Stories by Danny Sjursen

Major Danny Sjursen is a U.S. Army strategist and former history instructor at West Point. He served tours with reconnaissance units in Iraq and Afghanistan. He has written a memoir and critical analysis of the Iraq War, Ghostriders of Baghdad: Soldiers, Civilians, and the Myth of the Surge.  He lives with his wife and four sons near Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.  subscribe to Danny  Sjursen's feed

Posted on: Apr 18, 2017, Source: TomDispatch

The best result is "don't invade."

Posted on: Mar 10, 2017, Source: TomDispatch

Lessons never learned: Soon Iraq will replace Vietnam as the military’s most basic failure to hopefully learn from.