Tuesday, June 29, 2010

The Best First Course is Hunger

Taliban War Against females: http://www.state.gov/g/drl/rls/6185.htm
Here are some beautiful photos sent to me by a former student. These are children in an afghan village.
They are holding gifts we sent them. (to thank us!) Only because time has passed and i doubt any taliban are reading this, do i feel ok in posting them. I post to make real their life!
Real children who live under threat and oppression each and every day. While my diamond shoes are too tight and i had to wait in line for a table at coco-bolos yesterday...
Please consider-- the girls would not be able to learn to read, write or fly a kite! under taliban rule.  (The boys would not be able to fly a kite either.) If you have not flown a kite lately, or had your female child read you a story, consider your blessings and get on with living fully.
I wish i could post all the stunningly beautiful faces she sent, so intelligent and sweet. Check my homepage, we will bury them there somewhere...

more HERE: http://marysbeagooddogblog.blogspot.com/2011/09/women-war-and-peace-extended-preview-at.html
and updated here:

Actually, i took down the pics and put up just a few altered ones, so no one was recognizable. Maybe silly, but one never knows...

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