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William F. S. Miles

William F. S. Miles, professor of political science at Northeastern University and the former Stotsky Professor of Jewish Historical and Cultural Studies there, is the author of “Zion in the Desert: American Jews in Israel’s Reform Kibbutzim.”

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Breaking Down ‘Boko Haram’

By William F. S. Miles

Understanding the name of the terrorist group responsible for kidnapping hundreds of schoolgirls in northern Nigeria offers clues about what needs to be done.