This is the Blog of SJR

Writer/Educator/Bikes interested in nation/gender/Slavic things RPCV Ukraine 2012-2014

All photos taken by me unless indicated otherwise.

Then we went to Little Ukraine and it was perfect. #борщ #риво 💙💛

Then we went to Little Ukraine and it was perfect. #борщ #риво 💙💛

Team pizza is always ready.  🍕🍕🍕🍷🍷🍷🍷🍕🍕🍕🍕🍷🍷🍷🍷🍷🍷🍷🍷🍷🍕🍕🍕

Team pizza is always ready. 🍕🍕🍕🍷🍷🍷🍷🍕🍕🍕🍕🍷🍷🍷🍷🍷🍷🍷🍷🍷🍕🍕🍕

newyorker:

Emily Greenhouse asks: Why do news reports still count the numbers of women and children killed in war zones? http://nyr.kr/1xAjgSO

“If we truly wish to identify the most helpless victims, we should count, alongside children, the infirm and the elderly. Instead, we tally the number of women and children killed, reflecting and perpetuating outdated ideas about women’s lives and women’s bodies.”

Photograph by Ilia Yefimovich/Getty

newyorker:

Emily Greenhouse asks: Why do news reports still count the numbers of women and children killed in war zones? http://nyr.kr/1xAjgSO

“If we truly wish to identify the most helpless victims, we should count, alongside children, the infirm and the elderly. Instead, we tally the number of women and children killed, reflecting and perpetuating outdated ideas about women’s lives and women’s bodies.”

Photograph by Ilia Yefimovich/Getty

(Source: newyorker.com)