AFGHANISTAN

One of the world's largest producers of dry fruits and saffron, Afghanistan has been battered by successive wars. But this landlocked nation, which gained independence in 1919, was, a century back, a beacon of modernity and hope for others fleeing British colonialism in South Asia.

You Have a Notification: ‘They Are About to Kill Us’

As so many connected to Afghanistan pull every string they can think of to help get Afghans onto planes, time is running out.

Butterfly Effect: Why Kabul Is Not Saigon

The odds were stacked in America's favor far more than in Vietnam.

Butterfly Effect: Why Taliban 2.0 Is More Dangerous

The new Taliban is the old Taliban — but much smarter.

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The Carlos Watson Show

The Carlos Watson Show brings bold, impactful conversations with culture-defining celebrities, intellectual pioneers and changemakers, spotlighting the voices you need to hear to make sense of this important time in American history.

There’s No Way to Spin Kabul’s Fall

Having worked in Afghanistan for four years, I shouldn't have been surprised by the rapid collapse of its West-backed government.

The Endgame in Afghanistan: Darker Clouds Gather

The coming weeks will define Afghanistan for many years to come.

Butterfly Effect: The New Sultan of Kabul?

Can Biden advance global democracy by turning to autocrats like Turkey's Erdogan for help? .

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Reality of Afghanistan

The Taliban are strong and well-armed, the elected government is weak, corruption is rife, and government security forces are struggling.

Butterfly Effect: Is China Ready to Step Up in Afghanistan?

Only China, among major nations, has influence over the multiple factions bracing for a fresh war in Afghanistan.

This Afghan Crusader Should Have Beaten Obama for the Nobel

Sima Samar's peace work in Afghanistan has outlasted presidents and the longest war in U.

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The Food That Built America

The Food that Built America tells the unbelievable true stories behind the industry titans like Henry Heinz, Milton Hershey, the Kellogg brothers and Ray Kroc, who revolutionized food, and transformed American life and culture forever in the process.

What About Afghanistan’s Democracy, Joe?

The US president told the world that "America is back.

Butterfly Effect: The Art of (Not Blowing Up) the Deal

President Trump can claim two successful global deals.

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