PhD Candidate, International Relations, University of Oxford
Laura Courchesne is a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Oxford. Her research examines how states and armed groups use social media in conflict settings and the economics of disinformation campaigns.
Since the Taliban took over Afghanistan a year ago, it has barred girls from school, required women to wear burqas in public and banned women from travelling without a male chaperone. The Taliban first ruled Afghanistan...