“A victim of nuisance youths has described how he waits in terror for what they will do next.”
“At nineteen, Jeremiah McAuley was a thief and the terror of the New York waterfront.”
“In this harrowing description of the Middle Passage, Olaudah Equiano described the terror of the transatlantic slave trade.”
The deliberate commission of an act of violence to create publicfear through the suffering of the victims in the furtherance of a political or social agenda.
The use of unlawful violence against people or property to achieve political objectives.
A form of psychological manipulation through warfare to the purpose of political or religious gains, by means of deliberately creating a climate of fear amongst the inhabitants of a specific geographical region.