Two pieces on why I still believe in the Arab Spring:
This talk at VeersStichting, Leiden, is my most personal. I spoke about identity and how that relates to both radicalization and to the refugee crisis in Europe, as well as my own experience.
Much of my current research is on the topic of radicalization, how it happens and how it can be prevented or fixed. I recently had the opportunity to present some ideas (which will be the foundation of another writing project) at the Universal Tolerance Forum.
You can find the skeleton description of the process here – more material coming soon.