Terrorism Quotes (3 quotes)
What is terrorism? Terrorism in some sense is a reaction against the creation of a type one [planet-wide advanced] civilization. Now most terrorists cannot articulate this. What theyre reacting to is not modernism. What theyre reacting to is the fact that were headed toward a multicultural tolerant scientific society and that is what they dont want. They dont want science. They want a theocracy. They dont want multiculturalism. They want monoculturalism. So instinctively they dont like the march toward a type one civilization. Now which tendency will win? I dont know, but I hope that we emerge as a type one civilization.
While no one can ascribe a single weather event to climate change with any degree of scientific certainty, higher maximum temperatures are one of the most predictable impacts of accelerated global warming, and the parallelsbetween global climate change and global terrorismare becoming increasingly obvious.
[O]ur long-term security is threatened by a problem at least as dangerous as chemical, nuclear or biological weapons, or indeed international terrorism: human-induced climate change. The impacts of global warming are such that I have no hesitation in describing it as a weapon of mass destruction. Like terrorism, this weapon knows no boundaries. It can strike anywhere, in any form