PBS NewsHour

Poetry as a Weapon of War in Afghanistan

Clip: 03/24/2011 | 7m 26s

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.

Aired: 03/24/11

Rating: NR

The full episode is no longer available for online streaming. Why?

Please continue to enjoy extra(s) from this episode.

Problems Playing Video?