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What kind of people would harm a mother and father simply because they sent their daughter to school?
The answer: The Taliban, apparently.
And, now, as absurd as it might sound, they're reportedly threatening the lives of parents who want their daughters to get an education.
Because according to their understanding of Islamic law, girls are not supposed to get an education - or at least not much of one.
"If we send our children to these schools, then the Taliban will come to our houses
Reading about this is what makes me support the war in Afghanistan.
Originally posted by lpowell0627
The citizens far outweigh the Taliban and need to band together in order to save their own country.
If you mean the US government doing anything other than talking (giving money, adding conditions to friendship, bribery, threats, war, interfering action, etc) then you can forget it.
The US Government has no moral or practical cause, justification, or need to meddle in the internal affairs of other nations.
Because nine thousand, nine hundred, and ninety nine times out of one hundred thousand the people worried and decrying about these things aren’t actually going to go to the third world themselves to do anything about it just like they aren’t going to do anything personally here to end the injustices in the first world.