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We proudly present All Stations, the podcast presented by the RAF Benevolent Fund, featuring inspiring and completing real-life stories from members of the RAF Family. Listen to our third series, which tells the story of the remarkable Guinea Pig Club, a group of allied airmen who suffered life-changing injuries during World War Two and went on to inspire the next generation.
 
This podcast is brought to you by the nonprofit initiative "Stories Behind the Stars".The name Stories Behind the Stars derives its name from the World War II practice of the military giving the families of each of the fallen a banner with a gold star on it. We have the ambitious goal to collect the stories of everyone one of the 400,000+ US WWII fallen in one common database on Fold3.com, freely accessible to all. To make these stories even more accessible, Stories Behind the Stars is devel ...
 
Hosted by Yahtzee Croshaw & Jack Packard, Slightly Something Else is a continuation of the Slightly Civil War podcast where the two hosts discuss anything and everything related to gaming every Tuesday, live on YouTube. Audio episodes are made available on Sunday morning. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/slightly-something-else/support
 
Bletchley Park is the home of British codebreaking and a birthplace of modern information technology. It played a major role in World War Two, producing secret intelligence which had a direct and profound influence on the outcome of the conflict. The site is now a museum and heritage attraction, open daily. The Bletchley Park Podcast brings you fascinating stories from Veterans, staff and volunteers on the significance and continued relevance of this site today.
 
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History Storytime - For Kids

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History Storytime - For Kids

Sophie (7) & Ellie (5) tell history for kids

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History Storytime for children told by 7 year old Sophie, 5 year old Ellie and their Daddy. Exciting history stories of Knights, Tudors, Romans, World Wars, Revolutions, Explorers, Scientists and Sports. Hear amazing history stories of animals, stirring historical stories of love and betrayal, and of strong women and how they changed history. Real life narrative history as it should be told. Won Silver in the BritPodAwards. Helps support learning history for the National Curriculum with Key ...
 
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Hope, Through History

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Hope, Through History

C13Originals | Jon Meacham | The HISTORY® Channel

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Welcome to a new season of the C13Originals critically acclaimed Hope, Through History documentary limited series. Narrated and written by Pulitzer Prize Winning and Best Selling Historian Jon Meacham, Season Two explores some of the most historic and trying times in American History, how this nation dealt with the impact of these moments, and how we came through these moments a more unified nation. Season Two, presented by C13Originals, in association with The HISTORY® Channel, will guide y ...
 
This podcast is about Australian War History. In the first series, we cover the Japanese push down the Malaysian Peninsula into Timor. Here Australian forces combined with others stopped the Japanese juggernaut, which no other armed force had done up until that point. The Special Air Service (SAS) regiment stationed at Campbell Barracks, Perth is widely regarded as one of the world's top elite fighting forces. Its beginnings can be traced back to a little known but significant campaign fough ...
 
War has played a key role in the history of the United States from the nation’s founding right down to the present. Wars made the U. S. independent, kept it together, increased its size, and established it as a global superpower. Understanding America’s wars is essential for understanding American history. In the Key Battles of American History, host James Early discusses American history through the lens of the most important battles of America’s wars. James is an Adjunct Professor of Histo ...
 
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John F. Kennedy, the 35th President of the United States, inspired a generation that transformed America. But not everyone knows the stories behind the man - his experiences as a young servicemember in World War II, how he wrote some of his most memorable speeches, what sparked him to set the country on a path to the moon. Join Matt Porter and Jamie Richardson of the JFK Library Foundation as they dig into the archives at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston and inte ...
 
Probably Britain's Greatest Star Wars Podcast! Join Matt Hudson and Luke Bligh each week for in-depth Star Wars discussion, opinion, and banter as well as spicy listener contributions and galactic-themed games. For everything Sessions, head to starwarssessions.co.uk. Support the show via Patreon at patreon.com/starwarssessions from as little as $2 a month! Find Star Wars Sessions on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, TikTok, and YouTube. Contact us at hellothere@starwarssessions.co.uk Intro backg ...
 
Two young bladecrafters, eager to serve their respective countries, vie for power and survival in a treacherous floating world on the brink of war. Oda no Michiko and Kris Denn have youth, talent, and ambition, but as for glory? Not quite yet. However, when a rebellion leader known as the Golden Lord is beheaded, these warriors-in-training will do everything possible to ensure that riots don’t lead to more bloodshed. To save the nations of the sky, they will partake in dangerous political sc ...
 
