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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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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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1/4 The Plot Against the President: The True Story of How Congressman Devin Nunes Uncovered the Biggest Political Scandal in U.S. History, by Lee Smith @DevinNunes Kindle Edition

11/13/2019
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Image: Seal of the Central Intelligence Agency of the United States Government. Public domain. . The Plot Against the President: The True Story of How Congressman Devin Nunes Uncovered the Biggest Political Scandal in U.S. History, by Lee Smith (https://www.amazon.com/Lee-Smith/e/B0024JCXVE/ref=dp_byline_cont_ebooks_1) Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07MFKR1KN/ref=chrt_bk_sd_nf_1_ci_lp The superb investigative journalist Lee Smith uses his unprecedented access to Congressman Devin...

Duration:00:12:42

2/4 The Plot Against the President: The True Story of How Congressman Devin Nunes Uncovered the Biggest Political Scandal in U.S. History, by Lee Smith @DevinNunes Kindle Edition

11/13/2019
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Image: The badge of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Federal_Bureau_of_Investigation) . Public domain. . The Plot Against the President: The True Story of How Congressman Devin Nunes Uncovered the Biggest Political Scandal in U.S. History, by Lee Smith (https://www.amazon.com/Lee-Smith/e/B0024JCXVE/ref=dp_byline_cont_ebooks_1) Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07MFKR1KN/ref=chrt_bk_sd_nf_1_ci_lp The superb investigative journalist Lee Smith uses his...

Duration:00:07:01

3/4 The Plot Against the President: The True Story of How Congressman Devin Nunes Uncovered the Biggest Political Scandal in U.S. History, by Lee Smith @DevinNunes Kindle Edition

11/13/2019
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Image: United States Department of State (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Department_of_State) official seal. Public domain. . The Plot Against the President: The True Story of How Congressman Devin Nunes Uncovered the Biggest Political Scandal in U.S. History, by Lee Smith (https://www.amazon.com/Lee-Smith/e/B0024JCXVE/ref=dp_byline_cont_ebooks_1) Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07MFKR1KN/ref=chrt_bk_sd_nf_1_ci_lp The superb investigative journalist Lee Smith uses his...

Duration:00:11:44

4/4 The Plot Against the President: The True Story of How Congressman Devin Nunes Uncovered the Biggest Political Scandal in U.S. History, by Lee Smith @DevinNunes Kindle Edition

11/13/2019
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Image: John Brennan and James Clapper (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Clapper) , September 16, 2015, with the work well under way. Public domain. . The Plot Against the President: The True Story of How Congressman Devin Nunes Uncovered the Biggest Political Scandal in U.S. History, by Lee Smith (https://www.amazon.com/Lee-Smith/e/B0024JCXVE/ref=dp_byline_cont_ebooks_1) Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07MFKR1KN/ref=chrt_bk_sd_nf_1_ci_lp The superb investigative journalist Lee...

Duration:00:10:10

Gov Newsom’s $700K gift from PG&E. Palo Alto’s guilty sin. Jeff Bliss, PACwatch

11/13/2019
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Image: During the 1930s dust bowl, a migratory family from Texas living in a trailer in an Arizona cotton field. Public domain. On Arizona Highway 87, south of Chandler. Maricopa County, Arizona. Children in a democracy. A migratory family living in a trailer in an open field. No sanitation, no water. They came from Amarillo, Texas. Pulled bolls near Amarillo, picked cotton near Roswell, New Mexico, and in Arizona. Plan to return to Amarillo at close of cotton-picking season for work on WPA....

Duration:00:10:53

Tales of the New Cold War: Complete: Why is Ukraine corrupt? "Forget it, Jake. It's Chinatown." Stephen F. Cohen @NYU @Princeton eastwestaccord.com.

11/13/2019
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Photo: Odessa during first days of Revolution - 1916 Ethel Moir Odessa during first days of Revolution - 1916 Moir, Ethel, 1916, Photograph. This image is taken from Ethel Moir Diary Vol. 2 Item number: 26728. Page headed Russian Revolution March 1917. You can view this image in its original context on the Capital Collection catalogue...

