Dr. Nader Hashemi and Emran Qureshi shared their views on what went wrong in Afghanistan, the current situation and challenges about the future.
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Nader Hashemi is the Director of the Center for Middle East Studies and an Associate Professor of Middle East and Islamic Politics at the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver. He is the author of Islam, Secularism and Liberal Democracy: Toward a Democratic Theory for Muslim Societies and his next book project is on the global destabilizing effects of Middle East authoritarianism.
Emran Qureshi is a Wertheim Fellow at the Labor & Worklife Program at Harvard Law School, and a past Fellow at the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy, Kennedy School of Government. He is the co-editor of The New Crusades: Constructing the Muslim Enemy (Columbia University Press, 2003). His articles and reviews have appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times, The Boston Globe, The Guardian Weekly, The Globe & Mail and the Frankfurter Rundschau.