Female Terrorists Contradict Stereotypes

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Much like their male counterparts, female terrorists are likely to be educated, employed and native residents of the country where they commit a terrorist act, according to new research published by the American Psychological Association.

The findings contradict stereotypes presented in previous studies that describe female terrorists as socially isolated and vulnerable to recruitment because they are uneducated, unemployed and from a foreign land, psychologists reported in a study published online in the APA journal Law and Human Behavior. These assumptions are not supported by evidence, according to the study authors.

“We discovered that some of the popular notions about female terrorists do not reflect what has occurred in the past,” said the study’s lead author, Karen Jacques, PhD. “A more realistic description is helpful because it provides insights into the social dynamics that might promote an individual’s involvement in terrorist activities.”…

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  • Terrorist BS

    Go to Washington and study the REAL terrorist that run this country. They are far worse than anyone we label as terrorists. Which are actually just people trying to defend their home, their land and their family’s from foreign invaders, AKA us. 

    “A more realistic description is helpful because it provides insights into the social dynamics that might promote an individual’s involvement in terrorist activities.” 

    Oh please! How about we stop invading them and killing them and they will stop studying how to seek revenge.

    Lets blow up a neighborhood in Iraq and then see if they welcome us with open arms when I show up and try and build a McDonalds. Sorry, I just killed your uncle and your brother, here’s a cheeseburger! Hmmm, now why did they shoot an RPG at my escalade….. Must be terrorists!  

    • Apathesis

       And a shitty cheeseburger at that!

      It surprises me people are still willing to join the military.  Fuck dying or killing for cowards too weak to do it themselves.

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