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Terror is a matter of fact. Globally. Long before the attacks on the World Trade Centre on September 11, 2001, large parts of the world had lived with and resisted terrorisms that often masqueraded as liberation struggles. Sri Lanka, Bosnia, Rwanda, Northern Ireland, Algeria, Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, Palestine / Israel. In this anthology, women across the world speak out against terrorism, militarism and violence of all kinds, and analyse the links between aggressive masculinity, fundamentalism, war, global capitalism, politicized religion and ethnic nationalism. The contributions are from Susan Sontag, Anisa Darwish, Rohini Hensman, Barbara Kingsolver, Barbara Ehrenreich, Sunera Thobani, Dubravka Ugresic, Amira Hass, Neloufer Pazira, Robin Morgan, Rosalind Petchesky, Sonia Jabbar, Vandana Shiva, Martha Nussbaum, Madeline Bunting, Kamila Shamsie, Suheir Hammad, Ayesha Khan, and others.