How to lose a war…

How to lose a war…

Afghanistan eats bombs. It eats rockets, too, and bullets, mortars, IEDs, RPGs, souls. Its hunger is immediate and insatiable, and while thrashing for more, it uncaringly kills men, women, children, foreigner, and local. Who taught this monster to crave flesh and gunpowder? We weren’t the first–a history of conquest and cruelty map across the mountains and deserts–but we feed it, and in doing so only strengthen this beast. Continue reading How to lose a war…