Monday, March 21, 2011

Action Alert: Afghan Women's Rights Activist Malalai Joya Denied Visa by US Embassy

From V-Day:

TAKE ACTION NOW: Afghan Women's Rights and V-Day Activist Malalai Joya Denied Visa by US Embassy - Here's How You Can Help
The US Embassy denied a visa to Afghan Women's Rights and V-Day Activist Malalai Joya for her upcoming book tour. This is an outrage -- Malalai is a voice for peace and justice for Afghan women, girls, men, and boys. She has traveled and spoken in the United States and throughout the world, been honored by Time magazine, V-Day and many more for her heroic work. The Afghan Women's Mission has provided four action steps outlining ways to help -- please visit their site and take action now!
http://www.afghanwomensmission.org/?p=1258

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