[The women’s] “bravery and resilience in the face of adversity inspires me every single day.
They are the true heroes of Pakistan.”
Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy journalist/documentary filmmaker
Won 2012 Oscar for her documentary film “Saving Face”
“[when elders say]: "'Listen you're a woman, so you listen to us.' Then I also say, 'I'm in the States, I'm a woman and, in the rituals with the ancestors, you chose me in the name of God, so shut up and sit down.' And they will sit."
King Peggy Peggielene Bartels