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Episode #158: John Shiffman

John Shiffman (Reuters, Pulitzer Prize Finalist, “Operation Shakespeare: The True Story of an Elite International Sting”) joins the show. A big threat currently facing America is another country stealing its military technology. We discuss an elite group attempting to curb

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Episode #107: Medea Benjamin

Medea Benjamin (“Drone Warfare: Killing By Remote Control”, co-founder of Code Pink) joins the show. We discuss the history of drones and their present-day controversy of being used around the globe.     Show Notes You can purchase Drone Warfare

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Episode #85: Adam Hochschild

Adam Hochschild (“To End All Wars: A Story of Loyalty and Rebellion, 1914-1918”) joins the show. We discuss World War I, conscientious objectors, and the future of militarism. Show Notes: You can purchased To End All Wars wherever books are sold. More

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Episode #78: Rob Elias

Rob Elias (University of San Francisco professor and author of “The Empire Strikes Out: How Baseball Sold Foreign Policy and Promoted the American Way Abroad”) joins the show. We discuss baseball’s impact on the world, its close ties to the

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