Wednesday, January 30

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The Old Man and the Tee

A combat veteran trains to be a college football placekicker.

Monday, January 21

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The Force

How the United States came to spend more on defense than all the other nations of the world combined.

Thursday, January 17

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Hearts and Minds

How PTSD spreads from returning soldiers to their families.

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Which Way Did the Taliban Go?

As NATO leaves, the Afghan National Army grapples with a resilient Taliban.

Tuesday, January 15

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The Real Cuban Missile Crisis

A reassessment of the calm, cool JFK.

Friday, January 11

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One Martyr Down

An investigation into the death of a Canadian soldier in Lebanon.

Sunday, January 6

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Former C.I.A. Officer Is the First to Face Prison for a Classified Leak

How John Kiriakou, a public opponent of US torture policy, became the first CIA officer convicted of leaking classified information to the press.

Friday, December 28

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Atonement

In 2003, a platoon of American soldiers opened fire on a family in a Baghdad intersection. A decade later, one of the shooters tracks down the survivors.

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Disaster Movie

On the actors who unwittingly starred in The Innocence of Muslims.

Monday, December 10

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Operation Delirium

The legacy of a secret Cold War program that tested chemical weapons on thousands of American soldiers.

Wednesday, November 21

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Fort Bragg's Deadly Summer

Looking for answers following a mysterious string of slayings and suicides at the base.

Thursday, November 15