Clay Risen is the managing editor of Democracy: A Journal of Ideas and the author of A Nation on Fire: America in the Wake of the King Assassination. He was a 2009 Arthur F. Burns journalism fellow in Berlin.
Why a Key NATO Ally Will Likely Sit Out the Surge
You win some, you lose some: This morning NATO announced it would add 7,000 troops to the alliance’s Afghanistan deployment, a coup for Secretary Clinton…
Germany’s Afghanistan Scandal
Berlin the city is bracing for its first winter snows, but Berlin the seat of government is in the middle of a storm of a…