October 8, 2009
Phantom Aid: Professor Thomas Johnson (above) says only 13 percent of $2.4 billion in U.S. aid has actually reached the Afghan people, giving each Afghan $10.40 a year, or the equivalent of two McDonald’s Happy Meals.
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Professor Thomas Johnson gets hate mail for his outspoken criticism of the Afghan war. But the Naval Postgraduate School professor is no peacenik – he’s a member of General Stanley McChrystal’s so-called academic “red cell,” ...