At the Zaatari camp’s main market, young refugees gather after school at an internet cafe run by another young refugee. The choice between school and work is a difficult one, and experts point to both unemployment and lack of education as increasing vulnerability to recruitment by militants. (Photo by Alisa Reznick)

At the Zaatari camp's main market, young refugees gather after school at an internet cafe run by another young refugee. The choice between school and work is a difficult one, and experts point to both unemployment and lack of education as increasing vulnerability to recruitment by militants. (Photo by Alisa Reznick)

At the Zaatari camp’s main market, young refugees gather after school at an internet cafe run by another young refugee. The choice between school and work is a difficult one, and experts point to both unemployment and lack of education as increasing vulnerability to recruitment by militants. (Photo by Alisa Reznick)

Alex Stonehill

Alex is a cofounder and editor of The Seattle Globalist. He's a visual journalist whose work has been published by PBS, The Seattle Times, FRONTLINE/World and the Seattle Weekly.  Alex teaches journalism in the University of Washington's Department of Communication and recently directed the documentary film Barzan.

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