Hidden Soldiers

The bulk of work which I have done in Palestine is centred around vulnerable women and, in this instance, female headed households.  One thing which I have always maintained draws me back to Palestine is the energy of the women there, some of whom I’m lucky enough to call friends.   During my last visit, […]

Pakistani In-laws

Faryal Makdoom’s outburst on social media, a couple years ago, accusing her in-laws of bullying caused much furore amongst people and has seen a somewhat mixed reaction.  The usual mutterings ofcourse that private family matters should stay private whilst others praise her for actions that very much go against Pakistani culture.   I can’t say it […]