Jonathan Foreman

Twelve Years A Slave

Oscar and the oppressors

30 March 2014 9:00 am

Hollywood loves a social conscience picture, but its own culture is more conservative than it looks


The one good thing we're leaving in Afghanistan

2 November 2013 9:00 am

Afghanistan’s new, British-led military academy may prove our most lasting legacy


The great aid mystery

5 January 2013 9:00 am

Our rulers must know that development aid doesn’t work. So why do they throw money at it?


‘How many must be shot before Kashmir is news?’

7 August 2010 12:00 am

The vicious, long-lasting conflict between India and Pakistan is ignored in the West, but it is the key to understanding the region, says Jonathan Foreman

The terrible price that is paid by the forgotten casualties of war

19 August 2009 12:00 am

Jonathan Foreman says that the focus upon the death toll in the Afghan conflict obscures the high numbers of soldiers who have suffered catastrophic wounds — and the scandalously inadequate compensation they have been offered once home in a land unfit for such heroes