ISIS jihadis may be sadists, extremists or perverts . . . but they are not naive

If you or I chose to join a ­terrorist group which gang-raped, ­massacred and beheaded its way across two countries, would we be allowed to turn around and say “Oops”?

MOST wars have two sides. If you are on the winning side then you get the benefits of winning. If you are on the losing side then you pay the price for losing.

But the UK Government’s Independent Overseer on Terrorism Legislation, Max Hill QC, has come up with a new idea.

If you are on the winning side you get to win. And if you are on the losing side then you win as well.

  • simus1

    Hill might have a brain tumour or perhaps Pope Evita Syndrome, another mysterious mental affliction. On the other hand, if this mindset is nothing new and was well known about this lawyer, the people who signed off on giving him the job are totally evil.

  • That this is even a discussion shows how far down British society has gone.

    I think that Britain is done.

  • felis gracilis

    On the other side of the channel, the French are no strangers themselves to the civilizational suicide impulse. But at least they seem to have a better grasp of reality than some of the English because they are apparently doing their best to make sure their nationals who are with ISIS are terminated on the battlefield, before they can get back to France.
    On the other hand, if he is insisting, let Max Hill QC operate the ISIS Naifs Re-Integration Centre out of his own home and see how that works.