INTERVIEW: Dispatch From Afghanistan

August 15, 2021

SmartHER With Hollie McKay

Writer Hollie McKay has traveled all over the world, to the most dangerous areas, during the most deadly conflicts. She speaks to us from Afghanistan as the Taliban surge around the city she reports from. A truly unique perspective on a developing chapter in America’s longest war. After we spoke to Hollie, the country fell to the Taliban. The following interview, less than 48 hours later, gives us all insight into the pace and intensity of this story.

Writer/Journalist Hollie McKay rejoins SmartHER News less than 48 hours after her conversation, describing the pace of the Taliban’s conquests and what it’s like on the ground in a nation now under Taliban control.

by Jenna Lee,