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The Digression Podcast

Chris and Jody are Air Force vets who enjoy military history and folklore. This is their podcast. They tell stories. They digress. A lot.

Jul 15, 2022

IN THE NEWS: Navy targets pronouns while China launches new carrier; Turns out West Point is teaching woke; Rep Matt Gaetz fighting DEI in the military; Woke military struggles with recruiting; Congress tells Space Force to slow down; Air Force "leaders" discourage gender-specific pronouns in award citations; Competition to replace the Army's Bradley is underway; Four soldiers receive Medal of Honor for action in View Nam; Navy threatens sailors who misgender; Last P-3 Orion leaves Jax Navy; RIP Medal of Honor recipient Chief Woody Williams; Last of the Band of Brothers passes, RIP PFC Bradford Freeman; Operation Shooting Star; and we catch up on the comments!

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As US Navy Targets Pronouns, China Launches its Most Advanced Carrier

Importance Of Using Correct Pronouns - Navy Training Video

Barnes "Take the Pain" - from the movie Platoon

Man from Lox - Navy Training Video

Critical Race and Gender Ideology Infiltrating West Point, Judicial Watch Reports

Matt Gaetz Sinks Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Amendment to Defense Bill: ‘This Is the Doubledown on Wokeness in the Military’

Woke Military Struggling to Reach Recruitment Goals


Space Force Launches New Intelligence Unit as Congress Voices Concerns over Growth


Air Force leaders discourage use of gender specific pronouns in award citations


Competition to replace Bradley vehicles enters design, prototype phase

Four soldiers to receive Medals of Honor for actions in Vietnam

Tales of Honor Podcast


Navy threatens to penalize sailors who purposely misuse gender pronouns

Longtime aircraft being retired by Naval Air Station Jacksonville patrol squadron


Last Surviving WWII Medal of Honor Recipient Woody Williams Dies at 98


Operation Shooting Star