Sympathy for the "Bad Guy"

"Miro, The Terrorist With a Conscience"

"Journeys into Terror"


Janet Reitman's, Rolling Stone piece (March 25, 2015) "The Children of ISIS" explores the allure of extremist choices for some American teens. 

"Girl interrupted: How Patty Hearst's kidnapping reflected and ravaged American culture in the 1970s" by Caitlin Flanagan, in The Atlantic, September 2008 addresses public sentiment around the image of a victim versus a criminal. 

Sympathy for the "Bad Guy"