Central Asia

Armed women from one of the revolutionary militias defending the revolution against US backed jihadists

When Afghanistan was red!

Imran Kamyana — The Saur Revolution of 1978 is a ray of hope in these dark times, and proves that even in the most backward regions and most difficult situations, this system of oppression and exploitation can be challenged and overthrown.
Malalai Joya

‘Education is key to the emancipation of Afghanistan’: An interview with Malalai Joya

In 2021, Malalai Joya, under threat from the re-imposed Taliban regime, was forced to leave Afghanistan and live in exile. In this wide-ranging interview, she discusses the background to the return of the Taliban in Afghanistan and the shape of resistance today.