John Seno

778 days ago

But in fact, terrorism is the weapon of the weak, and its very use demonstrates a certain level of desperation.

Why we think terrorism is scarier than it really is (and we probably always will)

vox.com

I am arriving in Brussels. The train from London is full of the usual Chinese tourists and bored businesspeople. The city doesn’t, contrary to the impression given by CNN, resemble Kabul. Rows and rows of untouched houses scream bourgeois calm (actually, they gently whisper bourgeois calm).