The West played a crucial role handing Shi'ites the bulk of power in Iraq. The West played a crucial role supporting the Mujahadeen to overthrow the Russians in Afghanistan.
Will we end up regretting the former as much as the latter? Are both examples of a failure of strategic analysis?
Yelling “bigot!” as a tool of bigotry - A recent study concluded that Party and ideological animus in the US was significantly stronger than (pdf) racial animus in the US. To put that another way...
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