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The John Batchelor Show

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The John Batchelor Show is a breaking-news program that focusses on global politics, economics, war-fighting, hard sciences, space exploration, literature and whimsy. Four hours a night, seven days a week; most rigorous news analysis in the New World; followed daily in 192 countries.

The John Batchelor Show is a breaking-news program that focusses on global politics, economics, war-fighting, hard sciences, space exploration, literature and whimsy. Four hours a night, seven days a week; most rigorous news analysis in the New World; followed daily in 192 countries.

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New York, NY

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The John Batchelor Show is a breaking-news program that focusses on global politics, economics, war-fighting, hard sciences, space exploration, literature and whimsy. Four hours a night, seven days a week; most rigorous news analysis in the New World; followed daily in 192 countries.

Language:

English


Episodes

32: #NewAmericanCivilWar: Election Day begins the loss of the Republic again in the 21st Century A.D.. Michael Vlahos, @JHUWorldCrisis

6/6/2020
Photo: The Triumph of Titus, by Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lawrence_Alma-Tadema) (1885), depicting the Flavian family during the triumphal procession of 71. Vespasian (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vespasian) proceeds at the head of the family, dressed as pontifex maximus (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pontifex_maximus) , followed by Domitian with Domitia Longina (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Domitia_Longina) , and finally Titus...

Duration:00:08:41

32: #NewAmericanCivilWar: Two farmers in Emperor Domitian's Londinium reflecting upon the loss of the Republic in the First Century AD. Michael Vlahos, @JHUWorldCrisis

6/6/2020
Photo: The Conspiracy of Gaius Julius Civilis (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Conspiracy_of_Gaius_Julius_Civilis) (detail), by Rembrandt (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rembrandt) (1661). During the Batavian rebellion (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Batavian_rebellion) , Domitian eagerly sought the opportunity to attain military glory, but was denied command of a legion by superior officers. Rembrandt (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/en:Rembrandt) - Color adjusted version of Image:Rembrandt...

Duration:00:13:11

31: #TheScalaReport: How fast, uniform and widespread for the jobs recovery after the surprising +2.5 million jobs gained through mid-May? Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com #ScalaAPS @STRATACACHE

6/5/2020
Photo: Texas, 1940 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow #TheScalaReport (https://twitter.com/search?q=%23TheScalaReport) : How fast, uniform and widespread for the jobs recovery after the surprising +2.5 million jobs gained through mid-May? Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com (https://t.co/mxdzcX7gXy) #ScalaAPS (https://twitter.com/search?q=%23ScalaAPS) @STRATACACHE (https://twitter.com/STRATACACHE/)...

Duration:00:11:36

30: The lockdowns created millions of unhappy, unemployed, restless people. Jeff Bliss: @JCBliss ; Jim McTague: @Mctaguej

6/5/2020
Image: Young and restless, last millennium: Black-and-white portrait of James Dean wearing a bomber jacket and Lee jeans Jeff Bliss, Pacific Watch, & Jim McTague, Barron’s Washington and author; in re: BLS messed up: had trouble reaching people, and miscounted some who were fired as still working, No reason to be optimistic at this point. LA no longer under curfew; Mayor Garcetti confident? Actual organized and coordinated gangs coming in from out of state; even a car dealership where they...

Duration:00:11:20

29: Rod Rosenstein has a lot to answer for. @DevinNunes

6/5/2020
Image: The "suicide letter", mailed anonymously to King by the FBI. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Federal_Bureau_of_Investigation Devin Nunes, CA-22, in re: Rod Rosenstein has a lot to answer for.

Duration:00:09:20

28: The lockdown disorders suit the Democrats; and what is to be done? @DevinNunes

6/5/2020
Image: In 1992, Marine disembark in Compton from their Humvees in order to provide support for local police through L.A. county. Fair use. Devin Nunes, CA-22, in re: We recorded one of the top economists in the world, who thought it’d be a positive jobs number today but didn’t get it as spectacular as it is. The lockdown disorders suit the Democrats; and what is to be done?

Duration:00:11:10

27: #SmallBusinessAmerica: Restaurateurs, hoteliers and swimming pool firms adapt quickly. @genemarks

6/5/2020
Image: A rolled up Thermal Bubble pool cover, used to reduce water loss from evaporation and heat loss from the pool. Public domain. Gene Marks, Guardian UK and US; Philadelphia Inquirer; The Business of Small Business; in re: Seventeen year-old turned down $8 million to buy his creativity. He wrote a website to track all corona virus data globally. Gets millions of hits daily; just turned down $8 million because he wrote the site to do good; why would he sell it? Avi Schiffman Ncov2019.live...

Duration:00:09:48

26: #SmallBusinessAmerica: Jobs surprise is the happy reopening. @genemarks

6/5/2020
Image: Single-family detached house in Essex, Connecticut, USA. Public domain. Gene Marks, Guardian UK and US; Philadelphia Inquirer; The Business of Small Business; in re: New York City has been shut for 82 days; others currently in disorder; but both the US and Canada see an upturn in jobs. Now that Congress has extended the terms of forgiveness, more business owners can take a breather and plan to reopen, Dental offices are among the biggest re-employers. Also, hair salons. Another...

Duration:00:13:07

25: Krugman apologizes to Bureau Labor Statistics 2400 honest professionals. Francis Rose: @FRoseDC

6/5/2020
Image: Bureau of Labor Statistics Francis Rose, Government Matters program, WJLA in Washington and podcast; in re: Paul Krugman was shocked at today’s phenomenal job numbers, tweeted that the BLS [Bureau of Labor Statistics] may have been corrupted by the present Administration. BLS, operated by civil servants not appointed by any particular Administration, was not happy; Krugman had to apologize. The BLS collects data, curates and distributes it. It’s a straight arrow. It’d be foolhardy for...

