The Brian Lehrer Show Published by The Brian Lehrer Show Getting Mali Wrong Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/267970/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Malian National guards patrol on January 16, 2013 at a military airbase in Bamako. (Issouf Sanogo / AFP/Getty Images) i Laura Seay, assistant professor of political science at Morehouse College, warns against bad analogies about the conflict in Mali in her recent Foreign Policy article, "Mali Is Not a Stan."