Anti-Imperialism/Foreign Policy

Critics Call Afghanistan Fallout Biden’s ‘Jimmy Carter Moment’, Will It TANK Presidential Approval?

US involvement in Afghanistan actually began with Jimmy Carter, not George W. Bush. Under the tutelage and influence of Zbigniew Brzezinski, the US began arming the mujahideen who flocked to Afghanistan to fight the Soviets, and who then conquered the country falling the Soviet withdrawal and the subsequent removal of aid by the successor Yeltsin government in Russia.

On today’s What America’s Thinking, a new Hill-HarrisX poll finds 54 percent of voters approve of President Biden in the White House while 40 percent disapprove, and 6 percent said neither. Ryan Grim, Alyssa Farrah, and Kim Iversen discuss.

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