hey does anyone know any reliable news sites w a leftist bent for news on what's happening in Afghanistan?
@jude_ this just came along, i can tell nothing about, but from a valid source
@jude_ others have already posted the Federation of Anarchism Era, so will add another couple links:
Popular Front Podcast episode on the Taliban Offensive (Jake Hanrahan interviewed a journalist on the ground in Kabul) https://www.iheart.com/podcast/256-popular-front-30941088/episode/123-is-the-taliban-taking-over-85163521/
Drawing a Line in Afghanistan by Suchitra Vijayan (Looks into the history of Afghanistan and the legacy of colonialism in the country) https://www.redpepper.org.uk/drawing-a-line-in-afghanistan/
A Viable—and Perhaps the Only—Path to Lasting Peace in Afghanistan by Vijay Prashad (Takes a look at the peacebuilding efforts and a proposed path to ending the war)
Afghanistan: The Taliban Victory in a Global Context by CrimethInc. (Analyzes the possible fallout of the Taliban offensive from the perspective of an American veteran) https://crimethinc.com/2021/08/16/afghanistan-the-taliban-victory-in-a-global-context-a-perspective-from-a-veteran-of-the-us-occupation
The US’s Failure in Afghanistan Shows the Hubris of American Empire by Alfred W. McCoy (Analyzes the position of the Taliban offensive in the history US interventionism) https://www.jacobinmag.com/2021/05/biden-administration-afghanistan-war-withdrawl-opium-us-military
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