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What a Hell of a Way to Die

Apr 25, 2018

This week, we're talking about how no one is allowed to have fun anymore, and how Trumps's great economy is fucking over recruiters

In this week’s bonus episode, Nate speaks with former Canadian Air Force officer Alex Fisher about recent hijinks at the Royal Military College, what it’s like to serve in the Canadian...

Apr 18, 2018

This week, the fire team brings interviews Phil Klay about his article in the Atlantic tackling what exactly it is we’re supposed to be telling troops when we send them to the desert year after year to fight a war no one cares about.

Read Phil's work here

Extended show notes here

In this week’s bonus episode, Nate...

Apr 11, 2018

This week, the fire team brings on an Air National Guardsman to discuss what exactly it is the military will be doing along the Mexican border. Turns out it’s mostly boring surveillance stuff. Somehow it will still cost taxpayers a billion dollars, I’m sure

In this week's bonus episode, Nate speaks with former...

Apr 4, 2018

This week, Nate and Francis discuss the military barring enlistment, and even pulling someone out of basic training, for seeking counceling while a military dependent, and the firing of David Shulkin and the long march toward privatizing the VA.

Extended show notes here

​For this week’s bonus interview, Nate spoke...