20
Apr2015

Women's rights in Afghanistan: Are we witnessing a revolution?

Monica Sarkar - CNN
Women's rights in Afghanistan: Are we witnessing a revolution?

"So the women of Afghanistan showed that we will not keep silent anymore... And we are not ready to accept more brutality and violence against women," said Ghaffer. "So this is why we decided to carry the dead body of Farkhunda on our own shoulders and show to the world that not only men can do it and somehow broke the traditionalism that (a) man has to do this job."

25
Mar2015

Media Coverage of SPA Gathering to Seek Justice for Farkhunda

Solidarity Party of Afghanistan
Media Coverage of SPA Gathering to Seek Justice for Farkhunda

Protesters want justice for the Afghan scholar brutally killed as police say 13 policemen suspended amid allegations they did nothing to stop the attack. Hundreds of Afghans have protested in Kabul to demand justice for a woman who was killed by a mob outside one of the capital's most famous mosques.