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These 12 stories give a personal portrait of twelve famous soldiers from the past two centuries. Each story explores the early life of the soldier —to trace his career up from boyhood through the formative years. Such data serves to explain the great soldier of later years. Summary compiled from the preface of the book. (Summary by philchenevert)
 
From the nerds at Debate This!, this is your weekly roundup of the latest MCU series featured on Disney+ (pronounced "ploose"). Since Marvel is drip feeding us long-form TV series seemingly for the rest of our lives, it's our civic duty to meticulously pick these shows apart and compose wild fan theories. Year 1 includes WandaVision, Falcon and the Winter Soldier, Loki, and What If?
 
Best-selling writer and former infantry soldier Geraint Jones sits down with a variety of military and civilian guests to learn about the experience of soldiers - particularly, why we think and act as we do; how we can become better versions of ourselves both in and out of uniform; and how does our military experience inform and shape our attitude as we move on in life. Sometimes serious, often darkly funny, Veteran State of Mind is a look into the hearts and minds of people who have lived t ...
 
Inspiration, tips and advice to help you conquer your life, one day at a time. Glenn Azar is a former soldier, boxer and Helicopter Evacuation Medic who now runs an adventure business called Adventure Professionals. He uses his background, knowledge and lived experiences to share authentic tips that are useful, usable and implementable immediately to give you a boost in every area of life.
 
LibriVox volunteers bring you 21 recordings of Seaside by Rupert Brooke. This was the Weekly Poetry project for August 19, 2012.Rupert Chawner Brooke (middle name sometimes given as "Chaucer" was an English poet known for his idealistic war sonnets written during the First World War, especially "The Soldier". He was also known for his boyish good looks, which were said to have prompted the Irish poet W. B. Yeats to describe him as "the handsomest young man in England" ( Summary from Wikipedia )
 
Charlotte Temple, a cautionary tale for young women, follows the unfortunate adventures of the eponymous heroine as she is seduced by a dashing soldier, Montraville. Influenced by both her lover and an unruly teacher at her boarding school, she is persuaded to run away to America, where she is eventually abandoned by Montraville after he becomes bored, leaving her alone and pregnant. First published in England in 1791, it went on to become America's bestselling novel, only being ousted by Ha ...
 
Intrigue, murder, highwaymen... A British soldier serving in India has stolen a diamond bracelet from a Hindu idol. The bracelet comes into the possession of Colonel Thorndyke, who is subsequently sent home to England, where he dies of wounds received and bequeaths the bracelet to his relatives, having told his brother about it, but not its location. Meanwhile, the theft has caused a stir in India, and the Hindu faithful regard it as their religious duty to reclaim the jewel at any cost. Als ...
 
A podcast dedicated to Marvel TV Shows. We’ll be discussing Marvel’s Hawkeye on Disney Plus from 25th November 2021. Previously we covered What If? Loki, Falcon and The Winter Soldier, WandaVision and every episode of the Marvel shows from Netflix, Daredevil, Punisher, Jessica Jones, Iron Fist, Luke Cage and The Defenders.
 
Antony and Cleopatra is a tragedy by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written sometime between 1603 and 1607. It was first printed in the First Folio of 1623. The plot is based on Thomas North's translation of Plutarch's Life of Marcus Antonius and follows the relationship between Cleopatra and Mark Antony from the time of the Parthian War to Cleopatra's suicide. The major antagonist is Octavius Caesar, one of Antony's fellow triumviri and the future first emperor of Rome. The trag ...
 
Imagine being wrongfully convicted for a crime you didn't commit, or imagine your child's killer is still on the loose even though there's enough evidence for an arrest. I want to help shine light on the injustices of our judicial system. I delve into court documents, attend trials, and interview those close to the case to help me tell their stories.
 
