Category Archives: Nigeria

Marines Arresting Boko Haram


Click on CNN for the interview of the girl who escaped  Click on U.S. Marines for that article.    I also watched Fareed Zakaria.  He had on Nicholas Kristof and Eliza Griswold(I am ordering her book The Tenth Parallel from … Continue reading

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Things Missing on CNN


Both stories are tragedies, and I am being sarcastic, but watching CNN you have two missing stories, Malaysian Flight 370, and the missing girls in Nigeria.  Noticing a pattern, but not a good one.  

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Kidnapped Nigerian Girls, Why Should I Care?


Well, not just why should I care, but why should all of us care?  I may not have daughters, but I have nieces.  If this happened to them, I’d be searching those woods by myself if need be, (and I … Continue reading

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More on the Kidnapped Girls in Nigeria.


I wasn’t going to post this.  A friend posted a picture on Facebook, which I shared on my page, but Anjali encouraged me to do this so I am. When I saw the Nightly News on PBS last night, I … Continue reading

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