Tag: Islamic Extremism

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I admit that I am starting to lose patience with the lies. I am sick of hearing that these are “one-offs” and “lone wolves” and “sick” people. This story really drives it home. These people are willing to do literally anything to win their war with the normal world. There is just no way to […]

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The headline says “Extremism is on the rise among Swedish teenagers.” What it does not say is what form the extremism takes. In fact, if you read the article, no description of the extremism appears anywhere in the first four paragraphs. (I was reading the article with my fingers crossed, hoping it would be extremism […]

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When it is suggested that perhaps there’s something peculiar about Islam in comparison with other religions/worldviews/philosophies that leads to so much violence and oppression around the world, we are often advised to consider Indonesia. That nation hosts the largest Muslim population… and its Muslims are so much more relaxed! Okay, let’s consider Indonesia. Y’all know […]

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We’re From the FBI and We’re Here To Counsel You

 

shutterstock_243018994Via the Wall Street Journal, the FBI is launching a new program intended to use counseling and intervention-style techniques to combat ISIS:

Proponents of the intervention model say it provides a possible “off ramp” from radicalization and addresses a hard truth: The FBI cannot effectively investigate all of the thousands of Americans who are believed to be interested in Islamic State, also known as ISIS…

It continues: