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calendarPress Conference demanding reparations for the Ahmadi family & end to the US terror drone by Eleanor Levine, CodePink & Ban Killer Droens
Congress woman Barbara Lee’s office (outside) 1 Kaiser Plaza Oakland 94612...
Event Date: Thu, Oct 21, 2021 11:00am PDT
Posted: Wed, Oct 20, 2021 7:18am PDT
textAgainst all reason and The Afghan Debacle by Otto Konig, Richard Detje & F Steinfeld
Like the chaotic flight of the U.S. Army from Vietnam in 1975, the chaotic withdrawal from Afghanistan in 2021 highlights the failure of the geopolitically based "war and nation-building concept" of the U.S. and NATO countries. The assumption, questionable from the outset, that it would be possible to impose the so-called "Western value system" on a country in which 50 languages are spoken....
Posted: Wed, Oct 13, 2021 4:05pm PDT
calendarRapid Response Call: Helping Afghan and Haitian Families Seeking Asylum
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by Families Belong Together and partners
Call to action on Zoom...
Event Date: Tue, Oct 12, 2021 4:00pm PDT
Posted: Fri, Oct 8, 2021 1:56pm PDT
calendarAfghanistan: What Happened and Why? Dr. Stephen Zunes
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by Dolores Perez Heilbron
First Unitarian Universalist Society of San Francisco - Humanists-Non Theists invitation to a ZOOM presentation: See Zoom URL below for entry....
Event Date: Sun, Oct 10, 2021 1:00pm PDT
Posted: Sun, Oct 3, 2021 9:21pm PDT
calendarRise For and With the Women of Afghanistan
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by One Billion Rising and hundreds of partners
San Rafael demonstration - RSVP for location details...
Event Date: Sat, Sep 25, 2021 12:00pm PDT
Posted: Thu, Sep 16, 2021 12:28pm PDT
calendarInternational Day of Peace: Ending the Afghan War & Beginning the Rescue
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by United Nations Assoc. San Francisco
Virtual event...
Event Date: Sun, Sep 19, 2021 10:00am PDT
Posted: Wed, Sep 15, 2021 6:32am PDT
textAs War Keeps Poisoning Humanity, Organizing Continues to Be the Antidote by Norman Solomon
"The Blob" of militarism keeps on oozing...
Posted: Mon, Sep 13, 2021 5:09pm PDT
calendarCODEPINK Yard Sale for Afghan Women + Shut Down Creech
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by Cynthia Papermaster
Corner of Hearst and McGee Ave., Berkeley...
Event Date: Sun, Sep 12, 2021 9:00am PDT
Posted: Sun, Sep 5, 2021 4:35am PDT
imageEntrevista a la Asociación Revolucionaria de Mujeres de Afghanistan
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by reenvia Red Latina sin fronteras
Entrevista -Asociación Revolucionaria de Mujeres de Afganistán- responde en entrevista ante la toma de posesión de los talibanes...
Posted: Thu, Sep 2, 2021 12:45pm PDT
textWar on Afghanistan: The Most Expensive Mass Murder in History by Catherine
The war on Afghanistan was the most expensive mass murder in history. About US$2.3 trillion of the US taxpayers' money was spent killing 230,000 people--$10 million for each civilian, military personnel, soldier of fortune. Who profits from major disasters, wars, pandemics?...
Posted: Mon, Aug 30, 2021 11:56pm PDT
imageSan Francisco's Afghan Community Protests Their Country's Trauma
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by Leon Kunstenaar
Afghan flags fill Market Street as thousands rally and march to Union Square...
Posted: Sun, Aug 29, 2021 3:17pm PDT
imageGeorge Bush, Obama, Trump & Biden, You Have Blood On Your Hands-Afghani's Rally & March In
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by Labor Video Project
Hundreds of Afghani's rallied in San Francisco to demand the entry of Afghanistan's under threat. Many were angry with Biden, Trump, Obama and George Bush....
Posted: Sat, Aug 28, 2021 11:06pm PDT
calendarStop Killing of Afghans! SF Rally in Support of Afghanistan People & Refugees
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by United Afghan Association
United Nations Plaza @ 50 United Nations Plaza, San Francisco, CA 94102 Please wear a mask & follow COVID guidelines; This is a peaceful, respectful demonstration...
Event Date: Sat, Aug 28, 2021 2:00pm PDT
Posted: Tue, Aug 24, 2021 8:20am PDT
textAnd so it begins again: The media recycles Afghanistan war lies by Patrick Martin (WSWS Repost)
Claims that the US war was waged for democracy and women’s rights and against terrorism are even more threadbare than in 2001....
Posted: Thu, Aug 19, 2021 10:52pm PDT
textMedia propaganda and the Afghan debacle by Joseph Kishore (WSWS Repost)
In the wake of the collapse of the US puppet government in Afghanistan, the media and political establishment have been consumed by the question: how they were so disastrously “caught off guard” by the extremely rapid collapse of the regime in Kabul?...
Posted: Tue, Aug 17, 2021 11:45pm PDT
imageBiden’s Afghanistan speech: America’s criminal war ends in debacle
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by Patrick Martin (WSWS Repost)
The scale and impact of the catastrophe suffered by American imperialism in Afghanistan, which in many respects exceeds even its defeat in the Vietnam War, found expression in the speech, perhaps the bleakest address by an American president in half a century....
Posted: Tue, Aug 17, 2021 1:19am PDT
textThe fall of the Afghan puppet regime: A historic debacle for US imperialism by WSWS Editorial Board (repost)
The collapse of the Afghan government shatters the myth of American invincibility promoted by the US ruling elite after the dissolution of the Soviet Union in 1991....
Posted: Mon, Aug 16, 2021 2:18am PDT
textImminent Collapse of U.S. Imperial project Afghanistan by DLi
the 40+ year U.S. Imperial project in Afghanistan(started by the Carter administration back in 1979, with Uncle Sam's backing of Usama binLaden--UBL--and his band of jihadists) is now collapsing like a house of cards, sending shock waves in Washington and on the Public airwaves, especially in the NeoLiberal "Corprorate-bin-Laden" media. The rush is on to explain away the bloody hands of Uncle Sam in creating and maintaining the myth that the U.S. went in with good intentions to help "democra...
Posted: Sat, Aug 14, 2021 5:11am PDT
imageContrary to What Biden Said, U.S. Warfare in Afghanistan Is Set to Continue
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by Norman Solomon
The bombing will not stop...
Posted: Thu, Apr 15, 2021 12:15pm PDT
imageU.S. State Department Threatens ICC with Visa Restrictions
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by IMEMC
U.S. Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo announced on March 15 that the United States will place restrictions on visas of International Criminal Court (ICC) employees investigating alleged crimes of U.S. or allied troops in Afghanistan, the Washington Post reported. In his statement, he also mentioned Israel, which is a staunch U.S. ally that has also refused to sign on to the ICC....
Posted: Sat, Mar 23, 2019 10:51pm PDT