We devoured these books even in LA where we could find other dykes, Copies of Rubyfruit passed through Girl Scout camp hidden under sleeping bags and followed by other books. Women, I salute you!
Historic sites serve every purpose to the Islamic State except actual preservation of cultural heritage.
The beheading by the Islamic State of “Mr. Palmyra,” Khalid al-Asaad, the retired chief of antiquities for historic Syrian site, Palmyra was the latest insult to both the citizens and the cultural heritage of the territory it conquers. It should be noted that it’s thought that Asaad was first tortured, but apparently refused to reveal the whereabouts of certain antiquities that the Islamic State sought.
Asaad’s execution follows on the heels of two historic tombs in Palmyra that the Islamic State blew up in June. To the Islamic State, historic sites serve three functions.
View original post 335 more words