Reply to post: Re: Risk vs benefit

What do UK and Iran have in common? Both want to outlaw encrypted apps

Champ

Re: Risk vs benefit

This gets to the very nub of the argument - have an upvote.

I maintain that the only response to terrorism is to say to the terrorists "Is that all you've got?" They'll have a hard time murdering all 60 million people in the UK. Or ~300 million in the US and/or EU.

You only have to fly anywhere nowadays to see that "the terrorists have won". Trying to counter-terrorism immediately concedes the agenda to the bad guys.

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