Finding friendship in the wreckage of war and revolution

Aired: 3/23/2016 | 0:04:40 | Clip
After his last deployment to Afghanistan, decorated Marine veteran and writer Elliot Ackerman went to report on the civil war in Syria. What he found was friendship and a shared disillusion over the hopes of revolution. In this essay, Ackerman explores the deep wounds and strong bonds forged by war.