A few weeks before school began this year, I learned an important lesson about courage and strength. My teacher’s name was Sa’a. She is one of the 276 teenage girls kidnapped by Boko Haram more than 900 days ago. As she shared her story at a recent town hall meeting at the Arsht Center hosted by U.S. Rep. Frederica Wilson, she transported the audience to that frightful night.
Sa’a was just a couple of years older than I am now when it happened. She was studying for her final exams in her dormitory room late at night when she and the other girls heard gunshots and shouts.… Seguir leyendo »