Fighting Terrorism by Combating Alienation, A Conversation with Ibrahim Rashid

The extremists tell you that is the result of your identity, this idea that because you are a Moroccan, a Belgian or Moroccan descent, you can’t integrate into society, or because you’re Arab-looking in France you’re not really French. This feeling of being other, that identity crisis, that these two identities are irreconcilable is something that extremists will exploit, the victimhood thing. They will say to these French kids, “you can’t be French because you’re Muslim.” [...]

April 12, 2017 // 0 Comments