“…It is no use, he says, hoping the problem will go away, or relying on our political leaders in the West to sort it out.
“Their maximum length of concentration is until the next election, so there is a culture gap with these religious extremists. They are in a time system where the minimum unit of currency is a decade, and they are comfortable looking at things in centuries. Right now, a long-term problem is meeting short attention spans in the West.”
I do not believe he is as optimistic as that headline statement implies. Your mileage may differ.