Archives for posts with tag: AfghanEducation

Blog Report: FRANCESCO RULLI CONTINUES “CHARLIE WILSON’S WAR,” By Ambassador Mo
Recall Congressman Charles Wilson who orchestrated the defeat of the Soviets in Afghanistan which most link to the ultimate demise of that so labeled “Evil Empire.” – The story was memorialized in the film starring Tom Hanks & Julia Roberts. What most will forget though about Charlie Wilson, the Congressman & the film, is that he lost his last battle to get US funding to help rebuild Afghanistan. –More–
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Watch Film Report: BAGHNAZARGAH SCHOOL IN HERAT, AFGHANISTAN
Film Annex’s production crew in Afghanistan documents an ordinary day at Baghnazargah School, which is 5 kilometers away from Herat. The school was established in 1989. In this video, we get a glimpse into the lives of female students, what they do in classrooms, how they play and exercise outdoors, and what the school’s condition is. –WATCH–
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Blog Report: WHY WE FAIL IN AFGHANISTAN? By Ambassador Mo

The US kills the bad guys, UN helps run elections & money is tossed at economic ventures; however, the effort to transform Afghanistan is still on uncertain grounds. The investment in Afghanistan needs more of one critical ingredient: a free society. Democracy means little without the free society to nurture it. Killing the Taliban means little if their ideas remain pervasive in society. –More–

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