It’s an accepted truth among terrorism experts that someone’s personality does not indicate whether they will become a terrorist
“As of now, there is no specific terrorist profile,” Jocelyn Bélanger, a professor at the Université du Quebec à Montreal who specializes in radicalization, told the Homeland Security News Wire earlier this year. “They come in all shapes and sizes.”
But a new report by Canada’s spy agency, the Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS), challenges that assumption, and argues that a common link between personality and terrorism “remains possible.”
The report may be read at the link below.