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Phyllis Chesler

Phyllis Chesler

Phyllis Chesler is an Emerita Professor of Psychology, the author of 20 books, including Women and Madness (1972), An American Bride in Kabul, and Requiem For a Female Serial Killer (2020).

Denying the Truth about Female-Female Aggression Won't Make it Disappear

Denying the Truth about Female-Female Aggression Won't Make it Disappear

..but taking these steps can help.

Phyllis Chesler
Phyllis Chesler
Feminism
How Many Western Feminists Would March Under a Hail of Taliban Bullets?

How Many Western Feminists Would March Under a Hail of Taliban Bullets?

Afghan women demonstrated for “Bread, Work, Freedom, Political Participation” Under Dangerous Conditions.

Phyllis Chesler
Phyllis Chesler
Afghanistan
Heroic Afghan Feminists, Doctors, and the Global Civilians Helping Them

Heroic Afghan Feminists, Doctors, and the Global Civilians Helping Them

Winter has come to Afghanistan.

Phyllis Chesler
Phyllis Chesler
Afghanistan
Opinion: Abusive Women And Double-Standards in Justice

Opinion: Abusive Women And Double-Standards in Justice

"Is Ghislaine Maxwell our latest little Scapegoat for this much larger sin of indifference to or even profiting from the suffering of others?"

Phyllis Chesler
Phyllis Chesler
Opinion
Dare I Tell Afghan Women How Hard Their Lives Would Be in Refugee Camps?

Dare I Tell Afghan Women How Hard Their Lives Would Be in Refugee Camps?

The eternal waiting, the poor food, the lack of privacy, the dangers that are specific to girls, boys, and women?

Phyllis Chesler
Phyllis Chesler
Afghanistan
As Situation in Afghanistan Gets Worse, Feminists Still Help Afghan Women Escape

As Situation in Afghanistan Gets Worse, Feminists Still Help Afghan Women Escape

Amidst abductions, murders and famine, feminists have been supporting their Afghan counterparts in multiple ways.

Phyllis Chesler
Phyllis Chesler
Afghanistan
Afghanistan Urgently Needs Food Packages Dropped

Afghanistan Urgently Needs Food Packages Dropped

Girls as young as 3 are being sold for food. Find out how to help.

Phyllis Chesler
Phyllis Chesler
Afghanistan
How I Had to Fight My Publishers over Everything

How I Had to Fight My Publishers over Everything

The tale of a feminist writer: part two.

Phyllis Chesler
Phyllis Chesler
Books
Taliban's Murder of Volleyball Player Marks the Beginning of Afghan Dark Era

Taliban's Murder of Volleyball Player Marks the Beginning of Afghan Dark Era

Reports of slayings, including beheadings surge in Afghanistan.

Phyllis Chesler
Phyllis Chesler
Afghanistan
How Our Best Feminist Work Goes Out of Print and Stays There

How Our Best Feminist Work Goes Out of Print and Stays There

..some truths about being a feminist author.

Phyllis Chesler
Phyllis Chesler
Books
Marcia Freedman Was Part of My Pioneering Feminist Generation

Marcia Freedman Was Part of My Pioneering Feminist Generation

I am sorry that we did not keep in touch. Rest in peace.

Phyllis Chesler
Phyllis Chesler
Feminism
Requests for Help from Feminists Trapped in Afghanistan Keep Coming

Requests for Help from Feminists Trapped in Afghanistan Keep Coming

At least a half million dollars needed to get out many urban, educated, Afghan women.

Phyllis Chesler
Phyllis Chesler
Afghanistan