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Terrorism is the process of using fear as a means of coercion. It is used as a tactic of groups hoping to force a change to meet their ideological values. Individuals who carry out acts of terrorism are known as terrorists.

Terrorism had largely disappeared from Earth by the mid 21st century. A number of terrorist groups, including the Alliance for the Twelfth of November and the Irish Republican Army joined forces to try to capture a pair of Vulcans stranded on Earth in 2045; their failure and eventual deaths and arrests led to the end of their organizations. (TOS novel: Strangers from the Sky)

In the 23rd century the Klingon High Council maintained a zero-tolerance directive on terrorism. Acting under this directive, in 2267, Kor, son of Rynar ordered two-hundred Organians be rounded up and executed in response to the Organians aiding the escape of James T. Kirk, who he considered to have carried out a terrorist act in the sabotage of the Klingon's ammunition depot. When Kor's first officer Kahlor, son of Kolox questioned the honorability of slaughtering two-hundred innocents Kor noted the High Council directive and pointed out that "today's terrorist is tomorrow's revolutionary". (TOS comic: "Against Their Nature")

In the 24th century the search for the Stone of Gol revealed the VIM to be a "terrorist movement." (ST roleplay module: All Our Yesterdays: The Time Travel Sourcebook)

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