Dispatches from Baghdad: Iraq’s forgotten Turkmen minority call for help to find the girls…Listen now (12 min) | BAGHDAD, Iraq – When ISIS assailed its way through swaths of war-torn Iraq eight years ago, the helpless outer world was slapped with the haunting plight afflicted on the Yazidi minority: thousands slaughtered in cold blood in the arid crevices of Sinjar…
Meet the Old Breed: The Marine Rugby Club Devoted to the Fallen Listen now (8 min) | “Rugby is a hooligans game played by gentlemen.” - Winston Churchill Their bonds were forged on battlefields 7000 miles away. Only…
Dispatches from Idaho: Exploring the dangerous world of human flight Listen now (11 min) | Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you…
Breaking News: Hollie Talks about Her Years of Tracking Al Qaeda Leader Ayman al-ZawahiriListen now (19 min) | In this 20-minute interview, Hollie McKay talks about Al Qaeda terrorist leader Ayman al-Zawahiri, whom the US killed in a CIA…
Dispatch from Hawaii: How an Aussie Navy veteran who lost limbs to a shark attack has become one of the world’s biggest advocates for their…Listen now (12 min) | “We kill 100 million [sharks] yearly. By 2050 we will have filled the sea with more plastics than fish.” ― Sy Montgomery, Tamed…
Dispatch: The Plight of Women in Afghanistan Listen now (11 min) | “Afghan women are no longer in cages. We will hold our heads high and continue to fight for our rights and dignity.” -Shahla…
Dispatch from Baghdad: Inside The Mind Of An Iran-Backed Militia Leader In Iraq Plotting Revenge On AmericaListen now (9 min) | “The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.” Sun Tzu, The Art of War BAGHDAD, Iraq – Every conflict, every…
Dispatch: Retired British Paratrooper Details Tortuous Six-Month Detainment in Afghanistan Listen now (9 min) | “You have power over your mind – not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.” Marcus Aurelius Anthony Stephen…
See all

The World of War, Crimes + Crises with Hollie McKay