How 'The Daughters of Kobani' Defeated ISISListen now (35 min) | When Islamic State’s capital, Raqqa, finally fell in late 2017, America wasn’t really paying close attention. We’d had nearly a y…
Matthew Gault
How Terrorists Exploit the Lawless OceanListen now (39 min) | Terrorists? In my ocean? It’s more likely than you think. From the Atlantic Ocean to the Mediterranean Sea and beyond, armed mili…
Tacticool Girlfriend Explains Why America Loves GunsListen now (47 min) | Guns, guns, guns. America loves them and their use is enshrined in the second amendment. It’s such a big deal here that an entire…
The Fish Wars Are ComingListen now (34 min) | Billions of people eat fish every day and as the global population has exploded, so too have human efforts to catch more and more…
Syria's Chemical Weapon WarListen now (36 min) | How chemical weapons have come to define the Syrian Civil War.
What's 'The Deal' With Iran's Nukes?Listen now (39 min) | Dr. Jeffrey Lewis on the stat of the JCPOA, Iran's nuclear program, and his podcast 'The Deal'
Matthew Gault
Under the Biden presidency, the DoD is entering an unprecedented era of slick media spin.
Matthew Gault
Welcome to the Angry OceanListen now (46 min) | Piracy, floating armories, fish wars, and slavery. The ocean is a lawless place.
Matthew Gault
Should the Empire Fall?Listen now (31 min) | Does the United States need a military empire overseas? Or are the hundreds of military outposts around the world counterproducti…
Hey U.S. Military, How You Doing? Is Everything OK? Listen now (39 min) | It’s a weird time for the US military. Endless small-scale wars. Veterans joining the riots at the capital. Right-wing extremism …
The Middle East, and especially Syria, rejects simple narratives that people in America want to impose on it.
Matthew Gault and Kevin Knodell
How 9/11 Changed the British MilitaryListen now (52 min) | It’s been a long time since the sun set on the British Empire and many institutions in British society have changed a great deal.…