Adam Gallagher is an independent writer and analyst focusing on U.S. foreign policy and politics. He is a contributor at The Hill, and his work has appeared in The American Prospect, The Huffington Post, The National Interest, The Diplomat, International Policy Digest and for the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, among other outlets. Previously, he was an analyst at a defense consultancy monitoring local and international media reporting on Afghanistan. He has been an officially accredited election observer in Tunisia in 2014 and Myanmar in 2015. Follow him on Twitter @aegallagher10.