Ecuador Bombing Survivor was No Accidental Tourist

Vladimir Torres
Published: Wednesday, 03/19/2008 12:00 am EDT

We all want to change the world, and there's no better time to try than in our university years. Youth is—or so goes the widespread belief—synonymous with freedom, carelessness, rebellion and questioning the status quo. But to what extent can idealism—or naïveté—be used as an excuse to explain involvement in criminal activities?

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