Roundtable discussion sponsored by Foreign Affairs, on John Mueller's recent article saying that the homegrown terror threat is vastly overstated. Interesting to see how this discussion differs from the range of acceptable opinion among politicians.
James Fallows is a staff writer for The Atlantic and has written for the magazine since the late 1970s. He has reported extensively from outside the United States and once worked as President Carter's chief speechwriter. He and his wife, Deborah Fallows, are the authors of the new book Our Towns: A 100,000-Mile Journey Into the Heart of America, which has been a New York Times best seller and is the basis of a forthcoming HBO documentary.