ISIS has become the leading supplier of the most potent drug in the world:
Further, Saudi Arabia is almost certainly one of their leading customers and they brought it on themselves.
More than half of Saudi Arabia’s men are under 21 and most of those boys have been given a religious education in a strict literalist tradition. Further, they’ve been kept in time capsule, protected from many of the changes influences the rest of us.
To young men like this, ISIS is pure historical heroin. It’s a jihad in the medieval tradition.
October 14, 2014
ISIS is the leading supplier of the most potent drug in the world
[Robb is not some armchair analyst. Read his biography. If his book (Brave New War: The Next Stage of Terrorism and the End of Globalization) were available from Audible.com I would put it next in my queue.
We live in interesting times.—Joe]