February 25, 2008

Barnett Rubin on Pashtuns and Buzkashi

This one is really worth every minute it'll take to read it: Across the Borderline: Pashtuns and Taliban in Two States. A good corrective to my earlier simplistic thinking on Central Asian irredentism, and just the sort of analysis one would like to see the presidential candidates conversant with...

Posted by oook at February 25, 2008 08:58 AM