“In some ways, joining the military is an act of faith in one’s country—an act of faith that the country will use your life well.”
Tag: Iraq War
Paul Bremer was briefly the Bush administration’s point person in Iraq. His decisions would have lasting consequences.
He was just another coked-up agent (repping the likes of Steven Soderbergh) when he disappeared into Iraq, shooting heaps of footage he would attempt to package into a pro-war documentary. And that was just the beginning.
On Ahmad Chalabi, the con man who pushed America to war. Chalabi died on Tuesday at the age of 71.
The search for an Iraq veteran on the brink of suicide.
Visiting with the Christian fighters defending Iraq’s Nineveh Plains.
Three siblings from Chicago ran away to become jihadis. Is it fair to try them as terrorists?
One man’s story.
Even ISIS’s opponents are hard men who understand terror.
What one sergeant says he saw before the alleged suicides of three detainees.
An Islamic State senior commander reveals the terror group’s origins.