Jocko Unravelling

Jocko Unravelling

By Jocko Willink and Darryl Cooper

News, History, Impactful events and Lessons.

Episodes

The Unravelling 13: A People Drowning

 Jocko and Darryl discuss the implications of a recent CDC report detailing a dramatic increase in substance abuse and mental health problems. 
09/11/201h 0m

The Unravelling 7: The Sword of Destruction

Three years onto the Iraq War, the country is in flames and American support for the war is waning.  Jocko leads Task Unit Bruiser into Ramadi, the capital of the al Qaeda caliphate, as a part of an effort to engage with local leaders and prove that a counter-insurgency strategy can turn things around
12/10/201h 22m

The Unravelling 6: Trying to Win

With many political and military leaders pronouncing the Iraq War a failure, Jocko prepares to lead his SEAL Task Unit into a battle that will change the course of the conflict.
12/10/2059m 18s

The Unravelling 5: "Do You Guys Have Run-Flats?"

Jocko completes his first tour and heads back to the US as Iraq begins to come apart at the sectarian seams.
12/10/201h 5m

The Unravelling 4: War Party

After the fall of Saddam’s regime, US forces struggle to provide security as an insurgency takes shape. Jocko’s first tour is action-packed, but ends as Iraq spirals out of control.
12/10/201h 28m

The Unravelling 3: A Festering Sore

The traumatic experience of Vietnam shapes the US approach to the Gulf War. The easy victory in Kuwait shapes expectations of the Global War on Terror.
12/10/201h 9m

The Unravelling 2: Saddam at War

The Cold War and the Islamic revolutions of 1979 raises false hope among US policymakers for Saddam Hussein, whose blood-soaked reign would begin and end in war.
12/10/2059m 11s

The Unravelling 1: Defining The Enemy

Jocko and Darryl Cooper discuss the "beginnings" of the war on terror.
12/10/2059m 50s

7: The Sword of Destruction

Three years into the Iraq War, the country is in flames and American support for the war is waning.  Jocko leads Task Unit Bruiser into Ramadi, the capital of the al Qaeda caliphate, as part of an effort to engage with local leaders and prove that a counter-insurgency strategy can turn things around.
07/05/201h 22m

6: Trying To Win

With many political and military leaders pronouncing the Iraq War a failure, Jocko prepares to lead his SEAL Task Unit into a battle that will change the course of the conflict.
30/04/2058m 23s

5: "Do You Guys Have Run Flats?"

Jocko completes his first tour and heads back to the US as Iraq begins to come apart at the sectarian seams.
23/04/201h 5m

4: War Party

After the fall of Saddam’s regime, US forces struggle to provide security as an insurgency takes shape. Jocko’s first tour is action-packed, but ends as Iraq spirals out of control.
10/04/201h 28m

3: Fighting The Last War

The traumatic experience of Vietnam shapes the US approach to the Gulf War. The easy victory in Kuwait shapes expectations of the Global War on Terror.
10/04/201h 9m

2: Saddam at War

The Cold War and the Islamic revolutions of 1979 raises false hope among US policymakers for Saddam Hussein, whose blood-soaked reign would begin and end in war.
10/04/2059m 16s

1: Defining The Enemy

Jocko and Darryl discuss the origins of ISIS, and the bloody thread connecting the group to Al Qaeda in Iraq and the Ba’athist regime of Saddam Hussein.
10/04/2055m 6s
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