The Forever War Podcast Episodes

Written by Joe Haldeman

32 Episodes - 278 pages - ★★★★ - 103K ratings

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Solartopia Green Power and Wellness Hour - FROM THE GOOD WAR TO THE FOREVER WAR

Solartopia Green Power & Wellness Hour - January 03, 2020 13:10 - 57 minutes ★★★★★ - 5 ratings
FROM THE GOOD WAR TO THE FOREVER WARWe are joined in Solartopia by the legendary H. BRUCE FRANKLIN whose astonishing career spans time as a navigator in the Strategic Air Command all the way though the core of the anti-war movement and beyond.A long-time Professor of history at Rutgers Universi...
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Ep. 03: Matt Gallagher reads his short story "Know Your Enemy: Celebrating 50 Years of the Forever War"

Storybound - December 17, 2019 08:00 - 38 minutes ★★★★★ - 624 ratings
Matt Gallagher reads his short story "Know Your Enemy: Celebrating 50 Years of the Forever War" from the 2016 fiction issue from Wired magazine, with sound design and music composition from Colin Hogan. This episode is brought to you by Powell's Books, the world's largest family owned independent...
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Normalizing the Forever Wars

Liberty, Bigly - December 04, 2019 03:36 - 21 minutes ★★★★★ - 1 rating
In this episode, I discuss two anti war films about the US Terror Wars and their impact on veterans. I reflect on how endless and numerous combat deployments would have been insane pre 911 but are commonplace now.
Society & Culture

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Episode 121: The War Between the Greeks, or, The Forever War

Historically Thinking: Conversations about historical knowledge and how we achieve it - July 24, 2019 11:00 ★★★★★ - 49 ratings
  “In 431 BC, the long simmering rivalry between the city-states of Athens and Sparta erupted into open warfare, and for more than a generation the two were locked in a life-and-death struggle. The war embroiled the entire Greek world, provoking years of butchery previously unparalleled in ancie...
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#121: RIP Walking Dead and MAD, Solo Dave, Lois Lane, The Forever War

Signal of Doom: A Comic Book Podcast - July 05, 2019 12:47 - 43 minutes ★★★★★ - 16 ratings
Its a DAVE SOLO SHOW and there's SHOUTOUTS to DEON and to REY and to THE MAIN MAN! We are at the graveyard, with the the funky zombies, and its RIP to the Walking Dead! And that's kinda a SURPRISE! There's BORING WItcher reveals, a Sandman episode count, Dave getting sick of corporate talk, so...
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Episode 11: Joe Haldeman ---- The Forever War

Podside Picnic - April 04, 2019 12:57 - 46 minutes ★★★★★ - 62 ratings
In which Pete and Connor examine Joe Haldeman's The Forever War
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Hi-Phi Nation: The Forever War

Slate Daily Feed - March 16, 2019 05:00 - 49 minutes ★★★★ - 879 ratings
This year will mark the 18th anniversary of the war in Afghanistan, the forever war characterized by regime change, a surge, drawdowns, and then re-engagement across three Presidential administrations. We take a retrospective of the entire war, from the forgotten events of the lead-up to its tota...
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The Forever War

Hi-Phi Nation - March 16, 2019 05:00 - 49 minutes ★★★★★ - 381 ratings
This year will mark the 18th anniversary of the war in Afghanistan, the forever war characterized by regime change, a surge, drawdowns, and then re-engagement across three Presidential administrations. We take a retrospective of the entire war, from the forgotten events of the lead-up to its tota...
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Five in Ten 3/6/19: Ending the Forever War

SkyWatchTV Podcast - March 06, 2019 20:00 - 18 minutes ★★★★★ - 272 ratings
5) Senators introduce bill to end Afghan War; 4) Pakistan intercepts Indian submarine; 3) Washington Post apologizes to Covington Catholic High School students—sort of; 2) Facebook lobbied politicians for softer privacy protection laws; 1) High demand for “adulting” classes at universities. Jim ...
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An Interview with Joe Haldeman, author of ‘The Forever War’

What a Hell of a Way to Die - February 21, 2019 05:01 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 260 ratings
This week, Francis did some damn journalism. He interviewed Joe Haldeman, author of the 1974 sci-fi masterpiece ‘The Forever War,’ about his Army service and how it informed his writing (and about blowing things up with C4). We really hope you enjoy this. Additionally, we’ve got an update on s...
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The Square Groot Book Club - February 20, 2019 16:30 - 30 minutes ★★★ - 13 ratings
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The Forever War book review | Joe Haldeman | Best Military Scifi?

