10/03/17  •  Des Moines

A lie I'm willing to live with

Sometimes people keep secrets because they can’t bear to acknowledge the truth — even to themselves. This is how Rekha found herself deep within just that sort of secret.

From the event: Scandal

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Rekha Basu

Rekha Basu is a Des Moines Register opinion columnist whose commentaries are distributed internationally. Born in India and raised globally, Rekha writes about politics, culture, human rights, social justice and all issues that concern women. She’s a frequent public speaker and has appeared on the “Today” show, “The Rachel Maddow Show,” PBS and National Public Radio.

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