Duration:00:41:31

#TheScalaReport: Silicon Valley recruiting on campus: if it looks too good to be true. Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com #ScalaAPS @STRATACACHE

11/13/2019
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Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow #TheScalaReport (https://twitter.com/search?q=%23TheScalaReport) : Silicon Valley recruiting on campus: if it looks too good to be true. Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com (https://t.co/mxdzcX7gXy) #ScalaAPS (https://twitter.com/search?q=%23ScalaAPS) @STRATACACHE (https://twitter.com/STRATACACHE/) https://www.economist.com/business/2019/10/31/how-silicon-valley-woos-stanford-students

Duration:00:11:16

1/2 The New American Civil War: Rehearsal for Regicide. Michael Vlahos

11/13/2019
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Image: Tanks in the streets of Addis Ababa (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Addis_Ababa) after rebels seized the capital during the Ethiopian Civil War (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ethiopian_Civil_War) (1991). Public domain . Charles I (English civil war) and Louis XVI (French revolution), and the Tsar at the beginning of the 20th Century. The metaphor is apposite, and troubling in that these regicides all revolved around the complete replacement of the ancien regime; the worrisome aspect...

Duration:00:12:56

2/2 The New American Civil War: Rehearsal for Regicide. Michael Vlahos

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Image: Aftermath of the Battle of Gettysburg (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Gettysburg) , American Civil War (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Civil_War) , 1863. Public domain. . How the two sides hear the same words: I hear “impeachment” as regicide. The other side hears “impeachment” as Constitutional order. One half of the country is engaged in an elaborate ceremonial called impeachment all for themselves; they believe that everything they do is right correct, true; that...

Duration:00:07:10

Tales of the New Cold War: I of 2: Why is Ukraine corrupt? "Forget it, Jake. It's Chinatown." Stephen F. Cohen @NYU @Princeton eastwestaccord.com.

11/12/2019
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Photo: In the mid-19th century Odessa became a resort town famed for its popularity among the Russian upper classes. This popularity prompted a new age of investment in the building of hotels and leisure projects. Коллекция открыток Анатолия Дроздовского - http://goldinfo.com.ua/full.aspx?id=49 Great Hotel Moscow Public Domain (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:%D0%91%D0%BE%D0%BB%D1%8C%D1%88%D0%B0%D1%8F_%D0%9C%D0%BE%D1%81%D0%BA%D0%BE%D0%B2%D1%81%D0%BA%D0%B0%D1%8F.jpg) File:Большая...

Duration:00:19:29

Tales of the New Cold War: 2 of 2: Why is Ukraine corrupt? "Forget it, Jake. It's Chinatown." Stephen F. Cohen @NYU @Princeton eastwestaccord.com.

11/12/2019
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Photo: The 142-metre-long Potemkin Stairs (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Potemkin_Stairs) (constructed 1837–1841) Unknown - 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.03866 (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsc.03866) . This tag does not indicate the copyright status of the attached work. A normal copyright tag is still...

Duration:00:21:45

POTUS bullish at the Economic Club of New York. @LizPeek https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-11-12/trump-puts-economic-growth-at-center-of-his-2020-re-election-bid

11/12/2019
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Image: Economics in the Nineteenth Century — The major components of a Watt pumping engine. Public domain. (Robert H. Thurston: History of the Growth of the Steam Engine, D. Appleton & Co 1878) . Elizabeth Peek, of TheHill and Fox News, covers President Trump at the Economic Club of New York today: he pitched to the working man. The present robust economy, and that going in to the election year. Focussed almost entirely on job creation; how deregulation and lower taxes have led to...

Duration:00:12:07

Bloomberg was a very good New York mayor. @Liz Peek https://www.foxnews.com/opinion/liz-peek-bloomberg-run-could-hurt-warren-and-buttagieg-but-mayor-would-face-uphill-battle

11/12/2019
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Image: One of Mike Bloomberg’s illustrious accomplishments as mayor of New York City was to create Cornell Tech, which arose from an economic development (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Economic_development) initiative of his administration in 2008. The initiative sought to attract another engineering school to the city in the hope that it would produce entrepreneurial engineers who would in turn start job-creating companies. . Elizabeth Peek, of TheHill and Fox News, reviews Mayor Mike vs...

Duration:00:07:36

1/2 Knights of the Sea: The True Story of the Boxer and the Enterprise and the War of 1812, by David Hanna.

