The Forgotten War: Sonali Kolhatkar on Why Afghanistan is “Just as Bad as Iraq”

Dandelion Salad

Democracy Now!

July 24, 2008

The Forgotten War: Sonali Kolhatkar on Why Afghanistan is “Just as Bad as Iraq”

Coming on the heels of Barack Obama’s highly publicized visit to Afghanistan—what he calls a central front in the so-called war on terror—we play an address by Pacifica radio host Sonali Kolhatkar, one of this country’s leading voices against the occupation of Afghanistan and co-author of the book Bleeding Afghanistan: Washington, Warlords and the Propaganda of Silence. She spoke last month at the National Conference for Media Reform in Minneapolis about what she called widespread misconceptions about the occupation of Afghanistan.

Real Video Stream

Real Audio Stream

MP3 Download

transcript

see

NYT boosts Pentagon push for wider bombing in Afghanistan

Canada Sets Date To Withdraw All Troops From Afghanistan!

Afghanistan