FBI Speaks To New Jersey High School Students About Islamic State Recruitment
“The FBI has targeted Bergen County, New Jersey to stop Islamic State militants from getting a stronghold there.” An ISIS stronghold in Jersey. Got that?
And again we ask, what is the appeal? Theology. Period. And if the Obama administration refuses to recognize the motive and the ideology what impact can the FBI possibly have on these potential recruits?
“FBI speaks to New Jersey high school students about Islamic State recruitment,” (thanks to Jihad Watch)
This is interesting — that the FBI considers it enough of a possibility that the Islamic State could get a stronghold in Bergen County that it does this. It seems from this article that the presentation was given to all students — were the non-Muslim students warned about efforts to convert them to Islam, as such efforts would be a prerequisite for their susceptibility to the Islamic State’s appeal? Or would that have been “Islamophobic”?
“FBI Speaks To Bergen County High School Students About ISIS Recruitment Threat,” CBSNewYork, May 19, 2015:
HACKENSACK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — The FBI has targeted Bergen County, New Jersey to stop Islamic State militants from getting a stronghold there – and agents have been going to high school with a message.
Christine Sloan was there when agents visited a Bergen County school on Tuesday. An FBI intelligence analyst who did not wish to be identified spoke at the Bergen Arts and Science Charter School in Hackensack.
He warned students about a new threat – a sophisticated recruitment video trying to lure them into joining the terrorist group ISIS.
“There’s a role for everybody. Every person can contribute to the Islamic State,” a young Canadian man tells viewers in the recruitment video. “You can even come here and rebuild.” More