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The John Batchelor Show, using all of John's sources, his vast knowledge of history, his unique take on current events, and his fascinating take on world affairs has allowed him to build a legion of fans.

The John Batchelor Show, using all of John's sources, his vast knowledge of history, his unique take on current events, and his fascinating take on world affairs has allowed him to build a legion of fans.
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New York, NY

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The John Batchelor Show, using all of John's sources, his vast knowledge of history, his unique take on current events, and his fascinating take on world affairs has allowed him to build a legion of fans.

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English


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"Indiana" Hoenlein and the lost Hitler artifacts cultists defeated. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres @ThadMcCotter

12/9/2019
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Photo: nglish: Sergeant R S Baker of the Army Film & Photographic Unit (AFPU) looks at one of the giant chandeliers in the ruins of Hitler's Reich Chancellery in Berlin, 3 July 1945. Sergeant R S Baker of the Army Film & Photographic Unit (AFPU) looks at one of the giant chandeliers in the ruins of Hitler's Reich Chancellery. Date | between 1939 and 1945 Source | http://media.iwm.org.uk/iwm/mediaLib//48/media-48272/large.jpg | This is photograph BU 8567...

Duration:00:07:13

Peaceful Hong Kongers march for democracy in the hundreds of thousands. @Michael_Yon

12/9/2019
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Image: Hong Kong demos; from a Michael Yon vid. Michael Yon, Hong Kong reporter, continues to cover in hair-raising detail the ongoing Hog Kong demonstrations. Hotel prices are reduced by one-third; hoteliers are having “mandatory vacations” for staff. A very large, peaceful demo to support the protests against Beijing and the derogation of promises made twenty years ago. Lots of US flags out there, and gratitude for the Hong Kong Democracy Act in Congress. In the streets, energy high and...

Duration:00:09:44

Israeli's third election in March; Iran's revolution now. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres @ThadMcCotter

12/9/2019
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Photo: David's tomb, Jerusalem (LOC)Bain News Service,, publisher. David's tomb, Jerusalem [between ca. 1915 and ca. 1920] 1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller. Notes: Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Subjects: Jerusalem Format: Glass negatives. Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication. Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs...

Duration:00:14:49

The ideologue Moon Jae-in will sell South Korea to China. @GordonGChang

12/9/2019
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Image: Chinese-Korean relations. The Manchu ambassador Akdun was greeted by the Korean king near the Yeongeunmun Gate (迎恩門 lit. “gate of receiving imperial favor”), which was located outside the walls of Hanseong. After staying a hotel named Hongjewon (弘濟院), the envoys of the Manchu Qing Empire reached Mohwagwan (慕華館 lit. “building of longing for China”), where they received a reception from the king, and then entered the capital. Gordon Chang, Daily Beast agrees that the story in East Asia...

Duration:00:12:09

Horowitz excoriates the FBI's FISA abuse. @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund @ThadMcCotter

12/9/2019
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Photo: The East Front in 1956, before the Extension Project United States Federal Government - http://www.aoc.gov/cc/capitol/capitol_construction.cfm Previously uploaded 11:05, 14 July 2006 UTC (log (https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Special:Log&page=File:USCapitol1956.jpg) ) by Stilltim (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Stilltim) (talk (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User_talk:Stilltim) • contribs (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Special:Contributions/Stilltim) ) to en:Wikipedia....

Duration:00:08:13

Impeachment absent a crime. @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund @ThadMcCotter

12/9/2019
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Photo: [ Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress ] Union soldiers stand at attention in front of the Capitol, where they drilled, ate and camped at the start of the war. Workers constructed 20 ovens in the Capitol basement to bake bread for the thousands of troops in the city. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Impeachment absent a crime. @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund @ThadMcCotter

Duration:00:11:15

1/2 Nineteen years of deception on Afghanistan by serial US Administrations.

12/9/2019
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Image: Taliban murder Zarmeena in the Kabul stadium in November 1999. Screen-grab from a terrifying, brilliant RAWA video. Filmed with a hidden camera by members of the Revolutionary Association of the Women of Afghanistan and was aired by almost all major TV channels around the world. The photo is taken from the video film so higher resolution does not exist. This frame was taken at the exact moment the lethal shot was fired, as can be seen by the grey-brown plume to the right of the woman...