11/12/2019
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Image: USS Enterprise takes the HMS Boxer, September 5, 1813. Public domain. . Knights of the Sea: The True Story of the Boxer and the Enterprise and the War of 1812,by David Hanna (https://www.amazon.com/David-Hanna/e/B005H54H34/ref=dp_byline_cont_book_1) . Reprint Edition https://www.amazon.com/Knights-Sea-Story-Boxer-Enterprise-dp-0451239202/dp/0451239202/ref=mt_paperback?_encoding=UTF8&me=&qid=1573611714 On a September day in 1813, as citizens watched from the rocky shore of Pemaquid,...

Duration:00:12:16

2/2 Knights of the Sea: The True Story of the Boxer and the Enterprise and the War of 1812, by David Hanna.

11/12/2019
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Image: The USS Constitution at the time of her battle with the Guerriere . Knights of the Sea: The True Story of the Boxer and the Enterprise and the War of 1812,by David Hanna (https://www.amazon.com/David-Hanna/e/B005H54H34/ref=dp_byline_cont_book_1) . Reprint Edition https://www.amazon.com/Knights-Sea-Story-Boxer-Enterprise-dp-0451239202/dp/0451239202/ref=mt_paperback?_encoding=UTF8&me=&qid=1573611714 On a September day in 1813, as citizens watched from the rocky shore of Pemaquid, Maine,...

Duration:00:10:21

Mike Bloomberg in presidential debate in California & What is to be done? @HooverWhalen

11/12/2019
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Photo: 3. St. Vincent's College, second building by Pershing Square, ca 1875. Anonymous (Life time: 1900) - Original publication: Unknown Immediate source: http://waterandpower.org/Historical_DWP_Photo_Collection_LA_Public_Library/St_Vincents_College_ca1887.jpg St Vincent’s College by Pershing Square, Los Angeles, ca 1887. This was the second building on the property. PD-US-expired (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:St_Vincent%E2%80%99s_Pershing_Square.jpeg) File:St Vincent’s Pershing...

Duration:00:10:15

#TheScalaReport: The Decline and Fall of Softbank & Lessons Learned. Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com #ScalaAPS @STRATACACHE

11/12/2019
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Photo: Gaisen Road Street, Tokyo, 1900 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow #TheScalaReport (https://twitter.com/search?q=%23TheScalaReport) : The Decline and Fall of Softbank & Lessons Learned. Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com (https://t.co/mxdzcX7gXy) #ScalaAPS (https://twitter.com/search?q=%23ScalaAPS) @STRATACACHE (https://twitter.com/STRATACACHE/) https://www.ft.com/content/25f76710-fbde-11e9-98fd-4d6c20050229

Duration:00:12:11

1/2 Impeachment Right to a Defense Not Much in the House Democratic Majority. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @WJR

11/12/2019
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Image: Constitution of the United States, page 1. Public domain. . https://www.nationalreview.com/2019/11/trump-impeachment-inquiry-whistleblower-presidents-right-to-present-a-defense/ The ‘Whistleblower’ and the President’s Right to Present a Defense, by Andrew C MaCarthy. The right to present a defense, also vouchsafed by the Sixth Amendment, is the guarantee on which Paul and the rest of the president’s supporters should focus. . . . The right to present a defense is importantly different...

Duration:00:11:58

2/2 Impeachment Right to a Defense Not Much in the House Democratic Majority. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @WJR

11/12/2019
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Image: The bureaucratic culture which prompts us to view society as an object of administration, as a collection of so many 'problems' to be solved, as 'nature' to be 'controlled', 'mastered' and 'improved' or 'remade', as a legitimate target for 'social engineering', and in general a garden to be designed and kept in the planned shape by force (the gardening posture divides vegetation into 'cultured plants' to be taken care of, and weeds to be exterminated), was the very atmosphere in which...

Duration:00:09:04

Gaza warlord KIA. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

11/12/2019
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Photo: English: Title: Southern Palestine. Gaza, from the east.Abstract/medium: G. Eric and Edith Matson Photograph CollectionPhysical description: 1 negative : Date | 1900 Source | Library of CongressCatalog: https://www.loc.gov/pictures/collection/matpc/item/mpc2004001469/PPOriginal url: http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/matpc.01377 Author | Matson Collection Permission (Reusing this file (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Commons:Reusing_content_outside_Wikimedia) ) | No known restrictions on...

Duration:00:14:06