Afghanistan. Why Are American Feminists Silent?

Darkness Falls. Photo by Brad Chisholm

Afghanistan falls. Again. Whatever modest women’s rights were slowly acquired or at least envisioned in the past twenty years will now disappear into the wind. Education, rape, forced marriage — any progress with respect to these issues is going to disappear.

Why are American feminists so silent? You had no trouble speaking up about Harvey Weinstein, Jeffrey Epstein, Bill Cosby —…