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The Afghan girl who goes to school

17 November 2010

Roya Shams is 16. She goes to a poorly funded Afghan/Canadian school even though her neighbours think it’s a shocking betrayal of their way of life. She wants to go to university and become a politician. She lives in Taliban territory, where men beat women for exposing their fingernails. What are her chances?


Roya Shams

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