Jono Peters, served in Afghanistan

John grew up in Rye NY and later joined the Marines and served in Afghanistan after being stationed in North Carolina

December 12, 2018
Discussing “The Kite Runner”

In this recording, AP Lit student Bilal Yousuf interviews his father about the book “The Kite Runner”, exploring its themes, plot, and overall quality.

A Look into My Dad’s Childhood

I ask my dad about his childhood and growing up in Kabul, Afghanistan. He gives me an insight to what it was like to grow up around the war and how he dealt with it.

November 28, 2018 App Interview
Story of my dad

Talking to my dad about his life growing up and the tough decisions he had to make for our family and country that have lead to where I am living right now and is the reason I have all of...

Interviewing an important person in my life

FJ asks Atef Jamal some question about their childhood. And how Atef Jamal saved FJ’s life directly and indirectly

Interview with Lieutenant Colonel Alex Garn

This interview talks about how my Dad was deployed and his experiences deployed.

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December 28, 2017
“A bomb exploded outside my bedroom window”

“On the evening of September 16, 2016 Ahmad Kahn Rahimi, an immigrant from Afghanistan, decided to detonate a bomb outside my window.” Mary West tells the story of how a bomb exploded outside her bedroom and what ensued over the...