Andrew J. Bacevich
A Conversation Continued: Debating Democracy
In the opening round of an exchange on democracy promotion that will continue over the coming weeks, five TNI authors examine themes and questions raised in Paul Saunders's essay.
Bases of Debate: America in Central Asia: Steppes to Empire
America's post-9/11 tryst with the authoritarian regimes of Central Asia should not be transformed into a longer-term "marriage of convenience." It would end badly.
Different Drummers, Same Drum
Despite the rhetoric, the new administration's foreign policy bespeaks not change, but continuity with the Clinton era.
Military force has become the hallmark of U.S. foreign policy, ironically in the name of enforcing a global utopia.