Islamic Global State : Terrorism

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Brantley Webb Professor Vickery English 102 5/8/2015 Islamic Global State The actual definition for the word terrorist is the following: a person, usually a member of a group, who uses or advocates terrorism. But then to go a step further terrorism is defined as, the use of violence and threats to intimidate or coerce, especially for political purposes (Terrorst"). Terrorist have been around for thousands of years and they will always be around. For example Iraq and Afghanistan are fraught with terrorism , that is based on the most extreme view of the Islamic religion. These extremists want to make all leaders of the world to be Islamic and they want to end all the involvement and influence from other countries on Islam (Ryan). These Islam extremist will not stop until they get what they want. They do not let anything stand in their way. There intentions are thought to be good only in their eyes. They are a cruel and ruthless group of people who have no tolerance of people who do not support their extreme beliefs. My knowledge of terrorists growing up was simply that they were the enemy; however I never understood why they did what they did. As I became older, I learned more and more about what was going on in the middle-east. I watched the news and heard about the terrorists killing Americans in cruel ways and thought how gruesome! I always thought that they were cruel just because that was their nature. I never really thought deep about why they did what they
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