Tag: J. Malcolm Garcia
The Book Lady of KabulDecember 2015
Block by block she maneuvers through the teeming sidewalks of Kabul’s Shar-E-Naw shopping district until she enters Ice-Milk Restaurant, stops at tables.
Unwanted AliveMay 2015
Since changes to US immigration law in the ’90s, many veterans are being deported.
The Life Sentence of Dicky Joe Jackson and His FamilyApril 2014
In order to pay for his son Cole’s life-saving surgery, he transported meth. But he got caught.
Assad’s CastawaysMay 2013
A portrait of Syria’s child-refugees in Antakya, Turkey.
Revolution DownloadApril 2013
Among the rebels in war-torn Syria.
J. Malcolm Garcia: Old GunsDecember 2012
An antique weapons dealer in Kabul collects Kalashnikovs and nostalgia.
Guernica Contributor J. Malcolm Garcia Wins Studs Terkel AwardMay 2012
Congratulations to J. Malcolm Garcia, who has won the 2011 Studs Terkel Award for Media and Journalism for his piece "Smoke Screen," which appeared in the Aug. 15, 2011 issue of Guernica.
Pyramid SchemesJune 2011
Will witch hunts for deserters and its initial refusal to arrest Mubarak lead Egypt’s military down a blind alley of violence and tyranny?
Bed 18January 2011
Our author was in Afghanistan to report on women who set themselves on fire to protest their social status. Then it got personal.
Fish With The KingNovember 2010
As Gulf fishermen are forced to work for the oil company that destroyed their livelihoods, who will train Louisiana’s next generation to fish?
The MissingOctober 2010
Amina Janjua and the search for thousands of disappeared Pakistanis swept up in the U.S. and Pakistan’s “War on Terror”—in 15 scenes.
By Bread AloneJuly 2010
Some Pakistanis have begun blaming Afghan immigrants for bringing “their” war into Pakistan—one Afghan baker’s story of harassment, corruption, and exile.