By Signature 3 min read
As always, books are key to fostering knowledge in uncertain times. Here we turn to the best books to understand our world, nation by nation.
By Keith Rice 8 min read
Books, as ever, offer insight and understanding into topics we don’t always understand. Today, we turn to literature to better understand Iraq.
By Susan H. Gordon 3 min read
This weekend, brace yourself for Election Day, celebrate the first Chicago Cubs World Series win in 108 years, and continue keeping tabs on Mosul.
By Harry Parker 9 min read
Harry Parker, author of Anatomy of a Soldier, reflects on his near-death experience tanking through an Iraqi street.
By Andrew J. Bacevich 5 min read
Andrew J. Bacevich, author of America's War for the Greater Middle East, lists 4 major reasons America has stranded itself in the Middle East.
By John Renehan 5 min read
The Valley, John Renehan's first novel, is inspired by his role as a lieutenant in Ramadi, Iraq, carrying out the most unwanted of Army rituals.