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Film Report: (Highly Recommended by Susan Sacirbey, Diplomatically Incorrect) AFGHANISTAN’S YOUNG GIRL AS BARTER
Education in Afghanistan is part of the answer, but how many of the girls ever get to schoolhouse door? Girls frequently bear brunt of family needs & sometimes pay for perceived mistakes of other family members. Suraiya was effectively bartered to another family to compensate for her brother having eloped with the young woman of that family.
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/movie/afghanistans-young-girl-as-barter/31683Image

ImageERSIN FAIKZADE – APRIL’S DIPLOMAT ARTIST, By Susan Sacirbey
Through Facebook, I made the connection with Ersin Faikzade, a world-recognized singer and writer born in Turkey. After his mother was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis, Faikzade devoted himself to the sick & needy.  For his outstanding humanitarian services IHRC has designated him its “Ambassador of Goodwill for Humanity.”  –More & Website Links–
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/films/blog_post/ersin-faikzade-aprils-diplomat-artist/49536