War: What Is It Good For?
An American living in Paris, I find myself closer than I’d like to be.
I have no business writing about war. It pains me to read the news, consume the horrific images. But I am, thankfully, a stranger to the horror.
I’ve never lived through a war. I’m from a country where the last one was fought in 1860 — long before airplanes, nuclear bombs, or…