Now a Prime Original TV series. From Gimlet, Homecoming centers on a caseworker at an experimental facility, her ambitious supervisor, and a soldier eager to rejoin civilian life — presented in an enigmatic collage of telephone calls, therapy sessions, and overheard conversations. Starring Catherine Keener, Oscar Isaac, David Schwimmer, David Cross, Amy Sedaris, Michael Cera, Mercedes Ruehl, Alia Shawkat, Chris Gethard, and Spike Jonze.
 
Welcome, I'm Michael Coates, a former firefighter and also a former Soldier. This podcast documents amazing stories from members of the military community. Our guests include Military Cross winners, athletes, partners of those who have served, high ranking commanders and 'normal' veterans who have gained extraordinary experiences. By declassifying stigmas and perceptions we wish to open up issues around mental fitness and wellbeing, talk in depth around subjects such as post traumatic growth ...
 
A Dungeons and Dragons audio adventure! Knights of Degradation takes a table top role playing game and combines it with high quality music, sound effects, and voice overs to create a unique audio drama experience. We also have bi-weekly discussions about various topics, including our own personal experiences with Dungeons and Dragons and how D&D culture has changed over the years.
 
Independent Americans is a weekly news show hosted by Paul Rieckhoff. He’s a fighter, a patriot, and an independent political and media force to be reckoned with. After serving as a soldier in Iraq in 2004, Rieckhoff emerged as one of the most dynamic political and social leaders in America. In every episode, he breaks down the most important issues facing our country. And he interviews the most influential and compelling people. He’s taking on Republicans, Democrats—and everyone in between. ...
 
David Gardner, co-founder of The Motley Fool, is among the most respected and trusted sources on investing. As a best-selling author, hugely successful stock picker, and financial authority, David has led The Motley Fool’s growth into a worldwide investment and financial advisory services company. Each week David shares his insights into today's most innovative and disruptive publicly traded companies -- and how to profit from them by following his signature “Rule Breaker Investing” principles.
 
Dedicated to making a difference in the lives of those who serve, Veterans and their families, Minnesota Military Radio brings you the latest news from Minnesota's proud military community including; the Minnesota National Guard, Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs, Beyond the Yellow Ribbon and the Minneapolis VA. Whether it's the latest on veterans' benefits, historic stories of service or how you can help our troops and their families, this is your best source to stay up to speed. Wit ...
 
A crumbling solar system. A daring space mission. A harrowing journey of survival. THE VELA returns with a breathtaking sequel that will shake you to your core. In the midst of a dying solar system, soldier and refugee Asala Sikou made the tough decision to open the door to another galaxy, providing a fresh start to anyone who managed to cross the divide— and betraying those left behind. However, space is a treacherous place and when a mysterious threat appears in this brave new wilderness, ...
 
In The Serviced Accommodation Property Podcast you will learn how to Start, Systemise and scale a profitable Serviced Accommodation Business. Kevin served 24 years in the British Army, serving mostly in a Commando unit and retired at the rank of Regimental Sergeant Major, he left the Army in 2011 to became a full-time property investor. For most of his Army career, Kevin was investing in property and has been a successful property investor now for over 27 years which is why he is known as th ...
 
As a Veteran, dad & business owner, I’ve grown a lot by connecting and caring. WARNING: this podcast may contain profanity(it will), subject matter may be sensitive(tough skin?!), with a notable hint of comedic flare and charisma. Its pretty much the perspective of a veteran who’s been to war, has lots of stories, has hid fair share of life’s trials and continues to live the good life for those who no longer can’t. Follow for some awesome ish. #veteran
 
Eben Holden - A Tale of the North Country. Having lost both parents and his home in northern Vermont, orphan Willie Brower is taken in by Eben Holden, "Uncle Eb" who transports him westward to save him from being sent to an orphanage. Through the Adirondacks and into the St. Lawrence valley they travel. Eben is kind, happy, and loves to tell stories to the youngster, many of which were to shape the life and ideals of Willie during his life. This story follows Willie as a young orphan, later ...
 
