The Impact of the War on Terror in Afghanistan
Sarah Chayes, Former NPR Correspondent
Author, The Punishment of Virtue: Inside Afghanistan After the Taliban
Institute of International Education | New York, NY | September 6, 2006

"We most of the time talk about security on the one hand and government on the other hand. First stabilize the place, then later worry about government. This is a fallacy, because what explains the current resurgence of Taliban violence in Southern Afghanistan is explained by the lack of government."


Sarah Chayes, former NPR Correspondent and
author, speaks to the WFPG about her new book

WFPG members and guests at
Authors Series event