She Grew Up With Privilege — And She Knows How To Use It

Listen to this important story that changed history for women. I can’t wait until the movie.

She Grew Up With Privilege — And She Knows How To Use It

Layli Miller-Muro is the co-author with Fauziya Kassindja of a book about Fauziya’s life and their fight together to obtain protection for all women fleeing to the U.S. from violence. It’s called "Do They Hear You When You Cry." Layli used her proceeds from the book to start the Tahirih Justice Center, which provides legal advice and educational support for immigrant women and girls fleeing violence. The organization also works to allow these women's voices to be heard to help shape policies that better protect women and girls from violence.

Living a simple and happy life, Chow Yun-fat plans to give his around $700 million fortune to charity, Hong Kong movie site Jayne Stars reported.

Chow Yun Fat was born in Lamma Island, Hong Kong, to a mother who was a cleaning lady and vegetable farmer, and a father who worked on a Shell Oil Company tanker. Chow grew up in a farming community, in a house with no electricity.

He would wake at dawn each morning to help his mother sell herbal jelly and Hakka tea-pudding on the streets; in the afternoons, he went to work in the fields.

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