Will Afghanistan's Next President be a Woman?

Probably not. But Afghan Parliament member and now declared Presidential candidate, unabashed women's rights supporter, and overall badass Fawzia Koofi hasn't seen a battle that wasn't uphill. » 4/16/12 5:45pm 4/16/12 5:45pm

Female Voters Threatened, Intimidated In Afghanistan Election

Over the weekend, reports from the much-anticipated Afghanistan election bega to show that turnout among women was low. Really low. Election officials estimate that about 650 of the polling places for women never opened. » 8/24/09 10:00am 8/24/09 10:00am