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The road to redemption

Suicide Club By Rachel Heng Sceptre, 384pp, £12.99 The Town By Shaun Prescott Faber & Faber, 256pp, £12.99 When the Wall fell in 1989 and the Cold War ended, the consensus went that the spy novel was as dead as communism and in its wake a new world order would flourish. Almost three decades later,…
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Refugees are big business for the UN

Heidi appearing at Byline Festival

Byline Festival will be held June 2-4, at Pippington Park, Sussex. Protest against fake news and alternate facts while debating, thinking, laughing and dancing! Heidi will be joined by Sue MacGregor on Saturday June 2 at 2.30pm, to discuss women on war.   Download the full programme here. Visit the Byline Festival website to book tickets and help change…
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Guns, Guts and Glamour in Kabul

The upcoming May 2017 issue of Standpoint Magazine will feature an article by Heidi entitled Guns, Guts and Glamour in Kabul. Due for release on May 25th, you can read the article here or on Standpoint‘s website. 

Blitz Spirit

This article was first published in the April 2017 issue of Standpoint.  The irony wasn’t lost on any of the 12 high-powered women who had gathered in the House of Lords at 2.30 pm on March 22. The Afghan Women’s Support Forum was holding one of its quarterly meetings to discuss keeping the issue of Afghan…
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