The 24/7 press about the situation in Afghanistan wears on one’s psyche, especially in light of all the finger-pointing, mud-slinging and everyone putting their own coat of varnish on the situation and its political ramifications. I am a forever supporter of a free press, but … in return, I expect them to be responsible in their reporting. This responsibility seems to be largely lacking at the moment.
Nobody can sum up a situation quite like New York Times’ Frank Bruni, so I shall leave it to him to unpack the current chaos …
Stop Politicizing the Misery in Afghanistan
26 August 2021
Democrats are panicked that the debacle in Afghanistan will shake American voters’ confidence in not only President Biden but also the rest of the party, potentially costing it control of the Senate and the House in 2022. They’ve said as much — to…
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