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Cell Phone Images of the War of Terror
Jeremy Scahill walking with villagers in Gardez, Aghanistan in a film still from "Dirty Wars," directed by Richard Rowley The NSA surveillance scandal has, in a short term, made a lot of people feel depressed and/or worried about the state of governance in America.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
The Huffington Post
Writer's Awful Comments About Sexual Assault
A Wall Street Journal columnist drew some heat on Tuesday for declaring that recent investigations into sexual assault in the military were nothing more than a "war on men."
Jeremy Scahill on Dirty Wars and the global battlefield
Understanding America's foreign policy can be an impossible task, even for those in the know.
Afghan readiness is key to Karzai announcement
DISTRICT STABILITY PLATFORM MIRI, Ghazni Province, Afghanistan -- President Hamid Karzai's announcement Tuesday that Afghan forces have taken over the lead from the U.S.-led NATO coalition comes as Afghans show increasing signs of confidence in their ability to defend their nation.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
The Globe and Mail
Dirty Wars: Doc shines a light on a secret U.S. killing machine
In the days after the Osama bin Laden assassination, the group that carried it out - part of the Joint Special Operations Command - emerged from the shadows to become feted as national heroes.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
San Jose Mercury News
Review: A shocking 'Dirty Wars'
Jeremy Scahill, center, in Somalia in the documentary "Dirty Wars," which he wrote with David Riker, in an undated handout image.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Ain't It Cool News
Jeremy Scahill Talks Dirty Wars, The Drone Program And Perpetual War With Mr. Beaks
When the unthinkable occurred on September 11, 2001, there were three immediate questions: "Who did this?", "Where do we fight them?" and "How do we make sure this never happens again?" Though there hasn't been a major terrorist attack by al-Qaeda on American soil since that day, it is very difficult to argue that the U.S. government's answers to ... (more)
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Mon Jun 03, 2013
U.S. Department of Defense
Afghan Force Kills 20 Enemy Fighters in Paktika Province
An Afghan quick-reaction force killed 20 enemy fighters and detained another while responding to an attack on a local police checkpoint in the Orgun-e district of Afghanistan's Paktika province yesterday, military officials reported.
Blast by school in Afghan east kills students, US soldiers
An Afghan National Army soldier stands outside Combat Outpost Boston before a joint patrol with U.S. soldiers from 3/1 AD Task Force Bulldog in a village in Kherwar district in Logar province, eastern Afghanistan, May 20, 2012.
At least 6 Taliban militants killed in ISAF chopper atta...
KABUL: At Least six Taliban militants were killed in a twin air-attack by ISAF choppers in Zurmat district of Paktiya in Afghanistan, according to officials.
Sun Jun 02, 2013
Dirty Wars Movie Review
Documentarians are generally to the left of center politically. Think of Michael Moore, who has attacked corporations like General Motors and the Congress for refusing to insure our medical health as do European nations.
Tue May 28, 2013
U.S. Department of Defense
Combined Security Force Arrests Haqqani Network Leader
A combined Afghan and coalition security force arrested a Haqqani network leader and seven other insurgents during an operation in the Gardez district of Afghanistan's Paktia province today, military officials reported.
Sun May 26, 2013
Remembering the Living
Memorial Day commemorates those who were killed while servicing in the armed forces, but Brian Castner hopes that we will remember those who survived injuries but might not have if not for bomb suits, armors, and other advances.
Thu May 23, 2013