Daniel Tyler Brooks

Daniel Tyler Brooks is a U.S. Army Captain with a MA in International Security at the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver. He is currently a student at CGSC.  CPT Brooks made 2 deployments in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, Operation New Dawn, and Spartan Shield.  His opinions expressed here are his own, and do not represent any official positions of the US Army, DoD, or the US Government.

Transitions to democracy following forced regime change via military intervention require a last military dictator.

Understanding how the democratization of Iraq failed could be instructive to future endeavors towards democratization throughout the world.