The term “Islamist extremist” has become commonplace in our vocabulary. Understanding the background of extremist groups and the reaction from the international community is vital in defeating these groups. Boko Haram is an extremist group that caught the attention of the world when they kidnapped almost 300 girls and forced them into marriage and harsh labor conditions. This seminar outlines the establishment of Boko Haram, human rights atrocities occurring in Nigeria, and the response from the international community.StandardsCC.1.2.11–12.C - Analyze the interaction and development of a complex set of ideas, sequence of events, or specific individuals over the course of the text.CC.1.2.11–12.I - Analyze foundational U.S. and world documents of historical, political, and literary significance for their themes, purposes, and rhetorical features.
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This is a human rights curriculum for multicultural groups that focuses on ...
This is a human rights curriculum for multicultural groups that focuses on cultural exchange, universal human rights, human rights violations, and local community action. It consists of 4 interactive videoconferences, each with a short preparation activity and a discussion guide.