Duration:00:13:58

2/2 Nineteen years of deception on Afghanistan by serial US Administrations.

12/9/2019
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Image: Snow-covered Hindu Kush (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hindu_Kush) mountains in Afghanistan. Public domain. Tom Joscelyn, Senior Fellow, Foundation for Defense of Democracies; & Senior Editor for FDD's Long War Journal; and Bill Roggio, Long War Journal and FDD; both provide details on the current situation in Afghanistan. Washington Post: “The Afghanistan Papers,” and “At War with the Truth” article. However, Bill Roggio and Tom Johnson have scrupulously followed the conflict from...

Duration:00:07:44

Project Azorian: 1 of 4: The CIA and the Raising of the K-129 Audible Audiobook – Unabridged James Lurie (Narrator), Norman Polmar (Author), Michael White (Author), & 1 more

12/9/2019
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Photo: Photo of Howard Hughes in 1938. Acme Newspictures - eBay (http://www.ebay.com/itm/1938-Original-Photo-HOWARD-HUGHES-The-Famed-AVIATOR-Portrait-/281532425322?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item418ca3e46a) front (http://hyeeauctions.com/A19/TRANSPORTATION/1/119.jpg) back (http://hyeeauctions.com/A19/TRANSPORTATION/1/119a.jpg) Permission details Pre-1978 no markView more (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Howard_Hughes#) Public Domain...

Duration:00:13:18

Project Azorian: 2 of 4: The CIA and the Raising of the K-129 Audible Audiobook – Unabridged James Lurie (Narrator), Norman Polmar (Author), Michael White (Author), & 1 more

12/9/2019
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Photo: Hughes in April 1912 SDASM Archives (https://www.flickr.com/people/49487266@N07) - Hughes, Howard (https://www.flickr.com/photos/sdasmarchives/4729132038/) Uploaded by czar (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Czar) Catalog #: BIOH00422 Last Name: Hughes First Name: Howard Notes: Repository: San Diego Air and Space Museum Archive (http://www.sandiegoairandspace.org/library/stillimages.html) Public Domain...

Duration:00:07:56

Project Azorian: 3 of 4: The CIA and the Raising of the K-129 Audible Audiobook – Unabridged James Lurie (Narrator), Norman Polmar (Author), Michael White (Author), & 1 more

12/9/2019
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Photo: Hughes on the cover of TIME Magazine (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/TIME_Magazine) , July 1948 (with the Hughes H-4 Hercules (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hughes_H-4_Hercules) on the background) Time Inc., illustration by Ernest Hamlin Baker. Time failed to renew the copyrights of many early issues; see wikisource:Time (magazine) (https://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Time_(magazine)) . - Time magazine archive (http://content.time.com/time/covers/0,16641,19480719,00.html) Time magazine,...

Duration:00:10:47

Project Azorian: 4 of 4: The CIA and the Raising of the K-129 Audible Audiobook – Unabridged James Lurie (Narrator), Norman Polmar (Author), Michael White (Author), & 1 more

12/9/2019
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Photo: The Hughes H-4 Hercules (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hughes_H-4_Hercules) with Hughes at the controls image (http://www.alaska.faa.gov/fai/images/Aircraft/H-4%20HERCULES.jpg) http://www.alaska.faa.gov/fai/afss/AcftPhoto-List.htmhttps://www.flickr.com/photos/49487266@N07/7881222436 H-4 Hercules "Spruce Goose" Permission details This image or file is a work of a Federal Aviation Administration (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Federal_Aviation_Administration) employee, taken or made as...

Duration:00:14:17

U.S.S. Utah (BB-31) at Pearl Harbor. Ken W. Sayers.

12/8/2019
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(Photo: Utah being painted as her 1941 overhaul nears completion. USN - Official U.S. Navy photo NH-71234 (http://www.history.navy.mil/our-collections/photography/us-navy-ships/battleships/utah-bb-31/NH-71234.html) from the U.S. Navy Naval History and Heritage Command (http://www.history.navy.mil/) The U.S. Navy training ship USS Utah (AG-16) at the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, Bremerton, Washington (USA), 18 August 1941. She has been rearmed and partially repainted into Measure 1 camouflage....

