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ISIS and the Fish and Chip-Loving Jihadists

When captured British jihadists are asked what they miss most about home, they usually have the same answer.
Simon Cottee
1.29.19
War Zone

How the Islamic State Gets Its Drones

A sophisticated supply chain of shell companies, false identities, and IT entrepreneurs backed the Islamic State’s drone fleet.
Matthew Gault
7.14.18
Australia Today

A Sydney Charity Recruited a 19-Year-Old For ISIS

The teen was apprehended while trying to enter Syria and has been held in a Lebanon jail for nine months.
VICE Staff
6.7.18
Views My Own

Destroying ISIS Won't Save Iraq

Thanks to rampant ethnic factionalism and retaliatory violence, it's going to take a lot more than the Mosul offensive to change the toxic dynamic on the ground.
Sulome Anderson
6.2.17
News

How the Mums of Extremists Are Uniting Against ISIS

A mother who lost her son in Syria tells us how she's trying to keep other families from suffering the same fate.
Amelia Abraham
11.15.16
Narcomania

No, Your Drug Use Is Not Funding Terrorism

We often hear about "Jihadists flooding the west with heroin," or "ISIS making billions through drug trafficking"—but we rarely see much actual evidence.
Max Daly
9.21.16
Travel

How a Terror Attack Can Destroy an Entire Tourist Industry

Since the Sousse attacks of 2015, Tunisia's deckchairs have been empty and its hotels abandoned.
Henry Wismayer
8.5.16
Stuff

Eyes On the Sky: Striving For Accountability In the War On Terror

AIRWARS is fighting to keep a tally of the civilian victims of the war being waged on the Islamic State from above.
Bruno Bayley
6.21.16
PROHIBITION

How Football Survives on Islamic State’s Turf

Football is effectively banned in areas controlled by the Islamic State group. Nevertheless, the sport survives among defiant locals – and even some foreign jihadis.
Quentin Müller
4.5.16
Internet Exploring

Kylie Jenner Just Made the Commercial (Music Video?) of the Year

Presenting 'Glosses.'
Jabbari Weekes
3.31.16
Internet Exploring

Is Canada's Favorite Couple, Avril Lavigne and Chad Kroeger, Back Together?

Come back to us "Chavril!"
Byron Yan
3.11.16
Inside Outsider

How Extremism Looks When You're Young, Muslim, and Living in a Commission Flat

Some of my friends have dabbled in extremism over the years, so I asked around. What's the appeal for so many young men?
Mahmood Fazal
3.2.16
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