Duration:00:10:23

24: The 2020 disorder is product of five decades of trillions in failed progressive urban policy. @DanHenninger

6/5/2020
Image: The August 1964 signing of the Poverty Bill. Daniel Henninger, WSJ editorial board, and Wonder Land column; in re: cf. 1968, curfews, breaking glass. Dreadful year: The Rev Martin Luther King, Jr., was assassinated; riots and burning across the United States. Only three years before had been the 1965 Great Society legislation. Tens of trillions of dollars have been spent on the liberal model in all branches of government; but Bushwick, Bed-Stuy, Watts, East St Louis, others—no better...

Duration:00:10:48

23: 4/8 Normandy '44: D-Day and the Epic 77-Day Battle for France, by James Holland

6/5/2020
Image: Beach obstacles at Pas de Calais (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pas_de_Calais) , 18 April 1944; from Deutsches Budesarkiv (see below) Normandy '44: D-Day and the Epic 77-Day Battle for France, by James Holland (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_1?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=James+Holland) John Sackville (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_2?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=John+Sackville) (Narrator), Audible Studios...

Duration:00:09:29

22: 3/8 Normandy '44: D-Day and the Epic 77-Day Battle for France, by James Holland

6/5/2020
Image: Caption 1: "The infantry, the humble foot soldiers, now about to fulfil their classical role." Caption 2: "Commando troops coming ashore from LCIs (Landing Craft Infantry)." The photograph shows commandos of the 50th (Northumbrian) Infantry Division (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/50th_(Northumbrian)_Infantry_Division) of the British Army (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/British_Army) coming ashore from Landing Craft Infantry (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Landing_Craft_Infantry) at Gold...

Duration:00:12:41

21: 2/8 Normandy '44: D-Day and the Epic 77-Day Battle for France, by James Holland

6/5/2020
Image: General Montgomery passes German POWs while being driven along a road in a jeep, shortly after arriving in Normandy, 8 June 1944. Normandy '44: D-Day and the Epic 77-Day Battle for France, by James Holland (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_1?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=James+Holland) John Sackville (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_2?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=John+Sackville) (Narrator), Audible Studios...

Duration:00:08:19

20: 1/8 Normandy '44: D-Day and the Epic 77-Day Battle for France, by James Holland

6/5/2020
Image: Normandy '44: D-Day and the Epic 77-Day Battle for France, by James Holland (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_1?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=James+Holland) John Sackville (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_2?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=John+Sackville) (Narrator), Audible Studios (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_3?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=Audible+Studios) (Publisher) Audible Audiobook –...

Duration:00:11:38

19: How the US Navy used major warships to romance Communist Vietnam into the regional pushback against the PRC. Captain Christopher Sharman, USN. @HooverInst

6/5/2020
Photo:The scene shows the arrival at the “Porte de Chine” of the military commander of Guangxi, Marshal Su Yuan Chuan (蘇元春)[Su Yuanchun] and his official entourage on 16 July 1900. The procession of sedan chairs, guarded by soldiers, had just passed through the outer gatehouse into French Indo-China (Vietnam). Marshal Su had been invited as a guest to celebrate the inaugural train of the railway connecting Hanoi with Dang Dong (同登 Tongdeng ), close to the Nam-Quan (南關) frontier post between...

Duration:00:12:39

19: Mistakes, regrets, failures of the Swedish coronavirus model. @HenryIMiller @PacificResearch

6/5/2020
Photo: Panorama over Stockholm in 1868 public domain http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Mistakes, regrets, failures of the Swedish coronavirus model. @HenryIMiller @PacificResearch https://www.livescience.com/results-of-sweden-covid19-response.html

Duration:00:10:32

18: Rod Rosenstein cannot recall & What is to be done? @SebGorka #AmericaFirst

6/5/2020
Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Rod Rosenstein cannot recall & What is to be done? @SebGorka #AmericaFirst

Duration:00:09:29

18: Simultaneously the disorder and the reopening in DC. @SebGorka #AmericaFirst

6/5/2020
Photo: [Construction of the Jefferson Building, Library of Congress, with the Capitol in the background, Washington, D.C.] http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Simultaneously the disorder and the reopening in DC. @SebGorka #AmericaFirst

Duration:00:11:41

17: The Trump peace plan and Israel’s security from the West Bank to the Jordan Valley. Dr. Eran Lerman @ JISS_Israel

6/5/2020
Image: Driving from West Bank to Jordan River. Dr. Eran Lerman, in re: The Trump peace plan and Israel’s security from the West Bank to the Jordan Valley. Col. (res.) Dr. Eran Lerman, vice president of JISS [Jerusalem Institute for Strategy and Security], is an expert on Israel’s foreign relations, and on the Middle East. He was deputy director for foreign policy and international affairs at the National Security Council in the Israeli Prime Minister’s Office, and held senior posts in IDF...

Duration:00:11:06

16: What does it take for the House to join the Senate in United States–Israel Security Assistance Authorization Act of 2020? @RepLeeZeldin @leezeldin

6/5/2020
Image: Autogiro airplane, with Senator Hiram Bingham as a passenger, takes off from the east plaza of the Capitol, July 1931. [Library of Congress LC-USZ62-111347] Representative Lee Zeldin, in re: What does it take for the House to join the Senate in United States–Israel Security Assistance Authorization Act of 2020? Congressman Lee Zeldin has represented New York’s First Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives since 2015. Currently, Congressman Zeldin serves on two...

Duration:00:09:29