war on the rocks

America Jihadist Travelers

February 8, 2018

Episode Notes:

Experts have estimated that up to 300 Americans have travelled to join the Islamic State since 2011. There were likely as many reasons they went as there were people who went. This week, George Washington University’s Program on Extremism released a report on a significant number of these individuals. Jason talks with Seamus Hughes, deputy director of the Program on Extremism and a coauthor of the report.