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Afghani Schools, Women’s Human Rights, and the Rule of Law
Posted on 1 Oct 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

If you're an adult Afghani woman, you're probably one of the 94% who never attended school because the Taliban prohibited it. Although 3 million girls now attend school in Afghanistan, the long-term prospects for receiving an education are... Read More

Afghanistan’s Dancing Boys Are Human Rights Victims
Posted on 9 Apr 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

Without context, the term "dancing boys" might appear to be innocent in nature, such as a reference to a youth dance troupe. Even the Afghani term "bacha bazi," which roughly translates as "boy play," doesn't fully... Read More