Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Video: Malalai Joya at the Northeast Socialist Conference

Malalai Joya is an anti-occupation activist and former member of Afghanistan's Parliament.
In 2005, she became the youngest person ever elected to the Afghan parliament. She was suspended in 2007 for her denunciation of warlords and their cronies in government. She has just written her memoir, “A Woman Among Warlords: The Extraordinary Story of an Afghan Woman Who Dared to Speak Out.”

Friday Oct 23rd:
Courtesy of Democracy Now
http://www.democracynow.org/blog/2009/10/27/malalai_joya



Today (Oct 28th)
Democracy Now Interview
http://www.democracynow.org/2009/10/28/a_woman_among_warlords_afghan_democracy