I’ve received several variations of this question since starting my “Question of the Week” series. Having never studied the terrorism issue, I’ve been ignoring those queries.
But I got several new emails on the topic after what happened in Boston, so I’m answering simply to make one point. There’s no way to create a perfectly safe, risk-free society.
That being said – and with the caveat that I have no expertise in this field, here are some random thoughts on the topic.
Libertarians want less interventionism around the world, and perhaps that will reduce hostility against the...