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WHEN HONOR DIARIES BECOMES A REALITY IN WOMEN’S LIVES

It’s no secret that I believe passionately in the message of Honor Diaries (www.honordairies.com) and I know that even after a year the message is very relevant to women worldwide. But when it personally impacts someone’s life, then I know … Continue reading

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“THE PRICE OF HONOR” A FILM BY NEENA NEJAD AND XOEL PAMOS

Being an activist for Women’s Rights and a recent participant in the award-winning documentary Honor Diaries, anything related to the issue of honor based violence is compelling. So when I heard about the film The Price of Honor, I was … Continue reading

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HONOURING GIRLS

HONOURING GIRLS…. It was a great honour to be invited to attend The Girl Summit in UK which was hosted by the UK Government and United Nations Children’s Fund. http://www.girlsummitpledge.com But before I got there, I had to get a … Continue reading

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My response to Sheema Khans article in Globe and Mail

(The Globe did not publish my response so here it is for all to read) ————————————————————————— Response to: We can end honour killings, but not with films by anti-Muslim zealots by Sheema Khan, Special to The Globe and Mail, Published … Continue reading

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CANADA EMBRACES HONOR DIARIES

Honor Diaries is a brilliant award-winning documentary which deals with the plight of women in Muslim Majority societies who face honor based violence in the form of honor killings, Female Genital Mutilation and forced marriages. The documentary features nine women … Continue reading

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HONOR DIARIES – MORE THAN A FILM, A MOVEMENT FOR CHANGE

Award winning documentary Honor Diaries http://www.honordiaries.com had its global launch in March. Honor Diaries was screened in Chicago, Los Angeles, Washington, New York and at the Human Rights Council in Geneva. Its Toronto screening is on March 30, 2014 at … Continue reading

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THE HONOR DIARIES ROAD SHOW

THE HONOR DIARIES ROAD SHOW – not just a movie but a movement! I started in Washington at the National Press Club http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/npc-newsmaker-program-amidst-growing-concern-over-honor-violence-in-europe-congresswoman-ngos-women-take-on-issue-in-washington-248873151.html where there was a press conference on Tuesday 11 March at 12:30pm. It was well attended. We … Continue reading

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