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Afghanistan's ‘Art Lords’ on Painting Change at Street Level

Farkhonda Tahery, Global Voices

It started with a dream of two Kabuli boys, Omid Sharifi and Kabir Mokamil, who wanted to reclaim Afghanistan, “from thieves and the corrupt.” The embattled urban spaces of the capital Kabul were a waiting canvas. 916 more words

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In the World of Twitter: Post 1

Get an inside look into Andrew Matranga’s Web Design class at the University of Denver and see what students are reading, creating, and posting. Follow the Twitter stream at… 587 more words

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Canadian veteran reunites with soldier who helped save him in Afghanistan

For nearly 10 years, Sgt. James Hatfield wondered what happened to a soldier he helped in Afghanistan.

The soldier had set off an improvised explosive device in a compound south of Kandahar and was seriously injured. 649 more words

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Ontario's veterans' fund turns younger vets away, returns money to government unspent

The Ontario Soldiers’ Aid Commission, the province’s emergency grant program for veterans, turns away veterans of recent conflicts while returning most of its budget unspent every year to the government, Global News has learned. 1,553 more words

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March 6, 2006 There's an RPG in Me

Paktika Province is a wild and lawless region in the east of Afghanistan, a border crossroads with the west of Pakistan and home to a number of Taliban and Al Qaeda units. 860 more words

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