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Michael Hasting Top Articles: 1980-2013

Michael Hasting Top Articles: 1980-2013

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Remembering Michael Hastings (RIP)

Michael Hastings (January 28, 1980 – June 18, 2013) was an American journalist, writer and reporter
Remembering Michael Hastings (RIP)

Michael Hastings (January 28, 1980 – June 18, 2013) was an American journalist, writer and reporter

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Remembering Michael Hastings (RIP


School in South Burlington, Vermont in 1998, and New York University in 2002.

Michael Hastings (January 28, 1980 – June 18, 2013) was an American journalist, writer and reporter for BuzzFeed.The son of doctors Molly and Brent Hastings, he graduated from Rice Memorial High

He was a regular contributor to Gentlemen's Quarterly and a contributing editor at Rolling Stone magazine.From 2002 - 2008, he was a journalist for Newsweek magazine,famous for his Iraq War coverage and book about the death of his fiancée Andrea Parhamovich I Lost My Love in Baghdad: A Modern War Story

In June 2010, Rolling Stone published "The Runaway General", Hastings's profile of US Army general Stanley McChrystal,then commander of NATO's International Security Assistance Force in the war in Afghanistan. The article reported remarks by McChrystal's staff that were overtly critical and contemptuous of White House staff and other civilian officials.

My Decade of bin Laden | ARTICLE

The following article appeared in the May, 2011 issue of Rolling Stone, just after the killing by U.S. Special Forces of terrorist leader Osama Bin Laden. It is reprinted here to mark the tenth anniversary of the...

Stanley McChrystal... on June 30th.S. June 2 2. watching their son on YouTube plead for his life. and. The Runaway General | ARTICLE 'How'd I get screwed into going to this dinner?" demands Gen. June 7. 2009.. 201 0 10: 0 0 AM ET  America's Last Prisoner of War | ARTICLE The mother and father sit at the kitchen table in their Idaho farmhouse. 2012 8:00 AM ET . and the commander of all U. The Taliban captured 26-year-old Bowe Bergdahl almost three years ago.. and NATO forces in Afghanistan is sitting in a four-star. It's a Thursday night in mid-April.

. an unmanned aerial vehicle lifted off from Shindand Air Base in western Afghanistan. The drone's mission: to spy on Tehran's nuclear program. as well. An internal DHS report entitled ―SPECIAL COVERAGE: Occupy Wall. the Department of Homeland Security began keeping tabs on the movement.. sparking protests in more than 70 cities. heading 75 miles toward the border with Iran. February 28. 2012 6:55 PM ET ... The Rise of the Killer Drones: How America Goes to War in Secret | ARTICLE One day in late November. April 16. 2012 8:00 AM ET  Exclusive: Homeland Security Kept Tabs on Occupy Wall Street | BLOG ENTRY As Occupy Wall Street spread across the nation last fall.

2011. February 17." he. 2012 1:35 PM ET  In Memoriam: Anthony Shadid | BLOG ENTRY Last night.. Anthony Shadid. the vice president of Stratfor.. sent an excited email to his colleagues. the 43-year-old Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist for the New York Times. WikiLeaks Stratfor Emails: A Secret Indictment Against Julian Assange? | BLOG ENTRY On January 26. Fred Burton. we received terrible news. a leading private intelligence firm which bills itself as a kind of shadow CIA. died while covering the conflict in Syria. "Text Not for Pub. 2012 12:20 PM ET .. According to the Times —the paper where Anthony had worked for the past.. February 28.

. But after reading the new biography about him – All In: The Education of David Petraeus. February 10. The Afghanistan Report the Pentagon Doesn't Want You to Read | BLOG ENTRY Earlier this week. the New York Times’ Scott Shane published a bombshell piece about Lt. According to the Times. January 31.. Colonel Daniel Davis. by former Army... 2012 4:25 PM ET  The Legend of David Petraeus | BLOG ENTRY The genius of David Petraeus has always been his masterful manipulation of the media. a 17year Army veteran recently returned from a second tour in Afghanistan. the 48-year-old. 2012 1:25 PM ET .

. Januar y 3. is comfortable enough.. Januar y 18. Stanley McChrystal in Europe and Afghanistan. The two-bedroom house. reporting on a profile of the supreme commander of all NATO forces in what had become America’s. Rolling Stone contributing editor Michael Hastings spent a month with Gen. Julian Assange: The Rolling Stone Interview | ARTICLE It's a few days before Christmas. with a big. and Julian Assange has just finished moving to a new hide-out deep in the English countryside. on loan from a WikiLeaks supporter. 2012 8:00 AM ET  Exclusive Excerpt: The Operators by Michael Hastings | ARTICLE In April 2010. 2012 11:00 AM ET ...

March 14th. waiting for a private jet carrying a lone Libyan rebel to. 2011 6:00 PM ET .. Inside Obama's War Room | ARTICLE On the afternoon of monday. the French philosopher Bernard-Henri Lévy stood nervously in the lounge of Le Bourget Airport on the outskirts of Paris.. October 13. 2011 8:00 AM ET  May 8.

Gen.. 2010.. June 23. and he was due at the Dirksen Senate Office. February 23.. Another Runaway General: Army Deploys Psy-Ops on U. Rolling Stone has learned – and when an officer. 2010 2:50 PM ET  . He was jetlagged from a trip earlier in the week to the Middle East. David Petraeus skipped breakfast. "This is a change in personnel.S. 2011 8:25 AM ET  Replacing McChrystal: Can Petraeus Win the War? | ARTICLE President Obama. Senators | ARTICLE The U.S.. in announcing the replacement of Gen. sought to reassure the American people about the war in Afghanistan.. 2011 11:55 PM ET  King David's War | ARTICLE On the morning of June 15th. "but not a change in policy. Stanley McChrystal moments ago." he declared. Februar y 2.. Army illegally ordered a team of soldiers specializing in "psychological operations" to manipulate visiting American senators into providing more troops and funding for the war." That's.

forces. 201 0 10: 0 7 AM ET . I've spent the last few days on an airfield in southern Afghanistan. embedded with U. June 2 2.. It's very hot — like 106 degrees hot. Fighting is a daily occurrence (I saw one firefight... from.S.Revolt of the Troops | ARTICLE Greetings from Kandahar. I thought he never would — then it appears to prove one of the issues.. 2010 9:45 AM ET  Hastings on McChrystal: To Fire. or Not to Fire? | ARTICLE So to fire or not to fire? Here's how I see it: If Obama doesn't fire McChrystal — and until this week. June 23.

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