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Afghanistan: Ghost Students, Ghosts Teachers, Ghost Schools
central asia | imperialism / war | non-anarchist press Tuesday September 15, 2015 23:37 by Azmat Khan - Buzzfeed
The United States trumpets education as one of its shining successes of the war in Afghanistan. But a BuzzFeed News investigation reveals U.S. claims were often outright lies, as the government peddled numbers it knew to be false and touted schools that have never seen a single student.
ZHARI DISTRICT, Afghanistan — Here in the birthplace of the Taliban, children would climb up on Joe DeNenno and hang off his Army-issued rucksack as if it were a jungle gym. “Ruckriders,” he called them.