Best afghanistan podcasts we could find (Updated April 2018)
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Features stories about life on the front lines in Afghanistan, created by the military men and women who serve. Provided by ISAF Joint Command.
 
Features headlines about service members serving in Afghanistan. Produced by American Forces Network Afghanistan.
 
Welcome to AfCam. These podcasts, produced by the Provincial Reconstruction Team in Kandahar, highlight Canada's engagement in Afghanistan.
 
The Inquiry into the Role and Oversight of Private Security Contractors in Afghanistan, which reported in September 2010, was precipitated by events in August 2008, when US forces bombed the Afghan village of Azizabad. This gave rise to a public dispute between the US Government and the United Nations about the level of fatalities caused by the attack and about whether those killed had been civilians or Taliban-linked insurgents. Allegations soon emerged that the attack had been based on fal ...
 
2014 is widely seen as marking a watershed for Afghanistan with its legacy of 35 years of conflict and one of the world’s largest populations in protracted displacement. International military forces are being withdrawn and the country is ‘in transition’, and there is still considerable uncertainty about the capacity of the country to address the challenges of return, integration and reintegration, protection, access to rights, and continuing displacement. FMR 46 contains 21 articles on Afgh ...
 
U.S. and world political news analysis by a merry band of (mostly) left-leaning geeks who are neither qualified nor paid to do it. Smart. Exciting. Funny. Mysterious. Sexy? To put it another way: radio pundit amateur hour.
 
Podcast for Program: An American Anthem: What's Behind Murdering Soldiers in Afghanistan, Racist Vigilante Killers in Florida and the Blind Arrogance of White Privilege on Stage In series: The Michael Slate ShowVersion: Barry on the assertion that Sgt. Bales, who slaughtered 17 people in Afghanistan, was a deranged soldier. Such sociopathic behavior is rooted in the training, mission and purpose of the US military. Dix digs into the system behind the murder of Trayvon Martin and what it's go ...
 
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Dave Rabbit
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The World Is Listening ToDAVE RABBITAre You?”Dave Rabbit”, the “Godfather Of Pirate Radio”, welcomes you to "The Rabbit Zone". So Fasten Your Seat Belts, bring your seats and tray tables to their Fully Upright Position, then bend over and Kiss Your Ass Goodbye, because the “Dave Rabbit” & “Radio First Termer” Pirate Radio Experience is an Extremely Dangerous & Bumpy Ride! Everything Here Is FREE To Enjoy & Share!DAVE RABBITLOVESJESSICA RABBITMilitary EntertainmentNetworkIn 2006, Dave Rabbit ...
 
The State Department's Office of Public Liaison and Intergovernmental Affairs works around the clock to think of how the U.S. Department of State can better engage with the American people by increasing public awareness and involvement in the Department and its work. In order to support an ongoing dialogue, we arrange conference calls and video conference briefings, which we plan to begin broadcasting on Blog Talk Radio. Tune in for insight and updates on US Foreign Policy.
 
Join Glen and Bry each week as he takes a less-dignified, questionably-academic look at the people and events that have changed our world. Kinda.
 
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Asia In-Depth
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Produced by the global non-profit organization Asia Society and drawn from interviews with a broad range of experts, each episode of Asia In-Depth provides incisive, illuminating commentary on all things Asia � from current affairs to education to arts and culture. Subscribe today.
 
From the two World Wars, to Korea, Vietnam and today’s conflicts, War Stories with Oliver North reveals the courage and sacrifice of the Americans who serve in our nation’s military.
 
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Dave Rabbit
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The World Is Listening ToDAVE RABBITAre You?”Dave Rabbit”, the “Godfather Of Pirate Radio”, welcomes you to "The Rabbit Zone". So Fasten Your Seat Belts, bring your seats and tray tables to their Fully Upright Position, then bend over and Kiss Your Ass Goodbye, because the “Dave Rabbit” & “Radio First Termer” Pirate Radio Experience is an Extremely Dangerous & Bumpy Ride! Everything Here Is FREE To Enjoy & Share!DAVE RABBITLOVESJESSICA RABBITMilitary EntertainmentNetworkIn 2006, Dave Rabbit ...
 
