picture: Self-immolation by women in Afghanistan
1st Prize Contemporary Issues Singles
This post is not about an American television comedy-drama series.
“HERAT, Afghanistan —
Even the poorest families in Afghanistan have matches and cooking fuel.
The combination usually sustains life.
But it also can be the makings of a horrifying escape:
from poverty, from forced marriages, from the abuse and
despondency that can be the fate of
picture by Lynsey Addario for The New York Times
There’re several organizations helping Afghan women.
How about donating a xmas money instead of buying to yourself,
don’t you have enough already?