Afghan Men's Moral Obligations Regarding the Taliban's Ban on Girls' Education

  Tuesday, October 17, 2023

By Mohammad Noman Baber 

The 20th century was marked by a period of profound global transformation, with significant changes in the political, social, economic, and human rights spheres. Afghanistan, despite its deep-rooted religious and traditional background, enjoyed these fundamental developments. In fact, Afghan society actively embraced these global...

Taliban's Growing Restrictions on Women: A Sign of Nostalgia?

  Monday, October 09, 2023

By Mohammad Noman Baber 

As governments shift, so do the rules and principles of governance. They then align with the preferences of the ruling authority. In this context, the re-establishment of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan on...

The Taliban Regime was Not Inevitable – Afghanistan’s Historical and Cultural Legacy and Efforts to Revive It

  Wednesday, October 04, 2023

By Dr. Davood Moradian

The US withdrawal from Afghanistan and ensuing Taliban’s conquest have unleashed humanitarian, security, and geopolitical upheavals in the region. While the people of Afghanistan, particularly its women, bear the brunt of the unfol...

Afghanistan and the Growing Trend of Terrorist Thinking

  Saturday, September 23, 2023

By Abdul Saboor Sitez

The victory and continuation of the Taliban’s rule over Afghanistan has caused the growth and expansion of radical ideas and behaviors in the country. Now more than ever, the platform for the growth and expansion of extremist ideas of th...

Tackling the Taliban: Civil Struggles vs. Armed Resistance

  Wednesday, September 13, 2023

By Mohammad Noman Baber

In the beginning, when the Taliban regained power, some people thought that their control might weaken and eventually crumble. However, these thoughts have become less prominent after two...

Dollars Deployed: How the Weaponization of the U.S. Financial System Contributed to Afghanistan’s Collapse

  Friday, September 01, 2023

By Timor Sharan

The collapse of the Afghan government to the Taliban and subsequent U.S. military withdrawal from Afghanistan in August 2021 marked the failure of two decades of fighting to root out terrorism and stabilize the country. In the aftermath of that disa...