March 2020 Issue [Essay]
The Old Normal
Why we can’t beat our addiction to war
Andrew J. Bacevich
is president of the Quincy Institute for Responsible Statecraft and a contributing editor to Harper’s Magazine. His new book, The Age of Illusions: How America Squandered Its Cold War Victory, was published earlier this year.
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