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The Afghan Girls Who Live as Boys

09 Sep

I found this really interesting and thought you would too:

The Afghan Girls Who Live as Boys article

Niima could never work in the store as a girl, nor could her mother. It would be impossible for a Pashtun woman.

Mehran is well aware she is a girl, according to the teachers. But she always introduces herself as a boy to newcomers.

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