This State Dept. Official Who Lived In Pakistan Tells Us Why People Become Islamic ExtremistsWhy Do People Become Extremists?
What makes someone become an Islamic extremist? Is it poverty? Lack of education? A search for meaning? This is the question lingering in the head of countless Americans who can’t fathom why anyone would wrap a bomb on their body with the intent to kill others along with themselves.
Haroon Ullah, a senior State Department advisor and a foreign policy professor at Georgetown University, shares what he discovered while living in Pakistan. You want to hear his opinion.
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