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Part 2: Encountering & Resisting Hierarchy

Part 2: Encountering & Resisting Hierarchy

When I entered high school, I looked forward to greater 'freedom', with less (or maybe none) of the coercion that was such an integral part of life in primary school. Whereas there was less 'monitorin
Last Updated on Sunday, 15 July 2007 11:27

Divorce on the Rise in Kurdish Iraq

Divorce on the Rise in Kurdish Iraq
Following the changes in Iraq after the 2003 invasion, most regions became isolated from one another. especially central Baghdad. Consequently, the Kurdistan regional government in northern Iraq tried
Last Updated on Tuesday, 10 July 2007 13:11

Pakistan Cyclone Aftermath

Pakistan Cyclone Aftermath
The inhabitants of this region were living in mud-brick houses because of their poor standard of living. Those houses could not endure the floods and turned to desolate fields of dried mud and uproote
Last Updated on Monday, 09 July 2007 21:26

Paella (Mexican)

 Paella (Mexican)
There is an old story of how the Moorish kings' servants made rice dishes by mixing the leftovers of royal banquets in large pots to take home. It is said by some that that word paella originates from
Last Updated on Tuesday, 10 April 2012 12:53

Living With the Enemy

Living With the Enemy
"There's a rebel in my house and he thinks I'm the enemy. I feed, clothe, and send him to school, and all I get are his daily scowls more especially when I say his room smells like the toilet and his
Last Updated on Sunday, 08 July 2007 12:22

The Outdoors Awaits!

The Outdoors Awaits!
Your children have spent most of the year within the walls of their school, studying, revising, and taking exams. Does it really have to be that time of the year, when school breaks up for a long holi
Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 July 2007 12:38

Turkish Baklava With Nuts

Turkish Baklava With Nuts
In Turkey, today one can hear a common expression that says: "I am not rich enough to eat baklava and boerek every day", but it is just a saying…now it is everyone's' dessert...
Last Updated on Monday, 20 February 2012 14:44

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