Documenting the early evidence that the Kabul Airport bombings of 08/26/2021 could have been prevented if they weren't so politically convenient.
New Politics, New Classes, New Struggles
The Birth of Modern Afghanistan
To understand the politics of Afghanistan in 2021 it is necessary that we understand the country's relationships with the Great Powers. These powerful states have intervened in Afghanistan's civil wars throughout the 20th Century and their interference began much earlier. Our investigation will begin with the contest between two European colonial empires.