One of the best ways to keep up with what’s going on with military veterans all around the country is to check out some military podcasts. If you don’t know what a podcast is, it’s essentially a talk radio show that you can listen to on the internet. That means all you really need is a computer or your cellphone. There are dozens of great podcasts for military veterans, by military veterans that talk about news in the world of veterans, as well as share entertaining or inspiring stories about their time in the military or as a veteran. But where to start? Here are a few great podcasts about veterans.
Frontlines of Freedom
This weekly talk show hosted by Lieutenant Colonel Denny Gillem, known for his experience as a combat veteran, covers a variety of topics, including military readiness, homeland security, and veteran activities. The show features guests such as cabinet members, admirals, and generals. Aside from regular guests, the show also features discussions with other prominent individuals such as politicians and military officers.
Veterans Helping Veterans
Veterans Helping Veterans aims to help veterans navigate the Department of Veterans Affairs claims and regulations. It features guest speakers from various veteran organizations and the private sector who discuss the ways in which the system works, as well as discussing the way these systems can be improved.
American Heroes Network
The show features guests from various organizations and groups that are working to make a difference in the lives of US veterans. It also talks about topics such as helping those who have been severely injured while serving our country, as well as providing homes for our troops. American Heroes Network airs weekly, and each episode is about an hour long.
Talking With Heroes
Over the years, Bob Calvert, host of Talking With Heroes, has interviewed thousands of individuals, including military personnel, Gold Star families, veterans, military support groups and so much more. Each episode features interviews with a large bevy of American heroes, with each interview delving into their military experiences, as well as what life has been like after leaving the military.