Duration:00:10:55

1/2 Nomonhan, 1939: The Red Army's Victory that Shaped World War II, by Stuart D. Goldman

12/8/2019
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Image: Nomonhan, by Stuart D Goldman Nomonhan, 1939: The Red Army's Victory that Shaped World War II, by Stuart D. Goldman (https://www.amazon.com/Stuart-D-Goldman/e/B006IM7TLW/ref=dp_byline_cont_all_1) ; with John FitzGibbon (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_all_2?ie=UTF8&search-alias=&field-keywords=John+FitzGibbon) as narrator. Audible Studios (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_all_3?ie=UTF8&search-alias=&field-keywords=Audible+Studios) (Publisher). Audible Audiobook –...

Duration:00:11:51

2/2 Nomonhan, 1939: The Red Army's Victory that Shaped World War II, by Stuart D. Goldman

12/8/2019
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Image: May 11, 1939, a small Mongolian cavalry unit was driven out as it searched for grazing lands for its horses. Enraged, it returned days later to reclaim the territory. Nomonhan, 1939: The Red Army's Victory that Shaped World War II, by Stuart D. Goldman (https://www.amazon.com/Stuart-D-Goldman/e/B006IM7TLW/ref=dp_byline_cont_all_1) ; with John FitzGibbon (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_all_2?ie=UTF8&search-alias=&field-keywords=John+FitzGibbon) as narrator. Audible Studios...

Duration:00:10:02

1/4 Countdown to Pearl Harbor: The Twelve Days to the Attack, by Steve Twomey

12/8/2019
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Image: Colored lithograph (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lithograph) of Washington Navy Yard, circa 1862. Countdown to Pearl Harbor: The Twelve Days to the Attack, by Steve Twomey (https://www.amazon.com/Steve-Twomey/e/B01M9JM75R/ref=dp_byline_cont_all_1) ; with Holter Graham (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_all_2?ie=UTF8&search-alias=&field-keywords=Holter+Graham) as narrator. Simon & Schuster Audio...

Duration:00:11:16

2/4 Countdown to Pearl Harbor: The Twelve Days to the Attack, by Steve Twomey

12/8/2019
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Image: In Vladivostok, the Cruiser Varyag in Golden Horn Bay. In late July 1937, the Asiatic Fleet's commander-in-chief, Admiral Harry E. Yarnell, took his flagship, the heavy cruiser Augusta (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Augusta_(CA-31)) , to the Soviet Union's main naval base in the Pacific, Vladivostok, along with four of the fleet's destroyers. The visit, urged by the Soviet government, was an attempt to display solidarity between the Soviet Union and the United States in the face...

Duration:00:08:50

3/4 Countdown to Pearl Harbor: The Twelve Days to the Attack, by Steve Twomey

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Image: Photograph taken from a Japanese plane during the torpedo attack on ships moored on both sides of Ford Island shortly after the beginning of the Pearl Harbor attack. View looks about east, with the supply depot, submarine base and fuel tank farm in the right center distance. A torpedo has just hit USS West Virginia on the far side of Ford Island (center). Other battleships moored nearby are (from left): Nevada, Arizona, Tennessee (inboard of West Virginia), Oklahoma (torpedoed and...

Duration:00:14:27

4/4 Countdown to Pearl Harbor: The Twelve Days to the Attack, by Steve Twomey

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Image: USS Bremerton (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Bremerton_(SSN-698)) , USS Louisville (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Louisville_(SSN-724)) and USS Cheyenne (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Cheyenne_(SSN-773)) at the submarine base, in April 2018 Countdown to Pearl Harbor: The Twelve Days to the Attack, by Steve Twomey (https://www.amazon.com/Steve-Twomey/e/B01M9JM75R/ref=dp_byline_cont_all_1) ; with Holter Graham...

Duration:00:07:26

1/4 Japan 1941: Countdown to Infamy, by Eri Hotta |

12/8/2019
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Image: Emperor Hirohito. Public domain Japan 1941: Countdown to Infamy, by Eri Hotta (https://www.amazon.com/Eri-Hotta/e/B001KD4YNA/ref=dp_byline_cont_all_1) ; with Laural Merlington (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_all_2?ie=UTF8&search-alias=&field-keywords=Laural+Merlington) as narrator. Tantor Audio (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_all_3?ie=UTF8&search-alias=&field-keywords=Tantor+Audio) is publisher....

Duration:00:12:49