Terrorist Activity

How to Define Terrorism Without Getting Political

Sheryl Saperia | Posted 08.27.2012 | Canada Politics
Sheryl Saperia

Earlier this month, the Supreme Court of Canada began hearing an appeal from Mohammad Momin Khawaja, a former Ottawa software developer convicted of several terrorism-related offences. Whatever the court's decision, defining "terrorism" and its related terms will continue to be controversial in Canada and across the globe.