David Vine

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David Vine

David Vine is assistant professor of anthropology at American University in Washington, DC, the author of Island of Shame: The Secret History of the U.S. Military Base on Diego Garcia (Princeton University Press, 2009), and a contributor to Foreign Policy In Focus.

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What 9/11 Taught Me about COVID-19

Organizing, connection, and solidarity are a way out of isolation — especially when we know there's no going back to "normal."

The Pentagon’s Italian Job

The Pentagon is increasingly turning to Italy as a launching pad for the wars of today and tomorrow alike.