Monthly Archives: August 2013

Finding Peace in Palestine, by Pamela Olson

Finding Peace in Palestine by Pamela Olson I stumbled into Palestine at age 23, young, impressionable, and naïve about the ways of the world.  What I saw absolutely shocked me.  The way Palestinians were treated was traumatizing to witness.  It … Continue reading

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Don’t Weaponize My Panties. Please. by Adriana Paramo

Don’t Weaponize My Panties. Please. by Adriana Paramo I don’t know what disturbs me more: that India would consider fighting sexual violence against women by weaponizing their underwear or that the brains behind this device are not social scientists but … Continue reading

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Malala Yousafzai’s Journey to the UN, by Alexandra Kinias

Malala Yousafzai’s Journey to the UN by Alexandra Kinias Malala Yousafzai is a breath of fresh air in an environment polluted with gunpowder and radicalism. She is a spring blossom growing in a field of thorny bushes, only to be … Continue reading

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Peace. Peace, Brother. Peace Be Unto You. by Phyllis Barber

Peace.  Peace, Brother.  Peace Be Unto You. by Phyllis Barber There’s been talk about peace from time immemorial, yet there are times in all centuries and definitely in today’s world when peace seems a foreign, alien concept. Try reading an … Continue reading

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