What causes rebel recruitment? Into the mind of a former jihadist

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Originally published November 21, 2016 Author:  Barbara Magalhães Teixeira* The TED Talk of Manwar Ali, filmed in April 2016, touches upon a central subject in Peace and Conflict Research: rebel recruitment. He is a former jihadist that shares his experience of joining a rebel group and risking his life for a cause. Through his testimony, […]