In The Wake of the Boston Marathon Bombing, Few Details Emerge

A short time ago, I watched the latest presser on the Boston Marathon bombings yesterday that left 3 dead and countless injured. Details released, though sparse, have alluded to ““pressure-cooker” devices that sent sharp bits of shrapnel flying into victims in the vicinity of the blast.” Surgeons at several Boston hospitals told … Continue reading

In The Land of Violation And Healing

A few days ago, I watched an interview with Angela Jolie about her new movie – first directed movie – In the Land of Blood and Honey. I was so deeply moved to witness her talking about wanting to open a discourse about the rape of women used as a … Continue reading