The Globe of Villages: Digital Media and the Rise of Homegrown Terrorism

  title={The Globe of Villages: Digital Media and the Rise of Homegrown Terrorism},
  author={Feisal G. Mohamed},
  pages={61 - 64}
We have been told that the August 2006 plot to attack several U.S.-bound flights departing from London's Heathrow Airport was hatched largely by Muslim Britons. This is becoming a familiar story. Earlier this summer, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police foiled a homegrown Toronto cell in its attempt to blow up Parliament with a fertilizer bomb similar to that used by Timothy McVeigh in the Oklahoma City bombing. The July 7, 2005, attacks on London buses and subways were carried out largely by… Expand
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