The National Defense is joined this week by Joe Davis, US Director of Public Affairs for the VFW in Washington D.C. Joe and the guys talk about various issues affecting today's military and military veterans.
Sunday, December 19, 2010
Tuesday, December 14, 2010
The National Defense is joined this week by former Dean of Students at Auburn, Dr. Johnny Green, to talk about a new center opening on Auburn's campus to aid returning student-veterans. The show also welcomes Major Kevin Myers to highlight this week's "Operation Toy Drop" bringing holiday cheer to children.
Sunday, December 5, 2010
The National Defense is joined this week by author Richard Lowry; writer of the book "A New Dawn" which is now up for a Pulizter prize. Mr. Lowry was previously on the program, and we speak with him about new developments in the Middle East. Jerry and Randy also welcome Cass-Midway High School Principal Doug Dahman, whose students banded together to counter military funeral protestors in their community near Kansas City.
Sunday, November 28, 2010
Wednesday, November 17, 2010
The National Defense welcomes Major General David Blackledge, Commanding General of the United States Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command. Gen. Blackledge and Randy Miller discuss various issues regarding the important issues surrounding the psychological health of our U.S. soldiers.
Sunday, November 7, 2010
The National Defense welcomes the founder and president of the Vietnam Veterans Fund Jan C. Scruggs, a representative from Applebee's serving up free meals to veterans and active duty military for this upcoming Veterans Day, November 11th. Happy Veterans Day!
Sunday, October 24, 2010
The National Defense welcomes US Senator Kit Bond from Missouri. Sen. Bond is fighting to protect the rights of US soldiers who are being discharged from the military rather than have their mental conditions treated. Jerry also draws distinctions between the VFW and the VFW PAC.
Monday, October 18, 2010
The National Defense welcomes SportsClips CEO Gordon Logan to program. Gordan and Randy talk about SportClips ongoing involvement with the VFW, and about ways you can help. Randy also speaks with Bill Mcaleer from Troops to Teachers.
Thursday, October 7, 2010
Wednesday, September 29, 2010
The National Defense is happy to welcome back Andrew Lubin to the program to talk about the latest happenings around the globe. We also speak with Mary Jo Beckman of the Horses for Heroes program, and discuss the latest news coming from Arlington National Cemetery.
Wednesday, September 22, 2010
The National Defense is pleased to welcome photojournalist Erin Trieb, live from Afghanistan to talk about her current coverage of American troops there. Then, the National Defense welcomes the new Commander in Chief for the VFW, Richard L. Eubank to the program.
Monday, September 13, 2010
The National Defense is pleased to welcome back United State Senator from Missouri, Claire McCaskill, to the program. Sen. McCaskill talks with the guys about the issues surrounding the upcoming anniversary of 9/11, nut-jobs burning books, and more this week.
Tuesday, August 31, 2010
The National Defense is live from the 111th VFW National Convention in Indianapolis, IN. Jerry Newberry brings us his interview with Secretary of the VA, Ret. Gen Eric Shinseki.
Jerry and Randy are live from the KC Chief's practice facility this week. They sit down with "The "Voice' of the Kansas City Chiefs to discuss all the great things the Chiefs are doing for area troops and veterans.
Sunday, August 8, 2010
Monday, August 2, 2010
Thursday, July 22, 2010
The National Defense shines a light on the seedy relationship springing up between the infamous Westboro Baptist Church and many of America's major media outlets. We also speak with Col. Kelly Snyder on Global Medics, and Professor Andrew Lubin, author of "Charlie Battery".