“Terrorism” Is a Sexy Word

The word “terrorism” is now used to justify all the violence a government can conceive.

Russia has already become the biggest source of terrorism in the world, and no other terrorist power leaves behind so many deaths. This must be recognized legally. The world must act. Russia must be recognized as a state sponsor of terrorism. — Volodymyr Zelensky, President of Ukraine, September 15, 2022

President Zelensky’s recent declaration of Russia as a terrorist nation has reminded me of…

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J. Andrew Shelley

J. Andrew Shelley

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A builder who writes about organizations, politics, and people striving for a better world. Book: American Butterfly