After Words

After Words: Thomas Ricks, author of "Fiasco: The American Military Adventure in Iraq," interviewed by Col. Jeffrey McCausland (US Army-retired)

About the Program

In his book, "Fiasco: The American Military Adventure in Iraq," Washington Post reporter Thomas Ricks provides a detailed account of US military involvement in Iraq. Relying on interviews with more than 100 military officers and access to previously unreleased documents, Ricks tells a tale of leadership and strategy failures. He discusses the book with Jeffrey McCausland, a retired US Army Colonel who served during the first Gulf War and now teaches at Dickinson College.

About the Authors

Thomas Ricks

Thomas RicksThomas Ricks is senior Pentagon correspondent for The Washington Post.
Buy the author's book from: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Indiebound

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Past Airings

  • Sunday, September 3rd at 9am (ET)
  • Sunday, August 6th at 3pm (ET)
  • Sunday, July 30th at 9pm (ET)
  • Sunday, July 30th at 5:53pm (ET)
  • Saturday, July 29th at 9pm (ET)
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