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More than one million Indian soldiers were deployed during World War I, serving in the Indian army as part of Britain's imperial war effort. These men fought in France and Belgium, Egypt and East Africa, and at Gallipoli, in Palestine, and in Mesopotamia. While Indian contributions to the war have long been recognized (unlike other colonial contrib…
 
Our guest is Chris Harvey who served as a reserve STA patrols soldier in the Honourable Artillery Company (HAC). On this episode we discuss non-military PTSD from Chris's very personal experience. How is non-military PTSD (also known as Non-Combat post-traumatic stress disorder) different from the PTSD we most often hear about related to military c…
 
Hi Guys N' Gals. How is everyone? How was your weekend? Did you Party? If like me,you didn't for whatever reason,have no fear..this latest journey into the deep should more than make up for that! With Soooo much good music around,I found it hard to choose what to stick on this mix,so I gave that up,and let the Vibe just flow..the result is this gem…
 
In this episode of The Silent War- Secretary of Defense Sends out Memo to Force Full Vaccination of All Members of the Armed Forces Under DoD Authority. ForgottenMore details emerge of the CIA Pedophiles who Walk Free After DOJ Refused To Prosecute after a FOIA. Turks Flee to Gold, Bitcoin, and Foreign Currency as Government Devalues Lira. As Infla…
 
We’re back with an action packed look at Hawkeye Episode 3 “Echoes”. We’re discussing the episode in full spoiler filled detail and chatting about every single trick arrow deployed in Read More The post Marvel’s Hawkeye Episode 3 “Echoes” Podcast appeared first on TV Podcast Industries.By Hawkeye Podcast
 
A new study of long COVID-19 finds a disturbing cluster of symptoms well after infection: tremors, vibrations, debilitating pain and mental decline. One of the authors of the study joins us. And, Afghanistan's economic collapse has pushed the medical system closer and closer to a breaking point. Dave Michalski of Doctors Without Borders tells us mo…
 
We're at the halfway point of Hawkeye, and the primary themes of the series are starting to emerge! The MTVC Storycast team assembles to break down the subtly complex ideas driving the series thus far. What makes someone a superhero, and is it a choice or a destiny? What are the risks and benefits of a more expansive definition of family? And is th…
 
In Economic Thought in Modern China: Market and Consumption, c.1500–1937 (Cambridge University Press, 2020), Margherita Zanasi argues that basic notions of a free market economy emerged in China a century and half earlier than in Europe. In response to the commercial revolutions of the late 1500s, Chinese intellectuals and officials called for the …
 
One Hundred Years of Solitude is a revered classic today fifty five years after it was first published in 1967. Today I talked to Alvaro Santana Acuña a sociologist and historian who describes the ingredients that went into manufacturing the success of this book. In Ascent to Glory: How One Hundred Years of Solitude Was Written and Became a Global …
 
In Dissident Histories in the Soviet Union: From De-Stalinization to Perestroika (Bloomsbury,, 2019), Barbara Martin traces the careers of four prominent figures: Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, Roy Medvedev, Aleksandr Nekrich and Anton Antonov-Ovseenko. Based on extensive archival research into these four authors, Martin provides a new account of dissiden…
 
Several months ago, Saskia Wieringa joined her co-authors Jess Melvin and Annie Pohlman on the show to talk about their edited volume The International People's Tribunal for 1965 and the Indonesian Genocide. This time, Wieringa is on the show to talk about another co-edited volume. Propaganda and the Genocide in Indonesia (Routledge, 2018) is a kin…
 
According to US Secretary of War Henry Stimson, the "most shocking single event" of World War II was not the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, but rather the fall of France in spring 1940. Michael Neiberg offers a dramatic history of the American response--a policy marked by panic and moral ineptitude, which placed the United States in league with f…
 
In Hindutva as Political Monotheism (Duke University Press, 2020), Professor Anustup Basu provides a genealogical study of Hindutva. The interview is a discussion upon the connection drawn by the author between the Hindu nationalism and Carl Schmitt’s idea of political theology to portray the orientalist and Eurocentric nature of the Hindutva ideol…
 
