Oped: Salwa Bugaighis:  A loss of a nation

By Azza K. Maghur. 

Ottawa, 27 June 2015:

I was sitting in the waiting room at the dentist’s office, when my Facebook homepage showed a post from Salwa, inciting her fellow citizens to participate in the House of Representativs (HoR) elections. I smiled and left a comment wishing safety to her and Benghazi, her hometown.

That same day, I was in my kitchen preparing supper, when my phone rang. My friend Maysoon was screaming and crying "They killed her!" I shouted back “Who?!” "Salwa!”, she answered. “Salwa who?!” I . . .

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