Links to Recent Articles of Interest
By David Milne, Salon, posted October 18
By William J. Astore, The Contrary Perspective blog, posted October 17
The author is a retired Air Force lieutenant colonel and formerly taught at the U.S. Air Force Academy.
By Paul Pillar, LobeLog, posted October 16 (from The National Interest)
The author, a 28-year veteran of the CIA, is a visiting professor at Georgetown University in security studies; the article draws on the Soviet experience in Afghanistan.
By Andrew J. Bacevich, TomDispatch.com, posted October 13
The author is a professor emeritus of history and international relations at Boston University.
Interview with David Talbot, Democracy Now!, posted October 13
David Talbot is a former editor in chief of Salon and the author of a new book on Allen Dulles.
By Jon Schwartz, The Intercept, posted October 7
By Walter L. Hixson, History News Network, posted October 7
The author teaches history at the University of Akron.
By David M. Perry, The Guardian, posted October 6
The author teaches medieval history at Dominican University.
By Greg Grandin, The Nation, posted October 5
On the targeting of hospitals during the Vietnam War; the author teaches history at New York University.
By Sami Zubaida, Informed Comment blog, posted October 1
Thanks to Rusti Eisenberg, Cyrus Bina, and an anonymous reader for flagging articles that are included in the above list. Suggestions can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.