10 episodes

The voices of military objectors to illegal war and occupation and the policies of empire. Courage to Resist's "People Power strategy" aims to weaken the pillars that maintain war and occupation in Iraq, Afghanistan and elsewhere by supporting GI resistance, counter-recruitment and draft resistance.

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The voices of military objectors to illegal war and occupation and the policies of empire. Courage to Resist's "People Power strategy" aims to weaken the pillars that maintain war and occupation in Iraq, Afghanistan and elsewhere by supporting GI resistance, counter-recruitment and draft resistance.

    Podcast: “I wanted to forget about it” – Mike Tork, Vietnam Veteran

    Podcast: “I wanted to forget about it” – Mike Tork, Vietnam Veteran

    Mike Tork joined the Navy before turning 18 and served in Vietnam with the Mobile Riverine Force (1966-1967).

    • 22 min
    Podcast: “Based on nothing but a stack of lies” – Greg Laxer

    Podcast: “Based on nothing but a stack of lies” – Greg Laxer

    "I wanted to show that an actual active duty GI in 1968 could do this, could take a very public stance against the war," shares Vietnam War GI resister.

    • 28 min
    Podcast: Congress leaning towards drafting women for next war

    Podcast: Congress leaning towards drafting women for next war

    Courage to Resist: Rivera Sun and Edward Hasbrouck on upcoming changes to military draft registration laws, and the history of resistance by men and women.

    • 34 min
    Podcast: “That’s me — I AM the enemy” – Howard Morland

    Podcast: “That’s me — I AM the enemy” – Howard Morland

    Air force pilot Howard Morland's exposure to the atrocities in Vietnam and extreme military training led him to question what the war was really about.

    • 35 min
    Podcast: “Real awakening for someone … brought up on John Wayne” – Mike Ferner

    Podcast: “Real awakening for someone … brought up on John Wayne” – Mike Ferner

    "I walked up into that plane ... on both sides, there were no seats, but just hooks for the stretchers to be placed on," recalled Mike Ferner, Navy Corpsman.

    • 17 min
    Podcast: “I would not carry a weapon anymore” – Ray Cage

    Podcast: “I would not carry a weapon anymore” – Ray Cage

    "I went to command and announced that I would not carry a weapon anymore and that I would not participate," Agent Orange vet Ray Cage

    • 17 min

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