Published on Nov 18, 2015
In the days following the November 13 terrorist attacks in Paris, President Francois Hollande said that France was at war with the Islamic State. Critics like Gilbert Mercier, author of “The Orwellian Empire,” say that the declaration is really just another way to advance the surveillance state in France. Mercier joins RT’s Lindsay France and discusses the root causes of terror attacks. Alex Mihailovich chimes in to discuss the recent terrorist threat in Canada.