April 6th, 2015
53rd International Affairs Symposium presents “I Pledge Allegiance: Navigating the Threat of Foreign Fighters”
With the rise of transnationalism, citizens are leaving their nations to fight for a cause that they believe is just (such as Americans and Europeans going to fight for ISIS). Should governments act to ameliorate the perceived threat by revoking the citizenship of these foreign fighters? Or is the depiction of them as traitors overblown?