Articles by Alexandros Petersen

The New Crusaders

The free world is being confronted by crusaders. The American Heritage dictionary defines a crusade as "a holy war undertaken with papal sanction" or "a vigorous concerted movement for a cause or against an abuse". The suicide bombers in Iraq,... Read More

Brain Power

At a dinner in London some months ago, I sat next to a bright university student who, when informed that I worked at a think tank, remarked, "Foreign policy decisions are really made in think tanks, aren't they?" I gave... Read More

The Consequences of a Strong Russia

In his inauguration speech one year ago, President George W. Bush announced a goal for the US and its allies of "ending tyranny in our world". Since the attacks of 9/11, Russia has figured prominently as a nominal partner to... Read More

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