ALL MARINE RADIO

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By: Michael F. McNamara

Each weekday ALL MARINE RADIO host a liberal arts discussion about current events, DOD events and historical events with a heavy emphasis on post-traumatic mental health. ALL MARINE RADIO airs daily LIVE program radio show from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM Pacific Time that appears as a podcast shortly thereafter.

THE ALL MARINE RADIO HOUR: Afghanistan, the Taliban and President Biden’s departure plan for US Forces — with Tim Lynch
Yesterday at 5:13 PM



THE ALL MARINE RADIO HOUR: Grant Newsham asks “Is INDOPACOM’S Admiral Aquilino On A ‘Fool’s Errand?’” + we discuss the WSJ article: “China’s Message to America: We’re an equal now”
Last Tuesday at 11:00 PM

Grant Newsham is a senior research fellow at the Japan Forum for Strategic Studies, a senior research fellow at the Center for Security Policy and a retired United States Marine Officer. He was the first US Marine liaison officer to the Japan Ground Self Defense force and was instrumental in promoting the JSDF’s initial moves […]


THE ALL MARINE RADIO HOUR: Will Costantini talks Iran’s centrifuge event + The GAO reports lower DOD readiness + Russia vs Ukraine + US suicides DECREASE in 2020
Last Monday at 5:28 PM

Colonel Will Costantini joined host Mike McNamara for an hour of current events discussion today here on ALL MARINE RADIO. TODAY’S TOPICS: Iran reacts to a fire that destroyed part or all of their a centrifuge facility at a facility in Natanz, Iran The GAO reports that DOD readiness is not meeting DOD goals Putin […]


THE ALL MARINE RADIO HOUR: The Chef & Greg Lotysz talk French Food
Last Sunday at 5:29 PM



THE MENSA BROTHERS: we review the “Findings of Facts” from the Investigation into the sinking of an AAV that killed eight Marines and one Sailor
04/08/2021

Three retired Marine Infantry Officers — Colonel Will Costantini, Colonel Jeff Kenney & Major Tim Lynch join host Mike McNamara for an hour of current events discussion every Thursday here on ALL MARINE RADIO. TODAY’S TOPICS: We “police up” loose ends and questions from lasts weeks program We look at the “Finding of Facts” that […]


THE ALL MARINE RADIO HOUR: USMC Active-Duty Suicide increases 27.5% to an all-time high + LtGen Mundy III will lead a second USMC Investigation into the deaths of eight Marines and one Sailor
04/07/2021

1.  USMC Suicide Totals by Year (all data is DOD Suicide Prevention Office data or DOD Suicide Prevention Task Force data)                         2.  USMC Suicide Rates by Year (all suicide data is DOD Suicide Prevention Office data or DOD Suicide Prevention Task Force data; […]


THE ALL MARINE RADIO HOUR: Suicide in the US population DROPS in 2020 but suicide in the Active-Duty Military sees yet another increase — WHY?!
04/06/2021

BACKGROUND: 1.  Below is the actual number of suicides in the Active-Duty Force from 1999-2020 (the source of all data is the DOD):                     2.  Below is the suicide RATE in the Active Duty Military from 1999-2020 (the source of all data is the DOD):     […]


THE ALL MARINE RADIO HOUR: an amazing sports weeks + reading the quotes of families grieving the deaths of eight Marines & one Sailor is brutal
04/05/2021

MARINE CORPS TIMES — “Heartbroken families of fallen Marines, sailor react to failures exposed in tragic AAV sinking investigation” — by Phil Athley


THE MENSA BROTHERS TALK THE 15TH MEU INVESTIGATION: (1) Joining equipment to the MEU… (2) The training of AAV crews and the “Track Company”
04/01/2021

Three retired Marine Infantry Officers — Colonel Will Costantini, Colonel Jeff Kenney & Major Tim Lynch join host Mike McNamara for an hour of current events discussion every Thursday here on ALL MARINE RADIO. TODAY’S TOPICS: How the equipment from subordinate units joins a Marine Expeditionary Unit preparing to deploy How an AAV platoon trains […]


