Articles by Joshua Foust

How an Overabundance of Foreign Aid Is Killing Afghanistan

Since the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan in 1979, Non-Governmental Organizations have filled in the gaps left by an otherwise absent government—schools, health care, employment, and so on. After the American invasion in 2001, billions of dollars have flowed into.. Read More

Will the U.S. Blow This Opportunity?

After noting the other-worldly personality cult of Sapurmurat Niyazov, a.k.a Turkmenbashi ("the father of all Turkmen") and noting his passing late last year, media outlets have spent very little attention reporting what exactly is happening to Turkmenistan. But t Read More

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