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.
Daniel Tseghay is a writer from Vancouver who has written for the Toronto Star, The Georgia Straight, and THIS Magazine, among others. He is also the B.C. Green candidate for Vancouver-False Creek.