ALL MARINE RADIO: when the audio and video don’t match — our national media’s pathetic quest to parse the news in order to validate their narratives
04/01/2021



THE ALL MARINE RADIO HOUR: the digital age empowers & funds the craziest in our world + Jeff Kenney discusses MajGen Alford’s paper entitled “The Four Block Littoral Force: The Infantry’s Attack towards Force Design 2030”
03/31/2021

MajGen Dale Alford, USMC recently wrote an paper that will be published in the Marine Corps Gazette in June of this year… I received a copy of it and with Dale’s permission, I invited Jeff Kenney on the program to discuss it.


THE ALL MARINE RADIO HOUR: Chris Woodbridge taks this month’s Marine Corps Gazette + Twitter’s impact on organizational leadership (and lots more)
03/30/2021

Colonel Chris Woodbridge, USMC (ret) is the editor and publisher of the Marine Corps Gazette, he joined ALL MARINE RADIO and here is what we covered: March 2021 edition of the Marine Corps Gazette April 2021 edition of the Marine Corps Gazette Leadership and “the Twitter” — unit leadership is different


ALL MARINE RADIO HOUR: Grant Newsham talks about weakness in Alaska + North Korea missile launches + what’s next in Myanmar + a Chinese “poke in the chest” of Joe Biden in the South China Sea
03/30/2021

Grant Newsham is a senior research fellow at the Japan Forum for Strategic Studies, a senior research fellow at the Center for Security Policy and a retired United States Marine Officer. He was the first US Marine liaison officer to the Japan Ground Self Defense force and was instrumental in promoting the JSDF’s initial moves […]


THE ALL MARINE RADIO HOUR: Greg Lotysz & The Chef talk — “The worst thing I ever put in my mouth + The worst place I ever visited…” and more!
03/26/2021



THE ALL MARINE RADIO HOUR: The Mensa Brothers talk — Investigations + The Biden Administration meets China + Confidence levels relative to defeating China
03/25/2021

Three retired Marine Infantry Officers — Colonel Will Costantini, Colonel Jeff Kenney & Major Tim Lynch join host Mike McNamara for an hour of current events discussion every Thursday here on ALL MARINE RADIO. TODAY’S TOPICS: The release of the 15th MEU & USS Bonhomme Richard investigations will be released sometime in the not too […]


Fidelis Leadership Group’s Mike Ettore: The challenge of leading in the private sector “woke times” (Part 2)
03/24/2021

The Founder of Fidelis Leadership Group is Mike Ettore, he joined ALL MARINE RADIO to discuss leadership in a “woke” culture both in the military and in the business world.  Here is Part 2 of the interview.


THE ALL MARINE RADIO HOUR: “Woke and Weak” — is that the reality of those who lead America’s DOD?
03/24/2021

HERE is Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin’s introduction to the “Extremism Training” that all member of the DOD are currently undergoing. HERE is Molly Hemmingway’s column


Fidelis Leadership Group’s Mike Ettore: leading in “woke times” + and is the US military headed down a path to be able to defeat the Chinese military?
03/23/2021

The Founder of Fidelis Leadership Group is Mike Ettore, he joined ALL MARINE RADIO to discuss leadership in a “woke” culture both in the military and in the business world.  Here is Part 1 of the interview.


THE ALL MARINE RADIO HOUR: the Marine Corps begins to roll out its discipline decisions in the wake of the amtrack incident that left 8 Marines and a Sailor dead — the CO of the 15th MEU is relieved
03/23/2021

HERE is the link to Sam LaGrone’s article in USNI News


THE ALL MARINE RADIO HOUR: I’m heartened to see the work of Glenn Greenwald, Andrew Sullivan & even Bill Mahar (yep!)… as they push back garbage journalism and the absolute intolerance of cancel culture
03/22/2021

Find the iGrill-2 Digital Meat Thermometer HERE Find Andrew Sullivan’s column entitled “When The Narrative Replaces The News”   HERE Find Glenn Greenwald’s column entitled “Journalists, Illustrating How They Operate, Yesterday Spread a Significant Lie All Over Twitter”  HERE


