Category Archives: Afghanistan Series

The Afghanistan Series can be seen on the Mary Lou Bigelow Show at www.maryloubigelow.com/tv. Here you will find interviews with leaders, scholars, women and all those working toward a better life for the Afghan people. Go to Blog Categories at right to select Afghanistan Series.

Afghanistan – Pride of its People! (Event: June 11, 2013)

When:  June 11   5:30pm to 7:30pm Where:  Bedford Mass. Council On Aging, Town Center Building 12 Mudge Way, Bedford, MA (Entrance and parking is in rear of building.) The Council on Aging invites you to sample some traditional Afghan food and view more »

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Afghanistan Then & Now (1968 to today) event May 13, 2013

Photo: Mary Lou interviews H.R.H Gen. Sardar Abdul Wali in the royal palace (Arg) in Kabul, October 2002. Date: May 13, 2013 Time:  1:30 -3pm Place:  Lexington Senior Center, 1475 Massachusetts Avenue, Lexington MA 0242 RSVP  to Lexington Senior Center @ more »

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“Return to Afghanistan” a documentary screening

Date: September 15, 2011 Time: 2:00 pm Place: Brighan House, Assisted Living 341 MT. Auburn Street Watertown, MA 02472 RSVP at 617-923-7779 Click here for flyer: assisted-living-week-2011 Why Afghanistan? How well I remember September 11, 2001.  Those emotions are as more »

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Afghanistan, Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow!

You are invited to my talk and short video on Afghanistan Date: September 15, 2011 Time: 2:00 pm Place: Brighan House, Assisted Living 341 MT. Auburn Street Watertown, MA 02472 RSVP at 617-923-7779 Click here for flyer: assisted-living-week-2011

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Razia’s Ray of Hope

On March 10, I was so happy to see Razia Jan again. I attended her luncheon program at Wellesley Country Club where  she gave thanks to the many contributors who donated a total of $85,000 dollars during her month-long trip back more »

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Update: Kabul & the National Urban Vision 2002

All 14 videos from Afghanistan Series AS 64 a. through AS 64 n. are now available for viewing on this website www.maryloubigelow/com/tv and on www.vimeo.com. My interviews with Minister Mohammad Yousef Pashtun (MUDH) AS 63 and former Deputy Minister Nasir Saberi more »

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Kabul and the National Urban Vision 2002

Eleven videos taken at Kabul and the National Urban Vision reconstruction conference held September 21-24, 2002 in Kabul are now available on this site. They are listed as 64 a. through 64 k. and more are to come. Also, I welcome any additions, more »

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Reconstruction Conference

Note that under the Afghanistan Series, we have begun uploading a 14-part series labeled AS 64a.- AS 64 n.  covering the reconstruction conference called Kabul and the National Urban Vision held in Kabul, Afghanistan from September 21-24, 2002.  The conference, held at more »

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