iraq war - Task & Purpose
Phil Klay and the cover of 'Missionaries'

An Iraq War veteran has delivered a 'beautiful, violent and almost perfect' new novel about the American military machine

'Missionaries' is horrifying and refreshing, challenging us to reflect not just on the destruction of our own national institutions but also on the ugly and ongoing consequences of American power abroad


'Walk a mile in my legs' — Army vet Sen. Tammy Duckworth fires back after Fox News' Tucker Carlson questions her patriotism

"Does @TuckerCarlson want to walk a mile in my legs and then tell me whether or not I love America?"