January 4, 2005

His 'Crime'? He Taught Girls to Read.

ALLAH AKBAR!Taliban is blamed for beheading teacher: "Armed men decapitated Malim Abdul Habib in his home in the town of Qalat late Tuesday and forced his wife and children to watch, said Ali Khail, a provincial government spokesman. The assailant did not harm the other relatives, he said."

What exactly does this show tell you?

Posted by Vanderleun at January 4, 2005 10:07 AM
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I included this story in a Carnival of the Liberated over at Dean's World two weeks ago. I picked it up from an Afghan blogger.

Posted by: Dave Schuler at January 5, 2006 8:12 AM