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De-radicalisation and the ‘authentic voices’ of reason

March 28th, 2015

Episode 74 of 147 episodes

How do you turn people away from joining extremist groups like Islamic State? In the second of a two-part special investigationSarah Dinglereveals the programs being run by Muslim community groups in Australia with no government support, and she tracks down a former violent extremist who’s trying to de-radicalise young Muslim jihadists.