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As defined by the US FBI, 'the unlawful use of force against persons or property to intimidate or coerce a government, the civilian population or any segment thereof, in the furtherance of political or social objectives'
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Investigators' jobs have become tougher than ever because of the range of terrorist profiles and the growing number of potential suspects.
The suspects themselves didn't fit any existing terrorist profile.
Why is it that in Eugene and The Register-Guard, a terrorist profile of a Muslim is unacceptable, yet a terrorist profile of a transgendered person is?
See also David Cole, "Islam: Secrecy, Guilt by Association and the Terrorist Profile," 15 Journal of Law and Religion 267, 275 (2000-2001); "FBI Terror Probes Focus on Muslim," Washington Post, October 31, 1988, Al.