The Global War Against Women: Afghanistan

If I want to feel optimistic about women’s rights in fundamentalist societies, I’d better stop reading the New York Times.

If this article by Alissa J. Rubin — Efforts to Strengthen Afghan Law on Women May Backfire – NYTimes.com. — weren’t dispiriting enough, look at the large, color photo accompanying it. Look at all those burkas, look at them and shudder.

 

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