A very interesting piece in last Sunday's New York Times magazine:
A Talib at Yale.
Sayed Rahmatullah Hashemi is the former "roving ambassador" for the
Taliban, now studying at Yale.
An interesting and improbable life story.
The right-wing blogosphere is furious about it. I say it's better to co-opt
moderate former Talibs than to freeze them out.
Besides, his B grades at Yale are better than George Bush's
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