War Correspondent Speaks About Female Journalists

Carlotta Gall is the veteran Kabul-based war correspondent with The New York Times who reports on both Afghanistan and western Pakistan. I caught up with her last week while working on a piece for an upcoming article for Quill, the magazine of the Society of Professional Journalists. ET: What types of challenges have you faced … More War Correspondent Speaks About Female Journalists

Taking a Break From War With a Game Anything but Gentle

Dexter Filkins continues to report from Afghanistan… FULL ARTICLE HERE PUSHTESURKH, Afghanistan — Not every sport can boast referees who cradle assault rifles, or winners who eat the animal carcasses they have spent the afternoon fighting over. But as the buzkashi match unfolded on a valley floor here north of Kabul, the vectors of politics … More Taking a Break From War With a Game Anything but Gentle

Local Author Explores Prospects for Peace in Iraq

CLICK HERE FOR FULL ARTICLE NEW YORK—A longtime New York Times foreign correspondent and recent book author will make the final stop on his book tour here on Monday. Dexter Filkins is the author of the new book about war in Iraq and Afghanistan, “The Forever War”. Filkins and fellow author Robin Wright drew a … More Local Author Explores Prospects for Peace in Iraq