Sworn American Sheepdogs with Joe Sworn. Guest call in 845-277-9220 SASDogs is an uncensored call-in broadcast for Americans who are like-minded concerning the direction of the country’s future and what we are doing right now to get it there. If you think that America is a social and political mess, then SASDogs is your kind of show. SASDogs is not politically correct so if speaking bluntly and frankly is not your thing then this is not your show. Calls are not screened so expect the unexpec ...
 
Simply the BEST & most informative LIVE News-Talk Radio Show On Your Overnight Radio Dial! Listen To Tomorrow's News Tonight...Broadcasting from our Flagship salem Media group Stations: AM 860 The Answer Tampa FL, AM 930 The Answer Sarasota FL + FM 103.1 in Sarasota +FM 93.7 in Bayshore Gardens and AM 1380 The Biz in St Petersburg FL we are heard across America to our 64 radio affiliates in 29 States! Atlanta, you can hear us on Salem Media Group Station AM 920 The Answer. Seattle on MegaTal ...
 
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Asia Calling
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The stories behind the story. A weekly flagship program that delves into current affairs in Asia. Produced on radio KBR.
 
The Institute for Defense & Government Advancement (IDGA) is a non-partisan information-based organization dedicated to the promotion of innovative ideas and latest developments in public service and defense through highly-popular live training and networking events, as well as an online community portal. Since 2003, IDGA’s live events have included speaker panels and
 
For his second Podiobook, Bill Schmalfeldt goes from the sublime to the ridiculous. His follow-up to the non-fiction "No Doorway Wide Enough" is this fanciful, hilarious narrative, voiced by disgraced, former alcoholic truck driver Billy Big Rig (who can never reveal his real name because everyone wants to kill him) who -- if he is to be believed -- infiltrated a terror cell, went to Afghanistan, and single-handedly saved America from another terror attack in the days after 9/11. Along the w ...
 
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This is War
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A raw look at the combat and homecoming experience from American veterans who have been deployed in Iraq and Afghanistan. “This Is War” chronicles the trials of combat vets both abroad and at home.
 
A Chaplain of Marines Speaks His Heart and Mind from the Front Lines of Afghanistan - Fr. David Alexander, an Antiochian priest and chaplain with the United States Marine Corps, gives us a window into life with his Marines as they battle in Afghanistan and his struggle to be a shepherd in their midst.
 
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Defense Matters
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Defense Matters is a podcast series on various national defense and foreign affairs topics produced by the National Defense University Foundation Inc. The National Defense University Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization with the mission of raising awareness and funds in support of the mission and scholarship of the National Defense University.
 
Learn about the history of Afghanistan since the US invasion of 2001. It's Game of Thrones with Kalashnikovs.
 
Suzy and Fuzzy Manning love to engage fully in life living their dream to impact the quality of people’s lives. Suzy is passionate about helping women gain purpose, empowerment, and inner peace at midlife. Fuzzy is a Heart-Centered Intuitive who offers personalized solutions that easily integrate into your life to achieve success and happiness. They believe that you can manifest your dreams, renew your spirit, and achieve an extraordinary life if shown how. They have lived on Isagenix produc ...
 
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Just Facts
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Just Facts Radio comes to you live on Tuesday nights with fact-packed insights about the critical public policy issues of our time. Co-hosts Jim Agresti and Steve Cardone analyze the latest news, interview special guests, welcome your phone calls, and bring to light verifiable facts about the burning topics of the day.
 
The Arab Spring: A History is a bi-weekly podcast seeking to explore just how the Arab Spring happened. If you've ever wondered just what has been happening in the Middle East for the last few years, this is the podcast for you. So, how are we going to do this? We're going to tell the story of the Middle East since 1900, and take it up to the present day. We'll look at a mixture of revolutions, social reform, political developments, global diplomacy and economic boom and bust across the regi ...
 
