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Afghan Youth Determined to Keep Hard-Won Freedoms

More than 60 percent of Afghanistan's population is under the age of 25, making the youth in the country a powerful voting and political block. Presidential candidates have been actively courting young people.   It's hard to picture, but 15 years ago the Taliban held mass hangings and amputations in a Kabul stadium where soccer matches now are regularly played.   Today's urban youth are more optimistic. But like Haideri Kawash, they are tired of years of...

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