Media Coverage

Homeland Security Announces Immigration Fee Waivers for Afghan Evacuees

By Laura Acevedo, ABC10 News San Diego

November 9, 2021

Former Afghan translator rebooting his life in the US

By Steve Walsh, KPBS San Diego

October 8, 2021

I will save them myself

Podcast with Shawn VanDiver hosted by Michelle Kosinski and Sir Richard Dearlove, One Decision Podcast

October 7, 2021

USF Veterans Help Thousands of Afghan Allies

By Mary Mcinerney, USF News

September 22, 2021

Local Veterans Continue Work To Get Allies Out Of Afghanistan 

An interview with Shawn VanDiver by Andrew Bracken and Maureen Cavanaugh, KPBS

September 3, 2021

Trapped in Afghanistan, Rescued by Volunteers: How a Handful of Americans Freed 5,000 Afghans

By Ben Kesling in Abu Dhabi and Michael M. Phillips in Washington, Wall Street Journal

August 29, 2021

An army of veterans and volunteers organizes online to evacuate Afghans, from thousands of miles away

By Jonathan Baran, Alex Horton, and Elizabeth Dwoskin, Washington Post

August 26, 2021

In Kabul, Private Rescue Efforts Grow Desperate as Time to Evacuate Afghans Runs Out

By Dion Nissenbaum, Wall Street Journal

August 25, 2021

This Is What the Afghan Evacuation Looks Like on the Inside

By Arash Azizzada, New York Times

August 24, 2021

Afghan Americans in San Diego pressure Biden and Congress to act as Taliban takes over

By Kate Morriseey and Lauren J. Mapp, San Diego Union Tribune

August 22, 2021

A ‘Digital Dunkirk’ to Evacuate Afghan Allies

By Amy Mackinnon, Foreign Policy

August 20, 2021