Transcript: Live Q&A with Pulitzer Prize journalist David Wood
Journalist, Pulitzer Prize winner and Tucson Festival of Books author David Wood answered readers' questions in a live chat Thursday about his career as foreign war correspondent and e-book, "Beyond the Battlefield."
3rd & 7 37yd
3rd & 7 37yd
Your work and your series is amazing. How did this piece affect you personally? Will you be doing follow up pieces? We we see these troops and their families again?
by Ann Brown2/21/2013 6:59:53 PM
Will the use of drones help the state of injuries of US troops in war zones? In other words, will US troops be safer on the ground by use of drones?
by Annie B2/21/2013 7:03:24 PM
Your series was amazing and quite eye opening. What has the reaction been from military and elected officials?
by Annie B2/21/2013 7:05:24 PM
It seems the military and medical facilities were/are overwhelmed with the extent of the injuries of troop returning from Iraq and Afghanistan. Was the impact of IEDs a surprise to the US? How can and why hasn't the US adapted its on-the-ground strategy to the IED?
by Annie B2/21/2013 7:08:07 PM
Also, your series should be a call to action — what is the next step for the military, elected officials, and us as American citizens?