See Afghanistan Women When They Were Once Able To Study, Wear Skirts And Mix Freely With Men

Thursday, January 23, 2014

Life before the Taliban: How the women of Afghanistan were once able to study science, wear skirts and freely mingle with men before oppressive religious rule

When women lived free in Afghanistan: Picture above show how they were once able to study, wear skirts and mix freely with men - before civil war, invasion and the Taliban enslaved them

Women in Afghanistan were brutally repressed under Taliban rule from 1996 to 2001 - but fascinating old photographs show how women there used to live freely. Photographs from the 1950s, 60s and 70s show how they used to be afforded university-level education, browse record shops in short skirts.


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