Discussion

1. What are the primary initiatives implemented as a result of the PATRIOT Act, their impact upon civil liberties, and whether steps taken in the USA Freedom Act addressed them in an effective manner.

2. The use of encryption in cell phones and the inability by counterterrorism agencies to access such information was highlighted in the aftermath of the San Bernardino, CA attacks. Regarding this issue, do you feel access to such information is an infringement on one’s civil liberties? How do you believe government can best balance security and civil liberties regarding this and related issues?  

Instructions: Your initial post should be at least 350 words. 

2. CO-1: Describe the psychological and behavioral factors of terrorism.

CO 5 – Summarize behavioral and psychological factors associated with disengaging from terrorism.

Information this week centered upon the various reasons and ways in which an individual may no longer be involved in terrorist activities. What do you feel are the primary behavioral and psychological factors associated with why one seeks to disengage from such a lifestyle? Concerning de-radicalization efforts, how would you summarize the programs covered by Horgan and Braddock and the behavioral changes they seek to accomplish?

Instructions: Your initial post should be at least 350 words

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