How Stereotypes Help ISIS Women Evade Justice

Preconceived ideas about women, conflict, and mass atrocities have obscured the role ISIS women played in maintaining a social system based on slavery and genocide. Historical precedent shows that this view is dangerous— but not inevitable.

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Women leaving Baghouz, Syria after its liberation (Photo: YPG Press Office).

Women, Conflict, and Stereotypes: History and Theory

Precedents for Accountability

ISIS Women and the Yezidi Genocide

News and analysis on Northeast Syria.

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