Jason Ditz

[audio:http://dissentradio.com/radio/11_09_12_ditz.mp3]

Jason Ditz, managing news editor at Antiwar.com, discusses why Afghanistan continues to be a quagmire, despite claims of impending victory by NATO and the Taliban; failures in nation building and in staffing an Afghan Army – the two core justifications for staying on; killing suspected terrorists (or whomever) with drone missile strikes in Pakistan; inundating 9-1-1 operators with “if you see something, say something” false alarms; and the recent bombing in Quetta, Pakistan.

MP3 here. (19:33)

Jason Ditz is the managing news editor at Antiwar.com. His op-ed pieces have been published in newspapers and other media around the world.

2 thoughts on “Jason Ditz”

  1. Oh Scott, you took the words right out of my fingers. I was just about to type that the U.S. "training" of the army was not training the Afghan army that the U.S. supports, but rather the insurgent army.

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