The fail-safe excuse any government official will give to you as a justification for their horrific treatment of peaceful people is “terrorism”. The cowards in government can stand behind that word, which works as some kind of ‘accountability shield’.
They strip you of your rights, your dignity, your clothes (TSA body scanners), and even your life… but it’s okay… because when it comes to “terrorism”, better safe than sorry, right?
Well, here are a few facts about your actual risk of death by terrorism, that I put in an easy to read infograph.
Turns out you’re more likely to be killed by the people you pay to protect you from terrorists.
8 times more likely.