Signs of Hope in War-Torn Afghanistan
By Michelle Nunn
December 7, 2018
The barricaded compounds, innumerable security checks and corner-by-corner police presence are constant reminders of the violence that the people of Afghanistan live with every day. So it would be easy to grow pessimistic about the future of the country. But in my recent visit, I also saw another side of Afghanistan, one that doesn’t make as many headlines. I met Afghanistan’s women and girls.