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Experts from throughout the Carnegie Endowment's global network assess the stark humanitarian toll, the regional ramifications, and the diplomatic challenges posed by the Taliban’s takeover of Afghanistan.

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Audio version: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1qLjgE7f2JSu5lE32IZYd6ShFsW_0K5XZ/view?fbclid=IwAR2VY8AWJoXURDcLYjFQwcXJic-Jea91-jJNeH-cwRyzPA3yOd3grsbGk7Q

Extra credit:
How Taliban Expanded in Afghanistan During America's Longest War | WSJ

Why Did the Taliban Win?

The Longreads Club is a bi-weekly program hosted by WorldOregon's Young Professionals group. We discuss a long-form article focused on a global topic each meeting. It's like a book club, but the reading material is shorter. Rather than skim headlines, we dive deep and learn from each other to better understand world events. No membership or registration required - but it's nice to know how many are coming, so RSVPs are encouraged. Read the article and join our discussion!

Although this event is organized by the Young Professionals Steering Committee at WorldOregon, it’s open to everyone. You don't need to identify as "young" nor "professional" to attend. In fact, it’s better to have a variety of backgrounds and perspectives.


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September 12, 2021 at 11:30am - 12:30pm PST

Longreads Club: Afghanistan Under the Taliban

via Zoom

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Add to Calendar 09/12/2021 11:30:00 09/12/2021 12:30:00 America/Los_Angeles Longreads Club: Afghanistan Under the Taliban Check https://www.worldoregon.org/longreads_club_afghanistan_under_the_taliban for the latest info. via Zoom

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