Afghan childhood too often a full-time job

For many kids, school is just a dream

Posted: April 27, 2014 at 5:37 a.m.

Sami Rahimi sleeps fitfully on a bread rack above the cold, concrete floor of a bakery. He rises at 5 a.m., sweeps up, washes in a pan of chilly water, then prays.

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Front Section, Pages 3 on 04/27/2014