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Ann Jones

Ann Jones

Ann Jones, a writer and photographer, has reported extensively from Afghanistan since 2002 and is the author of several books. Her most recent book is, "They Were Soldiers: How the Wounded Return from America’s Wars— the Untold Story." Her previous books include: " War Is Not Over When It's Over," "Kabul in Winter," "Women Who Kill," and "Next Time She'll Be Dead." Jones has worked with women in conflict and post-conflict zones, principally Afghanistan, and reported on their concerns. An authority on violence against women, she has served as a gender adviser to the United Nations. Her work has appeared in numerous publications, including The New York Times and The Nation. For more information, visit her website.

 

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War Wounds: How Veterans Return From America's Wars

"I've been in the Army twenty-six years," he says, "and I can tell you it's a con."

Ann Jones ·


Now Is the Time to Be Angry: Remembering Forgotten Afghanistan

By the time the U.S. abandoned the country in 1992 after the Soviet Union had collapsed, the U.N. reported that nearly two million more Afghans had been killed and another 600,000 to two million maimed.

Ann Jones ·


Getting Trumped by Covid-19

A journal of the onset of the plague year.

Ann Jones ·


The Man Who Saw Trump Coming A Century Ago

A reader’s guide for the distraught

Ann Jones ·


Beware the Norwegian Menace

Should We Build a Wall to Keep Them Out?

Ann Jones ·


The Fempire Strikes Back: Out With Monstrous Men!

On #MeToo and what comes next.

Ann Jones ·



Can the Age of Trump Spur Medicare for All?

"A single program launched by a single state is better than none. And it just might work."

Ann Jones ·

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