News and Updates

The Christian Science Monitor- Afghan women write their own stories to fight for gender equity
The Tempest- Meet the activist telling the stories of Afghan women that usually never get heard
The Tempest- 40 Women to Watch: The 2018 Edition
Global Thinker’s Forum- Excellence in Women’s Empowerment Award given to Noorjahan Akbar of Free Women Writers
The Guardian- Outrage at video of Afghan colonel sexually exploiting woman
USA Today- Afghan women say, call me by my name
Public Radio International- ‘Serene’ and ‘beautiful.’ That’s how one Afghan describes where the US dropped ‘the mother of all bombs.’
Ms. Magazine- #WhereIsMyName: Restoring the Identities of Afghan Women
The National- Now in school, Afghan girl is one step closer to achieving her dream of fighting Taliban
Al Jazeera- Afghanistan’s displaced: The challenges of returning home
Women Living Under Muslim Law- Let Farkhunda’s Death Not Be in Vain: the Movement Continues
Afghanistan Times- Afghan men have a responsibility to fight for women’s equality
Al Jazeera- What the future holds for Afghan women
National Public Radio- Street Harassment Around The World: What’s Your Story?
UN Dispatch- The Rise of Afghanistan’s Fearless Young Feminists
The New York Times- Despite West’s Efforts, Afghan Youths Cling to Traditional Ways
News Deeply- Afghan Women Break Taboos to Report Their Stories