The Truth About the Wars

The Truth About the Wars

This article was originally published at nytimes.com written by Daniel P. Bolger. AS a senior commander in Iraq and Afghanistan, I lost 80 soldiers. Despite their sacrifices, and those of thousands more, all we have to show for it are two failed wars. This fact eats...
Veterans’ Day Through a Maureen Dowd Flashback

Veterans’ Day Through a Maureen Dowd Flashback

This article originally appeared on Counter Punch by Jerry Lembcke Unbelievable—an overused word, for sure. But it is what came to mind as I read Maureen Dowd’s November 1, New York Times column. Unbelievable that she would begin “A Cup of Joe: Making every day...