Martin Forgues

is a freelance journalist and author based in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. An 11-year veteran of the Canadian Armed Forces, he served as an infantryman first, then was recruited by the Army Psychological Operations (PSYOPS) cell as a Tactical Operator and Target Audience Analyst. He was deployed in Bosnia in 2002 and in Afghanistan in 2007-2008. His first book, "Afghanicide", a comprehensive critique of Canada's war in Afghanistan, hit the shelves in April 2014. He also pursues academic interests in Political Science and Philosophy on a part-time basis.