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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

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

15: Iran's Majlis undisguisedly in the hands of the military. @AlirezaNader @FDD Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

6/5/2020
Photo:Teymourtash arriving in Moscow in 1926 for diplomatic negotiations View author information (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Teymourtash_on_arrival_in_Moscow_in_1926_for_diplomatic_discussions.jpg) CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/) File:Teymourtash on arrival in Moscow in 1926 for diplomatic discussions.jpg Uploaded: 2007-01-10 03:53:45 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Iran's Majlis...

Duration:00:10:25

15: The Neo-Ottomans of Turkey fence with the Revanchists of Russia: 100 years later. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

6/4/2020
Photo: 'Son Excellence le Maréchal Ibrahim Pacha, gouverneur de la Tripolitaine au moment de la déclaration de la guerre entre la Turquie et l'Italie.' Unknown author - En Tripolitaine. Voyage à Ghadamès, Edmond Bernet Public Domain (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Mar%C3%A9chal_Ibrahim-Pacha.png) File:Maréchal Ibrahim-Pacha.png Created: 1 January 1912 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Neo-Ottomans of Turkey fence...

Duration:00:11:25

14: How Richard Nixon managed social disorder in 1968. @ConradMBlack

6/4/2020
Image: Chicago riots, 1968 Screen grab. "Following the riots, Chicago experienced a food shortage, and the city's needs were barely met by volunteers bringing food to the area. Results of the riots include the increase in pace of the area's ongoing deindustrialization (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deindustrialization) and public and private disinvestment. Bulldozers moved in to clean up after the rioters, leaving behind vacant lots, many of which remain today." Conrad Black, publisher &...

Duration:00:11:37

13: Canada’s Greens celebrate, “Oil is dead!” Mary Anastasia O’Grady: @MaryAnastasiaOG

6/4/2020
Image: Syncrude's Mildred Lake mine site and plant near Fort McMurray, Alberta. Public domain. Canada’s Greens celebrate, “Oil is dead!” Mary Anastasia O’Grady: @MaryAnastasiaOG Mary Anastasia O’Grady, WSJ and Americas column; in re: Canada’s Greens. Elizabeth May, celebrate, “Oil is dead!” and those losing their incomes need to be compensated. Logic: oil prices went briefly below zero; spat between Saudis and Russians; the O&G bz, esp in Alberta, is on its knees. What does the rest of...

Duration:00:11:56

11: China’s aggression means to replace Trump with Biden. Victor Davis Hanson: @VDHanson

6/4/2020
Image: Constant Beijing expansionism: PLA marching into Lhasa in October 1951 Victor Davis Hanson, Hoover, in re: Disorder across America, and foes: Russia and its subset Iran, and China. Xi Jinping has launched against all his foes – India, the US, and presumably against Uyghurs. Does China think it can knock out out the US? Dunno; but they may have concluded that for their regime to survive thy have no choice but to try. Reminiscent of Hitler in 1939. “Do you really want to die for Taiwan,...

Duration:00:07:51

10: The mysterious Mr Biden: his weakness is his strength. Victor Davis Hanson: @VDHanson

6/4/2020
Image: A storm cellar on the Texas (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Texas) plains. Public domain. Victor Davis Hanson, Hoover and NRO, in re: The puzzle of Joe Biden. His weaknesses are the strength of the campaign: unlike any other candidate we've had, in that he seems to lack interest in leaving his basement; and he speaks of his age and apparent debilities. “I can get you across the finish line.” The MeToo Movement; his son Hunter’s involvement with Ukraine and PRC; and Biden’s connection...

Duration:00:12:03

6: 5/8 The Dead and Those About to Die: D-Day: The Big Red One at Omaha Beach, John C. McManus.

6/4/2020
Image: An LCVP (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LCVP_(United_States)) (Landing Craft, Vehicle, Personnel) from the U.S. Coast Guard (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Coast_Guard) -manned USS Samuel Chase (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Samuel_Chase_(AP-56)) disembarks troops of Company E, 16th Infantry (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/16th_Infantry_Regiment_(United_States)) , 1st Infantry Division (the Big Red One)...

Duration:00:10:32

7: 6/8 The Dead and Those About to Die: D-Day: The Big Red One at Omaha Beach, John C. McManus.

