How serious is the current threat of nuclear weapons being acquired and used in a terrorist attack and why?

***ANSWER EACH QUESTION 250 WORDS MIN EACH***

1.  Discussion Questions: How serious is the current threat of nuclear weapons being acquired and used in a terrorist attack and why? What lessons can we learn from this reading assignment? Include this as part of the conclusion for your posting.

2.  Discussion Questions: Describe U.S. intelligence oversight and if you think it is a sufficient process. If not, how should it be changed? Other than issues surrounding privacy and individual freedoms (addressed next week), describe some ethical considerations concerning gathering domestic intelligence and performing intelligence activities within the homeland.