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03 Apr

Isn’t belly dancing a contradiction in the middle east?

I admit it. I’ve just begun taking belly dancing class. For some reason, belly dancing has taken Canada by storm and women everywhere are taking classes in this ancient form of dancing. Meanwhile, in The Netherlands, the population moves around uneasily as Islamic extremists take to the streets in protesting the film, Fitna, a 15 […]

23 Apr

A summary of my thoughts on Oman

Most Impressive Features: The Jebal Al Akhadar (Mountains), the sky, the Mosques, the roundabouts in Muscat Loser Feature: The humidity in the middle of the day, the pervasive atmosphere that possibly, just possibly, the women are┬ábeing repressed – which does have an effect! The people: Very heirarchial society… Then arab men are completely wrapped up […]

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