The seasoned journalist was supposed to be the one held hostage in Somalia, but an inexperienced young freelancer was captured instead. A story of one woman’s survival in the most brutal of circumstances—and one man’s survivor guilt.
We’ve been told countless times that Afghanistan is the one true success story in our War on Terror and that President Hamid Karzai is the shining example of what a moderate Muslim leader should be. Too bad neither is turning out to be true.
Donald Rumsfeld has always answered his detractors by claiming that history will one day judge him kindly. But as he waits for that day, a new group of critics—his administration peers—are suddenly speaking out for the first time.