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War on girls

Women are freedom fighters

The world is watching as efforts continue to rescue more than 200 girls kidnapped a month ago from two boarding schools in Nigeria.
The militant group Boko Haram is a fighting force of thousands of men who believe Western education is evil and corrupts the morals of Muslims — especially girls.
It’s not the first time this has happened. A year ago, Boko Haram kidnapped women and children, including teenage girls, then traded them for members’ wives and children who had been arrested. Both times, the terrorists first threatened to treat the hostages as slaves, and marry them off, following ...


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