Nickie Renee | No Control

(This episode contains explicit language or subject matter)

On episode 44 of Longest War: The Post-9/11 Veterans Podcast, we talk with US Air Force veteran Nickie Renee about reasons for joining the military, alpha males, underwhelming expectations of leadership, military sexual trauma (MST), and the ongoing struggle to keep it together.


This episode was recorded September 19, 2017. Host: Lauren DeRicci, with Nick Grimes. Guest: Nickie Renee. Executive Producer: Kevin Farkas. Audiography: Kevin Farkas, Jonathan Stile. Music (available on Ron Gelinas Chillout Lounge (“LANDR-Reflection”), Shane Ivers (“Rendezvous”), Pipe Choir Records (“Remembering Past Everything”). Other sounds (available on Youtube): Department of Defense (“Off-Base Activities: Killjoy Was Here!,” 1956 US Air Force Animated Training Film Cartoon). ©Longest War: The Post-9/11 Veterans Podcast. Veterans Breakfast Club. All rights reserved.