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Pakistan's Unfair Elections

Malik Siraj Akbar | Posted 07.06.2013 | World
Malik Siraj Akbar

Mere elections will not put Pakistan on the path to democracy and the rule of law. Elections that do not provide equal space to all parties to contest will have no legitimacy and credibility.

A Colonels' Coup in Pakistan?

Saad Khan | Posted 08.20.2011 | World
Saad Khan

Pakistan Army Chief General Ashfaq Kayani has to placate his officers, and he can only do that by getting tough on Americans.

Pakistan Army: Earn Your Keep

Wajid Ali Syed | Posted 07.09.2011 | World
Wajid Ali Syed

The world's most wanted terrorist was a block away from the army garrison. This incident is not the first time the Pakistan Army has made claims that strained credulity.

Pakistan: Diplomacy vs Giving It All Away

Josh Mull | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Josh Mull

I am the Afghanistan Blogging Fellow for The Seminal and Brave New Foundation. You can read my work on The Seminal or at Rethink Afghanistan. The view...

Obama Can't Control His Generals -- Time for Congress to Step in

Josh Mull | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Josh Mull

It's too bad that General Petraeus is attempting to suppress democratic opinion. But Congress, and the people running for Congress, understand full well that this is a fight the American people are ready to have.

Obama's AfPak Conundrum

Saad Khan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Saad Khan

While there has been no indication by the Obama administration to withdraw forces in 2011, there needs to be an extension of the deadline to achieve the basic goals in Afghanistan.

Rethink Afghanistan: ISI and Pakistan Army Kill Americans

Josh Mull | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Josh Mull

The US must stop escalating in Pakistan and end the war in Afghanistan. Afghanistan's future government is already taking shape, and Pakistan has enough of a powerful progressive movement that they can stabilize their country.

General Kayani's "Silent Coup" in Pakistan: the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Josh Mull | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Josh Mull

I am the Afghanistan Blogging Fellow for The Seminal and Brave New Foundation. You can read my work on The Seminal or at Rethink Afghanistan. The view...

America's DNA profile has been all over Afghanistan since 1973

Paul Fitzgerald and Elizabeth Gould | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Paul Fitzgerald and Elizabeth Gould

In the two years since the publication of our book Invisible History: Afghanistan's Untold Story we have had the chance to address dozens of forums an...

Individual acts and the collapse of Pakistan

Josh Mull | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Josh Mull

I am the Afghanistan Blogging Fellow for The Seminal and Brave New Foundation. You can read my work on The Seminal or at Rethink Afghanistan. The view...

Pakistan's "Strategic Depth" and Endless War in Afghanistan

Josh Mull | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Josh Mull

Congress must be forced to not only institute a binding timetable for the president, but to accelerate that timetable in every conceivable way possible

Afghanistan: Has Hamid Karzai Already Joined the Taliban?

Josh Mull | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Josh Mull

I am the Afghanistan Blogging Fellow for The Seminal and Brave New Foundation. You can read my work on The Seminal or at Rethink Afghanistan. The view...