1. The term lone-wolf terrorist has recently been used extensively in mass media. Discuss three characteristics of a lone-wolf terroist and explain why they are such a harmful threat to domestic and international security. What are the similarities and differences between a lone wolf terrorist and transitional terrorist cell?
2. Name at least one social media website that can be used by domestic terrorist groups. How are these groups using social media? have their efforts been successful? if so, how? if not, why?
3. The border patrol is using several different types of emerging technologies such as drones to counter terrorist along with the Mexican and Canadian borders. Explain How the use of drones is an effective counterterrorism strategy in the fight against terrorism in the United States.
4. Historically, why do so many variations of the concept of terrorism exist? Discuss two reasons and include a brief discussion on how terrorism is defined in the United States and aboard.