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By Sharif Fayez,Matthew Trevithick,Ryan Crocker

this can be the marvelous tale of a constant educator named Sharif Fayez, born in 1946 in Herat, Afghanistan, who bore witness to the Communist invasion of 1979, the Iranian revolution of 1979, and who authored a flooring breaking PhD dissertation that endlessly associated the easiest American poetry to Afghanistan by means of proving that Walt Whitman had learn and been encouraged through Rumi. it's the tale of ways Sharif pursues schooling especially else and turns into a professor at Kabul collage in basic terms to escape illegally to Iran while the Soviets invade, the place he turns into stuck within the violent Islamic revolution as a professor at Mashad collage. Surviving the Afghan and Iranian governments’ ruthless crusade to silence teachers and their scholars, in addition to the Iran-Iraq warfare, he turns into a well known voice of resistance opposed to the Taliban and extremism within the Nineties, writing thousands of articles, and eventually returns to Afghanistan as a signatory to the 2001 Bonn convention and because the Minister of upper schooling. He thoroughly overhauls the Afghan schooling method, restores co-education to the rustic and establishes six new universities. he's virtually single-handedly accountable for the superb strides the Afghan schooling method has made when you consider that 2002.

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