A Little Good News from Afghanistan — Taliban Seem Cool with Girls Receiving English and Computer Lessons

In a significant departure from its restrictive attitude towards female education in the 1990s, Taliban leaders are at least passively okay with British-based charity Mercy Corps running vocational colleges for young Afghani women. The approximately $8 million program includes English and computer classes, and — after… »7/08/12 10:15pm7/08/12 10:15pm