Shamsia Sarifi runs the formerly clandestine Hope for Poor Women Organization (HPWO), known as Negeen, for short, from a ramshackle house with a half-collapsed roof down a dusty side street in the Khair Khana district of Kabul, Afghanistan. During the Taliban years, with no husband or children, Sharifi worked as a home-school kindergarten teacher, supporting herself partly by selling eggs from her small flock of chickens. But on the quiet, she was involved with a group of educated women…
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Reading Literature Interactive Notebook 2 ~ ALL NEW Add-On Pack for Grades 5-9
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