Opinion

Sometimes, there are no tools to stop terrorism

Orlando didn't happen because the police screwed up. Nice didn't happen because the police screwed up. They happened because these things happen now, and they happen anywhere.

Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale, pictured here in a file photo, said in a statement "Canadians can be confident that whenever credible information is obtained about a potential terrorist threat, the RCMP, CSIS and other police and security agencies take the appropriate steps to ensure the safety of this country and its citizens." The Hill Times Photograph by Jake Wright

By PAUL WELLS

PUBLISHED : Friday, Aug. 12, 2016 12:58 PM

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