Originally published on Thu October 24, 2013 4:11 pm
We know that Europeans love their bicycles — think Amsterdam or Paris. Denmark even has highways specifically for cyclists.
Originally published on Thu October 24, 2013 6:25 pm
It's one of the most touted "positive statistics" about Afghanistan: Today, there are 10 million Afghans enrolled in school, 40 percent of them female.
Under the Taliban, about 1 million boys and almost no girls were attending schools. Western officials routinely point to the revived education system as a sign of success and hope for the future.
Originally published on Thu October 24, 2013 7:39 pm