Monthly Archives: February 2012

RELIGION IN THE COUNTRY: Afghans Want Americans Out

As most people know by now, US forces accidentally burned several copies of the Koran at the Bagram airbase. At first, it sounded like no big deal – it’s not strictly against Muslim law to burn the Koran, especially by … Continue reading

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SEX IN THE COUNTRY: Marriage Follows the Market

Throughout the last thirteen years, there have occasionally been times I questioned my relationship with my husband.  He has two kids from a prior marriage, a very modest bank account, and because he was undiagnosed with dyslexia for many years, … Continue reading

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