TORONTO — A newly released intelligence report warns that teenagers are being exposed to Islamist extremism in Canadian high schools.
In an Intelligence Assessment, the Canadian Security Intelligence Service says that in two recent cases, suspects charged under the Anti-Terrorism Act “appear to have been radicalized in part while attending Canadian secondary school institutions.” While high school years are a time of “exploration and idealism,” the report says “exposure to violent ideologies at this potentially vulnerable stage can set in motion a series of developments that can lead to actual acts of violence.” (Read more.)
Friday, February 17, 2012
Canadian Teens Being Exposed to Islamic Extremism
If the extremists are such a tiny minority in Islam, how come they have global influence, and how come they aren't immediately confronted by all the peaceful Muslims?