Afghanistan: Stuck with the ideas of Mohammed?

Under their rule, the Taliban severely curtailed women's liberties, barring them from work and school, and confined women to their homes -- only allowing them outside with a male escort and hidden beneath a burqa.

- 'Obstacle to peace' -

The Taliban also elaborated on their vision for Afghanistan, including the replacement of the constitution with one crafted by Islamic scholars.


There's your problem: "crafted by Islamic scholars."

If you run a nation based upon Islam, you never get equal political rights. It's impossible. You're always stuck with inferior ideas, the ideas of Mohammed at best.

Tom Usher

About Tom Usher

Employment: 2008 - present, website developer and writer. 2015 - present, insurance broker. Education: Arizona State University, Bachelor of Science in Political Science. City University of Seattle, graduate studies in Public Administration. Volunteerism: 2007 - present, president of the Real Liberal Christian Church and Christian Commons Project.