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Philosophy’s Shannon French discusses U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan

Foreign policy experts discuss U.S. involvement in Afghanistan
ideastreamShannon French, the Inamori Professor in Ethics, director of the Inamori International Center for Ethics and Excellence and an associate professor of philosophy at the College of Arts and Sciences, noted that since the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan in August 2021, the Taliban is back in power, 20 million Afghans are starving and millions are internally displaced.