We’ve been hearing a lot about the war on women, which is real enough. But...– Paul Krugman, The New York Times, “Wasting Our Minds.” Go read the whole damned thing. (via inothernews)
You won’t allow me to go to school. I won’t become a doctor. Remember this:...– Poem written by an 11 year old Afghan girl This poem was recorded in a NYT magazine article about female underground poetry groups in Afghanistan. An amazing article about the ways in which women are using a traditional two line poetry form to express their resistance to male oppression, their...