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Friday, July 17, 2009
The Irresistible Illusion by Rory Stewart
In the London Review of Books, Rory Stewart argues that Beltway foreign-policy thinkers are “minimising differences between cultures, exaggerating our fears, aggrandising our ambitions, inflating a sense of moral obligations and power, and confusing our goals” when it comes to Afghanistan.