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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.

Location:

New York, NY

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Westwood One

Description:

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

154: Offer citizenship to the 3 million Hong Kongers treated by the PRC. @EliLake @BV

6/2/2020
Photo: English: View of Hong Kong Harbour. Date | 1860–70 Source | http://ocw.mit.edu/ans7870/21f/21f.027/rise_fall_canton_04/gallery_places/pages/cwHK_1860-70_M10874_Hbr.htm Author | Marciano Antonio Baptista (1826–96) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Offer citizenship to the 3 million Hong Kongers treated by the PRC. @EliLake @BV...

Duration:00:07:25

154: James Comey has personally persecuted Michael Flynn since 2016 & What is to be done? @EliLake @BV @Commentary

6/2/2020
Photo: Gustave Brion, ‘’Javert’’, 1862, reproduced in Victor Hugo, Les Misérables (London, G. Routledge and Sons), 1887. Rare Books Collection, State Library of Victoria. Gustave Brion (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/en:Gustave_Brion) - Les Misérables de Victor Hugo : de la page à la scène (http://f20creativefrance.com/2014/05/19/les-miserables-de-victor-hugo-de-la-page-a-la-scene/) - F20 Creative France Public Domain (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Javert.jpg) File:Javert.jpg...

Duration:00:13:22

153: December 29, 2016 telephone call between Flynn and Kislyak was routine and without predication for any law enforcement. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

6/2/2020
Photo: Title: The boy travellers in the Russian empire: adventures of two youths in a journey in European and Asiatic Russia, with accounts of a tour across Siberia.. (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookidboytravellersinr00knox) Year: 1886 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookyear1886) (1880s (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookdecade1880) ) Authors: Knox, Thomas Wallace, 1835-1896...

Duration:00:06:34

153: The up-to-date Insurrection Act answers the disorder. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

6/2/2020
Photo: English: The Storming of the Bastille on 14 July 1789.Français : Prise de la Bastille le 14 juillet 1789 Date | circa 1793 Charles Thévenin (12 July 1764 – 28 February 1838) was a neoclassical (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neoclassicism) French painter, known for heroic scenes from the time of the French Revolution (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/French_Revolution) and First French Empire (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_French_Empire) . public domain...

Duration:00:14:44

153: The December 2019 Pensacola Saudi shooter signaled his radicalization long before the attack. @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio @FDD

6/2/2020
Photo: Title: Pensacola harbor; beautiful views and pertinent facts regarding the "deep water city" of the Gulf of Mexico; Pensacola navy yards, Pensacola shipping and Pensacola fortifications (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookidpensacolaharborb00blis) Year: 1904 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookyear1904) (1900s (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookdecade1900) ) Authors: Bliss, Charles Henry,...

Duration:00:06:28

153: The Al Qaeda command openly in concert with the Taliban. @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio @FDD

6/2/2020
Photo: Title: Caubul, from a burying ground on the mountain ridge, north-east of the city Abstract/medium: 1 print : tinted lithograph ; sheet 36 x 53 cm. Date | 1842 Source | Library of CongressCatalog: https://lccn.loc.gov/2016647841Image download: https://cdn.loc.gov/service/pnp/ppmsca/41500/41532v.jpgOriginal url: https://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/2016647841/ Author | Haghe, Louis, 1806-1885, lithographer; Atkinson, James, 1780-1852, artist; Haghe, Charles, -1888, lithographer Permission...

Duration:00:13:19

152: Virus-liberated Italy opens for tourism June 3. Lorenzo Fiori.Ansaldo Foundation.

6/2/2020
Photo: Posillipo, Naples, Italy. Date | between 1890 and 1900 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Virus-liberated Italy opens for tourism June 3. Lorenzo Fiori.Ansaldo Foundation. This image is available from the United States Library of Congress (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Library_of_Congress) 's Prints and Photographs division (https://www.loc.gov/rr/print/) under the digital ID ppmsc.06566...

Duration:00:12:29

152: The dueling Tsarist and Ottoman empires in Libya, one hundred years later. @Kounalakism @HooverInst

6/2/2020
Photo: Ottoman troops attempting to halt the advancing Russians during the Siege of Ochakov (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Siege_of_Ochakov_(1788)) in 1788 January Suchodolski (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/en:January_Suchodolski) - http://john-petrov.livejournal.com/655857.html Victory of Ochakiv, 1788 December 17 (December 6 by Julian Calendar), by January Suchodolski Public Domain (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:January_Suchodolski_-_Ochakiv_siege.jpg) File:January Suchodolski -...

