Who is Truly Responsible for Afghan Women Being Second-Class Citizens?

Last week I had the opportunity to promote my recently published memoirs at a series of speaking events across Nova Scotia.

DND Photo: Sgt. Carole Morissette
The U.S. military’s aid to the mujahedeen in the 1980s guaranteed Afghan women their second-class status for the past three decades.
Scott Taylor
Published: Wednesday, 04/22/2009 12:00 am EDT

Last week I had the opportunity to promote my recently published memoirs at a series of speaking events across Nova Scotia. What made this experience so rewarding was the fact that it gave me a first-hand opportunity to hear the concerns and viewpoints of Canadian citizens.

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