Woman’s Rights Before and After Taliban


Harpreet Sandhu, Reporter

Afghanistan originally wasn’t a patriarchal society as you know it today. Before the extremist group, The Taliban came and occupied the lands, Afghanistan was known as a nation where women were free and equal. When the Taliban came to occupy the land everything went wayward but then the U.S. Army came. Recently, Afghanistan has been under the Taliban regime. A regime where nothing is in order, everything is chaos, and every official can be bought. In this infographic, Harpreet talks about the differences between what the original Afghani government thought of women’s rights and what the Taliban what women’s rights are.