On the heels of the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan, we glance back at two views on conflict and terror.
Back to the beginning. Dru Oja Jay Argosy examines the motivations behind U.S. military action in Afghanistan. “How, exactly, does one declare war on a concept, on a tactic, and how would such a war be won?” The “War on Terror”: Sense and Nonsense, March 27, 2002.
Making the news. Wanda Waterman reviews A Thousand Times Good Night, a movie with a backdrop of journalism in conflict zones. “You soon realise that this isn’t a story about extremism, martyrdom, or the Islamic world, but rather the story of a woman struggling to maintain selfhood…” The Mindful Bard – A Thousand Times Good Night, August 14, 2015.