Thomas E. Ricks
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The Gamble by Thomas E. Ricks
19 Mar 2009 // 4:00 PM

By the time Ricks brings his narrative to a close, he has solidly proved his point, namely that in the most basic reckoning, the surge can be said to have worked.


'The Generals' Is a Sharp Analysis of the Performance of Generals and the Civilians Who Oversee Them
27 Nov 2012 // 4:05 PM

The U.S. Army is often led by generals who are masterful at combat tactics, but woefully inept at recognizing changes in the battlefield, like the emergence of an insurgency in Iraq or the reemergence of the Taliban in Afghanistan.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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