Inside an Afghan women’s prison
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In her last moments of life, Army nurse Capt. Jennifer Moreno heard two orders: One was a call to help a wounded soldier struck by a blast in a booby-trapped killing field at an Afghanistan bomb-making compound, t… 1,109 more words
The minaret of Jam, one of Afghanistan’s cultural marvels, is in danger of collapse. Centuries of neglect and frequent floods have weakened this fabled 800-year-old structure in the remote province of Ghor. 515 more words
Read for Afghanistan in My World Tour.
When I was in ninth grade, there was an English teacher notorious for his Holocaust obsession. His class read “Night” and “Diary of Anne Frank” and “Maus” to bear witness, but he always seemed excited by the horror, fascinated by the graphic details of genocide. 616 more words