Global Pillage is a brand new comedy panel show podcast all about idiom, culture, customs and norms. What do the Japanese mean when they accuse someone of "having a cat on their head"? What do your friends make you do if you're unmarried by thirty in Germany? What did the acronym NORWICH mean (the equivalent of sexting jargon) if sent between World War Two sweethearts? All the oddness of humanity is explored in this hilarious new show where TWO TEAMS OF COMEDIANS take on the HIVE MIND OF THE ...
 
A former Head of BBC TV History programmes, Laurence has specialized in writing books and making television documentaries about World War Two, the Nazis and Stalinism for thirty years. He won a BAFTA and a Peabody for his TV series 'The Nazis: A Warning from History' and a British Book Award for his book on Auschwitz, which is also the world's best selling book on this notorious camp. His book 'the Holocaust: A New History' was described by the Times as 'exemplary' and by the Daily Telegraph ...
 
November 9, 2019, is the 30th anniversary of the day the Berlin Wall came crashing down, freeing East Germany from communism, and marking the beginning of the end of the Soviet Union. But when did the Cold War start? Why does it matter 30 years later? Find out in this ten-part series, transport back in time, feel what it was like to live through the end of the Cold War, and understand why that struggle was a battle for civilization itself. Bill Whittle narrates this compelling series about t ...
 
Thirty trivia questions every week on a dorky, geeky, nerdy topic. Everything from Star Wars to Star Trek to Movies to TV to Harry Potter and more. Join us for some nerdy trivia fun every Wednesday. It's like your own personal game of Jeopardy or a Pub Trivia Night (without the drink minimum). Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/dorkygeekynerdy/support
 
This ongoing series of “capers” tells of epic voyages, castaway survivors, swashbuckling characters, family cruises, cultural setbacks, technical breakthroughs, racing triumphs, and the “seasteading” lifestyle. Revealed within these stories are many details of design, construction, operation and seamanship. Since World War Two, the emergence of truly modern, lightweight vessels – recreational and commercial, multihull and monohull, power and sail – constitutes a sea change in marine architec ...
 
America feels divided. From the most salient questions about our national identity and place in the world, to fundamental concerns about technology, religion, the economy, and public policy, Intelligence Squared U.S. is here to help. A respite from polarized discussions, we bring together the smartest minds to debate and dissect issues in depth, restoring civility and bringing intelligence to the public square in the process.
 
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This part two of our interview with Navy Veteran and researcher Kevin McIntire. See the fully stories of fallen: Paxton Turner Carter's story https://www.fold3.com/memorial/636574228/carter-paxton-pc/stories Roger L. Alaux's story https://www.fold3.com/memorial/657097039/lcdr-roger-l-alaux/stories Volunteer by visiting www.storiesbehindthestars.org…
 
Ray Boomhower has written about 3 important war correspondents, Richard Tregaskis, Ernie Pyle and Robert L. Sherrod. Today we discuss the young Tregaskis as he covers events like Midway, Guadalcanal, and the invasion of Sicily. Tregaskis will almost die in Italy, but will return to the Pacific to cover the approach to the Japanese home islands. Lea…
 
The anniversary movie of the century has finally been subbed! Kamen Rider Saber x Kikai Sentai Zenkaiger! It's fresh on the crews minds and this is their first thoughts and reactions! Follow Hawkilles: Twitch Youtube Twitter TikTok Follow PrawnhornHeroes: Youtube Twitter TikTok --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a po…
 
Photo: Artist’s rendering of the Cyber Warfare Engineering Laboratory to be built at Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division (NSWCDD) @Batchelorshow #Londinium90AD: Rumours of war. Michael Vlahos. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics/e2-80-98part-of-their-playbook-e2-80-99-jake-sullivan-says-possible-russi…
 
Photo: Sarajevo. Serbia, in 1915 @Batchelorshow #OzWatch: Djokovic sent out; shelves emptied out; ashes closed out. Jeremy Zakis, New South Wales. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://www.msn.com/en-au/sport/more-sports/former-england-stars-criticise-ashes-capitulation-after-the-tourists-day-three-collapse-against-australia-in-hobart/ar-AASQlc5…
 
Photo: Tyuratam missile test range in Kazakhstan; a facility that Moscow specifically does not wish to lose.. Taken by KH-9 satellite. August 1984. Tyuratam is a station on the main Moscow to Tashkent railway, located in Kazakhstan. The name is a word in the Kazakh language and means "Tóre's grave"; Tóre, or more formally, Tóre-Baba, was a noble, a…
 
Photo: Bird's-eye view of large group of Macedonian insurgents posed @Batchelorshow #Londinium90AD: US threatens an insurgency. Michael Vlahos.#FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://www.nytimes.com/2022/01/14/us/politics/russia-ukraine-biden-military.htmlBy John Batchelor
 
Photo: A poster for the film Atomic Blonde. The poster art copyright is believed to belong to the distributor of the film, Focus Features, the publisher of the film or the graphic artist. (All fair use.) @Batchelorshow 6b-12: #DurhamReporting. (2/2) Five years after January 5, 2017, and the beginnings of Russiagate @Lokhova #FriendsofHistoryDebatin…
 
Photo: Sir Francis Walsingham @Batchelorshow 5/12: #DurhamReporting. Cambridge University Spy Nest, Walsingham and Marlowe to Dearlove, Andrew, Steele. @Lokhova #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christopher_MarloweBy John Batchelor
 
Photo: A young Englishman, member of the Secret Intelligence Service, in Yatung, Tibet, photographed by Ernst Schäfer in 1939 @Batchelorshow 4b/12: #DurhamReporting: British Intelligence deceiving the 1924 and 1944. Svetlana Lokhova. @RealSLokhova #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSocietyBy John Batchelor
 
Photo: "At first the Foreign and Home Sections shared an office but Mansfield Cumming soon decided he needed his own base – and one that provided him with accommodation. He settled on Ashley Mansions in Vauxhall Bridge Road and early in 1910 set up a bogus address with the Post Office – Messrs Rasen, Falcon Limited, a firm of ‘shippers and exporter…
 
Photo: "Mueller finds no collusion with Russia, leaves obstruction question open"* Here: U.S. Department of Justice building under construction. Washington, D.C. * The special counsel found that Russia did interfere with the election, but “did not find that the Trump campaign, or anyone associated with it, conspired or coordinated with the Russian …
 
Photo: Fakery. Here: Peru 1858 fake stamp @Batchelorshow 3a/12: #DurhamReporting: Excusing and defending the Steele Dossier. Svetlana Lokhova. @RealSLokhova #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://www.cnn.com/2021/11/18/politics/steele-dossier-reckoning/index.htmlBy John Batchelor
 
Photo: First Lady Hillary Clinton, @Batchelorshow 2b/12: #DurhamReporting: The Clinton campaign hired the false witnesses. Svetlana Lokhova. @RealSLokhova #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2021/11/06/charles-dolan-steele-dossier-igor-danchenko-indictment/By John Batchelor
 
Photo: Print shows General William R. Shafter holding up a diminutive newspaper reporter labeled "Yellow Journalism" and appears ready to drop him in the ocean. @Batchelorshow 2a/12: #DurhamReporting: The Washington Post starts correcting the record. Svetlana Lokhova. @RealSLokhova #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://www.washingtonpost.com/lif…
 
Photo: Lubyanka (Лубя́нка) is the popular name for the headquarters of the FSB and affiliated prison on Lubyanka Square in Meshchansky District of Moscow.. Here: Lubyanka, ca 1910 @Batchelorshow 1b/12: #DurhamReporting: Is the state security apparatus (FSB, SVR, GRU, FBI, CIA, NSA) to be trusted? Svetlana Lokhova. @RealSLokhova #FriendsofHistoryDeb…
 
Photo: Grand Jury Indictment Notice, 1933 (Cook County) @Batchelorshow 1a/12: #DurhamReporting: The Sussman and Danchenko indictments. Svetlana Lokhova. @RealSLokhova #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://www.wsj.com/articles/on-russiagate-durham-indicts-the-press-too-hoax-media-indictment-11636141080 https://int.nyt.com/data/documenttools/igor-…
 
Photo: A poster for the film Atomic Blonde. The poster art copyright is believed to belong to the distributor of the film, Focus Features, the publisher of the film or the graphic artist. (All fair use.) 6b/12: #DurhamReporting.(2/2) Five years after January 5, 2017, and the beginnings of Russiagate @Lokhova #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety…
 
Photo: Force Publique Commander-in-Chief crossing the Baro River near Gambela 11/11 #ClassicEthiopia: #Ethiopia: Abiy Ahmed "candid" with the Biden Administration. Gregory Copley, @Gregory_Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs (Originally aired January 11, 2022) https://www.nytimes.com/1998/05/02/opinion/foreign-affairs-now-a-word-from-x.html…
 
Photo: Belgian Field Radio Station in Ethiopia 10/11 #ClassicEthiopia: Ethiopia is a battlefield of the powers. Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs @Gregory_Copley (Originally aired December 14, 2021) https://centerforsecuritypolicy.org/drones-are-winning-the-war-in-ethiopia/By John Batchelor
 
Photo: Force Publique camouflaging a truck in Ethiopia 9/11 #ClassicEthiopia: Ethiopia battles for a Federal Union. @Gregory_Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs @Gregory_Copley (Originally aired December 11, 2021) https://www.ft.com/content/0a9a176c-f0d3-4ad4-8dad-e0de306371a6By John Batchelor
 
Photo: Ethiopia: The Queen's Sword of Honour 8/11 #ClassicEthiopia: Gregory R Copley, @Gregory_Copley, editor and publisher of Defense & Foreign Affairs. @Gregory_Copley (Originally aired November 9, 2021). https://www.economist.com/leaders/2021/11/04/act-now-to-avert-a-bloodbath-in-ethiopiaBy John Batchelor
 
Photo: Fourteenth-century illustration showing the Christian King (Negus) of Aksum (King Armah also known as Al-Najashi) declining the request of a pagan Meccan delegation to forfeit the first Muslims who received refuge in the city of Axum following the First Hijra as the Prophet Muhammad told them to take refuge in Axum. 7/11 #ClassicEthiopia: Ti…
 
Photo: Yared 6/11 #ClassicEthiopia: Ethiopia votes in the tumultuous Horn of Africa. Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs. @Gregory_Copley (Originally aired June 22, 2021. https://www.ibtimes.com/counting-under-way-historic-ethiopia-election-3232292 ..By John Batchelor
 
Photo: Haile Selassie and group 5/11 #ClassicEthiopia: Why does NATO side with Egypt over Ethiopia in the Blue Nile dispute? Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs. @Gregory_Copley (Originally aired June 15, 2021) https://www.al-monitor.com/originals/2021/06/egypt-sudan-increase-pressure-ethiopia-over-nile-dam-crisis ..…
 
Photo: Ethiopia - Front of a Double-Sided Diptych with Mary and Her Son, and Saint George 4/11 ClassicEthiopia: (2/2) Ethiopia moves to reunite with Eritrea to build a power of 120 million in the Horn of Africa. Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs @Gregory_Copley (Originally aired June 9, 2021) https://www.theafricareport.com/93867/eritrea-et…
 
Photo: Tafari Dejazmatch Harrar 3/11 ClassicGregory: 1/2: Ethiopia moves to reunite with Eritrea to build a power of 120 million in the Horn of Africa. Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs. @Gregory_Copley (Originally aired June 9, 2021) https://www.theafricareport.com/93867/eritrea-ethiopia-a-string-of-near-chances-to-fully-normalise-relation…
 
Photo: Saio heights in Ethiopia 2/11 #ClassicEthiopia: Fragile Egypt and the Red Sea Wars of Somalia, Ethiopia, Tigray and Eritrea. Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs. @Gregory_Copley (Originally aired April 1, 2021) https://menafn.com/1101769431/Why-Somalia-is-Important-for-Egypt-in-Nile-Dam-Crisis…
 
Photo: 1690 Coronelli Map of Ethiopia, Abyssinia, and the Source of the Blue Nile - Geographicus - Abissinia-coronelli-1690 1/11 #ClassicEthiopia: The troubles in fragmented and disdained Ethiopia. Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs. @Gregory_Copley (Originally aired March 17, 2021)By John Batchelor
 
Photo: Ukrainian alphabet. Ukrainska abetka @Batchelorshow #Ukraine: Kiev's POV suffers cyber attacks. Professor H. J. Mackinder, International Relations. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://english.alarabiya.net/News/world/2022/01/14/Ukraine-s-Zelensky-proposes-three-way-summit-with-Biden-and-Putin…
 
Photo: Ukraine. Pokutia. Beuaplan 1648 @Batchelorshow #Ukraine: NATO's POV waits on the US. Professor H. J. Mackinder, International Relations. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/after-crisis-talks-with-russia-the-threat-of-war-in-ukraine-still-looms-here-e2-80-99s-why/ar-AASOAAV…
 
Photo: Ukrainian. Українка 1908 @Batchelorshow #Ukraine: Putin's POV demands and warns. Professor H. J. Mackinder, International Relations. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2022/01/15/time-is-running-out-stop-russian-aggression-ukraine/By John Batchelor
 
Photo: Family camp/fishing trip in the Australian bush early 1900s @Batchelorshow #OzWatch: Tsunami on Bondi Beach. Jeremy Zakis, New South Wales. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/jan/16/australia-tsunami-warning-east-coast-beaches-closed-after-undersea-volcano-erupts-near-tongaBy John Batchelor
 
Photo: Interior of an ancient harem. CBS Eye on the World with John Batchelor CBS Audio Network @Batchelorshow David McCloskey. #UNBOUND. The complete, forty-minute interview. December 2021. Damascus Station: A Novel, by David McCloskey. Hardcover – October 5, 2021 https://www.amazon.com/Damascus-Station-Novel-David-McCloskey/dp/0393881040/ref=sr_1…
 
Xi Jinping's zero-COVID approach faces its toughest test to date with omicron. Why? Because China lacks mRNA jabs, and so few Chinese people have gotten COVID that overall protection is very low. A wave of lockdowns could disrupt the world's second-largest economy — just a month out from the Beijing Winter Olympics. That could spell disaster for Be…
 
Photo: Photograph from the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information CBS Eye on the World with John Batchelor CBS Audio Network @Batchelorshow 2/2: ClassicScience: Climate flooding tomorrow. @pazjusticiavida @Cloud2Street Floods of the Future. Beth Tellman, @Cloud2Street , @NatureMagazine @pazjusticiavida @NatureScience Beth Tellman …
 
Photo: A view of a bridge from a position on the flood waters. (Date unknown) CBS Eye on the World with John Batchelor CBS Audio Network @Batchelorshow 1/2: ClassicScience: Climate flooding tomorrow. @pazjusticiavida @Cloud2Street Floods of the Future. Beth Tellman, @Cloud2Street , @NatureMagazine @pazjusticiavida @NatureScience Beth Tellman is chi…
 
Photo: The asteroid probe Lucy: This artist’s concept depicts the Lucy spacecraft flying past the Trojan asteroid (617) Patroclus and its binary companion Menoetius. Lucy will be the first mission to explore Jupiter’s Trojan asteroids – ancient remnants of the outer solar system trapped in the giant planet’s orbit. Remedy for Lucy. Bob Zimmerman Be…
 
Photo: The bullet train that actually works: Bullet train at station; Odawara, Japan 1970-08-11 #PacificWatch: The undying bullet train. @JCBliss Jeff Bliss, @JCBliss, #PacificWatch; formerly associate director for communications at the Hoover Institution; also, director of public affairs at California State University, San Luis Obispo…
 
Photo: Molotov and Ribbentrop after the signing of the Soviet-German treaty of friendship and border agreement between the USSR and Germany. Moscow September 28, 1939. The Molotov-Ribbentrop Pipeline. @JoshRogin @WashingtonPost America https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2022/01/12/how-biden-is-working-save-putins-pipeline/…
 
Photo: In the United States Senate, a filibuster is a tactic employed by opponents of a proposed law to prevent the measure's final passage. Here: Two men fighting in front of sign pointing way to White House; image entitled: THe real "irrepressible conflict" The filibuster survives. @RichardAEpstein @Hoover Institution https://www.hoover.org/resea…
 
Photo: Heart and its blood vessels, by Leonardo da Vinci, 15th century Xenotransplantation begins for Homo Sapiens. @ HenryIMiller @PacificResearch https://www.statnews.com/2022/01/10/first-transplant-of-genetically-altered-pig-heart-into-person-sparks-ethics-questions/?utm_source=Nature+Briefing&utm_campaign=990ee358be-briefing-dy-20220110_COPY_01…
 
Photo: Standard Oil Refinery No. 1 in Cleveland, Ohio, 1897 Big Oil responds in three ways. Vijay Vaitheeswaran, @VVVijayEconBiz, @TheEconomist https://www.economist.com/business/can-big-oils-bounce-back-last/21807153 Vijay V. Vaitheeswaran, @VVVijayEconBiz, @TheEconomistBy John Batchelor
 
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