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17 Haunting Historical Photos Of Children At Play During Wartime

The Huffington Post | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 03.24.2015 | World

One of the worst aspects of war is the devastating effect of the fighting on the lives of children. While bearing no responsibility for the conflict, ...

8 Intimate, Beautiful WWII Photos

Ransom Riggs | Posted 12.18.2012 | Books
Ransom Riggs

What interested me about the photos -- even more than the images themselves, at first -- was that they were available for sale at all. I wondered how people could give up pictures of their great-grandparents or why complete strangers would want them.

Early War Photo A Fake?

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 10.01.2012 | World

Talk about making history. Filmmaker Errol Morris believes a famous early war photo is a fake, according to Radiolab, and that the cameraman doctor...

PHOTOS: Afghanistan's Untold Stories

Posted 05.14.2012 | World

The war in Afghanistan is far from over, though one might forget as much given the Western media's waning interest in the conflict. As the longest war...

PHOTOS: Haunting Portraits Of Soldiers

Posted 12.27.2011 | Arts

Netherlands-born photographer Claire Felicie possesses an uncanny ability to connect with her subjects, despite their often-grim circumstances. For he...

How Benjamin Lowy Sees Libya

Turnstyle | Posted 10.03.2011 | Arts

Photo Credit: Benjamin Lowy/Turnstyle SEE MORE PHOTOS>> WARNING: Some photos are graphic. EDITOR'S NOTE: This report was originally published on T...

New Show Features Photos Of Muslims Who Saved Jews During World War II | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

TRIBECA -- In the wake of the controversy over the so-called "Ground Zero mosque," a TriBeCa gallery is showcasing photos of Albanian Muslims who risk...

Military Reverses Ban On Afghanistan Soldier Death Photos

AP | DAVID BAUDER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — Military leaders in Afghanistan have backed off an attempt to ban news organizations embedded with the Army from photographing or vid...

The Decade At War (PHOTOS)

Vanity Fair | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A decade ago, America was flush and at peace. Then came the terrorist attacks of 9/11, the retaliatory invasion of Afghanistan, and the controversial ...

Military Bans Photos Of Afghanistar War Dead

Editor & Publisher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The U.S. military in eastern Afghanistan recently changed its media embed rules to ban pictures of troops killed in the war. "Media will not be allow...

Navy SEAL Photos In New Book, "SEAL: The Unspoken Sacrifice" (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Stephanie Freid-Perenchio | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Stephanie Freid-Perenchio

After the events of 9/11, I realized that the world of Navy SEALs was still shrouded in secrecy. I wanted to explore and shed light upon this culture that most people had never seen nor fully understood.

Brave Editor Defends Publishing AP's Controversial "Dying Marine" Photo

Greg Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Greg Mitchell

I chronicled the controversy over a photograph shot in Afghanistan that captured the moments after a U.S. Marine was mortally wounded by a grenade. It's fascinating to look at one case study.

Rare AP Photo Captures Deadly Attack on U.S. Marine in Afghanistan -- Pentagon Protests

Greg Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Greg Mitchell

U.S. media outlets have been shamefully reluctant to carry truly graphic images of the cost of our wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Earlier today, the AP published such a photo.