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On Foreign Policy, Biden Should Have Taken Golf Lessons

On Foreign Policy, Biden Should Have Taken Golf Lessons

    by Thomas L. Knapp When Joe Biden took office as the 46th President of the United States, those of us who desired a more peaceful foreign policy had reasons for both hope and doubt. The biggest issue for both was the 20-year US war in Afghanistan, for which Biden’s predecessor, Donald Trump, had […]

Afghanistan: Taliban Victories Explain The Wisdom Of US Withdrawal

Afghanistan: Taliban Victories Explain The Wisdom Of US Withdrawal

  by Thomas L. Knapp As I write this column, the Taliban are on a roll. They’ve taken 12 of Afghanistan’s 34 provincial capitals in a single week, including the country’s second and third largest cities (Kandahar and Herat), and Ghazni, which sits astride the main highway connecting Kandahar to the national capital of Kabul. […]