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18 Years Ago the Endless War in Afghanistan Began

October 7, 2019

Author and combat veteran Maj. Danny Sjursen and Afghan women’s rights activist Fahima Gaheez speak on the tragedy of the longest war, what the past has wrought, and what the…

Will Trump’s Surrender to the Taliban Bring an End to an Endless War?

March 6, 2020

Americans on right and left want this war to end, but will our imperial leaders ever learn the lessons of Vietnam and Afghanistan?

The Liars that Led Us to War

January 10, 2020

Two Iraq war veterans explain why Congress has failed to stop the endless wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, and say the United States needs to learn from its imperialist history…

Conflict Between Trump and Military-Diplomatic Establishment Is Full of Hypocrisy

October 24, 2019

We are living in a political world that seems turned on its head, with Democrats voting to stay in Syria and Republicans wanting to get out–but neither side is getting…

They Lied to Us All Along, We Knew It, and the Afghanistan Papers Prove It

December 13, 2019

The Washington Post series exposes how political and military leaders purposefully misled the public from the outset of the war in Afghanistan–a war they knew could not be won….