Sep 17, 2021
The daughter of the first American killed in combat in the War on Terror returns to SmartHER News to tell the true story of her father - his work for the CIA and the mysterious American he encountered in Afghanistan before he was killed - providing fresh reflection on a big story that few are talking about.
Sep 11, 2021
"That's what I do everyday. I record history."
Photojournalist Richard Drew has spent more than five decades with the Associated Press. On the morning of September 11th, 2001, while on assignment for Fashion Week in New York City, a call from his editor sent Richard racing to downtown Manhattan with only a brief...
Sep 4, 2021
The United States ended the war in Afghanistan but is the battle
truly over or just beginning a new chapter?
Leading analyst, Thomas Joscelyn, Senior Fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies and Senior Editor, FDD’s Long War Journal, provides unique insight on the past, present, and future of the nation's...
Aug 20, 2021
Travis Mills s one of the few surviving quadruple amputees in
On his third deployment to Afghanistan, while on patrol, he put his backpack down on an improvised explosive device (IED). He lost both arms and both legs to his injuries.
Listen to Travis’ perspective on what it’s like to fight...
Aug 16, 2021
Less than 48 hours after we first spoke with writer and journalist Hollie McKay she found herself in a city taken over by the Taliban.