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VIDEO | 'The Voice' contestant used show money to fund ISIS reporting

Third-season Voice contestant Ben Taub is now the author of a New Yorker cover story that about European teenagers joining ISIS. There, Taub said, he met a father whose son had been recruited by ISIS who was trying to bring his child back. Both the teenager and his father are featured in the story, and, Taub notes that the teen was also on another reality show, Move Like Michael Jackson, when he was a boy. After his experience witnessing some of the Arab Spring, Taub said he returned to Princeton where he took a journalism course with a professor who also covers Syria for NPR and who guided him.

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