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Why Are American Troops Still in Afghanistan? (Essay)

Introduction

The on-going discussion about American troops fighting in Afghanistan is one that has not quieted since U.S. intervention after the September 11 attacks in 2001. 2,141 more words

Edmonton soldier shares Afghanistan war story in documentary

A social worker at CFB Edmonton is sharing her personal story of war and loss in a documentary set to air Friday night.

Former platoon leader Capt. 266 more words

Canada

"In fact, since the inception of the disgraceful puppet regime, Loya Jirgas, and not the fraudulent and sham elections, have been the real source of decision making. Now the occupying imperialists, through their imported feudal and bourgeois comparator democracy, are holding a Loya Jirga to earn legality and legitimacy for their occupation under the name of the people of Afghanistan."- The Communist (Maoist) Party of Afghanistan

“On November 21, 2013 the puppet regime convened its fourth sham Loya Jirga. The first Emergency Loyal Jirga was held to endorse the imperialist invasion and subsequent occupation of Afghanistan and the enslaving decisions of the national traitors in Bonn held under the plumage of the invading imperialists for approving the puppet regime of Hamid Karzai. 935 more words

Politics

Movie Review: Thank You For Your Service (2017) *When the War Follows You Home*


We’ve now been at war overseas in Iraq and Afghanistan for 13 and 16 years, respectively.  When soldiers came back from Vietnam, an entire generation of veterans didn’t receive the care they needed or deserved.  659 more words

Movies

Why the U.S. Will Never Win the War in Afghanistan

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Trump’s August announcement that he would not fully withdraw U.S. troops from Afghanistan drew mixed comments. Some criticized his illogical suggestion that the U.S. had to remain in Afghanistan because Pakistan possesses nuclear weapons. 673 more words

U.S. Foreign Policy