“My mother comes from a vanished world, a place and a time that no longer exist. I have always thought of her as a visitor stranded here; an emissary from… Read more Remembering Gloria Vanderbilt →
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You can tell people of the need to struggle, but when the powerless start to see that they really can make a difference, nothing can quench the fire.” Leymah Gbowee, Mighty… Read more Mighty Be Our Powers: How Sisterhood, Prayer, and Sex Changed a Nation at War →
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Tracking Down Mortenson’s Schools In Pakistan – Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty © 2011. Here is an update on Dr. Greg. It will take time to find the truth and the debate continues!
Opinion | Greg Mortenson — after the tea has been spilled | Seattle Times Newspaper. The blogs and twitters are frantically trying to put the pieces together! Truth can be complex and ambiguous. In the end, I always look at outcomes, the facts, the realities. The truth is that girls received an education. I hope that truth continues.