16 December 2019

For those language geeks out there....

The language you speak affects what you look at.

10 December 2019

Lessons learned to late: Afghanistan

“We don’t invade poor countries to make them rich.
We don’t invade authoritarian countries to make them democratic.
We invade violent countries to make them peaceful
and we clearly failed in Afghanistan.”

James Dobbins (U.S. diplomat to Afghanistan under Obama and Bush)