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How Fear Helps ISIS

“The product of terrorism isn’t death or destruction. It’s fear,” says writer and professor of foreign affairs Mark Danner. When we allow this fear to control our domestic policies, the terrorists win. Certain presidential candidates have been capitalizing on this fear and using it for their own benefit, to the detriment of the safety of the Americans they claim to be championing. In this video, top-notch counterterrorism experts debunk the culture of fear permeating this phase of the election cycle, and explain how we’re doing exactly what ISIS wants.