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At Least 12 Schoolgirls Trampled To Death In Afghan Earthquake

The Huffington Post | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 10.26.2015 | World

At least 12 schoolgirls were killed in a stampede during Afghanistan's powerful earthquake on Monday. The tragedy occurred at the Bibi Hajra high scho...

Afghan Girls' School Feared Poisoned By Gas

Reuters | Posted 06.21.2013 | World

By Folad Hamdard TALUQAN, Afghanistan, April 21 (Reuters) - As many as 74 schoolgirls in Afghanistan's far north fell sick after smell...

Head Of Afghan Girl's School Killed By Taliban

Posted 07.25.2011 | World

In the latest attack by hardline Islamists who oppose women's education, Taliban insurgents killed the headmaster of an Afghan school after he ignored...

Greg Mortenson Inspires Branksome Hall to Raise $9,000 in Pennies for Peace Drive

Marissa Bronfman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Marissa Bronfman

What do you get when a passionate all-girls school in Toronto sets their sights on raising money for girls in Afghanistan and Pakistan to go to school? Millions of pennies!

Afghan Schoolgirls Describe Acid Attacks (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Hanna Ingber Win | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MSNBC has a powerful video on young girls in Afghanistan who were attacked with acid for going to school. The girls describe the attack and how it has...