6/4/2020
Image: Meeting of the Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Force (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Supreme_Headquarters_Allied_Expeditionary_Force) (SHAEF), 1 February 1944. Front row: Air Chief Marshal (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Air_chief_marshal) Arthur Tedder (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arthur_Tedder,_1st_Baron_Tedder) ; General (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/General_(United_States)) Dwight D. Eisenhower (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dwight_D._Eisenhower) ; General...

Duration:00:09:53

8: 7/8 The Dead and Those About to Die: D-Day: The Big Red One at Omaha Beach, John C. McManus.

6/4/2020
Image: Surface weather analysis (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Surface_weather_analysis) map showing weather fronts (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Weather_front) on 5 June The Dead and Those About to Die: D-Day: The Big Red One at Omaha Beach, John C. McManus (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_1?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=John+C.+McManus) . Don Hagen (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_2?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=Don+Hagen)...

Duration:00:12:03

9: 8/8 The Dead and Those About to Die: D-Day: The Big Red One at Omaha Beach, John C. McManus.

6/4/2020
Image: Large landing craft convoy (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Convoy) crosses the English Channel (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/English_Channel) on 6 June 1944 The Dead and Those About to Die: D-Day: The Big Red One at Omaha Beach, John C. McManus (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_1?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=John+C.+McManus) . Don Hagen (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_2?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=Don+Hagen)...

Duration:00:10:04

5: Voter fraud in Seoul & What is to be done? Tara O, East Asia Reasearch Center

6/4/2020
Photo: Photograph of East Gate of palace grounds in Seoul, Korea Date | published 1919 Source | Encyclopedia Americana, 1919, v. 16, between pp. 524 and 525 Author | Unknown author http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Voter fraud in Seoul & What is to be done? Tara O, East Asia Reasearch Center, @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast ( https://eastasiaresearch.org/ )

Duration:00:10:31

5: "You make me real money when you have real disruptions in the market. Chaos, total chaos. The biggest fortunes in history were made like that." Ziad Abdelnour @blackhawkinc

6/4/2020
Photo: Cartoon, "Elisha Roosevelt sicketh the bears upon the bad boys of Wall Street." President Theodore Roosevelt (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Theodore_Roosevelt) is depicted commanding two large bears labeled "Interstate Commerce Commission" and "Federal Courts" upon Wall Street. The caption is based on a passage from II Kings 2:23-24. Date | 8 May 1907 Source | Puck Magazine (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Puck_(magazine)) , May 8 1907 centerfold....

Duration:00:11:12

4: SecDef Mark Esper rejects the Insurrection Act of 1807 @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter

6/4/2020
Image:Main Navy Building (foreground) and the Munitions Building were temporary structures built during World War I on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. The buildings remained in use for several decades, and the Secretary of War was headquartered in the Munitions Building from 1936 until the Pentagon opened in 1943. United States Navy - http://www.history.navy.mil/photos/pl-usa/pl-dc/nav-fac/mn-mun-c.htm Public Domain...

Duration:00:06:02

3: Rosenstein did not read the FISA warrant he signed in 2017. @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter

6/4/2020
Image: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Narendra_Modi) gives a replica of Mahatma Gandhi (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mahatma_Gandhi) 's three wise monkeys — See No Evil, Hear No Evil, Speak No Evil— to the U.S. President Donald Trump (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Donald_Trump) Andrew C McCarthy, Ball of Collusion, and Thaddeus McCarthy, American Greatness, in re: Rod Rosenstein signs the fourth FISA warrant extension. “I didn't read it.” Yet each...

Duration:00:14:00

2: Congress waives lawmaking, entrusts it to administrators. Adam White @adamjwhitedc

6/4/2020
Image: The House Financial Services committee (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/House_Financial_Services_committee) meets. Committee members sit in the tiers of raised chairs, while those testifying and audience members sit below. Adam White, AEI, and George Mason Center for the Study of the Administrative State; in re: The Administrative State; also, a government whose engine is in the administrative agencies rather than in Congress. Congress has ceded that.

Duration:00:09:39

172: Commercial space launches US manned Earth orbit. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

6/4/2020
Photo: Amazing Stories, Volume 3 Number 5, August 1928. Cover illustration by Frank R. Paul. From the contents page: Our Cover this month depicts a scene from the first installment in this issue of the story entitled THE SKYLARK OF SPACE by Edward Elmer Smith and Lee Hawkins Garby, in which the scientist, who has discovered a chemical substance for the liberation of intra-atomic energy, is making his initial tests, preparatory to his interplanetary flight by means of this liberated energy,...

Duration:00:12:54