Archive for February 23rd, 2009

NYTimes.com had a short documentary on the education for women in Swat Valley, Pakistan which I must admit was, for me at least, quite moving. I understand this is a delicate issue, and we have to be careful not to take a paternalistic attitude, however I also found it incredibly refreshing to at least hear from the young girls we generalize about all of the time. I thought the piece was interesting and inspiring, and really showed the resistance and strength of the young girls. I dunno. Thought it was cool, but what do you think? Check it out.

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