Duration:00:09:48

151: Indiana Hoenlein and the Lost Canaanite clay of a slavemaster Malcolm Hoenlein: @conf_of_pres

6/2/2020
Image: Map of the Near East by Robert de Vaugondy (1762), indicating Canaan as limited to the Holy Land, to the exclusion of Lebanon and Syria Malcolm Hoenlein, Conference of Presidents, in re: Indiana Hoenlein and the Lost Canaanite clay of a slavemaster. https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/six-year-old-boy-discovers-rare-canaanite-tablet-180974984/

Duration:00:06:34

150: Ayatollah not banned by Twitter for genocidal provocations. Malcolm Hoenlein: @conf_of_pres

6/2/2020
Image: Portrait of a Persian (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Persian_people) Manichaean Malcolm Hoenlein, Conference of Presidents, in re: Ayatollah not banned by Twitter for genocidal provocations. https://www.timesofisrael.com/israel-seeking-to-get-iranian-supreme-leader-kicked-off-twitter/

Duration:00:15:12

149: Politics of the virus. Politics of the GOP. @johnfund @DavidMDrucker

6/1/2020
Image: African-American members of the United States Senate (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Senate) and the United States House of Representatives (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_House_of_Representatives) : Sen. Hiram Revels (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hiram_Rhodes_Revels) (R-MS) and Reps. Benjamin Turner (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benjamin_S._Turner) (R-AL), Robert DeLarge (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_C._De_Large) (R-SC), Josiah Walls...

Duration:00:08:18

148: Life in Washington and NYC after the virus and during the demos. @johnfund @DavidMDrucker

6/1/2020
Image: Following their victory at the Battle of Bladensburg (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Bladensburg) , the British entered Washington, D.C., burning down buildings (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burning_of_Washington) including the White House (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/White_House) . David M Drucker, Washington Examiner, & John Fund, NRO, in re: Weekend of confrontations in DC. A two-day curfew. New York: pathetic; curfew starts three hours too late. Eleven PM curfew grants...

Duration:00:12:17

147: US withdrawal of financial privileges from Hong Kong could sink the mainland economy. @GordonGChang

6/1/2020
Image: The public dining hall (canteen) of people's commune (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/People%27s_commune) . Prof Arthur, and Gordon Chang, in re: Hong Kong. UK to issue 300,000 visas for entry. Broken trust with Mainland on the treaty. The regime is desperate; the editor’s tweet is absurd. HK protestors love the US. Will not visit the US to foment violence. US is pushing an assembly of English-speaking nations to rebuke China. Stalin in WWI: “Never forget the resiliency of democracies”!...

Duration:00:08:27

146: Beijing is unaware of the ballast-like weight of our Constitution. @GordonGChang

6/1/2020
Image: Chinese chaos finally organized by P'an-ku (Wade Giles), the first living being and the creator of the world out of chaos in some versions of Chinese history/mythology. Prof Arthur, and Gordon Chang, in re: China sees deteriorating relations with the US, and the US interested in matters in Hong Kong, This time, China is actually resorting to fake news on social media platforms. The PLA’s mission statement: First, a general campaign to destroy the US; second, trying to change the...

Duration:00:14:23

145: Mayor DeBlasio doesn’t grasp the situation. Cinematic riots. @harrysiegel

6/1/2020
Image: Wood engraving of the pro-slavery mob setting fire to Gilman & Godfrey's warehouse. Harry Siegel, NY Daily News; Daily Beast; in re: The violence of the last days. New York curfew at 11 PM tonight. National Guard activated. Mayor DeBlasio’s response to the matter: fallen short. Without considering, he lifted the personal stay-at-home; had he not done that, there might not have been violent demos. Molotov cocktails; police cars under siege. He doesn’t seem to have a good grasp of what...

Duration:00:10:19

144: Shutdown closed schools may “create a generation of neurotic children who don't understand critical thinking.” Scott W Atlas: @SWAtlasHoover

6/1/2020
Image: First Boston Latin School (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boston_Latin_School) House Shutdown closed schools may “create a generation of neurotic children who don't understand critical thinking.” Scott W Atlas: @SWAtlasHoover Dr Scott W Atlas, Hoover. https://thehill.com/opinion/education/500349-science-says-open-the-schools?utm_source=Hoover+Daily+Report&utm_campaign=dae3cd3fc9-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2020_06_01_06_25&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_21b1edff3c-dae3cd3fc9-72527561

Duration:00:09:41

140: 1/4 The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II, by Denise Kiernan.

6/1/2020
Image: Workers leaving the Manhattan Project's Y-12 plant at shift changing time, 1945 The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II, by Denise Kiernan (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_1?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=Denise+Kiernan) . Cassandra Campbell (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_2?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=Cassandra+Campbell) (Narrator), Audible Studios...

Duration:00:12:40

141: 2/4 The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II, by Denise Kiernan.

6/1/2020
Image: Workers in 1943 loading uranium slugs into the X-10 Graphite Reactor (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/X-10_Graphite_Reactor) (now a National Historic Landmark) The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II, by Denise Kiernan (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_1?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=Denise+Kiernan) . Cassandra Campbell...

Duration:00:09:40

142: 3/4 The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II, by Denise Kiernan.

6/1/2020
Image: The core of the Molten Salt Reactor Experiment (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Molten_Salt_Reactor_Experiment) The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II, by Denise Kiernan (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_1?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=Denise+Kiernan) . Cassandra Campbell (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_2?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=Cassandra+Campbell) (Narrator), Audible...

Duration:00:15:43

143: 4/4 The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II, by Denise Kiernan.

6/1/2020
Image: Y-12 Plant, in Oak Ridge TN. The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II, by Denise Kiernan (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_1?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=Denise+Kiernan) . Cassandra Campbell (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_2?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=Cassandra+Campbell) (Narrator), Audible Studios...

Duration:00:08:29