Afghanistan

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo
"It reeks of the very totalitarian practices that are characteristic of the worst human rights abusers."
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"Congress must reassert its constitutional authority over the use of force and...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Over 3,000 civilians died in Afghanistan last year including more than 900...

Further

Amidst the surreal vengeful spectacle of the Swift-Boating of the Bergdahl family - the "hero" son turned dazed "traitor," the death threats against longsuffering nuanced parents turned just plain weird, all presumably for "questioning the imperial expansion project in Afghanistan" - an un-recruiting video by one who knows and a moving portrait of Bob Bergdahl, a thoughtful "father who just wants his son back," but who also determinedly, admirably and evidently unacceptably seeks to understand...