The Real Reason the U.S. Funded the Mujahedin in the 1980s

I recently watched the interview with Hillary Clinton in which she states that the U.S. had to fund to the Mujahedin to help them overthrow the pro-Soviet, Afghan government in the 1980s because we were in a “struggle” with the Soviet Union and because this is what ultimately led to its collapse and disintegration. Viewing this interview was painful for me not only because of the…