Saturday Art: Influential Authors: Joe Haldeman

By: Saturday January 25, 2014 7:02 pm

I discovered Joe Haldeman’s work in a rather unusual fashion. I was living in Waltham, MA in a basement efficiency apartment. In the other side of the basement was a box of books. I asked the landlord about them and he told me to go ahead and grab and read any I wanted. The first one I picked up was a fairly slender book titled Mindbridge.

 

NIE: Afghan War Lost Without Nonexistent Pakistani Help

By: Monday December 13, 2010 3:15 pm

Here it is, to be laid out by the latest National Intelligence Estimates: no real partner in the corrupt central government, lagging development and security training, no buy-in from Pakistan to root out safe havens, fading support from the public, and a country still under Taliban control, for the most part.

Other than that, great war we’re running.

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