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For 44 years progressives in South Florida have been enlightened by a series of weekly talks on provocative current issues presented by activists, academics, and authors. You'll not find anything like this elsewhere.

March 19 at 10:00 a.m.


Phyllis Bennis:     Afghanistan and the                                                                       Aftermath of the US Withdrawal


Phyllis Bennis  is a Fellow of the Institute for Policy Studies in Washington, and of the Amsterdam-based Transnational Institute.


She writes and speaks widely across the U.S. and throughout the world on Afghanistan and other US wars, foreign policy, and a range of Middle East issues including Afghanistan, Palestine-Israel, Iran, Syria -- in the media, lecturing at universities and teach-ins, briefing parliamentarians and government officials.

Phyllis was a co-founder of the Iraq-era anti-war coalition United for Peace and Justice, and continues to work with many anti-war and Palestinian rights organizations in the United States and around the world.

She serves on the national board of Jewish Voice for Peace and the board of the Afro-Middle East Center in Johannesburg.

Her books include Ending the US War in Afghanistan, and Before & After: US Foreign Policy and the War on Terror. She has briefed and advised several members of Congress on the war in Afghanistan and related issues. 

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