Monthly Archives: December 2006

Knowing the Enemy

George Packer’s article, Knowing the Enemy, published in the December 18th, 2006 issue of the New Yorker is a fascinating account of recent work by an Australian lieutenant colonel named David Kilcullen for the US State Department.  Kilcullen’s career has … Continue reading

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Thomas Friedman column: 10 Months or 10 Years

  I’m a big fan of New York Times foreign affairs columnist Thomas Friedman.  I think his articles are must-reading for anyone interested in world affairs.    However, his November 29, 2006 column, Ten Months or Ten Years (registration required), … Continue reading

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