On Sunday I returned from a 10-day reporting trip to Eastern Ukraine, where pro-Russian separatists control two areas not officially recognized by…
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Ukrainians are welcome; others are pushed back.
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There is no doubt one question left unanswered as we witness the daily advances made by the Taliban in Afghanistan: what difference did an American…
This story originally appeared in the Daily Beast. It is being resurfaced today as part of War, U.S.A’s Wednesday unlocking of past reporting for unpaid…
On January 20th, 1961, in his inaugural address, President John F. Kennedy Jr. made clear the pledge of the American people: the nation “shall pay any…
A patient who was seriously injured in a car crash, which killed the other driver, and experiences severe PTSD cannot find therapy that quells their…
After doom-scrolling through my social media feeds on the afternoon of Jan. 6, now known as the Capitol insurrection, I wanted to engage with the…
I originally reported this story for a general interest magazine in late-2017. I’m publishing it now, for the first time, in a special Monday Long Read…
Hussein Fahim al-Shabani’s bedroom has become a veritable museum of tens of thousands of collectibles and antiques. The walls hold complicated and…
Through a thicket of brush, we push deeper into the forest. Our small group stops at the edge of a clearing. Mangled twigs lay across what seems like a…
A note to readers I’m changing my publishing frequency to roughly twice-weekly, with the same mix of original reporting, analysis, and exclusive Q&As…