Millennial Couple Bikes Through ISIS Territory to Prove ‘Humans Are Kind’ and Gets Killed


#1

I almost feel sorry for them, being so naive.
They must have believed Marie Harf saying ISIS just needed jobs.

I guess they got to celebrate diversity and meet new, interesting people.

And then they met ISIS.

Adult-children who feel free to construct fantasies, blind them to inconvenient realities.
To compensate, they idealize the targets of their misdirected and pathological caring.

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https://www.pluralist.com/posts/1824-millennial-couple-bikes-through-isis-territory-to-prove-humans-are-kind-and-gets-killed


#2

This is true though; plenty of people work for ISIS as mercenaries, as there’s little to no one else hiring.

The Taliban does the same thing; and we out-compete them by paying people more.

This however does not mean people are any less inclined to kill-- they may even be expecting bonuses for downing wayward-foreigners who deaths will make headlines.