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Caption: A poster at Fort Carson, Col. reminds soldiers that even though recreational marijuana is legal in Colorado, it's prohibited under military rules., Credit: Dan Boyce / American Homefront
Recreational marijuana use is now legal in ten states, but it remains off-limits to service members ... and some military communities don't want it...

Bought by KPBS, WRST-FM Oshkosh, Texas Public Radio, KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, and North Country Public Radio


  • Added: Apr 10, 2019
  • Length: 04:02
  • Purchases: 5
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PEACE TALKS RADIO, the radio series and podcast on peacemaking and nonviolent conflict resolution strategies offers up another compilation show bas...

Bought by KUNM


  • Added: Dec 24, 2018
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Veteran John Sherer doesn't drive and relies in part on DAV transport to access medical care., Credit: Sarah Harris/American Homefront
Approximately 5 million veterans live in rural America, and almost sixty percent of them rely on VA healthcare. But accessing that care can be a ch...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, Texas Public Radio, WUSF, KRZA, North Country Public Radio and more


  • Added: Sep 18, 2018
  • Length: 03:30
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: The VA is now mailing ID cards to veterans who apply for them online. The cards include the logo of Office Depot, which is paying the cost to print and distribute them through 2020.
Congress mandated the card in 2015, but provided no funding. So the VA struck a deal with Office Depot.

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, KPBS, KPCC, KMUD, North Country Public Radio and more


  • Added: Jun 28, 2018
  • Length: 03:25
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Bob Krafty was just out of his teens when he was offered temporary duty at Edgewood Arsenal in 1965., Credit: Bob Krafty
Top secret Army experiments exposed thousands of veterans to potential chemical and biological weapons. Some are still waiting for follow up medica...

Bought by KUER, Bandon Community Radio, KRZA, KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, PRX Remix and more


  • Added: Mar 06, 2018
  • Length: 03:27
  • Purchases: 7
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How effective have nonviolent resistance movements been to effect social and political change, compared to armed violent uprisings? This time on P...

Bought by WYSO, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, and KUOW


  • Added: Nov 29, 2015
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 3
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How effective have nonviolent resistance movements been to effect social and political change, compared to armed violent uprisings? This time on P...

Bought by KISA Digital Studios, KRZA, Aspen Public Radio, Radio Baha'i, WLGI, and KUNM


  • Added: Nov 24, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Drone attacks. Black sites where prisoners are tortured. Guantanamo is still in operation. As we enter the 6th year of Barack Obamas presidency, I...

  • Added: Jan 14, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Syrian Refugees, Credit: UN
Over 2 million Syrians have been displaced by that country's ongoing civil war. Neighboring countries are overwhelmed with refugees. So where else ...

  • Added: Dec 10, 2013
  • Length: 29:00
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Welcome to WFHB’s veterans day feature broadcast.

  • Added: Nov 11, 2013
  • Length: 28:14
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Unique, non-partisan military and veterans news and information in a short format.

  • Added: Apr 24, 2013
  • Length: 05:00
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Across the nation in dozens of communities, veterans are being diverted to special courts for crimes they've committed after and in large measure b...

  • Added: Dec 21, 2012
  • Length: 03:43
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This week on War News Radio, “Peace News in Wartime”, we discuss the role of Morocco in the Arab Spring. Then, we learn about the process of establ...

  • Added: Dec 12, 2012
  • Length: 30:01
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A brisk summary of military and veteran news and information.

  • Added: Nov 30, 2012
  • Length: 01:00
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A rundown of important military and veterans issues.

  • Added: Nov 27, 2012
  • Length: 01:00
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A rundown of military and veteran news of interest nationally

  • Added: Nov 20, 2012
  • Length: 01:00
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Several international conferences on Afghanistan are trying to chart the country's future after the planned 2014 U.S. withdrawal. Robert Templer, C...

  • Added: Nov 11, 2011
  • Length: 07:39
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News and features on the wars in Afghanistan, Iraq, and Libya.

  • Added: Sep 20, 2011
  • Length: 08:39
Caption: An Iraqi women holding her passport. , Credit: Photo courtesy of Reuters.
News and features on the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan

  • Added: Jul 23, 2010
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: A child sleeps in the streets of Kabul, Credit: Associated Press
News and features on the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan

Bought by WRIR


  • Added: Apr 09, 2010
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: UN Goldstone's ''Kangaroo Court'' Report -- on Gaza, Credit: SLG
Israeli Ambassador Michael Oren's Spontaneous Responses to the UN Kangaroo Court Findings of alleged ''War Crimes'' in Gaza

  • Added: Sep 16, 2009
  • Length: 04:39
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News and features on the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan

Bought by KGOU and KXOT Public Radio


  • Added: Jun 06, 2008
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Counting the toll of the small arms trade

  • Added: Aug 28, 2007
  • Length: 55:00
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News and features on the war in Iraq

Bought by WMPG and KSJC


  • Added: Feb 17, 2006
  • Length: 28:56
  • Purchases: 2
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News and features on the war in Iraq

Bought by CKMO, KWCW, and KUOW


  • Added: Jan 27, 2006
  • Length: 28:56
  • Purchases: 3