Archives for August 2014

Episode 16: Game On

Joe & Jason discuss this summer’s Marvel adventures and the CIA’s Twitter account.

Episode 088: Ferguson

Chris, Greg, Miah and Harry Price give the definitive guide to what is happening in Ferguson, MO. We explain the timeline and context surrounding these events, and discuss the militarization of local police forces.

Radley Balko on the Militarization of Police Departments

Almost a year ago, Radley Balko spoke to the Young Americans for Liberty at Indiana University about the Rise of the Warrior Cop. Our recorders were rolling, so take a listen to this timely, insightful discussion to arm yourself with facts in the current debate.

About Radley Balko

radleybalkoRadley Balko blogs about criminal justice, the drug war and civil liberties for The Washington Post. He was previously a senior writer and investigative reporter at the Huffington Post. He is the author of “Rise of the Warrior Cop: The Militarization of America’s Police Forces,” and his work has been cited by the U.S. Supreme Court and the Mississippi Supreme Court. He also writes about the music and culture of Nashville, Tennessee, where he lives. A graduate of Indiana University, Radley has also been a senior editor at Reason magazine, a policy analyst at the Cato Institute and an opinion columnist for FoxNews.com.

Episode 087: Miah Hosts WAL, On Purpose. #NSFW

Miah takes over WAL with co-host Harry Price. Yes, Chris allowed this to take place. We didn’t edit this… We didn’t even listen before posting, so we take zero responsibility as to what is said on this episode. So it is #NSFW!

Episode 086: Running for Office and Social Media in War

Chris, Greg, and Dan Peffers discuss what it takes to be a successful candidate, how social media is changing the face of war, and the CIA controversies.

Episode 085: Israel, Iraq, and ISIS

Chris, Greg and Joe Ruiz discuss the ongoing conflicts in Israel, Iraq, and the emergence of ISIS.

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