Is Boston a terrorism hotbed? Depends on whom you ask.
The Huffington Post - 06/24/2015
“It does seem like there’s been an uptick of terrorism in the Boston area and it’s of a special kind [Islamic terrorism] but we’re working with very small numbers here, ” said Northeastern University political science professor Max Abrahms. “People think they see important patterns that are not actually meaningful. I am unconvinced until the number of terrorist incidents in Boston grows or we observe interrelated incidents.”