Discussing bin Laden’s Death

by Joshua Foust on 5/3/2011 · 3 comments

I went on something of a media blitz yesterday, to talk about Osama bin Laden’s death. Here are some examples:

After midnight on Sunday night, I spoke with Radio Australian about some initial reactions. I was also drinking scotch, which explains some of the stammering.

For Aljazeera English, I was on a panel on Inside Story to discuss some of the larger issues surrounding his removal from the global jihad movement.

On Democracy Now, I tried to downplay some of the finger-wagging and frankly weird lefty talk:

I did some other shows as well: two at the BBC, one more for Aljazeera, and a brief interview on France 24. I dunno where those are yet; I’ll post them when I get them.


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Joshua Foust is a Fellow at the American Security Project and the author of Afghanistan Journal: Selections from Registan.net. His research focuses primarily on Central and South Asia. Joshua is a correspondent for The Atlantic and a columnist for PBS Need to Know. Joshua appears regularly on the BBC World News, Aljazeera, and international public radio. Joshua's writing has appeared in the Columbia Journalism Review, Foreign Policy’s AfPak Channel, the New York Times, Reuters, and the Christian Science Monitor. Follow him on twitter: @joshuafoust

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{ 3 comments }

anan May 4, 2011 at 12:41 am

“Josh you are a Yemen expert” 🙂
Oh no, you are an expert now 🙁
:LOL: enjoy.

DK Fabule May 4, 2011 at 9:17 am

Well done, Josh. I love that in the into of Democracy now, the moderator makes a gun motion with her hand.

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