Saturday, July 31 2010
Liz Mermin's fascinating documentary Team Qatar follows the Gulf emirate's first-ever debate high school debate team's education, not only in the rules of debating, but also in cultural experience.
Tuesday, April 13 2010
The racehorse Joncol is a gregarious sort and fond of typical horsey business, like rolling in mud and kicking around the paddock. He's also a serious athlete.
Thursday, February 1 2007
An all-too-brief story of Afghani women who are finally able to reclaim a small piece of their independence after years of horrific oppression, and the relative shallowness of the Americans who have come to teach them.