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The Limits of Redirection

Can Google succeed where politicians, imams, journalists, police officers, friends, and family have failed, in dissuading young people from joining ISIS, or other extremist groups? Jigsaw, a Google technology incubator, has joined forces with U.K.-based startup Moonshot CVE to do just that, as revealed at an event hosted in early September by the Brookings Institution. The method, called Redirect, is straightforward.
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