In wake of ‘crude’ terror attack in Sweden, Washington Post turns its attention to common sense truck control

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One glaring problem with seeing terror attacks in terms of the weapons used is that eventually you consider the intended victims “lucky” that the terrorists tried to use pipe bombs rather than semi-automatic weapons or machetes instead of pipe bombs. After a man killed four people by drivinga truck into a department store in Stockholm, Sweden, Friday, the Washington Post took notice of severalrecent truckattacks, including the horrific Bastille Day attack in Nice, France that killed86 people. However, the paper stopped short of sending a reporter to a dealership to test drive one of these assault trucks and assess society’s need for large delivery vehicles.

What, exactly, are cities doing to prevent radicalizedtrucks from attacking and killing innocent people?

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