1. In what ways, if any, are American domestic terror groups and international terror groups forging common ties? Who are their common enemies? Please provide examples to support your answer. Also, you are encouraged to draw from independent sources to construct your answer.
2. To what extent has the internet become a tool for domestic terror groups? Where would you strike the balance between freedom of speech and communication via the internet to incite and organize violence? How aggressively should law enforcement authorities monitor the activities of suspected domestic terror groups on the web (i.e., what should they do)? Would your position remain the same if you knew that federal authorities would then be empowered to enhance their monitoring of you?
3. Explain how domestic terror organizations rely heavily on common criminal activities to conduct their business. What are some of the common crimes most associated with domestic terrorism? Please provide examples.
4. Describe the most significant findings or information contained in the Hamm report. What is significant about the findings you have identified? What implications for the criminal justice system are embedded in the findings you have identified? Explain.