The Afghan Eye Podcast

The Afghan Eye Podcast provides a counter-narrative to what mainstream media portrays of Afghanistan. We challenge stereotypes about Afghans and Muslims in general that have been instrumentalised in the War on Terror.

Episode 31 | Book review: John J. Mearsheimer's The Great Delusion The Afghan Eye

What is liberalism? What makes liberalism an aggressive ideology that motivates the militarism of Western states? How can dissecting liberalism help us understand the American occupation of Afghanistan?To answer these questions further, Ahmed-Waleed and Sangar dive into The Great Delusion by the renowned political scientist Dr. John J. Mearsheimer.Support the show♦ Patreon: ♦ Paypal: ♦ Instagram: ♦ Twitter: ♦ Facebook: ♦ Spotify: ♦ Apple Podcasts: ♦ Google Podcasts: ♦ Shop:
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Sangar Paykhar
Sangar Paykhar
Sangar Paykhar is a freelance journalist and commentator on Afghan current affairs. He was born in Kabul 1982. During the Afghan civil war of the 1990's his family were forced to relocate the Netherlands. He graduated from The School of Governance and Global Affairs in the Hague and he has studied Journalism at post graduate level in Leiden University. Mail:

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