Political Terrorist


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Political Terrorist

A person or group that commits violent acts to make a statement or achieve some end. Acts of political terrorism may make it difficult to conduct business in the area in which they occur. See also: Political risk.
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Political terrorist groups can also be motivated by a single issue, such as the environment, animal rights, abortion, and other issues.
These interviews, in addition to exclusive photographs and prison letters, chronicle the dramatic change McVeigh underwent as he transformed into a 27 year-old hate-filled political terrorist from an out-going and intelligent eight year old.
Despite the political terrorist content, this is in no way a political film.
German vet Volker Schlondorff makes a belated but powerful return to form with "The Legends of Rim," a dramatically gripping study of a West German '70s political terrorist who ends up in the trash can of history.
Apparently, a political terrorist group he was involved in had promised him $50,000 if he set up a base in England, and I was his passport.
Unlike organized political terrorist groups, ALF terrorists usually do not emerge in any well-defined form.
It's been partially implanted with the psychological makeup of a political terrorist who previously killed disgraced cop Denzel Washington's wife and daughter.