DISPATCHES: Inside the Taliban’s Air Force and the incredible story behind the role U.S…Listen now | “Life has no meaning. Each of us has meaning and we bring it to life. It is a waste to be asking the question when you are the answer.” ― Joseph Campbell TALIBAN BUILDING ITS 'AIR FORCE,' CLAIMS TO HAVE REPAIRED HELICOPTERS BLISTERED BY AMERICANS Months on, and the…
BONUS EXCERPT: The story of Hala from “Only Cry for the Living: Memos from Inside the ISIS Battlefield”Listen now (10 min) | No“Memories are worse than bullets.” ― Carlos Ruiz Zafón, The Shadow of the Wind More than the military components of war, which…
Dispatches: A victory for tortured Syrians and what is going on in Guantanamo Bay twenty years onListen now (18 min) | “I am no bird; and no net ensnares me: I am a free human being with an independent will.” ― Charlotte Brontë, Jane Eyre It has…
Dispatches: Who is the U.S. government’s most wanted American-born terrorist? Listen now (15 min) | Meet Jehad Serwan Mostafa. The Southern Californian left to join Al-Shabaab in 2005 and is now the highest ranking American…
Dispatches: What I learn from the Syrian children burned by bombingListen now (14 min) | “I didn't write to be famous; I wrote to keep a record.” - Gloria Emerson, war correspondent 1929-2004 The budding and innocent…
DISPATCHES: Women who Survived Starvation in North Korea, The POW of Vietnam and BASE Jumping Listen now (13 min) | Moving past victimhood and into the realm of survival
DISPATCHES: The Secrets of those Who Survive War, the Taliban’s Child Soldier Problem, and Surviving the Aussie Outback Listen now (15 min) | Nuggest on war and survival
Dispatches from Afghanistan: Perceptions of a War CorrespondentListen now (22 min) | Hollie talks about media coverage. Afghanistan ten years from now. And what it's like being woman covering wars.
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