Monday, July 27, 2015

Counterterror expert: “deradicalization” is “practically impossible”

Counterterror expert: “deradicalization” is “practically impossible”:

Ganor is quite right in saying that “deradicalization” doesn’t work: many such programs are based on the premise that the true teachings of Islam are peaceful, and so all that needs to be done is show the jihadis how they’re misunderstanding the Qur’an and overlooking its teachings of peace, and all will be well. But […]