is the only online resource for original and continuing research on bacha posh from all around the world — and a forum for anyone who has ever tried to be one of the boys. has grown out of the stories in The Underground Girls of Kabul. We invite you to participate in our community, share your stories and help bring bacha posh to the forefront of today’s discussions on gender, equality, human rights and freedom.

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jenny_nordberg_profileJenny Nordberg is the founder and editor of, the only online resource dedicated to stories, news, insights and discussion of bacha posh from around the world. She is a New York-based foreign correspondent and a columnist for Swedish national newspaper Svenska Dagbladet. Jenny is the author of The Underground Girls of Kabul: In Search of a Hidden Resistance in Afghanistan.

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