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Andrew J. Bacevich

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Andrew J. Bacevich

Andrew J. Bacevich, a professor of history and international relations at Boston University, is the editor of the forthcoming book The Short American Century: A Postmortem.


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The New York Times and Washington Post are both guilty of attacking this timeless straw man.

From North Africa to the Middle East to China’s Central Asian border, how many years will it be?

Despite the White House’s statements against Islamophobia, their failure to fire a hatemongering lieutenant tells a different story. 

From liberation to assassination, in three quick rounds.

A major redistribution of global power is underway and arrangements that once hugely benefited the American people are coming undone.

Unwrapping the enigma of the career diplomat who wrote the Long Telegram.

At Fenway Park, a look at the changing relationship between sports and the American military. 

Nearly ten years have passed since Washington set out to redeem the Greater Middle East. In the pursuit of its saving mission, the American messiah has pretty much worn itself out.