150 Afghan schoolgirls have been poisoned in their classroom.
“For the life of me, I cannot begin to understand why this is something that is a debate within Congress. It is inconceivable to me now that we are in the process of a debate about something that has proven so effective and is clearly so needed for the future. It must be passed, and it must be passed soon.” That’s Attorney General Eric Holder on the Violence Against Women Act.
I have a piece in the Sydney Morning Herald today, about fairytales and romantic comedies.