IDGA.org is an online social media site and portal for members of the Defense and Government community to add, share and communicate with one another. We act as a medium in the defense community in order to promote and communicate their relevant topic. As a social media site we have contributors from all branches of the military and the defense community in the form of blogs, podcasts, columns and webinars. The host Sean still currently serves as a Rifle Platoon Leader with the 181 Infantry ...
 
This is Liberty Cap Talk Live with Todd Andrew Barnett: The Special Edition Show. This is a special edition of LCTL, where Liberty Cap Talk Live's free marketeer/voluntaryist talk radio show host Todd Andrew Barnett talks about cultural, social, and economic issues from a pro-freedom perspective. The show will feature roundtable guests and discussions of topics of mutual interests.Call-In Number: 347.326.9920
 
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In Their Boots
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IN THEIR BOOTS is a compelling new magazine show about the dramatic impact the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are having on us - the people here at home. The show will feature our Iraq and Afghanistan service men and women and their families in stories and situations that have universal appeal.
 
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Polizeros Radio
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Politics in the Zeros. The politics of progress; the economy, foreign policy, cleantech, anti-war.
 
Join Tawnee Preisner and Jeromie Williams from Pet Pardons, as they discuss pet and animal news from North America and around the world. Support Pet Pardons News Radio with a donation today: http://bit.ly/xIPZfy
 
The Mentors for Military Podcast brings real talk from real veterans. Grab a chair and your favorite beverage and join in on an awesome topic. Our hosts are military veterans with backgrounds and experience that includes an Armor Crewman and Retention NCO turned Fortune 50 executive, Army Rangers, Special Forces, Marine Recon, Air Force PJ, and a female CST that served with the US Army Rangers in Afghanistan. (aka Mentors4Mil)
 
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War News Radio
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War News Radio fills the gaps in the media's coverage of the conflicts in Iraq, Afghanistan, and beyond by providing balanced and in-depth reporting, historical perspective, and personal stories.
 
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Victory Institute
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Discussing matters affecting American liberty and security.
 
The Podcast of Doom explores famous disasters and calamities throughout history.
 
RadicallyLoved Health + Wellness. The show is based around subjects ranging from nutrition, holistic health coaching, yoga, meditation and overall just healthy living. Rosie Acosta is an expert at helping her students cultivate a life of mindfulness, presence, and intention. She is known as a teacher who is skilled in her ability to guide students into experiencing a deeper connection with themselves and exploring the consistent changes of life while creatively weaving in spiritual elements ...
 
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PRI: America Abroad
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America Abroad is the only hour-long international affairs documentary on public radio today. Anchored by public radio hosts Katherine Lanpher and Ray Suarez, this monthly program covers global challenges ranging from the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, to the European debt crisis, to the global fight against HIV/AIDS.
 
Sharing veterans' stories, opportunities, and challenges.
 
Love and Support our Troops in Words and Deeds
 
Conversations with American Heroes at the Watering Hole features weekly guests from the military, police and law enforcement, and firefighting community discussing issues important to our Nation’s defenders and first responders. Information on upcoming and previous edpisodes can be found at www.americanheroesradio.com Previous first responder guests have come from federal, state and local law enforcement agencies as well as other emergency first responders such as paramedics, emergency medic ...
 
The Arab Spring: A History is a podcast seeking to explore just how the Arab Spring happened. If you've ever wondered just what has been happening in the Middle East for the last few years, this is the podcast for you. So, how are we going to do this? We're going to tell the story of the Middle East since 1900, and take it up to the present day. We'll look at a mixture of revolutions, social reform, political developments, global diplomacy and economic boom and bust across the region that at ...
 
