Who Gets to Tell the Story of the Afghanistan War? (Defense One)

Soldiers assigned to the 101st Resolute Support Sustainment Brigade load onto a Chinook helicopter to head out and execute missions across Afghanistan, Jan. 15, 2019.

The Washington Post’s ‘Afghanistan Papers’ is the latest contribution to a growing argument over whether the conflict — or any of the ‘forever wars’ — was worth the cost.

https://www.defenseone.com/ideas/2020/01/who-gets-tell-story-afghanistan-war/162554/?oref=d-river

BY KEVIN BARON

Meet the House Republicans Who Want to Rein In Trump On War (Defense One)

After the Soleimani strike, a working group of moderate Republicans and Democrats trying to “clarify” Congress’s war responsibilities hope they can build momentum.

https://www.defenseone.com/politics/2020/01/meet-house-republicans-who-want-rein-trump-war/162446/?oref=d-river

BY KATIE BO WILLIAMS

The Pentagon Must Replace Some Hackable Computer Chips (Defense One)

Last year’s vulnerability revelations, combined with the tardiness of manufacturers’ responses, leave the military with an expensive choice

https://www.defenseone.com/ideas/2020/01/pentagon-must-replace-some-hackable-computer-chips/162435/?oref=d-river

BY PAUL FRAZIER