Gideon Rose

Bin Laden’s Death, One Year Later

Tomorrow will mark the one-year anniversary of the Navy SEAL raid on Osama bin Laden’s complex in Abbottabad, Pakistan. In the immediate aftermath of the al Qaeda leader’s death, many wondered how the organization would be affected.  A year later, with al Qaeda now under the leadership of Ayman al-Zawahiri,  Gideon Rose, the editor of Foreign Affairs, […]

Lessons for Libya from Kosovo

Libya’s impact on future war strategy

Conflict & Justice

The Future of Al Qaeda Without Bin Laden

Arts, Culture & Media

Previewing Obama’s speech on Libya

Conflict & Justice

Obama’s Cabinet and Intervention in Libya

President Obama made the decision to use U.S. military forces in Libya in his role as the top of American government’s executive branch. But the president’s cabinet and circle of advisers play an important role in policy. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Secretary of Defense Robert Gates come from different areas of the political […]

The World

Majority of Public Deems Afghanistan War ‘Not Worth Fighting’

The latest ABC News/Washington Post poll shows that 60 percent of Americans say the Afghanistan war is “not worth fighting.” This is a record low in public support of the war. Mary Galeti, the wife of Afghanistan veteran First Lieutenant Russell Galeti, and Gideon Rose, editor of Foreign Affairs and author of “How Wars End: […]