THE ALL MARINE RADIO HOUR: Glenn Greenwald + cancel culture & Teen Vogue + The Chef and GLo discuss “favorites”
03/19/2021



MENSA BROTHERS: (1) Uniformed military reactions to a media member, (2) Command cultures that promote such reactions (3) Standards & Readiness really matter if you want to win a war against China
03/18/2021

Three retired Marine Infantry Officers — Colonel Will Costantini, Colonel Jeff Kenney & Major Tim Lynch join host Mike McNamara for an hour of current events discussion every Thursday here on ALL MARINE RADIO. TODAY’S TOPICS: Individuals members of the US Armed Services verbally attacking a civilian journalist while in uniform What does this Tucker […]


THE ALL MARINE RADION HOUR: the problem of agenda driven news and reporters who become fabricators — SCARY
03/18/2021

HERE is the Glenn Greenwald column HERE is Senator Tom Cotton’s (R-AR) column


Wife of a Vietnam Veteran and documentary film maker (x2)… Betty Rodgers talks about her latest effort: ‘I MARRIED THE WAR — a story about living with the trauma of loved ones”
03/17/2021

Ken & Betty Rodgers have become great friends of mine… our paths relative to post-traumatic mental health are parallel.  Their first documentary chronicles Ken’s Company in Vietnam — Bravo Company, 1st Battalion, 26th Marines and is entitled “Bravo! Common Men, Uncommon Valor” — WATCH IT!!! Betty Rodgers Joined ALL MARINE RADIO to discuss her and […]


THE ALL MARINE RADIO HOUR: the military “readiness” discussion is important… the continuation of the ‘Post-WWII Rules Based Order’ is at stake now
03/17/2021



THE ALL MARINE RADIO HOUR: we painstakingly walk through Tucker Carlson’s March 11th show and each Tweet from the II MEF IG account — WHAT IS GOING ON? — with Will Costantini
03/16/2021

Col Will Costantini, USMC (ret) joins the program to take a look at an issue that is quite frankly beyond embarrassing for the DOD and the Marine Corps… it’s head scratching.  What is going on? HERE is the link to Tucker Carlson’s March 11, 2021 show HERE is the link to MGySgt Scott Stalker’s video […]


ALL MARINE RADIO HOUR: Grant Newsham talks Admiral Davidson’s SASC Testimony + The India-Japan-Australia-US meeting + The DOD attacks a journalist
03/16/2021

Grant Newsham is a senior research fellow at the Japan Forum for Strategic Studies, a senior research fellow at the Center for Security Policy and a retired United States Marine Officer. He was the first US Marine liaison officer to the Japan Ground Self Defense force and was instrumental in promoting the JSDF’s initial moves […]


THE ALL MARINE RADIO HOUR: Greg Lotysz & the Chef talk coming out of the “Covid Year” + best eat ribs… buffalo… beef or pork?
03/12/2021


Prince William strikes back + The Mensa Brothers talk favorite restaurant chains & the troubling discussions about the F35
03/11/2021

Two retired Marine Infantry Officers — Colonel Will Costantini and Colonel Jeff Kenney join host Mike McNamara for an hour of current events discussion every Thursday here on ALL MARINE RADIO. TODAY’S TOPICS: Your favorite restaurant chain The disturbing discussion about the F35 not being a good investment for the DOD… and the recent quotes […]


THE ALL MARINE RADIO HOUR: suicide & education levels + “When the Tempest Gathers” author Andy Milburn talks Afghanistan & “senior mentoring”
03/10/2021

The author of “When the Tempest Gathers”, Col Andy Milburn, USMC (ret), rejoined the ALL MARINE RADIO HOUR to discuss the Biden Administration’s choices in Afghanistan as well as his role as a “Senior Mentor” to Marine units who are exercising in the high desert of California.


