My fight to save my daughter’s skin

Sharmila and James Collins have four daughters – Sohana, the eldest, is 12 and has never known a day without pain. She has EB, a rare, agonising skin condition, and her mother has devoted herself to fundraising to boost research into a cure that will help all children born with it [...] Read more ...

via Theguardian
22 Nov 2014

Life inside an Islamic boarding school

Laylah Hussain was 11 when she became a pupil at Jamia Al-Hudaa, a faith school in Nottingham. This is her account of the five years she spent there – a period, she says, that stunted her education and stifled her freedom [...] Read more ...

via Thetimes
22 Nov 2014