For God and Country

Every year tens of thousands of people raise their hands and swear an oath to protect and serve their country in the United States Military. The purpose of this interview is to highlight one of those individuals and give listeners...

Alison Becker – The Great Thanksgiving Interview

Discussed what life was like growing up, the importance of education as an adult, military service, and important lessons learned in life.

Dale Gass WW2 and Korea

Dale talked about his time in the Army from being drafted to being called back for the Korean War.

Steven Akins, Dolphus Putman, , , and

1993 interview of Dolphus Lawrence Putman, the son of an Alabama coal miner who was killed in a mining accident in 1927, relating to his growing up as one of 8 children being raised by a single mother during the...

PTSD and Me: How Poetry saved me from Suicide

Erika Land and Aissatou Sidime-Blanton discuss that PTSD the Erika suffered as part of her U.S. military service as a pharmacy technician and how poetry, and producing her one-woman play (“PTSD and Me/At ease. Not today PTSD.”), has helped her...

Military

My mom’s experience with the military.