Shahid Masood came into the spotlight with his program Views On News (launched after 9/11) Asia's longest-running current affairs TV show.His show carriedinterviews with prominent people from politics, civil life, literature and culture. Ever since 9/11, Masood has been severely critical of the American-led War on Terrorism,although he never supported militancy or extremism. He routinelytends to analyze important issues along controversial lines, such as the Afghanistan,Iran, Iraq and the 20 ...
 
Your Military Life is a talk show for anyone interested in the military lifestyle. Our topics include anything and EVERYTHING military! Hosts Nancy Brown, a former Marine and President of YourMilitary.com, and Phyllis Zimbler Miller, a former Mrs Lieutenant and author of Mrs Lieutenant -A Sharon Gold Novel, invite you to listen weekly. Visit YourMilitaryLife.com to easily access our podcast page, where you can listen to the show, chat and download archived podcasts. If you are interested in ...
 
Interview with my younger bro, Adel. We discuss the inspiration for this podcast, the intent of what I would like for the podcast to do, and have an open, honest conversation discussing life...And how it is complicated further by of course, being Afghan.
 
Listen along with us as This American Life's Serial podcast revisits the case of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl of Hailey, Idaho. Bergdahl walked away from his unit in Afghanistan in 2009 and was captured, marking five birthdays in captivity before his release. Now, he faces a full military court-martial. Reporters with the Idaho Statesman and Boise State Public Radio discuss Bergdahl's case, Serial's reporting and what happens when an Idahoan becomes the center of international news.
 
Features senior DoD leader speeches and briefings from the DoD briefing studio on a wide range of topics, as well as briefings from Afghanistan.
 
Chad is in love with Amy. He knows it now, but isn't sure how to deal with it. It's summer vacation before starting high school. Chad has recently returned from an inter-dimensional romp to rescue Amy and bring her back to the Prime Dimension, our world. After all they went through to survive their adventure, Chad can't understand why Amy now is acting aloof and indifferent. Of all the things Chad expected from summer, his older brother, Mike, coming home without warning from his duty in Afg ...
 
..istan: But Wouldn’t Have Known Anyway. A podcast updating “Bill” on happenings while he’s off in Afghanistan.
 
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Earthwise
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Every Earthwise programme features a discussion on conservation, environment or peace with justice. The interview might be with a local Cantabrian, with someone in a different part of the country, or a distinguished person from overseas.Broadcast on the first and third Monday evening at 9pm repeated the following Wednesday at 9:30am.The choice of topics varies considerably. Earthwise hopes that people who are especially interested in conservation will also find peace with justice issues inte ...
 
Join us from Kabul Afghanistan while we discuss jiu jitsu, grappling and fighting in general also with a healthy dose of regular life topics. Nothing is off subject.
 
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Freedom File
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This newscast series reports on the ongoing missions of military service members deployed to Afghanistan. Provided by American Forces Network Afghanistan.
 
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Inside the G-Base Podcast is a conversation with Green Berets hosted by D & J. Both D & J are combat experienced Special Forces Green Berets with tours in Afghanistan, Iraq, Africa, and other locations where America's foreign policy is carried out by silent professionals. In the SF team room, all topics are on the table, from politics and relig ...…
 
John, David (in the studio) and Shaz (not) discuss with Professor Albert Wolf the problems posed for Israel by Iran's close proximity to it in Syria. How will these enemy states traverse the Syrian landscape to fulfil their national security ambitions?SHOW NOTES - Here are a couple of terms that were used in the podcast that our listeners might ...…
 
This week on Grad Chat: Brian Cox, Master of Law, supervised by Dr Nicolas Lamp.Topic: Attack on the Geneva Conventions? A Principled Review of the US Military Strike on the MSF Trauma Centre in Kunduz, Afghanistan.Overview: The attack by the U.S. military in Kunduz, Afghanistan in October 2015 that resulted in the destruction of a trauma cente ...…
 
