The role of Social Media in radicalisation and Terrorism

Terrorists groups such as the Al Shabaab have taken advantage of the open and ungoverned architecture of the Internet.

They have flooded online platforms with recruitment and radicalization content that get reposted and forwarded uncontrollably among Kenyan youth.

Common platforms in Kenya include WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, You Tube, Telegram among others.
TASK: Create a short video, Poem or song (Not more than five minutes) to illustrate:
i. How violent extremists use social media to recruit and radicalize the youth.
ii. How the youth can use online platforms to counter violent extremists’ narratives.