In this episode, Neil, Niki, and Natalia discuss the past and present of U.S. military engagement in Afghanistan.
Here are some links and references mentioned during this week’s show:
- After nearly two decades, President Biden announced that all American troops were leaving Afghanistan, which quickly fell to the Taliban. Natalia referred to Jeremy Varon’s Washington Post piece about the antiwar movement, and to this conversation at Public Seminarbetween historians Claire Bond Potter and Amanda Demmer.
In our regular closing feature, What’s Making History: