Black and white illustration of a woman wearing a headscarf. Her black hair is draped over her right shoulder.

They Came for the Judges

Episode #204

2023-01-06 05:00:06


When the Taliban took control of Afghanistan in August of 2021, they unlocked the prisons and freed prisoners, some of whom sought revenge on the women judges who convicted them. We speak with some of the judges in today’s episode.

Thanks to Marzia Babakarkhail, Basira Qazizada, Zarghuna Kargar, and Patricia Whalen.