‘A training in violence’: the connecting line between France’s ‘war on drugs’ and jihadism | Curio

‘A training in violence’: the connecting line between France’s ‘war on drugs’ and jihadism

24 mins | May 28, 2017

France has seen increasing jihadi attacks over the past few years, and people have been debating the cause for this. Novelist and award-winning journalist Johann Hari, writing in Open Democracy offers us a different view – and shows us that there may well be a connection between France’s “war on drugs” and the growing jihadism; and that there is an alternative means of tackling the problem.

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