Originally Posted by BatLobsterRises
To back that up, from Creative Screenwriting Magazine circa 2005:
Throw in the added fire of vengeance present when the LOS resurface in TDKR and you have the most dangerous threat possible for Gotham.
Great find! Its pretty obvious these films are very up to date in directly tackling modern issues.
I'd compare Ra's more to Che Guevara though & give Bane/Talia the Osama title.
Then again, Goyer didn't know at that point that a more extreme set of terrorists would be the villains of the third film.