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Save us from the Taliban. But also by Judith Butler
Splendid reply from Pakistani Bina Shah to the Californian philosopher who in a controversial article in the Guardian stated that "the category of woman must be redefined" to include those who "perceive themselves" as such. But Afghan women, Shah says, are oppressed precisely because of their actual female bodies. A harsh invective against Western neo-colonialism, that of gender and transactivism, which looms on the horizon

In a much-discussed article published by the Guardian, Judith Butler stated that "the category of women needs to be rethought", in addition to [...]