A war of two worlds

Leo, John
September 2001
U.S. News & World Report;9/24/2001, Vol. 131 Issue 12, p47
Presents thoughts on the terrorist attacks on the United States in 2001. How the U.S. is in a global cultural war; Description of extremists and terrorists who may be responsible for the attacks; Way that the U.S. was shocked by the events; Restriction of counterterrorism operations that may be dropped; Speculation on how American will need to be re-shaped to cope with terrorists.


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