{[ promptMessage ]}

Bookmark it

{[ promptMessage ]}

Taliban victories

Taliban victories - o Taliban victories Take control of...

Info icon This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
o Taliban victories Take control of Kandahar and other cities and finally Kabul, the capital o Taliban war on civil society and women Harsh punishments, amputations or public executions Banned sports, recreation, dancing, television Men were given 6 weeks to grow a beard Destroy civil society Women suffer the most – girls schools closed, women cannot work outside of the home, when in public were to be completely covered, women were not allowed to make noise with their feet when they walked. Why? Taliban wanted to distinguish themselves through their policies against women and this was one way. The basic nature of Taliban culture – an all male brotherhood, they never had much contact with women at all, they feared women, didn’t respect them, represented a corruption The tailban are initially welcome because they bring peace and stability – ppl were initially willing to put up with them for peace The US and Afghanistan - 1995 o
Image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern