A couple of stupid kids kill several people with home-made explosives. The correct response would be to send the police after them, and otherwise ignore them. They just don't matter in the greater scheme of things. But there are powerful political and commercial forces in America and elsewhere who prefer to sow fear and panic in order to increase their power. That's why Boston was placed on "lockdown", that's why such a big deal is being made of this minor criminal matter. The goal is, as always, to create a fearful, docile public.
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from the article: The Boston bombers have already scored a tremendous victory for terror