Homeland Security

Create a PowerPoint presentation consisting of 8−10 slides (excluding the title slide, table of contents slide, and references slide) that meets the following requirements:

  1. Research and identify 2 specific terrorist groups

    • One (1) domestic terrorist group (examples: ALF, ELF, KKK, Aryan Nation, Black Liberation Army, Weathermen, Army of God)

    • One (1) transnational terrorist group (examples: Al Qaeda, Hezbollah, Hamas, IRA, Japanese Red Army JRA)

  2. Assess the similarities and differences between the two groups, in the following 5 specific areas:

    • Underlying ideology of the group

    • Specific goals the group is trying to achieve or grievances it is trying to redress

    • Kinds of targets preferred by the group

    • Specific terrorist tactics the group prefers to employ in furtherance of its goals

    • The rationale used by the group to justify its terrorist acts, and to explain why it thinks these acts will facilitate achievement of its stated end-goals