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September 09, 2021
A More Repressive World
A More Repressive World How much does America's example matter for human rights?
September 08, 2021
Can We Even Do This If We Try?
Can We Even Do This If We Try? The lessons of Afghanistan—if there are any.
September 04, 2021
America’s Maximalist Phase is Over. There May Not Be Another One
America’s Maximalist Phase is Over. There May Not Be Another One Afghanistan has dealt a fatal blow to our entire way of thinking about the world.
September 03, 2021
A Lament for American Foreign Policy
A Lament for American Foreign Policy Two decades later, the things we wanted to forget—Afghanistan, Iraq, and a crumbling Middle East—are still haunting America.
August 27, 2021
Our Age of Ambition Comes to a Close
Our Age of Ambition Comes to a Close Both Afghanistan and Europe suggest we are done trying to change the world.
August 20, 2021
Who Wrecked Afghanistan?
Who Wrecked Afghanistan? A leading Afghanistan scholar blames technocrats, NGOs, and how we do democracy promotion.
August 19, 2021