You’ve most likely heard about the hundreds of Nigerian schoolgirls abducted by militant group Boko Haram. The kidnappings back in April sparked outrage across the globe, with many, including celebrities, demanding that “our girls” be brought back home.
But have you heard about the boys kidnapped in Syria? Probably not. The May 30 kidnapping of 186 Kurdish boys, ages 14 to 16, passed without drumming up any outrage or attention from the world’s hashtag crusaders.
Jumanji taught us that the scariest thing in the African jungle is the white guy with a gun.