"The time has come for us to be honest with ourselves and indeed each other." - That we have morons running our security policy making process.
You attempt to change-prevent cultural derived behavior by restricting online networks what still remains to continue to inform the same?
We are all faced each day with terror in our streets and when I say our I mean humanities.
It is not a new phenomenon and I assume stems from radicalism - "political orientation of those favoring revolutionary change". My perception is radicalism under a Democratic system does not necessarily need to lead to the utilisation of violence as a methodology for achieving change unless the very construct of Democracy is the significant value difference.
"The West can no longer afford to play the compassionate democrat when it faces an enemy which respects no ethical rulebook whatsoever."
Comment: Western kindness is killing democracy JP, By RICHARD KEMP, ARI HAROW 11/23/2015