More than a century ago, about 300 Korean American immigrants founded a new community in Riverside, California. But a little over a decade later, it vanished. Their stories were lost — until now. Professor Edward Chang rediscovered that history and joins us. And, because of genomic sequencing, researchers are able to track the spread of omicron and…
 
Santa Claus is coming to town — or is he? There's a shortage of actors who play Santa at malls and company parties during the Christmas season. We speak with professional Santas Tom Carmody and Ed Taylor. And, this year, an impending book shortage has booksellers worried about meeting demand. Here & Now's Kalyani Saxena has more.…
 
Make your mess your message. Don't be a victim. Ever. If you want to get involved with our programs at The Building Better Humans Project then jump onto the website and check us out. BUILDING BETTER HUMANS PROJECT BUILDING BETTER HUMANS PROJECT BUILDING BETTER HUMANS PROJECT BUILDING BETTER HUMANS PROJECT See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy inf…
 
Korea is one of the most stressed and tired nations on earth, a place where people work and study longer hours than anywhere else. And statistics show they are finding it increasingly difficult to switch off and relax; they sleep fewer hours and have higher rates of depression and suicide than almost anywhere else. And as a result sleeplessness and…
 
Political Scientists Amy Fried (University of Maine) and Douglas B. Harris (Loyola University Maryland) have a new book, At War with Government: How Conservatives Weaponized Distrust from Goldwater to Trump (Columbia UP, 2021), that looks at the question of distrust within American politics and how that distrust has moved from healthy skepticism to…
 
The Enlightenment is often either praised as the wellspring of modern egalitarianism or condemned as the cradle of scientific racism. How should we make sense of this paradox? The Color of Equality: Race and Common Humanity in Enlightenment Thought (U Pennsylvania Press, 2021) is the first book to investigate both the inclusive language of common h…
 
The latest COVID variant offers mixed messaging about the severity of the virus. And an obituary to memorialize an alleged murderer does not sit right with Jesse and at least one of our listeners. Veteran journalist and freelance obituary writer Fred Langan co-hosts. Links: Daniel Schlafman's death notice can be found here Radio-Canada's piece re: …
 
In just a few weeks, Santa will be back. The lights are up, the sales have started, and the elves are on the shelves--and hanging from light fixtures, dangling from curtains and zip lining across living rooms around the world. And Santa will soon be here. But not before we all prepare to receive a very different kind of holiday visitor. Yes, Santa …
 
In this episode of The Silent War- Secretary of Defense Sends out Memo to Force Full Vaccination of All Members of the Armed Forces Under DoD Authority. Forgotten Monument to Dead Orphans from Fauci’s Torturous and Deadly AIDS Testing Is Located in New York State. The DOJ Is Trying to Stop Funding for Attorneys and Cripple the Defense of J6 Defenda…
 
Hey Bro! Matt is joined by Todd to discuss Episode 3 of the Disney+ show Hawkeye. They cover plot details, Easter Eggs, and whether or not a certain crime lord is going to return to the MCU as a Holiday Treat for the fans. Find us on Patreon to join the discussion and unlock special episodes: https://www.patreon.com/debatethiscast. Music for Debate…
 
Dave served with the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers and saw service in Afghanistan, where he was wounded in Sangin in 2009. He is the host of The Re-Org Podcast, which discusses war and its aftermath with combat veterans. Links to Dave @thereorgpodcast anchor.fm/thereorgpodcast Gez is: @grjbooks @veteranstateofmind Audiobooks available at: https://www…
 
During the 1980s and 1990s, the Catholic Church was criticized for its lack of response to the AIDS crisis. Author Michael J. O'Loughin talks about his new book, "Hidden Mercy: Aids, Catholics, and the Untold Story of Compassion in the Face of Fear." And, President Biden wants to bring solar energy production in this country from less than 4% of ou…
 
