A video/photography by Tarik Samarah

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3/31/92 The Beginning

Today marks the 20th anniversary of the beginnings of the war in Bosnia. This picture by Ron Haviv captures the essence of the brutal war of aggression perpetrated by the Serbs (in this case Arkan Raznatovic and his Serb sanctioned paramilitary thugs) on the Bosnian civilian population. Bijeljina  was […]

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A Sarajevo Story – BBC

 “A Sarajevo Story, is the thrilling tale of how a group of passionate book lovers risked their lives to save the Gazi Husrav-Beg Library from destruction during the siege of Sarajevo. …..” (I saw it posted via Suzana Vukic and Azra Duric on FB)I think it’s such […]

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Srebrenica Mothers

Mothers of Srebrenica 2/11/12The eleventh of every month the Mothers of Srebrenica meet in Tuzla to protest the lagging investigations into the Genocide of their people, families, children, sons, husbands, fathers, brothers. Find more information at the Bosnian Genocide WP site.

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Miss Jolie’s Film

 I saw ‘In The Land of Blood and Honey’ twice this week. The first night I was the only one in the theater. This  made me happy and sad at the same time.  Happy because I thought, ‘well, if I cry too much no one will notice my running […]

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Holiday Heritage in the Denver Post

Inside & OutDecorating with a world of inspirationPosted: 12/10/2011 01:00:00 AM MSTBy Elana Ashanti JeffersonThe Denver Post  “Holiday Heritages” […]

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Remeber Sarajevo by Roger Richards

You will want to follow this link and read Roger Richards version of his experiences in Sarajevo.

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At the Residence

 Karen Bozik, Director/Designer for the Holiday Events at the Governor’s Residence, invited yours truly along with other individuals and organizations to contribute to this years installations at Boettcher Mansion.  I saw some of Karen’s pieces from last year’s installation via Facebook – beautiful handcrafted Victorian type dolls, cards. collages […]