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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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Westwood One

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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


Episodes

PRC prestige fails at the Covid-19 fail. 2 of 2: Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs.

2/25/2020
Photo: 1741 person Contributors Du Halde, J.-B. (Jean-Baptiste), 1674-1743, Author Van der Gucht, Gerard, 1696-1776, Engraver New York Public Library http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/ copyright Copyright info Public Domain (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/publicdomain/) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow PRC prestige fails at the Covid-19 fail. 2 of 2: Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs. Global Event: Managing the...

Duration:00:08:18

PRC prestige fails at the Covid-19 fail. Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs.

2/25/2020
Photo: English: "Chinese Money-changers": Various people milling around a money changer's in Hohhot, Inner Mongolia, c. 1840. Date | 1851 Source | Travels in Tartary, Thibet, and China during the Years 1844–5–6 (https://archive.org/details/travelsintartary02huce/page/n11) . Author | Anonymous | This work is in the public domain (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/public_domain) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow PRC prestige fails...

Duration:00:13:40

Iran and China suffer Covid-19 because of bad governance. @JedBabbin @WashingtonTimes

2/25/2020
Photo: Authors: Wright, G. Frederick (George Frederick), 1838-1921 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookauthorWright__G__Frederick__George_Frederick___1838_1921) Subjects: Bible and science (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/booksubjectBible_and_science) Publisher: Oberlin, O. : Bibliotheca Sacra Company (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookpublisherOberlin__O____Bibliotheca_Sacra_Company) Contributing...

Duration:00:09:52

#TheScalaReport: What is the Covid-19 damage to the global tech supply chain & What is to be done? Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com #ScalaAPS @STRATACACHE

2/25/2020
Photo: Русский: Борис Константинович Билинский (https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%91%D0%BE%D1%80%D0%B8%D1%81_%D0%9A%D0%BE%D0%BD%D1%81%D1%82%D0%B0%D0%BD%D1%82%D0%B8%D0%BD%D0%BE%D0%B2%D0%B8%D1%87_%D0%91%D0%B8%D0%BB%D0%B8%D0%BD%D1%81%D0%BA%D0%B8%D0%B9) ...Deutsch: Von Boris Bilinsky (https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boris_Konstantinowitsch_Bilinski) gestaltetes Plakat für den UFA-Film Metropolis (https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Metropolis_(Film)) von Fritz Lang, hier in einer französisch-sprachigen...

Duration:00:12:05

In Iran, two holy cities infected; regime refuses to release statistics. @AhmadObali , @Obali_Duman , #GunazTv

2/25/2020
Image: A carpet from the holy city of Mashhad Ahmad Obali, founder of Gunaz TV in Chicago; broadcasts two hours a day to Iran, is now an enemy of the state; in re: In Azeri Iran, three people passing through to Turkey tested positive; that border then closed. More important, what’s happening in Qom, where it looks as though the deaths could be many more than the regime is letting out. A parliamentary deputy said 50 people have died in Qom, alone. The regime so far has accepted 15 deaths; no...

Duration:00:08:24

Whoever is the focus of a “Stop ___” campaign is the winner. Bill Whalen @Hooverwhalen

2/25/2020
Image: Bill Whalen, Hoover Area 45 podcasts; in re:. “Bernie will lose to Trump; then, between gerrymandering and appointing judges, we’ll live with this catastrophe for the next twenty or thirty years.”—M Bloomberg. This is where the GOP was in 2016, when most of them wanted to stop Trump. Buttigieg said the same things, as did Amy Klobuchar. People who support Sanders will just tune it all out. Whoever is the focus of a “Stop ____” campaign is the winner. Need 15% or above in each of the...

Duration:00:14:57

Bloomberg unable to speak well of the 100,00-plus jobs he’s created. @LizPeek

2/25/2020
Image: Bloomberg with President George W. Bush (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_W._Bush) in 2003 Elizabeth Peek, TheHill and Fox News; in re: The real Mike Bloomberg is pragmatic about solving problems; however, he’s done U-turns on stop/question/and frisk; he used to speak openly about how you can’t raise taxes on the rich in New York City as they’d leave—and they have. He’s also turned tail on labor laws as thy crush businesses and thereby lose jobs. Everyone was shocked by his...

Duration:00:07:38

Covid-19 sell-off in the market @LizPeek

2/25/2020
Image: Scanning electron microscope image of SARS-CoV-2 (yellow) Elizabeth Peek, TheHill and Fox News; in re: Covid-19 sell-off in the market. Democrats tried to claim that the root of the problem is Trump.

Duration:00:13:46

Why not prosecute Andrew McCabe? @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @WJR

2/25/2020
Photo: ate_range Date 1907 create Source The Metropolitan Museum of Art link Link http://www.metmuseum.org/ copyright Copyright info Public Domain Dedication (CC0) (https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Why not prosecute Andrew McCabe? @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @WJR https://www.nationalreview.com/2020/02/why-wasnt-andrew-mccabe-charged/

Duration:00:15:59

Two thousand petitioners attack Bill Barr & What is to be done? @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @WJR

2/25/2020
Photo: A Session of the Painting Jury, c. 1883. This painting was used as the cover art for the 1999 recording of Modest Mussorgsky (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Modest_Mussorgsky) 's Pictures at an Exhibition (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pictures_at_an_Exhibition) , recorded by Philharmonia Orchestra (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Philharmonia_Orchestra) . Henri Gervex (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/en:Henri_Gervex) - aQFrdhyvb8udNw at Google Cultural Institute...

