In the world of strategy, national security, and military affairs, there are a lot of great podcasts.  The Bridge supports the following purveyors of great audio content:

Covert Contact

Covert Contact covers the key national security, intelligence, and technology stories that are shaping our world.

The Dead Prussian

This podcast aims to explore war and warfare through discussion and analysis of military theory, historical events, contemporary conflicts, and expert interviews.

Foreign Policy's the Editor's Roundtable

Each week, Foreign Policy’s CEO and editor David Rothkopf, and his panel, including regulars Rosa Brooks and Kori Schake, triage the big issues of the day with emergency room-like urgency and some mayhem. Pulling from FP’s impressive roster of contributors, the panel’s collective varies from week to week.

The History of Rome

A weekly podcast tracing the history of the Roman Empire, beginning with Aeneas's arrival in Italy and ending with the exile of Romulus Augustulus, last Emperor of the Western Roman Empire.

The Pen & the Sword

The Military Writers Guild's podcast, providing audio programs for writers committed to the development of the profession of arms through the exchange of ideas in the written medium. 

The Pritzker Military Museum & Library

This podcast provides all available Library programs including events with award-winning authors, interviews with Medal of Honor recipients, and panel discussions on military issues. 


A weekly podcast series examining great political revolutions. From the American Revolution to today.

War Stories

War Stories is a narrative audio series focused on the stories at the heart of conflict. In each season of the show, we focus on a particular component of warfare. Over the course of a season, the arc of that topic's development is traced from inception up to the present day, with each episode focusing on a particular story at a key point in its development.