V.20 No.41 | 10/13/2011
The Longest War
American soldiers killed in AfghanistanThis month marks 10 years of war in Afghanistan—the longest military conflict in U.S. history—and the list of our fallen soldiers grows ever longer.
V.19 No.26 | 7/1/2010
From the Foxhole
Beyond the War Zone II
General Petraeus swapped for General McChrystal in Afghanistan
The names of the countries in which we are fighting no longer matter. This is what happens when war drags on interminably. It becomes enough to refer to the conflicts solely by the passage of time during which the dead and the bereft have multiplied insensibly.