Women’s Rights in the Taliban and Post-Taliban Eras

The strict edicts issued by the Taliban during their five-year rule marginalized women and girls severely in all aspects of Afghan society. After the Taliban’s ouster in November 2001, Afghan women became hopeful about regaining their rights. The first signs of progress appeared as early as December of the same year, when a peace conference … Continue reading Women’s Rights in the Taliban and Post-Taliban Eras