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Sally Armstrong on All In A Day (2009)

In this All In A Day interview from 2009, author Sally Armstrong gives a fascinating perspective on the progress of the war in Afghanistan to that point. At this year’s Ottawa Writers Festival, Sandra Abma of CBC News Ottawa will moderate a discussion with Armstrong about her new book, Ascent of Women. Women the world over are marching to protest honour killing, polygamy, stoning and a dozen other religiously or culturally sanctified acts of violence. Sally Armstrong’s new work brings us these voices from the barricades