The Taliban has broken its promise to girls who hoped to forge a path to a brighter future through education. In contrast, the U.S., by taking some simple and practical steps, can ensure that its promise as a beacon of hope and freedom translates to real opportunities for those who reach its shores.
Author: Sabrina Roshan
Sabrina Roshan is director at Schmidt Futures, and a member of the Afghan Future Fund. An Afghan American, she is committed to empowering underserved communities through education, skills building and access to competitive jobs. She is a term member at the Council on Foreign Relations.