THE ATLANTIC

Atlantic In Focus: Archives on Afghanistan [great!!]
Work through these as homework assignments 2 or 3 at a time
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/category/afghanistan/

Photos

http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2014/09/afghanistan-the-long-withdrawal/100803/

http://www.theatlantic.com/photo/2013/09/a-replica-of-afghanistan-in-the-mojave/100593/

http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2014/06/afghanistan-dogs-of-war/100750/

http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2013/08/afghanistans-children-of-war/100565/

http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2014/03/the-modern-face-of-kabul/100707/

http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2012/09/afghanistan-september-2012-the-end-of-the-surge/100377/

http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2014/04/afghanistan-april-2014/100725/
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2014/01/afghanistan-december-2013/100656/
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2013/10/afghanistan-september-2013/100602/
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2013/06/afghanistan-may-2013/100526/
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2013/05/afghanistan-april-2013/100507/
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2013/04/afghanistan-march-2013/100485/
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2013/03/afghanistan-february-2013-anti-taliban-militias/100468/
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2013/02/afghanistan-january-2013/100452/
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2013/01/afghanistan-december-2012/100433/
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2012/12/afghanistan-november-2012/100417/
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2012/11/afghanistan-october-2012/100398/

http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2012/08/afghanistan-july-2012-faces-of-hope/100345/
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2012/07/afghanistan-june-2012/100331/
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2012/06/afghanistan-may-2012/100310/
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2012/05/afghanistan-april-2012/100288/
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2012/04/afghanistan-march-2012/100273/
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2012/02/afghanistan-february-2012/100254/
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2012/02/afghanistan-january-2012/100238/
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2012/01/afghanistan-december-2011/100217/
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2011/11/afghanistan-october-2011/100182/
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2011/10/afghanistan-september-2011/100161/
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2011/08/afghanistan-august-2011/100139/
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2011/08/afghanistan-july-2011/100118/
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2011/06/afghanistan-june-2011/100096/
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2011/05/afghanistan-april-2011/100059/
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2011/02/afghanistan-february-2011/100017/
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2011/02/afghanistan-january-2011/3/

SACRAMENTO BEE

http://blogs.sacbee.com/photos/2011/04/camp-phoenix-helmand-province.html
http://blogs.sacbee.com/photos/2011/01/helmand-province-from-above.html
http://blogs.sacbee.com/photos/2010/10/afghanistan-nine-years-of-war.html

BOSTON GLOBE

Use in class

Afghanistan: March 2010
http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/2010/03/afghanistan_march_2010.html

#1 What is the holiday of Nowruz
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nowruz
#3 Afghanistan uses the Persian calendar
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iranian_calendar
#13 Osprey airplane
#16 Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) armored vehicle
#17 Mud. How it impacts operations.
#19 Afghan girl. At what age does a girl need to start wearing a burka.
#21 Nurse of the month. All men.
#28 Fortress from 5th century. Think back to Alexander the Great. Silk Road.
#35 Poppy field
#36 Hot room in a hamman
#37 Marines playing "Risk"
#38 Afghan soldier with a picture of American female race car driver
#40 Think of what the eyes of that man has seen during his lifetime
#41 Woman interpreter
#42 Rock band
Afghanistan's first mosh pit rocks

January 2010
http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/2010/01/afghanistan_january_2010.html

#7 Afghan girl
#20 Canadian female officer talks to Afghan women
#21 "Ricky" the explosive detector dog
#27 Paktika province. Read this caption.
#29 Bible verse on gunsight
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/01/22/us/22guns.html
#39 Taliban fighters display their weapons
#40 Special Forces men dismount from helicopter on mountain peak