Bread & Roses, Batons

A story for another time involves my only trip to Bulawayo, where several men desperately wanted me to be Jewish. In the meantime, more serious things are afoot in Bulawayo. Over 400 women from WOZA – Women of Zimbabwe Arise – were protesting for “Bread And Roses” this Valentine’s. The roses, incidentally, symbolising dignity, and bread symbolising bread. And for this, they have been arrested. Read more here.