Radicalization Problems Facing Guantanamo and American Prisons – The IPT blog

America’s jails are becoming a breeding ground for extremism, while many more prisoners released from the Guantanamo Bay detention center are turning to violence, according to a new op-ed by forensic psychiatrist Michael Welner. Problems ranging from basic statistical errors to a failure to see ideological violence in a different framework are creating a vast underestimation of Jihadist violence.