Drowning Democracy

Afghanistan taught us that a firehose of unaccountable aid can destroy a country’s democratic future. In Ukraine, we are making the same mistake all over again. | By Jennifer Brick Murtazashvili and Nataliia Shapoval
January 2022, Volume 33, Issue 1

The Collapse of Afghanistan

  • Jennifer Brick Murtazashvili
The Afghan republic’s destruction was sewn into its founding. The international community’s missteps are more responsible for its failure than the country’s supposedly endemic corruption.

Why Pakistan Always Seems on the Brink of Collapse

The military has spent decades trying to impose order on Pakistani politics. It has led to chaos. | By Ahsan I. Butt

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