Greg Reviews SciFi Books, Movies, TV, Comics, and Games. - February 10, 2019 12:00 - 25 minutes
Book review of The Forever War written by Joe Haldeman.
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Episode 24: The Forever War

Scifi Sidebar - December 31, 2018 16:54 - 59 minutes ★★★★★ - 8 ratings
Episode Notes In this episode, we discuss the Forever War by Joe Haldeman. It is a tale ahead of its time, depicting a seemingly endless war full of hurt and societal pain for all to enjoy, so naturally we laugh about it! Support Scifi Sidebar by donating to the tip jar: https://tips.pinecast....
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H. Bruce Franklin discusses his book "Crash Course: From the Good War to the Forever War."(12/3/18)

Leonard Lopate at Large on WBAI Radio in New York - December 03, 2018 20:38 - 56 minutes ★★★★★ - 93 ratings
Growing up during the Second World War, H. Bruce Franklin believed what he was told: that America’s victory would lead to a new era of world peace. But once he joined the Air Force and began flying top-secret missions as a navigator and intelligence officer, he saw that even as U.S. leaders preac...
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Classic science fiction – “The Forever War” (Titan Comics, 2017) – Joe Haldeman interview

Full Contact Nerd - Inspiration and information for writers - October 26, 2018 02:34 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 6 ratings
Joe Haldeman is a prolific sci-fi writer who has won numerous awards for his work. His most significant novel is The Forever War which also had two follow on novels. His trilogy has recently been released in comic book form and I spoke to him about his time in Vietnam and about his writing. 1:13 ...
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Hugos There Podcast #20: The Forever War (feat. William Bregnard)

Hugos There Podcast - October 06, 2018 18:41 - 55 minutes ★★★★★ - 22 ratings
This time, Seth is joined by William Bregnard of Future War Stories to discuss The Forever War, by Joe Haldeman, winner of the 1976 Hugo Award for Best Novel. Note: We had some weird audio artifacts and random cutouts on this recording that I did my best to minimize. I’m looking at changing recor...
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On Mic 12 - Mark Danner Talks 'The Forever War' (Part Two)

On Mic - June 18, 2018 11:43 - 47 minutes ★★★★ - 7 ratings
Mark Danner has covered political affairs and wars around the world for over thirty years. Most recently, he covered the Trump campaign in 2016. He now serves as a Chancellor's Professor of journalism and English at UC Berkeley. In part two of his interview with former Mother Jones editor Deirdre...
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On Mic 11 - Mark Danner Talks 'The Forever War' (Part One)

On Mic - May 29, 2018 23:31 - 19 minutes ★★★★ - 7 ratings
Mark Danner has covered political affairs and wars around the world for over thirty years. He now serves as a Chancellor's Professor of journalism and English at UC Berkeley. He sat down with former Mother Jones editor Deirdre English discuss his latest book, Spiral: Trapped in the Forever War. ...
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(2017/04/14) Reckless Empire and the Forever War (Foreign Policy)

Best of the Left - Progressive Politics and Culture, Curated by a Human - April 14, 2017 22:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 3.1K ratings
Edition #1095 Today we look at a Trump’s foreign policy so far, question the prevailing narrative and look back at how we got to now Be part of the show! Leave a message at 202-999-3991 Show Notes Ch. 1: Opening Theme: A Fond Farewell - From a Basement On the Hill Ch. 2: Act 1: Trump B...
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RTFB: Episode 08 - The Forever War

Read This F***ing Book - March 18, 2017 19:09 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 5 ratings
Today on Read This F**king Book, we read The Forever War by Joe Haldeman. This SciFi classic  about an interstellar conflict inspired by the Vietnam War spurred a lot of conversation between Rachel and Elena. From gender roles in societies of the future to the technology of war and the strange a...
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Mark Danner: The Forever War

