by Hayes Brown Posted on January 29, 2014
A U.S.-funded hospital in Afghanistan is reportedly so poorly constructed, "patients, including newborn infants, are washed in untreated river water."
by Christopher Butterfield Posted on October 15, 2013
With international security forces leaving at the end of 2014 and peace with the oppressive Taliban looming, the advances made by women in Afghanistan are under threat.
by Hayes Brown Posted on October 8, 2013 Updated: October 8, 2013
Congress scrambled to provide relief to active duty military members ahead of the shutdown. Less fortunate have been the families of those killed in service of their country, as the first shutdown in a time of war stretches onward.
by Hayes Brown Posted on October 1, 2013 Updated: October 3, 2013
As the government shuts down, the locals who risked everything -- including their lives -- in helping American soldiers are being left behind.
by Zack Beauchamp Posted on September 26, 2013
It turns out everything we know about the drone campaign...isn't very much.
by Ben Armbruster & Hayes Brown Posted on August 13, 2013
Following the rules of engagement is apparently keeping American soldiers in Afghanistan from being able to "kick butt" and "take names."
by Hayes Brown Posted on August 12, 2013 Updated: August 12, 2013
Formerly a symbol of hope for women in Afghanistan, a female former Member of Parliament is now seeking to flee the country to escape domestic violence.
by Hayes Brown Posted on August 6, 2013 Updated: August 6, 2013
Twelve years ago today, President Bush was warned of the threat of Osama bin Laden attacking the United States. After all this time, do we now know who we even mean when we're talking about Al Qaeda?
by ThinkProgress Posted on July 26, 2013 Updated: July 29, 2013
Polling trends continue to indicate that support for the war in Afghanistan has plummeted.
by Hayes Brown Posted on July 24, 2013 Updated: July 28, 2013
A leading human rights group is calling for Congress to block the U.S. purchase of Russian-made weapons for the Afghan army as funding violence against Syrians. Got all that?