The Worst Place to Be

It is going to take a while, but there is a sliver of hope for Somalian women. Dr. Hawa Abdi and activist Lisa Shannon have formed a center for sexually abused women in Mogadishu, Somalia -- it's a risky business, but a vital step toward righting a horrible wrong.


In a sad sign of the times and how we're not supposed to be honest about certain things, one of the comments following the interview included this: "Atrocity stories are HATE SPEECH and have no place in The Economist."

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