Listening to the 18-minute musical monologue has been a Thanksgiving tradition among folk music fans for decades.
We marked the 11th anniversary of the Afghan war earlier this month by speaking with Washington Post reporter Greg Jaffe. He had just returned from spending 11 days with the 173rd Army Airborne, and he recounted his observations of how things are winding down in Afghanistan. The story he was working on then has now been published:
You can also read and listen to Here & Now’s October interview with Jaffe:
Experts share a range of perspectives on how to combat the Islamic State militant group, and the role the U.S. should play.