Duration:00:08:13

The Democrats accuse Bernie Sanders of Russian intrigue. @ChristianWhiton, @NationalInterest

2/25/2020
Photo: Русский: Ресторан гостиницы «Савой», 1930-е годы Date | 1930s Source | https://russiainphoto.ru/search/photo/?year_to=1941&year_from=1918&author_ids=524&page=1&index=5 Author | Михаил Григорьевич Прехнер (1911, Варшава — 1941, Таллин) | | This work is in the public domain (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/public_domain) in Russia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Russia) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Democrats accuse...

Duration:00:11:05

Covid-19 in flu season: the search for a universal vaccine. @HenryIMiller @PacificResearch

2/25/2020
Photo: Kitchen of the No. 4 Field Hospital at Frere (20 km north of Estcourt, KwaZulu-Natal (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Estcourt,_KwaZulu-Natal) ) during the Second Boer War (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Second_Boer_War) . Photograph by Frederick Treves (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sir_Frederick_Treves,_1st_Baronet) from his book The Tale of a Field Hospital (1900). Description under the photograph reads:THE KITCHEN OF THE FIELD HOSPITAL.The cross-shaped ditch cut in the ground takes...

Duration:00:10:38

"Indiana" Hoenlein and the Lost Egyptian anchor. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres @ThadMcCotter

2/24/2020
Photo: Replica of a ship that may have been similar to the sort whose ancient stone anchor has just been found. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow "Indiana" Hoenlein and the Lost Egyptian anchor. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres .. .. .. *Permissions: ספינת הרפליקה של הספינה העתיקה במעגן מיכאל בהפלגה ראשונה במפרץ חיפה . Date | 28 December 2016, 12:16:35 Source | אלכס יפרמוב חיפה Author | אלכס יפרמוב חיפה Permission (Reusing this...

Duration:00:09:50

The attack tunnels of Lebanon. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres@ThadMcCotter

2/24/2020
Photo: Smuggling tunnel in Rafah, 2009: extremely primitive compared to what has just been found on the Lebanon-Israel border http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The attack tunnels of Lebanon. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres@ThadMcCotter .. *Permissions: | Description | English: Smuggling Tunnel, Rafah, Gaza Strip | Date | 2009 Source | https://www.flickr.com/photos/anarkistix/3464809713 | Author | Marius Arnesen Licensing: This...

Duration:00:13:03

The dangers of an uneducated young electorate. @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund @ThadMcCotter

2/24/2020
Photo: Hercules (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hercules) Protects Painting from Ignorance and Envy (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Envy) by Andries Cornelis Lens (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andries_Cornelis_Lens) (1739–1822) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The dangers of an uneducated young electorate. @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund @ThadMcCotter

Duration:00:14:17

What can Bloomberg say to stop Bernie? @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund @ThadMcCotter

2/24/2020
Image: Bernie is the mirror-image of Trump http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow What can Bloomberg say to stop Bernie? @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund @ThadMcCotter

Duration:00:07:12

Hong Kong demands Aussie journalist’s password; fails. @Michael_Yon

2/24/2020
Image: ". . . when one police officer was infected, some insurgents went to his Mong Kok station house and drank Champagne and Corona beer." D: Michael Yon, East Asia reporter now in Chang Mai, in re: Thailand also is covering up the numbers of those afflicted with Covid-19. Hong Kong visitors are much focussed on buying enough (or perhaps too much) toilet paper. Abuse there by the Carrie Lam administration. Weeks ago, a taxi driver with zero connection to Mainland was positive for the...

Duration:00:09:49

Standing Committee political hacks disdain protecting Chinese people. @GordonGChang

2/24/2020
Image: Great Hall of the People, where the Chinese National People's Congress convenes Production in China: sending people back to work early will prolong the epidemic. Xi admits an obvious failure of governance. On the day after our broadcast on the flu, a Standing Committee meeting that didn’t even mention the virus at all. Party unwilling to talk about it—Communist Party secrecy. Not a positive, Xi Jinping will face a lot of problems in the future. His number one priority is to control...

Duration:00:13:49

State Dept grovels: “reduction in violence” in Afghanistan. Tom Joscelyn @thomasjoscelyn ; @BillRoggio

2/24/2020
Image: Old State Department building in Washington, D.C. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Washington,_D.C.) , c. 1865 Tom Joscelyn, Long War Journal and FDD; and Bill Roggio, Long War Journal and FDD; in re: AQAP. Knuckled under to accept this “Reduction in violence,” a State Dept trope: meaningless. Taliban say they’d quit doing major attacks or killing too many Americans at once, No extant metric to measure. Frankly, you either have a cease-fire, or don’t. Taliban refused a cease-fire, so...

Duration:00:06:28

New York Times honors Taliban. Tom Joscelyn @thomasjoscelyn ; @BillRoggio

2/24/2020
Image: New York Times honors Taliban. Tom Joscelyn @thomasjoscelyn ; @BillRoggio 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; in re: Sirajuddin Haqqani: father and relatives are notorious in Taliban and al Qaeda. New York Times published an op-ed by him; it’s almost certainly disinformation. He blames the US for 9/11, for the Afghan fighting, and everything that’s occurred since...

Duration:00:15:19