The brutalities by terrorists have now claimed at least 173 lives. It is clear that the country is unprepared. Our intelligence agencies, our police force, our emergency response systems and our political leaders, our media — all of us are waking up to the new age of brutal, globalised terror. There is no point in endlessly blaming India’s system: It must be reformed. As part of this effort, the Hindustan Times.com and the IBNlive.com have tied up to launch the Citizens Against Terror Initiative. You can lend a hand.