Jon Danilowicsz gives important insights into how statecraft works from his perspective as a seasoned diplomat. At the heart of his analysis are his experiences with the tense but potentially powerful relationship between the United States, Bangladesh, and the global momentum towards (or away from) democracy.

The Bangladesh election approaches. If you seek a frame of reference to understand what is at stake and for whom, there’s few better places to start than with Jon’s article on strategy, and, of course, Opposition International.