AUDIO

The story of an Iraq veteran who gave an Iraqi refugee his Purple Heart.

AUDIO

The story of an Iraq War veteran who gave an Iraqi refugee his Purple Heart…

BBC World Service radio · 2017 · Co-reporter: Jessica Lussenhop · Audio producer: Lynsea Garrison


I spoke to an old Marine comrade of mine who’d just written a play about his experience serving in Fallujah during the Iraq War…

‘Outlook’ from the BBC World Service · 2013


How one city tries (and doesn’t always succeed) to hire police officers of color…

BBC Radio 4 and BBC World Service · 2016 · Audio producer: Lynsea Garrison


The story of a wealthy Colorado city facing an affordable housing crisis…

BBC Radio 4 and BBC World Service · 2014 · Audio producer: Lindle Markwell

PRINT

THE WAR WITHIN
The New York Times
2003

*anthologized in: New York Stories: the best of the City Section of the New York Times

Early one morning last July, my rifle company boarded a convoy of trucks leaving Nasiriyah, an Iraqi city 180 miles south of Baghdad, bound for Kuwait…

SERGEANT U.’S CASKET
The Village Voice
2005

I hardly knew Sergeant U., but as it happened I was the last person to lay a hand on his casket…