On February 21, I met a group of women wearing black in silent vigil outside of the New York Public Library. The group gathers every Wednesday for an hour of vigil.
I wrote about this topic on my blog (http://leretourin3parts.blogspot.com) so I won't go into much detail here except to say what has been happening online (in Facebook, specifically) has somehow had
What most excites me about Web 2.0 is its ability to connect people, average citizens, across professions, countries, and even language (thanks to Google Translate and other free online software).
Women in rural areas of the Republic of Azerbaijan are fighting family poverty and enduring domestic violence, caused by their husbands, brothers and other family relatives.