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Clicking ‘Like’ on the First Facebook War

The battle for Mosul, where media outlets have been streaming combat live over the internet, can put anyone deep inside the fog of war in real time. While there have been live video feeds from war zones following attacks in recent years, this seems to be the first major contemporaneous coverage of an unfolding military operation. Daniel Bolger, retired Army three-star general who commanded in Afghanistan and Iraq, and professor of History, featured.