The March 8, 2014, episode of American Heroes Radio features a conversation with Dean Warren, Navy Veteran and retired Director of Strategic Planning for the Lockheed Martin Electronics and Missiles.
Program Date: March 8, 2014
Program Time: 1500 hours, PACIFIC
Topic: The Atomic Bomb and Its Deadly Shadow
Listen Live: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/lawenforcement/2014/03/08/the-atomic-bomb-and-its-deadly-shadow
About the Guest
Pharmacist Mate Third Class Dean Warren, entered the United States Navy at the end of World War II. He volunteered to be trained as a radiological technician and sailed to Bikini Atoll for the atomic tests. “As a young veteran of the Bikini Atom bomb tests, Dean Warren attended UCLA, The London School of Economics, and Harvard. While in London, he and two other graduate students drove from there to New Delhi, India. Later, he sold Lockheed aircraft in Southwest Asia and was promoted to Director of Marketing for Lockheed International. The State Department then lured him to run Program Planning for the Agency of International Development. He finished his working career as Director of Strategic Planning for the Lockheed Martin Electronics and Missiles Group in Orlando, Florida. In that role he helped bring his Group into the forefront of the precision guidance revolution. His experiences and writing skills have led him in retirement to publish illustrated memoirs of his nuclear and car trip adventures, as well as seven science fiction, speculative novels.” Dean Warren is the author of The Bomb And Its Deadly Shadow: A Memoir; Imaginings: Selected Stories; the three volume work The Pacification of Earth which includes American Revolt, The Crescent Strikes and Imperial Power; From London to New Delhi by Car in 1951; Growing Young; The Last Underclass; and, Man over Mind.
About the Watering Hole
The Watering Hole is police slang for a location cops go off-duty to blow off steam and talk about work and life. Sometimes funny; sometimes serious; but, always interesting.
About the Host
Lieutenant Raymond E. Foster was a sworn member of the Los Angeles Police Department for 24 years. He retired in 2003 at the rank of Lieutenant. He holds a bachelor’s from the Union Institute and University in Criminal Justice Management and a Master’s Degree in Public Financial Management from California State University, Fullerton; and, has completed his doctoral course work. Raymond E. Foster has been a part-time lecturer at California State University, Fullerton and Fresno; and is currently a Criminal Justice Department chair, faculty advisor and lecturer with the Union Institute and University. He has experience teaching upper division courses in law enforcement, public policy, law enforcement technology and leadership. Raymond is an experienced author who has published numerous articles in a wide range of venues including magazines such as Government Technology, Mobile Government, Airborne Law Enforcement Magazine, and Police One. He has appeared on the History Channel and radio programs in the United States and Europe as subject matter expert in technological applications in law enforcement.
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Program Contact Information
Lieutenant Raymond E. Foster, LAPD (ret.), MPA
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