Rajiv Chandrasekaran

Starbucks

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A former senior correspondent and editor of the Washington Post, Rajiv Chandrasekaran is a senior vice president at Starbucks, where he works with veterans. He is the author of Little America: The War within the War for Afghanistan and Imperial Life in the Emerald City: Inside Iraq's Green Zone

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Anyone born in the US since September 11 has lived an entire lifetime in a nation at war.

America and the 'forever war'

Anyone born in the US since September 11 has lived an entire lifetime in a nation at war.

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The Pentagon plans to recruit some 5,000 refugees every year to be trained in Saudi Arabia and deployed in Syria.

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The Pentagon plans to recruit some 5,000 refugees every year to be trained in Saudi Arabia and deployed in Syria.

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Today, two American military jets dropped bombs on Islamic extremists in Iraq. The airstrikes were the first serious military operation the U.S.

Back to Iraq

Today, two American military jets dropped bombs on Islamic extremists in Iraq. The airstrikes were the first serious military operation the U.S.

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