October 28, 2020
In the 36th episode of Battle Rhythm, Stef and Steve discuss interference in the American election, sexual misconduct in the CAF, and costume ideas for Halloween. This week we have a new segment called ‘ask an expert’ where an expert will answer a question they are frequently asked, this week’s expert’s are Carmen Poulin & Lynne Gouliquer answering: "During the LGBT Purge Campaign in the military, was it worse for the gay women or gay men soldiers?" [19:20] Our feature interview guest is Luke Schleusener, Co-founder of Out in National Security.[36:00] This week’s RnR segment [1:02:15], where we will provide some levity in these trying times with entertainment reviews and suggestions; Steve’s RnR picks for the week are:
- Stéfanie von Hlatky: Co-Director of CDSN-RCDS & Associate Professor of political studies at Queen’s University and Director of the Queen’s Centre for International and Defence Policy (CIDP). Her research focuses on NATO, armed forces, military interventions, and defence policy.
- Stephen M. Saideman: Director of the CDSN-RCDS and Paterson Chair in International Affairs at Carleton University. His research focuses on NATO, civil-military relations, and international security