Appeared in: Volume 1, Number 1
Published on: September 1, 2005
Suffer the Intellectuals

Western intellectuals are endlessly engaging and edifying. But when it comes to capturing the trends that define present reality and gauging the shape of the future, they are uncannily wrong.

Owen Harries, founding editor of The National Interest, is a member of the Global Advisory Council of the AI and a fellow of both the Centre for Independent Studies and the Lowy Institute for International Policy in Sydney.

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