Twenty Years of the War on Terror: Imperialism, Islamophobia and US Defeat in Afghanistan – online event! Sept 23

Event Dates: 
09/23/21

Thurs. Sept. 23rd 12:00 Noon Twenty Years of the War on Terror: Imperialism, Islamophobia and US Defeat in Afghanistan – online event! Speakers includeTariq Ali, activist, broadcaster, and author of numerous books, including Clash of Fundamentalisms: Crusades, Jihads and Modernity (Verso, 2003), Bush in Babylon: The Recolonization of Iraq (Verso, 2004), Conversations with Edward Said (Seagull, 2005), The Duel: Pakistan on the Flightpath of American Power (Simon and Schuster, 2015); Anand Gopal, journalist and author of No Good Men Among the Living: America, the Taliban and the War Through Afghan Eyes; Deepa Kumar, author of Islamophobia and the Politics of Empire (Verso, 2021); and Arun Kundnani, author of The Muslims are Coming! Islamophobia, Extremism, and the Domestic War on Terror (Verso, 2015) and former editor of the journal Race and Class. Hosted by the UW Havens Wright Center for Social Justice. More info: https://havenswrightcenter.wisc.edu/2021/09/07/20-years-of-the-war-on-terror-imperialism-islamophobia-and-us-defeat-in-afghanistan/

 

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