The culture of war

From the New Yorker Portfolio section:

“This summer, the photographer Platon took pictures of hundreds of men and women who volunteered to serve in the military and were sent to Iraq or Afghanistan. He followed them on their journey through training and deployment, after demobilization and in hospitals, to compile a portrait of the dedication of the armed services today.”

Here’s the link to the accompanying slideshow.

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~ by Jessica on September 24, 2008.

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