Saturday April 14 Part 1 12pm EDT/ 5pm BST Download Sven Longshanks - The Daily Nationalist: No Homosexuals – DN 040918 - 30 minutes Download William Luther Pierce – The Turner Diaries Part 2 – 2 hours 30 minutes Part 2 3pm EDT/8pm BST Download Max Musson – South West Forum: Max Musson on the Board of British Governors – SW 040218 MM - 1 hour D ...…
 
Hey guys here is my book review of One Half From the East by Nadia Hashimi.Netflix movie I mentioned - BreadWinnerShe is My Son: Afghanistan's Bacha Posh, When Girls Become Boyshttps://youtu.be/b1E9uWm9nJcWANT TO PURCHASE THIS BOOK? (Amazon Affiliate)https://amzn.to/2uS84LW------------------------------------------------------------------------ ...…
 
Good morning VGR I am Arthur Laramie, I am a Veteran of 2nd Battalion Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry, joining the military in 2008, and serving as a Patricia from early 2009 until 2015. I was then posted to JSR, where retired via medical release in 2017. During my military career, I completed two tours to Afghanistan, first as a Do ...…
 
Trey Grissom entered the Naval Academy to play football & left there to become a Marine after highlighting his collegiate football career in one of the great Navy upsets over rival Notre Dame in 2010. The rigors of the Academy & college football prepared Grissom well for leading Marines in combat. But as combat goes, nothing ever fully prepares ...…
 
Sean RasBy seanras@tf52.com (Ras Radio).
 
Rowan Petty is a conman down on his luck. He's flat broke, living out of cheap hotels, and wondering how it all went wrong. His car quits on him in Reno, and he takes a job there on the bottom rung of a lousy phone scam. When he's not swindling lonely widows, he tries to turn nickels into dimes at the poker table. One snowy night, he crosses pa ...…
 
Aggression towards Iran and the US-Israel-Saudi Alliance Dr. Gareth Porter is an award-winning historian, an independent investigative journalist and policy analyst who specializes in US geopolitics and national security issues. During the Vietnam war, he was Dispatch News Services Bureau Chief in Saigon and later a co-director for the Indochin ...…
 
DEA’s Carson Ulrich leads the FAST team on the hunt for a dangerous heroin-dealing terrorist on the kill list who is moving massive bombs around Afghanistan. Subscribe today so you don't miss an episode: http://www.wondery.com/shows/bestcaseworstcase. Thanks to our sponsor this week: ZipRecruiter! ZipRecruiter posts your job to over one hundred ...…
 
DEA’s Carson Ulrich leads the FAST team on the hunt for a dangerous heroin-dealing terrorist on the kill list who is moving massive bombs around Afghanistan. Subscribe today so you don't miss an episode: http://www.wondery.com/shows/bestcaseworstcase. Thanks to our sponsor this week: ZipRecruiter! ZipRecruiter posts your job to over one hundred ...…
 
In Memory of Sgt. Rocky Littlewind USMC – May 12, 1989 – Oct. 23, 2016 This was a different kind of podcast. I got a message asking to talk to me about the organization America’s Run for the Fallen – Run for the Fallen. Jody Ranisate is the Lead Run Captain for Iowa. Her brother Rocky served in the Marine Corps. Rocky was deployed to Afghanista ...…
 
In this episode Simon Drew shares an interview with Maxwell Moore from 2017. This interview was a part of a podcast by Simon called "Searching For Good". Maxwell might not be a Stoic, however his life experiences certainly are inspiring, and any Stoic would get a lot of value out of this conversation. ABOUT THE GUEST: Maxwell was raised in the ...…
 
FANGs are popping the stock market bubble. And, a massive war in Mexico is leaking across the border but the “Defense” Department won’t do anything about it though they LOST twice as much in Afghanistan as was allocated to repair a portion of the fence in California. Julian Assange has his communications cut off after he talks about the UK’s fa ...…
 
