Patrick Cockburn's new book looks at the legacy of recent wars, as well as at how convoluted ongoing conflicts in the Middle East truly are.
Having spent an estimated $1 trillion and having sacrificed the lives of 2,150 soldiers, the US finds itself increasingly consigned to observer status in Afghanistan.
Jennifer Coute-Marotta is a photographer and journalist exposing life through her lens. Her work can be viewed here.
Daniel C. Marotta is a writer and journalist working on a collection of short stories.