WorldAffairs - September 20, 2016 12:36 - 59 minutes ★★★★ - 100 ratings
When President George W. Bush declared the war on terror after September 11, 2001, the United States was plunged into a global conflict with no clear objectives. Today, nearly fifteen years later, there is still no end in sight. In addition to the war’s original enemy, Al Qaeda, the US is in con...
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Soldiers We Leave Behind (Ep. 69) | The Forever War by John Haldeman

REIGN of Books Podcast - July 30, 2016 17:40
    This sci-fi classic examines the trauma of war and how in the future, to ensure humankind’s survival, some soldiers must sacrifice almost all of their connections to the species.
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Episode 38- The Forever War

Resurrections- An Adam Warlock and Thanos Podcast - February 07, 2016 18:06 - 52 minutes ★★★★★ - 13 ratings
Al’s brother Joe is back in a more recent recording as the two of them look at Adam’s portrayal in another medium besides comics.  The guys do a (sort-of) commentary on episode 11 of the Silver Surfer animated series from the 90’s, guest-starring Adam Warlock.  They also don’t really give a full...
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101. Joe Haldeman (The Forever War) / Writers as Characters (with Kat Howard)

Geek's Guide to the Galaxy - A Science Fiction Podcast - January 18, 2014 09:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 785 ratings
Science fiction author David Barr Kirtley talks geek culture with guests such as Neil Gaiman (#253), George R. R. Martin (#22), Richard Dawkins (#46), Wil Wheaton (#398), Bill Nye (#273), Margaret Atwood (#94), Neil deGrasse Tyson (#32), and Ursula K. Le Guin (#65). Geek’s Guide to the Galaxy ha...
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The Forever War

Books Without Pictures - August 15, 2013 15:50 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 15 ratings
After welcoming new sponsor Audible to the podcast, Dan and Wendee manage to stop speculating about an alternate reality where Hulk Hogan endorsed the George Foreman Grill long enough to discuss Joe Haldeman's Vietnam War allegory The Forever War. But seriously, Burgermania? Steakamania? How woul...
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The Forever War

Earth-2.net Presents... - August 15, 2013 15:50 - 1 hour ★★★★ - 11 ratings
After welcoming new sponsor Audible to the podcast, Dan and Wendee manage to stop speculating about an alternate reality where Hulk Hogan endorsed the George Foreman Grill long enough to discuss Joe Haldeman's Vietnam War allegory The Forever War. But seriously, Burgermania? Steakamania? How woul...
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Ep.3: Joe Haldeman – The Forever War

SCIFI SNAK - Danish - May 21, 2013 04:00 - 39 minutes ★★★★★ - 2 ratings
Til Scifisnak #3 havde Jens valgt vietnam veteranen Joe Haldemans Hard Scifi roman The Forever War fra 1974. Fra 1997 til 3138 følger vi astro-soldaten Mandellas liv under jordboernes krig mod Tauranerne. Bogen skildrer en meningsløs krig, hvor Mandella mister alt, efterhånden som flere og flere...
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Book Club: The Forever War

Let's All Really Geek Out! The LARGO! Podcast - January 26, 2013 07:59 ★★★★★ - 8 ratings
Alternate title: "I Tried to Read Starship Troopers". The LARGO! crew take on the multi-award-winning-but-criminally-underrated novel The Forever War by Joe Haldeman. Devin Higgins hosts, with contributors Matthew Johnston and Patrick Wohlmut.
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The Forever War by Joe Haldeman

Everett Public Library Podcasts - June 08, 2010 03:13 - 1 minute ★★★★ - 5 ratings
The Lone Reader; one librarian talks about the books he reads. The Forever War by Joe Haldeman  Music: Sync Performer: Collision Process   time: 0:01:57 size: 1.852 mb
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Show 265 The Forever War. Hugh Hewitt talks to author about the war in Afghanistan and Iraq. Audio MP3

American Conservative University - September 29, 2008 07:00 - 1 hour ★★★★ - 1.7K ratings
Show 265 Hugh Hewitt talks with New York Times war correspondent Dexter Filkins about his new book, The Forever War. And his look at the war in Afghanistan and Iraq. 15.9MB 69 minutes About the book- From the front lines of the battle against Islamic fundamentalism, a searing, unforgettable boo...
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