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Giving Up My Right to Be Me: Young Girls Pose As Boys to Gain Social Acceptance in Afghanistan | Blog posts | Film Anne

Giving Up My Right to Be Me: Young Girls Pose As Boys to Gain Social Acceptance in Afghanistan | Blog posts | Film Annex.

Oh, you know how I get worked up about these sort of situations. Especially with all the talk about the U.S.’s “War on Women”, I had to bring to light what worse situation is going on in Afghanistan in my newest guest post for Film Annex.  Stripped of their rights as women, these young girls have to pose as boys to support their families. Read more about it at the link above.

It seems like the world doesn’t want us to get ahead in life. I don’t have the right to decide someone else’s life, so you sure as hell don’t have the right to decide mine. Men and women unite!

Image Source:  cordelia_persen

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