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Skateistan

Afghanistan Blast Kills Rising Skateboard Star

Eline Gordts | Posted 09.19.2012 | World

On September 8, 2012, a suicide bomb ripped through the diplomatic quarter in Kabul, right outside the headquarters of ISAF in the Afghan capital. No ...

Progress in Afghanistan? The Youth Movement in Kabul

Shannon Galpin | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Shannon Galpin

Afghanistan's youth are living their lives every day under great strain, never knowing if their country will one day be at peace again, but determined to find their own voice in amongst the rubble that surrounds them.

Skateistan opens Afghanistan's first indoor skate park

Cameron Sinclair | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Cameron Sinclair

In spite of all we hear about what's going wrong in Afghanistan, I'm here with a story of hope. Last Thursday marked the official opening of the Skateistan skate park, Kabul's largest indoor sports facility.