Jenny Hocking: Imprecision over the language of ‘terrorism’ and its application, leads to concerns that counter-terrorist security measures will be broadly targetted in ways that are neither appropriate nor efficient, ways that may impinge upon legitimate political agitation and dissent
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Douglas McQueen-Thomson: Language of War and War Through Language.
Paul James: Mainstream Western responses to global violence involve disturbing reassertions of nationalistic parochialism.
Simon Cooper: Political dissent, so-called un-Americanism and the erosion of civil liberties in the US
Guy Rundle: Can We See the Beginnings of a New Global Carve-Up and Crackdown?