Female Afghan lawmaker, Malalai Joya, sits in a living room during an interview with The Associated Press in Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, May 13, 2006. Malalai Joya, a female Afghan lawmaker who two years ago called powerful armed leaders "criminals" and who last week on parliament floor called some lawmakers warlords now moves houses every night because of an influx of death threats, she said. (AP Photo /Rodrigo Abd)

Interview: Undaunted, Undeterred, Afghan Activist Eludes Assassination, Fights On

“It really is a big problem just to be alive,” said 35-year-old Afghan activist Malalai Joya.