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Host Sonya Dunn interviews squadron commanders in the Air Force – Lt. Colonel Mike Shirley from the 10th ABW - Security Force Squadron at USAFA and...

  • Added: Jun 23, 2017
  • Length: 55:08
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It was the 1960s – and throughout the United States, opposition to the War in Vietnam was growing. The Draft forced young men to make a choice abo...

  • Added: Jun 23, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Army veteran Hector Barajas stands outside the Deported Veterans House in Tijuana. The House has a database of 350 deported veterans, but Barajas estimates the numbers could be much higher., Credit: Dorian Merina/American Homefront
Hundreds of veterans who served in the U.S. military as non-citizens were later deported for committing civilian crimes.

Bought by WUSF


  • Added: Jun 16, 2017
  • Length: 04:13
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Mario Martinez, 54, an Army veteran, is facing deportation after serving four years in California state prison. While serving in the Army in the 1980s, he was deployed to Germany as part of U.S. forces sent to guard the Berlin Wall., Credit: Dorian Merina/American Homefront
Non-citizens are eligible to serve in the U.S. military. But even as veterans, they can still be deported if they commit crimes after they leave th...

Bought by WUNC and WUSF


  • Added: Jun 16, 2017
  • Length: 04:02
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Janessa Gans Wilder
The story of how Janessa Gans Wilder, a CIA analyst working in Iraq during the war, became inspired to leave the agency to run a non-profit organiz...

  • Added: Jun 16, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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Brainerd, Minnesota, couldn’t be farther from the Philippines. But, says Britt Aamodt, every year the city remembers the Minnesota guardsmen who fo...

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, KOJB 90.1 FM The eagle, WTIP, KQAL, and WGZS


  • Added: Jun 15, 2017
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 5
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Novelist Whitney Terrell talks about his third novel, THE GOOD LIEUTENANT, now out in paperback. Terrell was embedded with the military in Iraq, wr...

Bought by WNJR


  • Added: Jun 14, 2017
  • Length: 30:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Shahan Sanosian, a student living in the U.S., fears for the safety of his parents back in Damascus.

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Jun 13, 2017
  • Length: 06:32
  • Purchases: 1
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Water conflict is nothing new. We have been fighting wars over the most valuable resource on the planet since thousands of years B.C. In this episo...

  • Added: Jun 13, 2017
  • Length: 04:43
Caption: Freedom Home and Electronics closed all its stores after being the target of state and federal investigations. It once had more than a dozen stores near military bases, including this one in Norfolk, Va., Credit: Google maps
Since 2011, more than 30,000 service members have filed federal complaints about consumer scams. Regulators say troops are frequent targets of pred...

Bought by WUSF


  • Added: Jun 12, 2017
  • Length: 03:57
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Retired Army Lt. Col. Mo Bolduc shows the display of ribbons and flags that adorn the JROTC room and computer lab at his Florida high school., Credit: Bobbie O'Brien/American Homefront
Family traditions and popular culture are among the things that motivate today's teenagers to join the armed forces after they graduate from high s...

  • Added: Jun 07, 2017
  • Length: 03:19
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Trailer for Radio Silence series

  • Added: Jun 05, 2017
  • Length: 03:53
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Host Bob Kustra interviews Greg Mitchell, author of "The Tunnels: Escapes Under the Berlin Wall and the Historic Films that the JFK White House Tri...

  • Added: Jun 04, 2017
  • Length: 30:30
Caption: Walter Price, 314th Combat Engineers
Commemorate the 100th anniversary of US involvement in World War I by accompanying Walter Price and the 314th Engineers on their tour of duty.

  • Added: Jun 03, 2017
  • Length: 08:19
Caption:  Kendrick Dial, an actor and military veteran, instructs Julia Cuppy (left) and Shirely Fishman on how to assume a proper military posture., Credit:  Hannah Harris Green / American Homefront
A west coast group is using youth theater to tell the stories of an often forgotten group of children -- kids who grow up in military families.

Bought by WUSF and WAMC


  • Added: May 31, 2017
  • Length: 03:21
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: New People's Army at sunset, Credit: National Democratic Front facebook page
Two of the longest running armed rebellions on opposites sides of the world, the FARC in Colombia and the NDFP in the Philippines are vying for pea...

Bought by XRAY.fm


  • Added: May 31, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Our guest is documentary filmmaker Robin Lung, who made the film Finding Kukan. Finding Kukan tells the story of Li Ling-Ai, a Chinese-American wom...

  • Added: May 31, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Funeral service in front of Barrett's Market 1942
A community garden project at Barrett Brothers Park in north St. Louis prompts memories of the Barrett family, who came to Missouri as Irish famine...

  • Added: May 28, 2017
  • Length: 03:23
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On the latest Reel Discovery, Kristin marches off to battle with Brad Pitt in War Machine.

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio)


  • Added: May 26, 2017
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Episode 9: Houda introduces you to another resident of Tucson’s Small Syria: her neighbor and classmate, Mohammad.

  • Added: May 25, 2017
  • Length: 04:35
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This week's summary of under-reported news followed by these interviews: Evidence Mounts That Trump Attempted to Obstruct Justice In Russia Probe; ...

Bought by WMUU-LP


  • Added: May 24, 2017
  • Length: 29:01
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Veterans and family members at Tampa's American Legion Post 5 participate in a special Memorial Day ceremony for troops who died by suicide., Credit: Bobbie O'Brien/American Homefront
Memorial Day can be especially difficult for relatives of service members who died by suicide. They often feel stigmatized, even around other milit...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, WUNC, KUOW, KPBS, and WUSF


  • Added: May 24, 2017
  • Length: 04:07
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Milley (left) looks at a drone with soldiers from a Cyber Electromagnetic Activities Support Team at Fort Irwin, Cal., Credit:  Chuck Burden / U.S. Army
To prepare for sophisticated enemies, soldiers are learning to use and defend themselves against cyber weapons.

Bought by WUSF


  • Added: May 23, 2017
  • Length: 03:53
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Janessa Gans Wilder
The story of how Janessa Gans Wilder, a CIA analyst working in Iraq during the war, became inspired to leave the agency to run a non-profit organiz...

Bought by WJFF and KUNM


  • Added: May 17, 2017
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Army veteran LouAnn Hazelwood was fleeing her second abusive marriage when she found one of the nation's few transitional programs for homless female veterans., Credit: Rebecca Sheir/American Homefront
A growing number of homeless veterans are women. But few places specialize in helping female veterans get back on their feet and find homes.

Bought by WUSF, WNPR, WAMC, KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, and KPCC


  • Added: May 17, 2017
  • Length: 03:44
  • Purchases: 5