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The Rabbit Hole of Gender-based Discrimination Under the Taliban Regime

“We, Afghan women, must fight for our rights and work towards our economic and intellectual independence. A woman who is dependent on the financial support of her father, brother or partner is more vulnerable to violence and oppression.”

-Mahnaz Rezaie, Writer and Activist

The Taliban in Afghanistan have issued a decree that orders women to wear head-to-toe burkas in public and to leave home only when necessary.
Fatima Husaini teaches children in a secret homeschool out of a school in Hazarajat
Afghan women protesting the right to education
Abdur Rahman Khan
Comparison of women before the invasion of the Taliban and after

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