The State Department’s yearly human rights report may be the United States’ best tool for fighting sexual violence. Biden needs to get it right.
A new U.S. intelligence assessment suggests women’s rights in Afghanistan face threats even without a Taliban takeover.
Biden repealed major restrictions on U.S. foreign assistance, but anti-abortion ideology still limits crucial reproductive care in the places that need it most.
To reach a gender-conscious peace deal with the Taliban, Afghan negotiators need more time—and U.S. support.
The world must step in now and call the assaults what they are: a war crime.
Survivors of World War II sexual enslavement seemed one step closer to reparations, but international pressure and a Korean judge intervened.
At this week’s summit, the United States will need to think bigger. Here’s how.
In a new documentary about mujra dancers, Saad Khan escapes the Western documentary complex to give his subjects the chance to speak in their own words.
Two decades of progress are threatened by the Taliban return—and a hasty U.S. exit.
Biden’s push for gender equality is a huge change from Trump, but experts stop short of calling it a feminist foreign policy.
Switzerland’s crackdown on Islamic symbols is normalizing anti-Muslim bigotry across the political spectrum.
A member of the brutal Lord’s Resistance Army rebel group has been convicted of crimes against humanity, but the survivors are still struggling to pull their lives together.
The number of women in elected office is on the rise, but that hasn’t necessarily translated into more power.