Aspen Institute Leadership Series: General Stanley McChrystal and Walter Isaacson

Former US Army Commander and the author of the book My Share of the Task: A Memoir General Stanley McChrystal joined Walter Isaacson, the President and CEO of The Aspen Institute, on February 11 for the Aspen Institute’s Leadership Series in memory of Preston Robert Tisch. General McChrystal shared stories from his time in Iraq and Afghanistan, ethical dilemmas, his ideas about creating a national civilian service, and perspectives on issues such as military interventions and gun control. The event took place at Hunter College’s Roosevelt House, and is part of the Leadership Series sponsored by Steve Tisch, Lizzie and Jonathan Tisch, and the Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund.

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