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Mr. Immortal – A Marine Dives on 2 Live Grenades To Save His Platoon

Mr. Immortal – A Marine Dives on 2 Live Grenades To Save His Platoon

In the 2011 movie, Captain America: The First Avenger, the moment they realise that Steve Rogers has the makings of a superhero is when he jumps on a dummy grenade to save his comrades. To sacrifice yourself for your fellow soldiers in a combat situation is one of the most honourable things a military serviceman can do – even earning you the coveted Medal of Honour, an award given for exceptional feats of bravery and personal sacrifice. Only 103 Medal…

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Update on COVID-19’s impact on America’s Army Reserve

Update on COVID-19’s impact on America’s Army Reserve

Team! Double Eagle Six, Fort Myer, Virginia. Change up on you. Hey, about a week-and-a-half ago I talked to you about COVID-19. Circling back because I want to update you about what’s going on, both in America’s Army Reserve, internally to us, and also what we’re doing to lean forward to support the Army, NORTHCOM, FEMA and the nation as we battle this virus together. First things first, remember I told you about a week-and-a-half ago. Standards and discipline personally…

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Jocko Podcast 222 with Dan Crenshaw: Life is a Challenge. Life is a Struggle, so Live With Fortitude

Jocko Podcast 222 with Dan Crenshaw: Life is a Challenge. Life is a Struggle, so Live With Fortitude

this is Jocko podcast number 222 with Echo Charles and me Jocko Willing good evening echo good evening someone called for my Afghan interpreter Rahman a good man with whom we had worked with for some time these interpreters are the unsung heroes of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan they often suffer threats and ostracism for their willingness to endure the battlefield alongside us their motivation isn’t money there isn’t enough money to make it worthwhile facing down insurgents…

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Stalin’s Paranoid Military Purges – The Great Terror | BETWEEN 2 WARS I 1938 Part 4 of 4

Stalin’s Paranoid Military Purges – The Great Terror | BETWEEN 2 WARS I 1938 Part 4 of 4

It is one of the most self-destructive series of events in Soviet history. It is an escalation of the already oppressive, suppressive, murderous behaviour of Josef Stalin’s regime. It is a parody of justice and a disgrace even to Communism. It pits friends against friends, spouses against spouses, children against parents, and destroys the social fabric of the Soviet Union. It is a sign that Stalin is not only ruthless, but pathologically paranoid. It will cost hundreds of thousands of…

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Jocko Podcast 219 w/ Rose Schindler: Auschwitz Survivor. Never Give Up Hope.

Jocko Podcast 219 w/ Rose Schindler: Auschwitz Survivor. Never Give Up Hope.

this is Jocko podcast number 219 with echo Charles and me Jocko willing good evening echo good evening the train station is very busy tata says the train cars they are using are called cattle cars which are usually used to transport animals or dry goods every day more cattle cars arrive and get filled completely as each train leaves I wonder where is going and hope it is somewhere wonderful when our name is finally called it is our…

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Colombia’s Hidden Killers: Part 2/2 (Documentary)

Colombia’s Hidden Killers: Part 2/2 (Documentary)

[MODEM CONNECTING] KRISHNA ANDAVOLU: We’ve landed in Cali, and we’re headed to the Cauca region, which is another hot combat zone in the south of the country. We’re joining an elite group of the Colombian army as they clear mines and then advance up to the guerrilla. CARLOS CARDENAS: [SPEAKING SPANISH] KRISHNA ANDAVOLU: So right now, we’re headed out to an area that the military thinks is secure. It’s about a kilometer from their base. And after that area’s secured,…

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