OF WOMEN & RELIGION

I don't talk about religion much on this blog, because it's an aspect of my life that I'm constantly trying to figure out and understand, but I have read pretty vastly since I was 17 about the various aspects of women in Islam, particularly, and it often enrages me to learn what women have been put through because patriarchal societies confuse the teachings of Allah, with cultural practices and beliefs. This Pakistani actress, Veena Malik, just rocked my world this morning in this engaging, brave and incredibly articulate interview. I am in love. Watch this clip, and you'll know why: