Do Terrorist Attacks Cause Less Terror Now Than They Used To?

Published: Monday, December 4, 2017 - 2:02pm

(Photo by Noah Sussman - CC BY 2.0)
A poster on reporting suspected terrorism in New York City, 2007.

Do terrorist attacks cause less terror now than they used to? Are people maybe becoming desensitized to these attacks? The idea of ‘terrorism fatigue’ is one discussed in an article on Slate by my next guest.

Amarnath Amarasingam is a Senior Research Fellow at the Institute for Strategic Dialogue, and joins me to talk about it.

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