“48 Questions the FBI uses to determine if someone is a terrorist” The Intercept

The Intercept reports that the FBI has been using a secret questionnaire and scoring system to determine the likelihood of individuals radicalizing and committing violence. The ramifications of the survey have been critiqued and discussed since the discovery.  Karen Greenberg says, “set the civil liberties issues aside for a moment, and this says that we are grasping at straws to try to figure out what the factors involved in radicalization are. They are so individualized. How much will algorithms really tell us about the threat?”

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