The best kept secret in this world is violence against women, though its not even a secret. It doesnt have to be.
Let me tell you what happened, Doug. I stopped seeing straight. My vision got poisoned. I never told you this, but when I came home from my first trip to this country, I looked at human beings in New York and I saw strange creatures.
I met Egyptian writer and theater artist Dalia Basiouny last year in Iraqi-Kurdistan, where we were both participants in Women in Action 2, an international conference organized by ArtRole. We were part of a group of women artists and activists from the Middle East and around the world.