A Dutch ISIS Fighter Takes Questions on Tumblr

Jihadi TumblrUsually, by the time the public learns the names and biographies of Islamic State militants, or radicals from other groups who attack civilians, they are already dead, and so unable to speak for themselves, except occasionally in the ritualized form of martyrdom videos or manifestoes posted online.

This week, however, a Dutch citizen who says he is fighting on behalf of the Islamic State in Syria, and who documents his life in the self-proclaimed caliphate on Tumblr, has been taking questions from readers.

  • PapayaSF

    Notice this discrepancy?

  • pdxnag

    The baby’s name is Ordnance.

  • bob e

    a keen human interest story ..