. Read/review the following resources for this act…

. Read/review the following resources for this activity: The Cold War ended over a decade  before the 21st century began. What was supposed to be a “Brave New  World” free of the threat of nuclear conflict and a long period of peace  and prosperity has been less than what was expected. Yes, communism as a  threat to the world and to the dominance of the United States and  capitalism has come to pass, but even though the threat of war from the  USSR never materialized (fully) a new threat did rise up to  challenge the U.S. and the West for control. The rise of radical Islamic  groups bent on destroying those they call infidels, especially the  United States and Western Europe have caused more than a little death,  destruction, and despair to a world hoping those threats had ended. For the initial post, address of the following: