Ukraine and Three Forgotten Realities

In the Foreign Policy Research Institute's E-Notes, AHS speaker Jakub Grygiel explains how Russia’s invasion of Ukraine is an unwelcome reminder of time-tested realities:

"These realities, namely that history is written by men, that force must be met with force, and that wars are rarely local affairs, appear throughout history and are undoubtedly unpleasant because they do not lead to sunny optimism. It is not surprising therefore that we prefer to ignore them."