March 10, 2017
'All Terrorists Are Muslims...except the 94% Who Aren’t'
The following piece covers both the FBI definition of the word “terrorism”; as well as the statistics or percentages which flow from such a definition. As for the title above: it was stolen from the Loonwatch website; though the same statistics have been cited by all sorts of other outlets (including CNN and Duke University). Indeed Loonwatch has another piece entitled 'Europol Report: All Terrorists are Muslims…Except the 99.6% that Aren’t', which deals with Europe, rather than the United States. Stats/Percentages The thing about an expert's citations of stats/percentages is that another expert -- or even another twenty experts -- could quite easily come along with just as many stats which work directly against all the positions and causes he's advancing. That's the thing about statistics -- they can be made to say just about anything. The fact is that Loonwatch, and to a lesser extent the FBI, are clearly using stats and...(Read Full Article)