Afghanistan

U.S.-EU hide their role in Afghan hunger crisis

On Jan. 24, U.S. and European Union representatives met with representatives of the Taliban in Oslo to discuss the situation…

February 7, 2022

Let Afghanistan live!

Contrary to the narrative of U.S. politicians and journalists, the August 2021 withdrawal of U.S. and NATO forces from Afghanistan…

December 15, 2021

9/11 – a pretext for aggression

The 9/11 commemorations should be seen for what they are: an opportunity for the U.S. ruling class to use a…

September 16, 2021

Argentine Marxist:
Afghanistan an imperialist defeat, but no analogy to Saigon 1975

By Mario Hernández This Aug. 25 interview with Claudio Katz, Argentine member of Left Economists and political analyst, was published…

September 10, 2021

U.S. plans – sanctions and famine for Afghanistan

Aug. 23 — U.S. politicians and journalists are all feigning deep concern about leaving behind tens of thousands of Afghans…

August 24, 2021

Beware the siren song: Women’s liberation and Afghanistan

This article originally appeared in Workers World, Dec. 6, 2001. As U.S. bombing and troop presence has intensified in Afghanistan,…

August 20, 2021

Afghanistan collapse: an epic failure of U.S. aggression

Aug. 17 – Wrenching images at the Kabul airport grip the world as U.S. officials had soldiers cast off  those…

August 15, 2021

Behind the media debate on Afghanistan debacle

Aug. 15 — Insurgent Afghan forces, under Taliban leadership, have surrounded the capital city Kabul. After its initial withdrawal, Washington…

August 15, 2021

U.S. out of Afghanistan

The Pentagon withdrew its forces from Bagram Air Field in Kabul July 2. Corporate media presented this event as an…

July 5, 2021

How U.S. destroyed progressive secular forces in Afghanistan

First published in Workers World in October 1996, and then republished on Sept. 27, 2001, just before the U.S. invasion…

July 5, 2021