Afghan Women's Rights Under Taliban Rule: Zahra Joya / Journalist and Founder of Rukhshana Media

DEEPER LOOK from New York

15m 00s
Broadcast on February 21, 2023 Available until February 21, 2024

In 2021 Islamic group, the Taliban, returned to power in Afghanistan. Since then, women's right have deteriorated, limiting education for girls, and barring most women from work, causing despair among young people in the country. Despite being stripped of their rights, facing threats of violence, and becoming prisoners in their homes, women in Afghanistan are quietly fighting back. Exiled Afghan journalist Zahra Joya offers insights.

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