Khe Sanh veteran, documentary film maker (x2)… Ken Rodgers talks about his latest effort: ‘I MARRIED THE WAR’ — a story about living with the trauma of loved ones
03/09/2021

Ken & Betty Rodgers have become great friends of mine… our paths relative to post-traumatic mental health are parallel.  Their first documentary chronicles Ken’s Company in Vietnam — Bravo Company, 1st Battalion, 26th Marines and is entitled “Bravo! Common Men, Uncommon Valor” — WATCH IT!!! Ken Joined ALL MARINE RADIO to discuss he and Betty’s […]


The joy of watching ‘The Sound of Music’ + CSIS’s Mark Cancian updates his thoughts on ‘Force Design 2030’
03/08/2021

Mark Cancian is a Senior Adviser, International Security Program at the Center for Strategic & International Studies; he joined ALL MARINE RADIO to update our discussion about the Commandant of the Marine Corps plan to transform the Marine Corps — Force Design 2030.


The Chef & Greg Lotysz: ‘If I could live anywhere, I’d live…’ + ‘Go To’ fast food + did I read that right… ‘Dr. Seuss is getting cancelled?’
03/06/2021



Covid-19 drop 81% between Jan 7 & Mar 2… now what? + THE MENSA BROTHERS TALK: our ideal marksmanship program & POTUS’s Sulamani decision
03/04/2021

Three retired Marine Infantry Officers — Colonel Will Costantini, Colonel Jeff Kenney & Major Tim Lynch join host Mike McNamara for an hour of current events discussion every Thursday here on ALL MARINE RADIO. TODAY’S TOPICS: Our ideal marksmanship program DECISION DISCUSSION:  President Trump decides to execute the strike that will kill Iranian Republican Guard […]


The Nation begins to reopen + Mental Health “kryptonite” + Grant Newsham talks ‘Australia vs China’, ‘Choosing China or the US’ & ‘Were Taiwan to fall’
03/03/2021

Grant Newsham is a senior research fellow at the Japan Forum for Strategic Studies, a senior research fellow at the Center for Security Policy and a retired United States Marine Officer. He was the first US Marine liaison officer to the Japan Ground Self Defense force and was instrumental in promoting the JSDF’s initial moves […]


Jeff & Will react to the “60 Minutes” piece on the Al Asad attack (it ain’t pretty) + Gen Berger’s Feb 23 2021 memo to the SECDEF on Force Design 2030
03/02/2021



Baseball is back — soooooooooo HAPPY! + Our favorite interview with an Iwo Jima veteran — PFC Cal Humphrey, USMCR
03/01/2021

In the past week we’ve discussed the Iwo Jima… and we can’t go near that island without playing our favorite interview… the Uncle of a friend of mine… Jess Humphrey. Jess’s Dad (Bob) and his Uncle (Cal) both fought on that island… you’ll hear Cal in the interview.  #AWESOME


Irrelevant air-strikes + Greg Lotysz & Kim Holmes talk “Mental Fitness” and “My favorite…”
02/26/2021

The ALL MARINE RADIO Head Chef joined the program today to talk about:  The ALL MARINE RADIO Head Chef and former New York Jets offensive lineman and our great friend Greg Lotysz joined the program to discuss life… today we’ll discuss: Former New York Jets offensive lineman and great friend Greg Lotysz joins the program […]


THE MENSA BROTHERS: news consumption + the Marine Corps rifle qualification course of fire is changing + Iwo Jima
02/25/2021

Three retired Marine Infantry Officers — Colonel Will Costantini, Colonel Jeff Kenney & Major Tim Lynch join host Mike McNamara for an hour of current events discussion every Thursday here on ALL MARINE RADIO. TODAY’S TOPICS: Are you watching the news these days? Marine Corps rifle qualification course is changing… good idea or bad? Grunts […]


Col Keil Gentry, USMC (ret) was a member of all three boards that looked into the Iwo Jima Flag Raisings — he talks about it
02/24/2021

Keil Gentry is a retired Marine Officer, an artilleryman by trade with a long distinguished career.  He joined ALL MARINE RADIO to discuss his experiences as part of three different boards that two different Commandants of the Marine Corps convened to look into the accuracy of Marines identified as “Flag Raisers” on Iwo Jima.  Keil […]