Then there is America’s longest running war…..Afghanistan.
These days we do not hear much about this conflict…..most Americans take it for granted and move on to whatever shiny bobble the media dangles out there for them to chase.
But there are people like me that will not turn away from this war and persist in reporting the news as it comes available……
Most people know next to nothing about the country other than bang bang shoot’em up!
Many foreigners and even Afghans are now convinced that the “true” Afghanistan is only what is being shown on the television screens, depicted in magazines, or what is buried deep in the archives and libraries somewhere in London, New York or Paris.
It is tempting to think that the country could be only understood from a comfortable distance, from the safety of one’s living room or from those books and publications decorating dusty…
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