Biden and Bennett tone down US-Israel relations —

Lost in the shuffle of the murderous attack at the Kabul airport, Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett had his first meeting with US President Joe Biden and the tone couldn’t have been more different than it was from Benjamin Netanyahu’s meetings with either Donald Trump or Barack Obama. Bennett and Biden struck a positive but…

Biden and Bennett tone down US-Israel relations —

The Republic of Consciousness Prize for Small Presses is coming to the US and Canada. — Literary Hub

Attn: small presses! Republic of Consciousness has announced the launch of a new prize, which seeks to support presses in the US and Canada publishing eighteen or fewer books each year. The 2022 prize cycle will open next October, and will consider titles published during the 2022 calendar year. Initially launched in the UK in…

The Republic of Consciousness Prize for Small Presses is coming to the US and Canada. — Literary Hub

Paralympic gold medalist blinded in Afghanistan questions US’ ‘war on terror’ — CNN.com – RSS Channel – HP Hero

A history-making US Paralympic gold medalist, who was blinded while serving with the American military in Afghanistan, says he questions whether or not the 20-year long “war on terror” was worth it.

Paralympic gold medalist blinded in Afghanistan questions US’ ‘war on terror’ — CNN.com – RSS Channel – HP Hero

The moral injury of abandoning Afghan allies — CNN.com – RSS Channel – HP Hero

• Tucker Carlson offered his take on why the Taliban won. See Don Lemon’s reaction • Countries are evacuating their citizens and closing embassies • Analysis: Taliban assurances raise questions

The moral injury of abandoning Afghan allies — CNN.com – RSS Channel – HP Hero

Top Republican on foreign affairs committee slams Biden over ‘unmitigated disaster’ in Afghanistan — CNN.com – RSS Channel – HP Hero

The top Republican on the House Foreign Affairs Committee slammed the Biden administration over the rapidly deteriorating situation in Afghanistan on Sunday, calling it an “unmitigated disaster of epic proportions” that could lead to dire consequences.

Top Republican on foreign affairs committee slams Biden over ‘unmitigated disaster’ in Afghanistan — CNN.com – RSS Channel – HP Hero