Posted on 03/30/2019 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
Anyone who consumes daily news probably doesn’t need an expert to tell them that extremism seems to be on the rise.
That said, J.M. Berger has written or co-written two books on the topic — Extremism and ISIS: The State Of Terror — which gives him extra insight into what brought us here and what has helped the hatred to thrive.
Berger and Terry Gross discuss how the New Zealand massacre serves as a chilling example of these trends on Fresh Air; you can listen to their conversation below or read a transcript on NPR’s website.
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