Rufus reviewed Joshua Kurlantzick's The Ideal Man for the Wall Street Journal on December 8, 2011

Read what New Yorker Magazine staff writer George Packer had to say on Oct. 12, 2009 about the book and Rufus in Afghanistan in an article on the New Yorker blog entitled Why Rufus Phillips Matters. Access the link below:
Why Rufus Philllips Matters

For a live broadcast on Washington DC TV Channel 8 of Rufus discussing lessons learned in Vietnam compared to Afghanistan, access the link below:
Lessons learned

To access a recent Veterans Radio interview of Rufus about Why Vietnam Matters, conducted by Dr. Lewis Sorley, access the link below:
Sorley Interview

See an Asia Society Panel which took place in New York City on February 24, 2010 entitled, "Afghanistan and the Specter of Vietnam." Rufus was one of three panelists. The others were Gordon Goldstein, author of Lessons in Disaster and Max Boot of the Council on Foreign Relations. The moderator was George Packer of the New Yorker. Access the link below.
Asia Society Panel Video