Brave new programs to de-radicalize youth

With the rise of the Islamic State with their seemingly seductive social media posts and propaganda campaigns came the exodus of young people to fight for ISIS. With the mass exodus came the need to prevent them from drinking the Kool-Aid and leaving in the first place.

Enter Denmark, a nation with a daring new program that aims to understand the grievances that Muslim youth have with society and seeks to undo the damage done one conversation at a time.

Click to learn more at: BBC News

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