Café Thawra: Land Day - BDS Global Day of Action... →
Conférence Femmes en Résistances →
Geneva, April the 5th 2011
Silence on Tue
Ils n’ont plus de pain? Qu’ils mangent de la brioche!Marie-Antoinette, dont on connnaît la fin peu glorieuse (la guillotine, ça fait désordre) Ou on assassine si vous préférez. On torture allègrement, on casse des bâtons sur le dos de jeunes qui ont eu l’affront de remettre en cause votre pouvoir tout puissant, on fait craquer des os, on sectionne des veines, électrocute des...
Bear with me...
Yes please, bear with me for yet another rant. This time, it’s the Lebanese Ministry of Tourism that has annoyed me, and big time. Have you seen this ad? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Siovanti2u0 (For some reason, the Ministry has required that comments and embedding are disabled, huummmm why I wonder) So basically, the Ministry of Tourism is encouraging tourists to come to Lebanon based...
Lebanon: Women’s Anger At New Tourism Campaign ·... →
Café Thawra: What does it mean to be an academic /... →
Paola Salwan Facebook Page →
I’ve just created my Facebook Page, where I’ll be posting samples of my upcoming novel, updates, and news!
On Why We as Lebanese Women Should Support the... →
Café Thawra: Solidarity with the Women of Bahrain →
Half of Humanity
I am half of humanity. I am half of humanity, yet I’m very often treated like a second class citizen, if that. It seems as soon as I am born my fate is sealed by powers I don’t even know. I’m half of humanity, I have a special day created for me, they say it’s enough, they say I should stop demanding more from my life that the crumbs I’m being given, they say I...