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The Bergdahl-Taliban Prisoner Exchange and Evolution

War is always an evocative public issue and frequently implicated with evolutionary considerations, and the reaction to the Bergdahl-Taliban prisoner exchange could not make that more clear. Read More

Would You Have Made This Prisoner Exchange?

NO.

This was not a good choice on many levels

But the chief negative repercussion of this bizarre decision on the part of our President, is that it breaks our longstanding and very wise policy to NEVER negotiate with terrorists. Bad decision-making, Mr. President.

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Gregg R. Murray, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor of Political Science at Texas Tech University.

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