Chris Hedges: Refugee Trafficking is Big Business for ISIS


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Dandelion Salad

with Chris Hedges

RT America on Sep 18, 2016

On this week’s episode of On Contact Chris Hedges tracks the evolution of the kidnapping industry in the Middle East post-9/11 with Loretta Napoleoni, author of Merchants of Men: How Jihadists and ISIS Turned Kidnapping and Refugee Trafficking into a Multibillion-dollar Business. RT Correspondent Anya Parampil looks at the Islamic State’s involvement in the lucrative business of trafficking migrants fleeing from war torn lands.

From the archives:

Chris Hedges: Saudi Wahhabism a Tool of U.S. Foreign Policy

Chris Hedges: Human Trafficking: Exploitation of Women Still Rampant Worldwide

EU Refugee Crisis: Stop Illegal Wars, Don’t Blame the Victims by Finian Cunningham

Abby Martin: The Censored Reality Of The Refugee Crisis

European Refugee Crisis – The Anatomy of a Coverup

Lawrence Wilkerson: The Danger of a Clinton or Trump Presidency

John Pilger: It is the West that Created this Monster

Immigrants for Sale