. Afghan girls banned from singing in public raise their voices on Twitter « JO LEE MAGAZINE

THE SYDNEY MORNING HERALD/A memo from Afghanistan’s education ministry banning teenage girls from singing at school functions has been causing a stir on social media, prompting the authorities to say it was a mistake and that its authors had misunderstood the objective.

Still, #IAmMySong is gaining traction on Twitter, with some Afghan girls singing their favourite tunes for the camera and calls popping up for petitions to oppose the directive.

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