There is considerable emotionality and concern over the tragic events in Paris, but how can we explain the issue? The events in Paris on the night of Friday 13 will go down in history as one of the most horrific acts of organised violence in the country. Eight terrorists in six separate attacks unleashed a wave of terror that has traumatised a nation and shocked the world. It is also the day when France experienced its first suicide attack.
Read more in my piece in the New Internationalist.