Episode 1: Scott Anderson

Scott Anderson is a journalist and novelist whose stories on conflict have appeared in The New York Times MagazineHarper’sVanity FairMen’s Journal and other publications. He has co-authored two books with his brother and fellow reporter Jon Lee Anderson. His piece "Fractured Lands," which chronicled the last two and a half decades in the Middle East through the lives of six people, appeared in the August 14, 2016 issue of The New York Times Magazine.

I think I’m done with war, and it’s not just a safety-danger thing. It’s kind of a moral exhaustion thing.