Women and Children in Iraq and Afghanistan

At the Mayflower Hotel, First Lady Laura Bush spoke about women and children in Iraq and Afghanistan. She talked about the oppression and… read more

At the Mayflower Hotel, First Lady Laura Bush spoke about women and children in Iraq and Afghanistan. She talked about the oppression and isolation of women under the Taliban in Afghanistan, and highlighted the progress that had been made in the areas of education and equal rights since the fall of the Taliban. The First Lady also talked about the important role of women in democracy and business around the world. close

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Women and Children in Iraq and Afghanistan

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Program ID:
178606-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 10, 2003 | 4:51pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Oct 13, 2003 | 6:42pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Oct 10, 2003 | 4:51pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 10, 2003 | 10:41pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 11, 2003 | 6:06am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 13, 2003 | 5:22am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 13, 2003 | 6:42pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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