Gretchen Peters

Recasting the Taliban as mobsters

Gretchen Peters believes that the Taliban can be likened to a gang like "The Sopranos." She talks about how to fight the Taliban and why we should look at the group more as organized crime than soldiers.

The Marines, Battling in Afghanistan

U.S. Marines and Afghan troops began a major operation in Afghanistan Helmand province. Joining The Takeaway to talk about the mission is Gretchen Peters, former ABC Afghanistan and Pakistan correspondent, and Gordon Mackenzie, a military analyst.