Who is Jesse Morton?

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29/08/2016 from Turkey

  • He ran the website called Revolution Muslim to recruit people.
  • He was a recruiter for Al Qaeda. Now he is hired as a fellow at George Washington university’s program on extremism.
  • Although countries like Britain have for years been putting former extremists to work in think tanks to provide authentic voices against radical ideology, Mr. Morton is the first former jihadist to step into this public a role in the United States.