Conduct an independent online search regarding the FBI’s Terrorist Screening Center (TSC) and the database known as the “terrorist watch list.” In a 1-2 page Word document, address the following prompts:
- Briefly summarize the concept of the terrorist watch list.
- Why was this database created?
- What are some of the advantages of the government using a single database to catalog information on individuals with ties to terrorism?
- What drawbacks exist with the terrorist watch list database? What have critics said about the watch list?
- How has the government modified its tactics to address concerns with the watch list?
Be sure to draw upon the concepts presented in this week’s reading and lecture. Cite all research sources using proper APA format.