Dec 18, 2017 • 31M

Optimism in America’s Forever War

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Jason Fields
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Marty Skovlund Jr. first went to Afghanistan as an Army Ranger. This year he returned as a journalist. His reports offer a sharp contrast to the main narrative about a place that’s been at war for decades. He sees some hope in the form of Special Operations forces, along with well-trained commandos and police units. But are these really signs of peace to come?

Check out Skovlund’s excellent reporting on the War in Afghanistan over at Task and Purpose.

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