Almost one year has passed since Chelsea Manning was released from the U.S Army prison at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. Manning, the most famous Army whistleblower, served seven years of a 35-year sentence for leaking hundreds of thousands of classified records about the American wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. The day after receiving that sentence i ...…
 
This week's show features stories from NHK World Radio Japan, Spanish National Radio, Radio Havana Cuba, and Sputnik Radio. From JAPAN- Talks on creating a world free of nuclear weapons have been taking place in Tokyo. In Geneva, a senior North Korean official called on the US to halt sanctions and pressure against the country. North Korean lea ...…
 
DOUGLAS MURRAY, Founder of the Center for Social Cohesion, Associate Director of the Henry Jackson Society: Recent tragedies in FranceThe rise of anti-Semitism in EuropeThe lack of reporting of crimes committed by migrants (PART TWO): Dangers of grooming gangs in EuropeConsequences of Sharia blasphemy restrictions DR. LAWRENCE SELLIN, Author of ...…
 
Among many other things, Elyse served as the first female Fire Support Officer in Afghanistan and has helped spearhead the integration of female Soldiers into combat arms. After serving 5.5 years on active duty, Elyse is currently in the Army Reserves and lives in Washington, D.C. where she is completing her Master's at Georgetown University. S ...…
 
Benjamin Bunn served as a US Army Special Forces Noncommissioned Officer and then, following his commission as an Airborne Infantry Officer. Ben served in a variety of Special Operations and conventional leadership roles on multiple tours to both Iraq and Afghanistan. After leaving the military, Ben founded Cigar City Crossfit, a successful gym ...…
 
Today, we continue our “meet the candidates” series and are joined by Jarrin Jackson, a young and philosophically grounded candidate challenging Rep. Markwayne Mullin in OK-2. Markwayne Mullin has broken his promise to serve only three terms. Jackson is unusual for a young candidate, not just from his life-experience as a captain serving in Afg ...…
 
It’s lunchtime in the Pali-Kao public garden in northern Paris. More than a hundred teenagers, mostly boys, have come here to eat, meet friends and play games. Almost all of them are teenagers between the ages of 15 and 19. They’ve come from Afghanistan and many different African countries. Once they get to France, it can take authorities up to ...…
 
Kim Doyal, formerly known as The WordPress Chick, is now the Co-Founder of LeadSurveys and she’s on the show to talk about how the death of her husband when he was just 32 years old lead to a content marketing business and how she’s now transitioning to having a software business. In this episode, we also talk about: How the Death of Her Husban ...…
 
U.S. Army veteran Miguel Perez Jr. was deported to Mexico Friday, despite having served two tours in Afghanistan that reportedly left him with post-traumatic stress disorder, CNN reports. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) escorted Perez, 39, across the US-Mexico border and handed him over to Mexican authorities after a felony drug ...…
 
The Camdens pay tribute to a marine who lost his life in the early days of the Afghanistan war. Leave us a review on iTunes and we'll read it…anything you want! Follow us @4HeavensSakePod or send us an email at forheavenssakeshow@gmail.com. Thanks for listening! Enjoy! PATREON and PodbeanPatron! Subscribe to our Patreon or become a Podbean patr ...…
 
Listen to this audiobook free with a 30-day trial. Go to http://audiobookspace.com/free Title: Taliban Gain Ground in Afghanistan as Soldiers Surrender Their PostsAuthor: Taimoor Shah, Rod NordlandNarrator: Fleet CooperFormat: UnabridgedLength: 2 minsLanguage: EnglishRelease date: 10-31-16Publisher: The New York TimesGenres: Newspapers & Magazi ...…
 
A report from our correspondent in Afghanistan - گزارش خبرنگار ما در كابل دربارۂ تازه ترين تحولات در افغانستان را در اينجا شنيده ميتوانيد.
 
