A 9/11 widower refuses to succumb to hate. Can the country do the same?

Posted on Thursday September 30 2021

By Mitchell Zuckoff, Globe Correspondent, The Boston Globe, September 4, 2021

 

I’ve been living with 9/11 since the day itself, when I wrote the lead story about the attacks for this newspaper with help from numerous colleagues. Later, for a book, I spent years listening to, and sometimes crying with, hundreds of survivors, victims’ family members, heroic responders, military and government officials, witnesses, and others, many still scarred physically and emotionally…

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Three Articles/Videos by Sean McFate

Posted on Wednesday September 1 2021

Below are links to two articles and one video by Sean McFate, the Forum speaker for September 2021:

Shifting the blame: How the Pentagon lost Afghanistan, The Hill, August 17, 2021.  How could Afghan security forces wholesale collapse after $83 billion have been spent to train and equip them?   To find out click here.

What the Return of Mercenaries Means for the World Politics, Politics Today, May 18, 2021.  There is good news. Mercenaries are as old as war, yet the world did not devolve into anarchy, as is often portrayed by critics of private force. In fact, they can even do good, if hired to do so.  To read the article, click here.

Technology Doesn’t Win Wars. Why the US Pretends It Does, Think Big, January 27, 2019.  To view this video click here.

 

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A 9/11 widower refuses to succumb to hate. Can the country do the same?

Posted on Thursday September 30

By Mitchell Zuckoff, Globe Correspondent, The Boston Globe, September 4, 2021   I’ve been living with 9/11 since the day itself, when I wrote the lead story about the attacks for this newspaper with help from numerous colleagues. Later, for a book, I spent years listening to, and sometimes crying with, hundreds of survivors, victims’ […]

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Three Articles/Videos by Sean McFate

Posted on Wednesday September 1

Below are links to two articles and one video by Sean McFate, the Forum speaker for September 2021: Shifting the blame: How the Pentagon lost Afghanistan, The Hill, August 17, 2021.  How could Afghan security forces wholesale collapse after $83 billion have been spent to train and equip them?   To find out click here. What […]

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