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A new perspective!!

About a month ago i discovered that the   daughter Mathob in “Not without my daughter” has written a book herself, so I immediately found it on my library’s homepage and put in a sersevation (the book in English is called “The needful threads”, Sorry I could only find the Danish cover for it) 672 more words


Stories of Dynamic Women In Print and On Screen (Part One)

Chances are, Hollywood producers will find a way to turn young Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai’s triumphant story I Am Malala into a movie sooner than we all learn to pronounce her last name. 535 more words


Not Without My Daughter (Movie)

Not Without My Daughter (1991), directed by Brian Gilbert, is based on a true story of a woman who became trapped in Iran after she traveled there with her husband and daughter under the pretenses of a vacation. 186 more words

Movie Review

The books I am reading now…

Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom

A beautiful tale of a successful journalist getting the wisdom about life from his dying professor. 118 more words

Eggless Chocolate Cake with Inserted Lava

A Cultural Rhapsody

I was 17 when I read Not Without My Daughter by Betty Mahmoody. And it had a profound impact on me. I missed school and classes for two days, pretended sick and stayed at home to finish the book. 1,061 more words

Bake And Make

Is FX's New Show 'Tyrant' Racist?

“Tyrant,” a new TV series on FX, debuted this week. Set in a fictitious Arab country ruled by a dictator and plagued by violence, the show perpetuates one too many tired stereotypes about Arabs and Muslims. 12 more words