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Dr Tim Wilson, is the Director of The Handa Centre for the Study of Terrorism and Political Violence, at the School of International Relations at the University of St Andrews.
We live in a world that is changing fast, where technological advances occur with increasing rapidity, and where standing still is tantamount to moving backwards.
Our man Craig Smith was among those attending T in the Park over the weekend. Here he reflects on a controversial few days.