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Iowa Veterans And Iowa Artists on Iowa Journal (#310)

posted on November 13, 2009 at 12:25 PM

Iowa Veterans And Iowa Artists on Iowa Journal (#310)
Full Program: Topics include public art and why it matters to Iowa, and why Iowa Veterans are taking "Honor Flights." 28:16 Read More »

Iowa Veterans Take "Honor Flight" (#310)

posted on November 12, 2009 at 1:15 PM

Iowa Veterans Take "Honor Flight" (#310)
Iowa veterans get a chance to fly to Washington, D.C. to see the World War II memorial and other veteran memorials. 03:07 Read More »

Glen McDole - Tribute to a WWII Veteran (#301)

posted on September 8, 2009 at 7:20 PM

Glen McDole - Tribute to a WWII Veteran  (#301)
Glen McDole, was a veteran of World War II who was held hostage by the Japanese, and lived to tell his story in a book and on Iowa Public Television. He died on September 3, 2009, and this is a brief tribute to him. 00:38 Read More »

Robert B.J. Jackson - Iraq Veteran and Amputee (#0)

posted on March 26, 2009 at 1:50 PM

The latest war in Iraq has found Iowans again risking life and limb in the line of duty. This reality hit home recently when we heard the story of specialist Robert Jackson, an Iowa National Guard soldier who had to have both legs amputated after... Read More »

TV Producer Dayton Duncan - Historian from Iowa (#1617)

posted on December 19, 2008 at 5:46 PM

TV Producer Dayton Duncan - Historian from Iowa  (#1617)
In 2006, Dayton Duncan, historian, documentarian, and politico, visited the Iowa Public Television studios. In this clip, he speaks with Morgan Halgren about his love of history, Lewis & Clark, and National Parks. 09:18 Read More »

Nancy Andreasen - National Medal of Honor Winner - Brain Researcher (#1212)

posted on November 26, 2008 at 2:33 PM

Nancy Andreasen - National Medal of Honor Winner - Brain Researcher  (#1212)
Iowa Public Television visited with the University of Iowa professor in January of 2002 to discuss her work with schizophrenia which earned her the National Medal of Science in 2000, one of only a dozen such awards ever given. 07:33 Read More »

What Should You Know About the Korean War? (Full Program) (#161)

posted on May 26, 2008 at 12:00 AM

What Should You Know About the Korean War? (Full Program) (#161)
Full Program: It was the bloodiest foreign war in U.S. history, but what do you know about the Korean War? This is a primer. 27:46 Read More »

Discussion: Korean War and Iowa Veterans (#161)

posted on May 22, 2008 at 5:26 PM

Discussion: Korean War and Iowa Veterans (#161)
Senator Jack Kibbie talks about his experiences as a Korean War Sergeant First Class, and about legislation he's working on for Iowa veterans. 15:10 Read More »

Senate President Jack Kibbie's Korean War Experience (Web Exclusive) (#161)

posted on May 22, 2008 at 5:22 PM

Senate President Jack Kibbie's Korean War Experience (Web Exclusive) (#161)
President of the Iowa Senate, Jack Kibbie, tells of his experiences during the Korean War. 11:27 Read More »

Korean War and Iowa Veterans (Feature) (#161)

posted on May 22, 2008 at 10:31 AM

Korean War and Iowa Veterans (Feature) (#161)
The bloodiest foreign war in U.S. history is also its least-known. Learn about the Korean War on The Iowa Journal. 04:23 Read More »

Five Years of War in Iraq - The Effects on Iowa (Full Program) (#144)

posted on March 25, 2008 at 12:00 AM

Five Years of War in Iraq - The Effects on Iowa (Full Program) (#144)
Full Program: The Iowa Journal examines the economic costs to Iowa of the war in Iraq. 26:45 Read More »

The Fifth Anniversary of the War in Iraq (#144)

posted on March 24, 2008 at 11:08 AM

The Fifth Anniversary of the War in Iraq (#144)
The Iowa Journal examines the economic costs to Iowa of the war in Iraq. 05:19 Read More »

Discussion: The Impact on Iowa of Five Years of the Iraq War (#144)

posted on March 24, 2008 at 10:46 AM

Discussion: The Impact on Iowa of Five Years of the Iraq War  (#144)
The Iowa Journal examines the economic costs to Iowa of the war in Iraq. HOST: Jeneane Beck, PROGRAM GUEST: Rep. McKinley Bailey, D-Webster City 14:03 Read More »

History of Veterans Benefits (#112)

posted on November 15, 2007 at 10:19 AM

History of Veterans Benefits (#112)
Historically, the nation has tried to provide for its returning soldiers. Following World War Two, veterans benefits were grounded in the logistics of returning thousands of soldiers to their hometowns and transforming the nation to a peacetime... 04:23 Read More »

The Real Cost of the War (Full Program) (#112)

posted on November 8, 2007 at 12:09 AM

The Real Cost of the War  (Full Program) (#112)
Full Program: After World War II, the G.I. Bill not only provided health care for returning veterans, but also jump-started the American middle-class. What are today's policies doing to help veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan? That's the focus of this episode... 27:47 Read More »
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