SOUTH HAVEN — The decision earlier this year to withdraw American troops from the war in Afghanistan and the fall-out that ensued will be discussed at this week’s South Haven Speakers Series.

Hope College Political Science Professor Joel Toppen has been invited to speak about America’s involvement in the 20-year war in Afghanistan. His lecture will be at 7 p.m., Thursday at Lake Michigan College’s South Haven campus, 125 Veterans Blvd.