The two Afghan girls had every reason to expect the law would be on their side when a policeman at a checkpoint stopped the bus they were in. Disguised in boys' clothes, the girls, ages 13 and 14, had been fleeing for two days along rutted roads and over mountain passes to escape their illegal, forced marriages to much older men, and now they had made it to relatively liberal Herat Province.
Their tormentors, who videotaped the abuse, were not the Taliban, but local mullahs and the former warlord, now a pro-government figure who largely rules the district where the girls live.
by Susan Reid4 years ago
What is your song?Why did you pick it/special meaning for you?How long have you had it/how often do you refresh your personal song?Any candidates you considered but didn't make the top cut?Her'es mines.Used it to intro...
by Steven Escareno19 months ago
Hey folks, i thought it might be a cool idea if we all shared cool youtube videos with each other. just put up a link to some of your favorite youtube videos, THAT DOESN'T VIOLATE THE HUBPAGES GUIDELINES OF...
by Deforest3 years ago
How come my president is prompter to believe takfiri dogs/criminals versus Assad? Any interests involved? Your opinion. I've noticed that not many people are concerned on the subject. Fear of a potential retaliation...
by Susan Reid5 years ago
Wish I could say this is a David Letterman "top 10" list. Pick one, pick them all.It's not just the proposed cuts in funding, it's (in some cases) the rationale behind these bills that makes me wonder. Is this...
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Please mention the full song names and attach links if possible.
by Moderndayslave4 years ago
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