Post Tagged with: "afghanistan"

Girl on a Mission

Afghan Girl Escapes Child Marriage, Now Makes Music To Shed Light On This Atrocity

Afghan Girl Escapes Child Marriage, Now Makes Music To Shed Light On This Atrocity

It is estimated that every year, 15 million girls are married before the age of 18, and as a result are denied many basic human rights such as healthcare, education, […]

Boys We Like, Politics

Afghan Men Wear Burqas To Campaign For Women’s Rights In Afghanistan

Afghan Men Wear Burqas To Campaign For Women’s Rights In Afghanistan

Once again people, this is “He For She” in action. It seems Emma Watson’s viral speech about men getting involved in issues of gender equality has started to resonate with […]

Causes

Afghan Women Riding Bikes To Break Cycles Of Oppression & Social Taboo

Afghan Women Riding Bikes To Break Cycles Of Oppression & Social Taboo

Afghanistan is a country synonymous with turmoil, oppression and war. The majority of news stories we see coming out from the middle-eastern country aren’t always positive, and while those stories […]

Sports

How Skateboarding Co. Skateistan Is Changing Kids Futures In Afghanistan

How Skateboarding Co. Skateistan Is Changing Kids Futures In Afghanistan

You don’t normally think of Afghanistan as a country synonymous with action sports or equality. But there are underground movements happening which are set to change the future of the […]

Family Life, Politics

Afghani Girl Uses Prosthetic Arm To Paint & Stuns U.S Art World

Afghani Girl Uses Prosthetic Arm To Paint & Stuns U.S Art World

Most 7 year-old’s don’t concern themselves with things like war, bombs, and terrorist groups. At that age most children are carefree, happy and live simple lives. For one young Afghani […]

Entertainment, Girl on a Mission

Afghani Rapper Won’t Let Death Threats Stop Her Raising Her Voice For Her Countrywomen

Afghani Rapper Won’t Let Death Threats Stop Her Raising Her Voice For Her Countrywomen

Imagine you were a musician who was so passionate and dedicated to what you are doing, you’d never let anything or anyone stop you from your cause right? Now imagine […]