PBS NewsHour Poetry as a Weapon of War in Afghanistan
Two studies say the Taliban is defeating the U.S. in using propaganda poetry as a weapon. Details
Program: PBS NewsHour
Episode: Poetry as a Weapon of War in Afghanistan
According to two new reports, the Taliban is defeating the United States when it comes to winning Afghans' hearts and minds with propaganda, especially through poetry. Jeffrey Brown talks to Thomas Johnson, co-author of the recent studies.
Premiere Date: 03/24/2011
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: E
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