Huffington Post - about 2 months
"However sugar-coated and ambiguous, every form of authoritarianism must start with a belief in some group's greater right to power, whether that right is justified by sex, race, class, religion, or all four. However far it may expand, the progression inevitably rests on unequal power and airtight roles within the family." -- Gloria Steinem, Human Rights Leader
Beauty Bites Beast, my book and now my movie, is all about authoritarianism as expressed through violence against women, and by extension any underdog. If you'd told me decades ago that I would be presenting my work at the International Islamic University of Islamabad (IIUI) in Pakistan, I would have called you deluded. How could that possibly happen?
Friendship, my friends, friendship. In these uncertain and frightening times for many of us -- even Trump voters of whom I suspect some are now musing, "What have we done?" although loathe to admit it -- friendship is more important than ever.
So how did friendship land me,
Huffington Post article