Swedish rock star Nina Söderquist has toured with Björn Skifs (Blue Swede, “Hooked on a Feeling” 1974) and Badrock, rocking arenas around the world. During her 25 years in the industry, Nina has lived and worked all over the world. She says she started as an entertainer at age 12 performing in a talent show but my nickel says she was born singi ...…
 
The war-torn country's record harvest last year was enough to meet almost twice the world's demand for heroin and other illicit opiate drugs. Justin Rowlatt reports from Kabul and from rural Afghanistan, as he explores where the opium is ending up, and what can be done about it. Is the Taliban largely to blame, as the US military claims, or do ...…
 
Huge show this week! James and Pete talk the IPA’s latest two videos, Cambridge Analytica, Liberty Victoria giving the Young Voltaire Award for free speech, the dark day for freedom of speech in Britain after Count Dankula’s conviction and Clive Hamilton’s op-ed on identity politics. We play part 1 of our interview with influential conservative ...…
 
Women are struggling every day for peace and security in their communities, whether as parliamentarians seeking to preserve the constitutional rights of marginalized groups or as filmmakers prompting change through challenging community discourse. To amplify these voices, the U.S. Institute of Peace, with the U.S. Department of State, will host ...…
 
How was Boko Haram able to kidnap more than one hundred school girls in Dapchi, Nigeria? Kate Adie introduces stories and analysis from correspondents around the world:A failure of the security services, conflicting official accounts, and misinformation - Stephanie Hegarty examines the similarities between Boko Haram’s 2014 attack in Chibok and ...…
 
Ryan is originally from "The Big Apple" (NYC) and lives in Florida now. He served 5 years in the United States Marine Corps with 2 combat deployments, both in Afghanistan. In 2012, he was on the Air Support Liason Team for British forces in Helmand Province as an Air Support Operator. During that tour, he received the Navy Achievemenr Medal for ...…
 
Tread Perilously concludes its TV Movie month with a real treat: the Lifetime movie TalHotBlond. When former marine and abrasives factory worker Thomas Montgomery (Garrett Dillahunt) learns about online poker from his friends, he quickly meets someone new: a young woman named Katie who uses the screenname "TalHotBlond." Despite being married to ...…
 
CLICK ON MAPS TO ENLARGE This is the fourth segment of ALL MARINE RADIO’S “Battlefield Studies” series. The series is designed to give leaders who have led in combat a forum to voice the lessons that they learned while in contact with the enemy. SITUATION: In the Fall of 2010 the 3rd Battalion of the 5th […]…
 
What does it take to lead a team in some of the world’s most dangerous regions? BLM talks to explorer and former army officer, Levison Wood. Levison Wood is a writer, explorer, and photographer, whose televised walking expeditions have taken him around the world. Levison’s Channel 4 documentaries have taken him along the length of the Nile, fro ...…
 
Hello and welcome to the Falkirk Libraries podcast. Today Vikki and Margo were discussing our take on all things travel but, in particular, books with a sense of place. All of the books and dvds referred to in this blog can be found at https://fct.ent.sirsidynix.net.uk/client/en_GB/libraries/ What we have been reading and listening to: Vikki ha ...…
 
Thomas TJ Brennan told the story of his long and painful recovery from traumatic brain injury and post-traumatic stress injury inflicted during his service on the battlefields of Iraq and Afghanistan in a fine memoir, SHOOTING GHOSTS, done with photo-journalist Finbarr O’Reilly. Something that helped was cannabis. Why he asks, it is still illeg ...…
 
On Sept. 11, 2001 the United States was forever changed. It marked the beginning of a new chapter for the presidency and American history. The public eye turned to Afghanistan and Laura Bush used her voice to be an advocate for those who were silenced. We sat down with Mrs. Laura Bush to learn more about her commitment to improving the lives of ...…
 
American journalist-writer-professor Steve Coll’s book Directorate S: The CIA and America’s Secret Wars in Afghanistan and Pakistan, 2001-2016 offers a gripping account of the combined might of the US’ security agencies, at war with al-Qaeda and the Taliban, writes Chandan Nandy.
 
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