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Stack will be speaking at CCSU November 30 at 7PM in the Vance Academic Center, Room 105.
Tomorrow President Obama will announce how many troops he’ll be sending to Afghanistan and how long U.S. forces will stay in the country.
Megan Stack covered the invasion of Afghanistan – as well as 22 other countries throughout the world. She’s now the Moscow Bureau Chief for the LA Times – and among other things – has been covering a shocking spread of heroin addiction in Russia that has direct links to Afghanistan.
Today, where we live, Stack joins us to talk about her experiences covering the Middle East, and an ever-changing Russia.
We’ll also explore the newspaper industry and what the diminishing presence of foreign correspondents means for news coverage. ‘