Christian Parenti is a professor at the School for International Training in Brattleboro, Vt. He reported extensively from Afghanistan and Iraq for The Nation. His latest book is Tropic of Chaos: Climate Change and the New Geography of Violence (Nation Books, 2011).
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The international occupation of Afghanistan is in bad shape. US casualties are up -- at times the ratio of killed and wounded to troops deployed is equal to that in Iraq, though of course the total numbers are not. Taliban attacks are...
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Rajiv Chandrasekaran, Little America: The War Within the War for Afghanistan (Knopf, 2012).