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Thursday, 22 November 2007 01:08

Are You Hiring Terrorists?

Written by  Dr. Louis Rovner

Thousands of terrorists call the United States home. It has been estimated that hundreds of terrorist sleeper cells are scattered throughout our country, waiting for orders and instructions. For the weeks or months or years they may have to wait, all of these people need money to survive. Their income is not solely provided by their terrorist groups. Many, if not most, hold jobs in America. Their employers are potential targets of terrorist attacks directed against the company, its people, facilities, and computer systems. Even if these companies are not specifically targeted, they are indirectly (although unknowingly) supporting our enemies by providing a source of income for terrorists. “What kinds of jobs are there for mad bombers?” you might ask. The answer is surprising to many people. Terrorist organizations have become increasingly sophisticated, and they rely on the services of members who have a broad range of skills and experience. Between Osama