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Monday December 06, 2021
Andrew Bacevich

  • June 30, 2021

    Wars and ignorance

    Kurt Vonnegut’s famous novel about the World War II bombing of the German city of Dresden appeared the year I graduated from West Point. While...

  • November 21, 2020

    Time to leave

    According to the New York Times on Monday, the number of troops in Afghanistan would be halved from its current level of 4,500.The legacy of the war...

  • February 26, 2020

    Going off-script

    The impeachment of the president of the United States! Surely such a mega-historic event would reverberate for weeks or months, leaving in its wake...

  • March 07, 2019

    Peace with honour

    A friend of mine, a veteran of America’s 21st-century wars in the Greater Middle East, recently sent along his most recent commentary on...

  • December 19, 2017

    Where is the US Senate?

    Where is J. William Fulbright when we need him? Or if not Fulbright, perhaps Robert M. La Follette or George W. Norris. Personally, I’d even...

  • December 01, 2016

    Endless wars

    Trump knows next to nothing about ISIS, one of many gaps in his education that his impending encounter with actual reality is likely to fill. ...

  • August 09, 2016

    Forgotten war

    Although hardly news, it bears repeating that the Afghanistan War stands as the longest in all of United States history. By election day, it will...