bm110 GI Joan on the Military, Iraq, Disaster Recovery, and Powerlessness

Following the interview a few weeks ago with GI Jane, GI Joan contacted me to express how she saw things as a national guard soldier who joined prior to Sept. 11th. In this interview we talk about her view of the military, the invasion of Iraq, the government, her experience helping with hurricane recovery, and the power (or lack there of) that civilians have in the grand scheme of things.

AudioCommunique #110 (mp3)

Additional Links:

ANSWER coalition Demonstrations Worldwide March 18-20
Lisbon area listeners can meet me for a drink on Sunday night March 12th, 21h, at O’Guillen’s Pub in Cais do Sodré. (assuming its still opened on Sunday night, I forget.. best to just email me.)


Joan Baez – One Tin Soldier
Bjork – Army of Me
Bonus Audio After I say Goodbye – Proof of Negligence