Crying wolf? George Michael, author of ‘Lone Wolf Terror & the Rise of Leaderless Resistance’
The Sydney siege was the latest in a seemingly growing list of ‘lone-wolf’ attacks around the world. The rise of new media and technology like the internet has made it easier than ever for radical ideas to find fertile soil. Does the increasing popularity of such attacks signal a tactical shift in terrorism, or are they the result of isolated, ‘deranged’ individuals with personal grievances? Oksana is joined by George Michael, author of ‘Lone Wolf Terror and the Rise of Leaderless Resistance’, to unravel these issues.