War correspondents http://kcur.org en The Wild & Terrifying Inside Story Of America's War In Afghanistan http://kcur.org/post/wild-terrifying-inside-story-americas-war-afghanistan <p>Some pieces of journalism have the ability to disrupt even the most powerful of leaders.</p> <p>In 2010, war correspondent Michael Hastings followed U.S. General Stanley McChrystal on a trip around Europe. The general, who commanded international and U.S. forces in Afghanistan, was supposed to be garnering support for the fighting abroad, but Hastings found much more. The article he published in the wake of that trip ultimately led to the resignation of the general.</p> Mon, 05 Mar 2012 19:40:10 +0000 Stephen Steigman & Steve Kraske 13621 at http://kcur.org The Wild & Terrifying Inside Story Of America's War In Afghanistan