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[–] cky_stew 1 points 6 points (+7|-1) ago 

To be fair, you could make that type of argument against almost any topic.

"Everyone is talking about that 17 year old being crucified, but in North Korea there is mass genocide taking place"

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[–] blackblarneystone 2 points 0 points (+2|-2) ago 

i could, but i wouldnt because the two things are totally unrelated.

this case, they are both kids who are being abused by their government and institutions. they are both victims of bureaucracy. they are both teenage muslims. they are both being oppressed for nothing more than wanting to express themselves.

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[–] cky_stew 1 points 1 points (+2|-1) ago 

Fair enough, good point.

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[–] ginx2666 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

Even better - Saudi Arabia and US are allies.