Should America Liberate Afghanistan's Women?

  title={Should America Liberate Afghanistan's Women?},
  author={Malou Innocent},
  pages={31 - 52}
President Hamid Karzai at her side, made clear that while American officials supported Karzai’s plan to ‘open the door’ to Taliban militants, there were ‘certain conditions that [had] to be met’. Along with renouncing violence and abiding by the Afghan constitution, the Taliban, Clinton explained, ‘must respect women’s rights’.1 It is unclear what ‘respect’ means or what it would entail, as Clinton did not differentiate between the Taliban’s system of gender-based oppression and indigenous… Expand