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Least surprising news of the day: Guess what some are blaming for Boko Haram kidnappings

By Doug Powers  •  May 11, 2014 11:32 AM

**Written by Doug Powers

Terrorists from the al-Qaeda affiliated group Boko Haram continue to hold over 200 girls hostage after storming a school in Nigeria last month.

While some appeal to the jihadists’ human side with Twitter hashtag requests, others are saying the kidnappings are a clear sign that something needs to be done about… climate change.

Three examples I ran across this morning:

Think Progress:


Post at the CS Monitor:


The Guardian:


Well, blaming industrialization for terrorism is easier than pointing a finger at Hillary heading into 2016, and as a bonus it’ll give Harry Reid something else to blame on the Koch brothers.

Where in the world would anybody get such an idea, anyway?


“Top priority.”

**Written by Doug Powers

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