Men on a street in Kabul looking at a mural by Afghan artist Shamsia Hassani

Outsiders can support Afghan women’s hard-won rights without reducing them to a monolith.

Child care is too expensive, while providers are underpaid. We need sustained public investment to fix both problems.

While nominally led by women, Puerto Rico’s government has not addressed underlying gender issues made worse by recent disasters, nor heeded calls for change from feminist groups.