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Good Morning Afghanistan : A Crusade of Words (Reissue) (Paperback) (Waseem Mahmood)
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Waseem Mahmood lost almost everything when his brother broke a confidence and filed a story in the world's highest circulating tabloid newspaper, the News of the World. He feared he would never work in broadcast media again, and history intervened with the events of 9/11, the attack on Afghanistan, and the fall of the Taliban. Headed by Mahmood, a group of local and foreign journalists responded to the events by producing a radio program based in Kabul to disseminate much-needed and, for the first time, uncensored information to the country’s people. What they end up providing is hope for a devastated land and a voice for a people long smothered by oppression. Told with searing honesty, this is a story of struggle, cruelty, and courage populated by ordinary people who risk their lives for freedom.
Number of Pages: 256
Genre: History, Business + Money Management, Political Science
Series Title: Eye Classics
Publisher: Trafalgar Square
Author: Waseem Mahmood
Street Date: May 1, 2017
Item Number (DPCI): 248-39-4668
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