Archive For The “Interviews” Category

BBC Interview today

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I was invited to be a guest on BBC TV today. So for a half-hour I was a guest on BBC’s World Have Your Say TV program. The focus of the show was “Are US Troops doing more harm than good in Afghanistan”. You can watch the interview in its entirety below.    

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Dropping the D from PTSD

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The president of the American Psychiatric Association says he is “very open” to a request from the Army to come up with an alternative name for post-traumatic stress disorder so that troops returning from combat will feel less stigmatized and more encouraged to seek treatment. Dr. John Oldham, who serves as senior vice president and…

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Blogger’s Roundtable with COL Randy Newman

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The folks at DOD PAO had another decent Blogger’s Roundtable that I decided to participate in. It was with Marine Colonel Randy Newman who was the Commander of RCT-7 in Helmand Province Afghanistan. In this roundtable He discussed his leadership experience in Afghanistan and combat and civil operations there. He also discussed the work his…

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MOH Recipient Sal Guinta in his own words

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I have talked about SSG Sal Guinta several time on this blog, even before he was officially named as the first live recipient of the Medal of Honor. You can check one out HERE. SSG Guinta will be receiving the MoH very soon from the President in Washington DC. The video below is the best…

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RESTREPO coming and Sebastian Junger on You Served Radio

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RESTREPO coming and Sebastian Junger on You Served Radio

Don’t forget that next Tuesday, July 6th is the premier showing of RESTREPO in Albany, NY which is being brought to you by this site, www.bouhammer.com. If you can get to Albany or are in the area, email rsvp.albany.restrepo@gmail.com to reserve your tickets TODAY!! Seating is limited. Also, since I am talking about RESTREPO, tune…

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Tonight on You Served Radio

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It is a great lineup tonight. We’ve got LTG Freaklley coming on the show this evening, and we’re pretty excited to have him as this is 2nd visit to You Served Radio. Lieutenant General Benjamin C. Freakley assumed command of U.S. Army Accessions Command, Fort Monroe, Virginia, on 18 May 2007, consisting of U.S. Army…

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3rd Interview with BBC, World Have Your Say

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For those that could not listen to the BBC’s World Have Your Say Radio program today, here is the link to the entire one hour show. A major part of the 2nd half-hour was taken up by the President’s speech announcing that he had fired GEN McChrystal. http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/worldservice/whys/whys_20100623-1806a.mp3

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2nd Interview with BBC is posted, and back on BBC today

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Here is a copy of the 2nd interview I did last night with BBC which was aired throughout the night and into this morning. http://bouhammer.com/audio/mcchrystal_troy.mp3 While typing this posting, I got another call from BBC and have been invited to be back on BBC’s World Have Your Say. You can listen live to that broadcast…

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