Taliban

Daily News Lesson: Chaos outside Kabul airport as U.S. seeks to evacuate thousands

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Hear from U.S. authorities and Afghan citizens on a chaotic evacuation following Taliban takeover of Kabul Continue reading

Daily News Lesson: After 20 years, Taliban returns to power in Afghanistan

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Hear from one former Afghan official on what the future of Afghanistan might look like now that the Taliban is back in power Continue reading

Daily News Lesson: Brooks & Capehart on police shootings and Afghanistan

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Discuss the roles of US police and the military at home and abroad. Continue reading

PBS news summary: Choose your own current event activity

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In this current events lesson, check out the PBS NewsHour’s 2-minute news wrap from April 8, 2020. Continue reading

PBS 2-minute news summary: coronavirus, 2020 Olympics postponed, Afghanistan

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In this current events lesson, check out the PBS NewsHour from Mon. March 23rd, on the cancellation of the Olympics and an update on Afghanistan. Continue reading

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