After the Khmer Rouge killed both her parents, Theary Seng and her surviving family trekked across the border for Thailand (November 1979) and emigrated to the U.S. one year later. She wrote the book Daughter of the Killing Fields, (London 2005). Fierce, highly intelligent, courageous, and beautiful, Theary Seng has dedicated her life to finding and forwarding … Continue reading
Nobel Peace laureate Jody Williams brings tough love to the dream of world peace, with her razor-sharp take on what “peace” really means, and a set of profound stories that zero in on the creative struggle — and sacrifice — of those who work for it. http://www.ted.com
Wikileaked leaked Afghanistan war logs and Noah Shachtman wants you to know what they don’t show because he was there. Read his post My War, WikiLeaked: Why the Public (and the Military) Can’t Count on Those Battle Logs.