Bikes Not Burqas

Bikes Not Burqas

By Shannon Galpin Mountain2Mountain “It’s time to stop referring to Afghan women as weak, as helpless. Its time to refer to Afghan women as strong, catalysts for change. How can we expect Afghan women to fight if we continue to label them as victims?” I said these...
For the Love of a Bike

For the Love of a Bike

By Shannon Galpin Mountain2Mountain 4/30/2014 Do you remember your first bike?  Odds are, you remember distinctly the color, the shape of the seat, it may have even had a name.  Mine was a  bright blue Schwinn.  It was stolen off my front porch a few months later and...