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I Want to Marry Her

My 102 class has been discussing the gender gap in education and how it affects agricultural productivity. To cap things off I showed a Ted talk… 359 more words


Of Extremists, Girls, and the Nobel Prize

Malala Yousafazi won the Nobel Peace Prize, an honor she shared with an Indian children’s rights activist. Yousafazi was a contender for the prize last year as well, after she was shot in the head by Taliban extremists in her native Pakistan. 709 more words

Ex Libris Online: I Am Malala


Review: I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai

Few of us can imagine receiving death-threats for something as benign as pursuing an education. 532 more words

Book Review

Her's Day Thursday

Today’s magnificent momma is Elizabeth Blackwell!

Elizabeth Blackwell was born in Gloucestershire, England in 1821. Her father, a sugar refiner, believed that all of his children—including his daughters—should be educated and have the same opportunities as anyone else. 321 more words

So Long, Sweet Briar.

My heart is breaking. I can’t imagine how I would feel, as a 20-or-so year old, finding out that my college, my home, my world, is closing. 554 more words

Random Thoughts

All the children should learn to read and write very nicely (letters 16 February, 1972 )


Letter to: Chaya — Calcutta 16 February, 1972

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My Dear Chaya dasi,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated January 29, 1972, and I have noted the contents. 404 more words

Prabhupada Quotes