Afghanistan War

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
"The metrics were always manipulated for the duration of the war"
Officials repeatedly told the public "progress" was being made, but new documents show they knew that wasn't true.
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
A U.S. Army soldier fires an M4 carbine rifle
"The numbers continue to accelerate, not only because many wars continue to be...
Eoin Higgins, staff writer
CIA-backed death squads in Afghanistan are allegedly behind mass atrocities in the country.
"The CIA has enabled abusive Afghan forces to commit atrocities including...

Further

The empire staggers on. Obama sends more senseless troops to Iraq, revisionists proclaim the "courage" of those who trashed it, and W, accomplishing at least his mission of “replenishing the ol’ coffers,” is raking in millions with $175,000 speeches - including one to a homeless shelter - to people who seem to think he has something to say. David Jay really does. Lest we forget, his huge portraits of mangled veterans - "We need to see them because we created them" - are what Bush wrought.