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BOOKS / Ron Jacobs : ‘Cruel Harvest’ in Afghanistan

Drugs, war and occupation: ‘Cruel Harvest’ in Afghanistan Cruel Harvest does not claim that the U.S. is in Afghanistan because of the drug trade, either to end it or to profit from it. The text does explain that Washington has … finish reading BOOKS / Ron Jacobs : ‘Cruel Harvest’ in Afghanistan

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Bob Feldman : A People’s History of Afghanistan /12

Soviet troops leaving Afghanistan, 1988. Photo by Mikhail Evstafiev / Wikimedia Commons.Part 12: 1987-1992A People’s History of Afghanistan By Bob Feldman / The Rag Blog / June 21, 2010 [If you’re a Rag Blog reader who wonders how the Pentagon … finish reading Bob Feldman : A People’s History of Afghanistan /12

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Follow the Poppies : Opium, Afghanistan, and U.S. Foreign Policy

Soldier among the poppies at opium field in Afghanistan. Image from Aftermath News.Working with the warlords:Afghanistan and the heroin trade The U.S. used the international heroin network to serve its geopolitical aims in Afghanistan and elsewhere. By Sherman DeBrosse / … finish reading Follow the Poppies : Opium, Afghanistan, and U.S. Foreign Policy

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