NEWS | Oct. 17, 2017

Webcast: Radicalization, Social Media, and Gender

By Maeghin Alarid

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In a fascinating narrative, researcher Maeghin Alarid explores the phenomenon of online recruitment and radicalization, from the perspective of the Islamic State’s use of social media to recruit women and sustain its extremist vision of a new Caliphate.  Alarid’s cutting edge research adds additional perspective to ongoing discussions and debate.