Terrorism Investigation

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Terrorism Investigation
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  1. Terrorist Types (7)
    • Extremist
    • Insurgent
    • Guerilla
    • Militant
    • Comando
    • Criminal
    • Islamic Fundamentalist
  2. Define Terrorist
    a radical who employs terror as a political weapon
  3. Terrorist vs Insurgents
    • same tactics
    • same purpose
    • no uniforms
    • Terrorists do NOT operate openly
    • Insurgents attempt to sieze/hold territory
  4. Terrorists vs Guerillas
    • same tactics
    • same purpose
    • no uniforms
    • Guerillas operate openly
    • attempt to seize/hold territory
    • operate as a military unitd
    • sovereignty over areas & populations
  5. Terrorist vs Criminal
    • Both use violence to attain specific needs
    • Criminal have no message, not looking for public opinion, motivated by pesonal needs, just wants his & to escape quickly
  6. When, where, & what was the orgin of the word Terrorism?
    18th century, French Revolution, "regime de la terreur" meaning reign of terror
  7. French Revolution Leader's name?
    quote?
    year died?
    • Maximilien Robespierre
    • "is nothing but justice, prompt, severe, & flexible: it is therefore an emanation of virtue."
    • July 1794 by guilletien
  8. 3 types of terrorist moralities:
    • believe that society/law are true trrsts
    • guilt transfer type of tactics
    • see themselves as outlaws
  9. Narodnaya Volya said they....
    admitted they were terrst
  10. 1940's jewish group LEHI admitted....
    they used terrst tactics but said they werent terrsts
  11. 1960's Brazilian revolutionary Carlos Marighela said...
    we're urban guerrillas not urban terrorists
  12. 1970 United Nations could not establish policy regarding terrorists activities because...
    due to 3rd world countries
  13. the 4 US depts that have their own definition for terrorist:
    • DHS
    • Dept Of State
    • Dept Of Justice
    • Dept of Defense
  14. Terrorist Typologies:
    • Criminal
    • Psychic
    • War
    • Political
  15. Sicarri & Zealots
    • 77 BC uprising against Roman occupiers
    • open attacks & chemical warfare (poison water)
  16. Thugs
    • existed 1200 years
    • killed as many as 1 million people
    • secrecy was key to their success
    • terrorised middle east
  17. Fenian Brotherhood & the Irish Revolutionary Brotherhood
    • Founded in 1858 by John O'Mahony
    • against British rule
    • came from Ireland to US following the potato famine
    • secret society
  18. Klu Klux Klan
    • most evil secret society in the US
    • founded by Civil War Confederacy soldiers in Tennessee in 1865
    • Name derived from the Greek kylos meaning circle; Klan was added to balance the term
  19. 1st stage of the KKK?
    • (1865-1876)
    • secret & violent, organized to intimidate & spread fear among blacks
    • white hoods & robes
    • burned crosses
    • organizational structure
    • state=realms
    • county=provinces
    • individuals=dens
  20. 2nd stage
    • 1915-1944
    • Enemies includes catholics, jews, foreigners & organized labor
    • NO LONGER SECRET
  21. 3rd stage
    • 1960-1975
    • Renewed interest due to civil rights movement
    • purpose: to intimidate blacks & civil rights workers
    • main tactic: bombings (over 100 detonated)
  22. Modern day
    • labeled a 'terrorist organization' in 2003
    • Surge in membership in 2006 due to illegal immigration, gay marriages, & urban crime

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