Sunday, December 20, 2009
Here's a Metric of Goverance
We keep wondering how best to measure progress in Afghanistan. The three key efforts or pillars are security, governance and development. Well, this story suggests a good way to measure success in governance: are relatives of the President killing each other and getting away with it? And just to make sure that the story is completely depressing, our pal, Ahmed Wali Karzai (brother of the President and rumored to be the Al Capone of Kandahar) is featured.