by Zofeen T. Ebrahim, Pakistan
On November 26, 2014 police raided a house in Liaquatabad, in the southern port city of Karachi, and recovered 26 minor girls, roughly ages 6 to 12. Later seven more girls were recovered from the same area and three more from another part of Karachi. According to police, a majority of the girls belong to the picturesque Bajaur Agency.
by Danielle Nierenberg, Food Tank
Food Tank has released our 2014 Winter Reading List. These books help eaters find the most nutritious and delicious produce at the supermarket, provide recipes that are good for teen chefs, educate readers about the importance of saving indigenous seeds, and provide home cooks the inspiration they need to start canning and preserving.