All Articles on Afghanistan

Not only do corporate media credulously assume that the US has always been interested in peace, conveniently forgetting that the US rejected offers from the Taliban to hand Osama bin Laden over and surrender soon after the invasion. (Photo: US Marine Corps/Sgt. Mark Fayloga) Views
On 18th Anniversary of 9/11, Media Worry About ‘Premature’ End to Afghan War
The Afghans are one of the least happy populations ever recorded. Yet corporate media’s propagandistic coverage discourages the US from doing the one thing that might help change that: get out.
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The 9/11 attacks, Sen. Bernie Sanders said Wednesday, "began an era of endless war for our country and we must change course." News
On 18th Anniversary of 9/11, Bernie Sanders Calls for End to Endless War
"U.S. power should be measured not by our ability to blow things up, but to bring people together around our common humanity."
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Habib (standing, left) serves fruit at a meeting for parents at a “Street Kids School” meeting. Six years ago, Afghan Peace Volunteers members befriended Habib after his father had been killed when a bomb exploded in Kabul. His colleague Masoma is in the background. (Photo: Kathy Kelly) Views
A Morning in Afghanistan
Amidst political posturing, aerial terrorism, and street bombings, Afghan citizens pursue their daily work toward peace.
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The Taliban have made further advances this year, even this month. (Photo: Veronique de Viguerie/Edit by Getty Images) Views
Trump-Taliban Talks Like Those With N. Korea—A Photo Op on the Deck of the Titanic
The Taliban don’t think they are losing, because they are not.
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President Donald Trump speaks during a memorial service at the Pentagon for the 9/11 terrorist attacks September 11, 2017 in Washington, D.C. News
Days Before Talks With Taliban and Peace Deal, Trump Publicly Calls Secret Meeting Off
"He is literally the worst deal maker of all time."
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U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during the Republican Jewish Coalition's annual leadership meeting at The Venetian Las Vegas on April 6, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Views
Foreign Correspondent: Will Trump Bring Peace to Afghanistan?
Don't hold your breath
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Afghan policemen inspect the site of a blast in Kabul, Afghanistan, September 3, 2019 (Photo: Omar Sobhani/Reuters) Views
The Afghan 'Peace' Deal Will Not Bring Peace to the Afghan People
While rushing to strike an agreement with the Taliban ahead of the 2020 election, Washington is ignoring Afghan demands.
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It's Time to Liberate Afghanistan
The sooner America ends this shameful colonial war the better
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How does one fight for freedom by locating oneself in the headquarters of the worst human rights violator for the last seventy years?(Photo: The Education Trust/Twitter) Views
The Dream Is Dead Not Just for Dreamers, But for All Americans
For many, the dream has become a nightmare, but there is yet a passage through the difficult terrain which might perhaps take us to a different kind of dream, because this one sure is extinct.
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The president who claims to be saving the United States is out there patrolling the firebreak, but with lighter fluid in hand. (Photo: Pixabay) Views
Trump: Out of the Graveyard and into the Pyre?
Even if Trump manages to end the war in Afghanistan, he’s fueling other wars that will be even more devastating.
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