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When Counterinsurgency Experts Go See Les Mis

January 8, 2013

"Most viewers left the showing of Les Misérables discussing Anne Hathaway (good), Russell Crowe (bad), and Sacha Baron Cohen (ugly) - but as a student of political violence, something else caught my eye. I was more interested in the structural integrity of the barricades and the poor substitution of tenors for tactics." Foreign Policy 01/03/13

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