Scott Horton Interviews Jean MacKenzie
Jean MacKenzie, Program Director at the Institute for War and Peace Reporting, discusses the ineffective use of foreign aid in Afghanistan, the lingering resentment of Hamid Karzai by factional groups excluded from political power, the India/Pakistan competition for influence in Afghanistan and the moral obligation of the U.S. to tidy the mess it made.
MP3 here. (26:05)
Jean MacKenzie writes for GlobalPost.com, The Moscow Times, Christian Science Monitor, Newsday and The Boston Globe. She is the Program Director at the Institue for War and Peace Reporting.