The new film "Writing with Fire" focuses on the Indian news organization Khabar Lahariya. Run by women of the Dalit — or untouchable caste — their Youtube channel now has 545,000 subscribers. Filmmakers Rintu Thomas and Sushmit Ghosh join us. And, Santa Clara University law professor Michelle Oberman talks about what happens when the right to an ab…
 
Maya Lopez, aka Echo arrives on Hawkeye's third episode, appropriately titled "Echoes" and we're recapping the big moments on our Marvel podcast. After Kate and Clint are captured by the Tracksuit Mafia, a pitched battle ensues, and the two Hawkeyes finally start working like a team. Plus, could Maya's Uncle be.... Kingpin??? SUBSCRIBE TO MARVELVIS…
 
Philp Fabian Flynn led a remarkable life, bearing witness to some of the most pivotal events of the twentieth century. Flynn took part in the invasions of Sicily and Normandy, the Battle of Aachen, and the Battle of the Hürtgen Forest. He acted as confessor to Nazi War Criminals during the International Military Tribunal at Nuremberg, assisted Hung…
 
When people think of the “Vietnam War” they usually think of the hugely devastating and divisive conflict between North Vietnam and a United States-backed South Vietnam that finally ended in 1975. We know much less about the earlier conflict, often referred to as the “First Indochina War”, from 1946 to 1954, which ended almost a century of French c…
 
Following upon the success of his magisterial account of Winston Churchill, Andrew Roberts returns with an outstanding biography of George III: The Last King of America: The Misunderstood Reign of George III (Viking, 2021) . Drawing on important new archival material, Roberts rescues George III from unwarranted criticism and dramatic hyperbole to s…
 
Before Billy Wilder became the screenwriter and director of iconic films like Sunset Boulevard and Some Like It Hot, he worked as a freelance reporter, first in Vienna and then in Weimar Berlin. Billy Wilder on Assignment: Dispatches from Weimar Berlin and Interwar Vienna (Princeton UP, 2021) brings together more than fifty articles, translated int…
 
This new book by James Kapaló and Kinga Povedák explores the complex intersection of secret police operations and the formation of the religious underground in communist-era Eastern Europe. In sixteen chapters, The Secret Police and the Religious Underground in Communist and Post-Communist Eastern Europe (Routledge, 2021) looks at how religious gro…
 
In this episode of The Silent War- Federal Judge Blocks Vaccine Mandate Nationwide – Protects Health Care Workers Across America. Ted Cruz Says Gain of Function Lies Could Land Fauci in Prison For Up to 5 Years. RFK Jr. Claims Fauci Killed, Tortured, Poor Minority Orphans in 1980s. Yet another new study shows Natural Immunity is near perfect protec…
 
In this special report: This is a shocking and yet heartening state of affairs in America. Veterans preparing for the worst - a possible civil war. Share this far and wide! For breaking news from one of the most over the target and censored names in the world join our 100% Free newsletter at www.NemosNewsNetwork.com/news Also follow us at Gab https…
 
In this special report: Michael Flynn says Q-anon is a CIA PsyOp. Your thoughts? I stand by the FRUIT OF THE TREE. Thanks to Q We have a movement of 100,000,000 + people. Forbes said over 51% of the Republican Party a long while back. It's only grown since Share this far and wide! For breaking news from one of the most over the target and censored …
 
Today we discuss sprint goals and why this is the perfect time for them. If you'd like to get involved with any of our online programs to change something in your life then hit the link below and let's get started. :-) BUILDING BETTER HUMANS PROGRAM BUILDING BETTER HUMANS PROGRAM BUILDING BETTER HUMANS PROGRAM BUILDING BETTER HUMANS PROGRAM See omn…
 
The new Policing Alternative and Diversion Initiative in Atlanta has a 311 line and sends out response teams to help people with non-emergency concerns like medical care, housing and financial issues. Lisa Hagen of WABE reports. And, Matthew Bunn of the Harvard Kennedy School joins us to talk about how nuclear power fits into a carbon-free energy f…
 
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