Afghanistan: the Stupidity of War and the return of Great Powers

today October 22, 2021my_locationONLINE


During the four decades of the Cold War, the United States had a grand strategy focused on containing the power of the Soviet Union. Yet by the 1990s, following the Soviet Union’s collapse, America had been deprived of that pole star. After the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, US President George W. Bush’s administration tried to fill the void with a strategy that it called a “global war on terror.” But that approach provided nebulous guidance and led to long US-led wars in marginal places like Afghanistan and Iraq.

Begin October 22, 2021 H 2:30 pm
End October 22, 2021 H 4:00 pm
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