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Yemen is no stranger to crisis. Exposed to a regional proxy war between Iran and Saudi Arabia, plagued by an entrenched Al Qaeda affiliate, and divided by tribal disputes and a secession movement, the country has become a poster child for everything that can go wrong in the Arab world. 662 more words
Author: Parinoush Sainee, translated from Persian by Sara Khalili
Publisher: Little, Brown Group Book, 2013
This book spans the life of Massoumeh, an ordinary Iranian woman, who is passionate about learning but given her religion and her country’s political climate at the time, she is torn between following her desires for education and following the teachings of her culture, which discouraged girls from going far with school. 367 more words
Between yesterday and today the Italian State TV is airing a biographical mini-series about the famous Italian journalist Oriana Fallaci.
A messenger for the Italian Resistance as a teenager during WWII, Mrs Fallaci got a honor mention by the Italian Army at 14. 106 more words