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Women in Afghanistan

Afghanistan Still Under Control Of Warlords, Fundamentalists: Afghan Politician

The Guardian | Malalai Joya | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

In 2005, I was the youngest person elected to the new Afghan parliament. Women like me, running for office, were held up as an example of how the war ...

Shooting The Sorrows Of Afghan Women: The Scandinavian View

Reporters Uncensored | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Reporters Uncensored

Flagging women's rights in Afghanistan seems more important than ever. After years of war, the liberation from Taliban rule in 2001 should have finally given them a chance to embrace personal freedom.

Memorial Day 2009 - A Look at Women in the Military

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Marcia G. Yerman

Hopefully, in between the barbecues and the parades, our citizens will reflect on both the physical and emotional challenges that our service women have -- and continue -- to face.

Afghan Women Leaders Face Growing Taliban Threats

AP | HEIDI VOGT | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — The women gave a news conference but requested that no one take pictures of their faces. The office of one of them asked re...