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Chas is an expert reporter
on transnational security
and veterans issues

 

Portfolio

Examples of Chas' work in a variety of media

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On Radio

Audio Reporting and Production

On TV

Video Reporting and Production

In Print and Online

Selected Writing

Blog

Dispatches and intercepts from the world of defense, intelligence and homeland security

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R. Lee Ermey’s Prayer for Marines

November 9, 2018

On September 22, 1988, not long after the release of the film Full Metal Jacket,  I sat down in a Los Angeles recording studio with […]

Some wounded Vietnam vets can now find and thank the docs who saved their arms and legs

October 2, 2018

On July 25, 1969, 22-year-old Army Specialist John Fogle, an OH-6A crew chief, was torn open by AK-47 rounds — after the observation helicopter on […]

Broadcasting the 2017 Marine Corps Marathon

November 5, 2017

On the morning of October 22, runners lined up within sight of the Washington, D. C. statue depicting Marines raising the flag on Iwo Jima, […]