From the web: “Women in Iraq defiantly take to the streets despite fears they ‘could die at any moment’”

As Saba al-Mahdawi left Baghdad’s Tahrir Square after a long day of helping protesters on the frontlines, the teargas started to take its toll. Choking, she was brought back to her friend’s tent. They told her to go home – she had done enough for the day. But she never made it.

from Pocket