Chapter 21: Discussion

View the below videos Dining With Terrorists – Death of the Freedom Fighter – Pt 1 and 2:

Duration: 9:45

Duration: 13:16

Al Jazeera English. (2009, February 3). Dining with terrorists – Death of the freedom fighter – Pt 1 and Pt 2. [Video]. YouTube.

Parenthetical citation: (Al Jazeera English, 2009)

Narrative citation:  According to Al Jazeera English …



Using key terms and concepts from the textbook chapter and the videos answer the following questions:

  1. What is the difference between a “terrorist” and a “freedom fighter”? Explain.
    • You must use two actual case examples (one of each).
  2. In either instance is terrorism/acts of violence justified? Why or why not?

Make sure to:

  • Write a short essay of at least 500 words. [POST YOUR WORD COUNT AT THE END OF YOUR MAIN POST.]
  • Use key terms and concepts from the reading and the videos.
  • Use concrete examples/details and avoid generalities.
  • Address all questions.
  • Use proper grammar and punctuation.
  • You should research the topic and cite your sources.
  • Do not plagiarize.


Parenthetical citation: (Swanson et al., 2019)

Swanson, C., Chamelin, N., Territo, L., & Taylor, R. (2019). Criminal investigation (12th ed.). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill.