Military/Veterans

Petition to demilitarize Portland Police advocates end of military-style training and weapons on the force

Airs at: Tue, 11/24/2020 at 5:30pm - 5:45pm
Produced for News In Depth, Evening News
  A local petition to demilitarize the Portland Police has been gaining traction, with signers including veterans groups, faith-based communities and environmental advocates.  KBOO's Ethan Sandweiss spoke with Alison Cole, the petition's administrator about what demilitar... Read more

Veteran's Voice on 06/18/10

Airs at: Fri, 06/18/2010 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Veterans' Voice
Guests include the new Executive Director of Veterans For Peace, Dennis Lane. Lane is he against war in principle in resolving issues, but he is especially concerned about the personal impact that combat has on the military personnel. http://www.veteransforpeace.org/Bio_de... Read more

Cindy Sheehan on 5/19/08

Airs at: Mon, 05/19/2008 at 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Cindy Lee Miller Sheehan is an American anti-war activist and conspiracy theorist, whose son, U.S. Army Specialist Casey Sheehan, was killed by enemy action during the Iraq War. CD-1460 Read more

History Counts Series on 1/01/08

Airs at: Tue, 01/01/2008 at 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Marine Corps Major General Smedley Butler won two Congressional Medals of Honor for fighting in the U.S. foreign military interventions. Yet in the 1930's, General Butler became one of America's most outspoken anti-imperialists. Learn about the career of this remarkable sol... Read more

Ken Reger's novel "The Girl on the Bridge"

A love story with roots in the Vietnam war and it's effect on one veteran. CD-1347 Read more

The Black Banners (Declassified) w/ Ali Soufan - Ep 85

Produced for Fortress On A Hill
Ali Soufan, former FBI agent who investigated al Qaeda in the late 1990’s up to and including the 9/11 attacks, chairman and CEO of The Soufan Group, and author of several great works, including the recent second edition of “The Black Banners”, now completely unredacted, st... Read more

Juneteenth Radio

Airs at: Thu, 11/12/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Juneteenth Radio
The Transition : From a Trump/ Pence administration to a Biden / Harris one. Tune in to Join host, Freeman X and co-host Linda Olson-Osterlund in a conversation about what happening. including the efforts Trump is making to stop it as Biden and Harris start work immediately... Read more

“I Ain’t Marching Anymore: Dissenters, Deserters, and Objectors to America’s Wars” w/ Chris Lombardi - Ep 84

Airs at: Thu, 11/05/2020 at 6:30am - Thu, 11/19/2020 at 12:00am
Produced for Fortress On A Hill
Chris Lombardi, editor at Democratic Left Online, stops by the podcast to discuss her new book “I Ain’t Marching Anymore: Dissenters, Deserters, and Objectors to America’s Wars”.  It’s an amazing history of military dissenters, conscientious objectors, and their hard, but d... Read more

The foreign policy history of Joe Biden - Ep 83

Airs at: Sat, 10/31/2020 at 6:30am - Sat, 11/14/2020 at 12:00am
Produced for Fortress On A Hill
It all comes down to this.  After around 18 months of speculation and primaries, the election is Tuesday.  The country is at a crossroads of immense proportions.  And to add to the leftist/progressive discussion and atmosphere of the 2020 presidential election, here is an a... Read more

Former FBI agent and whistleblower Colleen Rowley - Ep 82

Airs at: Tue, 10/13/2020 at 6:30am - Tue, 10/27/2020 at 12:00am
Produced for Fortress On A Hill
Coleen Rowley, retired FBI agent and whistleblower on the FBI's inaction prior to and following September 11, 2001, joins us for a discussion on her career history to include her time conducting racketeering investigations in NYC, her role as a whistleblower in the FBI duri... Read more