Saturday, December 01, 2007

Another Heroine: Gillian Gibbons

As the mob calls for her head, her son tells the press:

"She doesn't want people using her and her case as something to stoke up resentment towards anyone, towards Sudanese people, towards Muslim people or whatever.
You know, that's not the type of person she is, that's not what she wants."

Protesters in Khartoum, Sudan
Crowds have marched in Khartoum demanding a tougher sentence

Read the BBC article "UK Peers visit teacher in Sudan" here

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