BOKO HARAM AS EXAMPLE - words by Zeynep Gulsah Capan, PhD.
There have been continuing discussions with respect to Charlie Hebdo attacks and one of the continuing references in discussing the attacks was Boko Haram. This happened mainly through pointing out that while Charlie Hebdo had become a ‘turning point’, an ‘event’ what was being done by Boko Haram was hardly making the headlines. There was no hashtag campaign going on, there was no solidarity marches around the world, there was nothing. These were all true of course, there is a hierarchy that we attribute to issues whereby one becomes a historical turning point and the other one is forgotten…

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