The Dispatch

The Dispatch is an AHS newsletter that circulates each week to its constituent student chapters. Each issue of Dispatch features a “Weekly Discussion Topic,” meant to guide students as they make sense of timely topics in U.S. foreign policy and national security. You can view the collection of the past discussion topics below. 

All Eyes on Italy 

On September 25th, Italy will hold a historic election. In a country where machismo has long dominated the political climate, an unlikely character is poised...

Human Rights Violations or Genocide in Xinjiang?

On Wednesday, August 31, the U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, released her report on the human rights atrocities in the Xinjiang region...

Afghanistan: One Year Later

One year has passed since the chaotic withdrawal of the American military and the collapse of the Afghan government. During this time, the Taliban has...