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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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Westwood One

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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

Thailand and Hong Kong close off international airport arrivals #in-the-time-of-the-virus. Michael_Yon

4/7/2020
Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Thailand and Hong Kong close off international airport arrivals #in-the-time-of-the-virus. Michael_Yon https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-04-07/thailand-says-lockdown-is-slowing-spread-of-novel-coronavirus

Duration:00:10:22

Azerbaijan locks down against the virus while Armenia continues provocations in Nagorno-Karabakh. @ElinSuleymanov @ProfBShaffer

4/7/2020
Photo: Title: Six thousand years of history (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookidsixthousandyears01sand) Year: 1900 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookyear1900) (1900s (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookdecade1900) ) Authors: Sanderson, Edgar, d. 1907 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookauthorSanderson__Edgar__d__1907) Subjects: World history...

Duration:00:10:14

Why did Democrats Biden and Buttigieg wade early into the Theodore Roosevelt debate? Brandon Weichert @WeTheBrandon

4/7/2020
Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Why did Democrats Biden and Buttigieg wade early into the Theodore Roosevelt debate? Brandon Weichert @WeTheBrandon https://theweichertreport.com/2020/04/03/dont-make-a-hero-out-of-captain-brett-crozier/

Duration:00:11:15

Religious persecution #in-the-time-of-the-virus. Sam Brownback, Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom.

4/7/2020
Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Religious persecution #in-the-time-of-the-virus. Sam Brownback, Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom. https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/policy/defense-national-security/state-department-millions-of-religious-prisoners-could-be-left-to-die-of-coronavirus

Duration:00:11:26

FISA abuse is rampant & What is to be done? @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

4/7/2020
Photo: Seal of the Evidenzbureau, military intelligence service of the Austrian Empire. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow FISA abuse is rampant & What is to be done? @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

Duration:00:09:54

Search for origins of Russiagate leads again to John Brennan's door. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

4/7/2020
Photo: Painting by John James Audubon (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_James_Audubon) Operation Mockingbird was an alleged large-scale program of the United States Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) that began in the early 1950s and attempted to manipulate news media for propaganda purposes. It funded student and cultural organizations and magazines as front organizations. Wiretaps of two US journalists were authorized by the then-CIA director, John A. McCone...

Duration:00:11:51

Al Qaeda speaks of the virus as judgment on unbelievers. @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio @FDD

4/7/2020
Photo: Quranic calligraphy. Eschatological judgment in Islam: Separation of the Righteous and the Damned at al-Qiyamah At divine judgment, each person's Book of Deeds will be read, in which "every small and great thing is recorded, but with actions before adolescence omitted. Records shall be given with the right hand if they are good, and the left if they are evil. Even the smallest acts will not be ignored: Then shall anyone who has done an atom's weight of good, see it! And anyone who has...

Duration:00:08:04

Predatory Taliban accuses the US of deal-breaking. @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio @FDD

4/7/2020
Photo: A Taliban "night letter" discouraging cooperation with foreign forces. Taliban night letter (https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?title=Night_letter&action=edit&redlink=1) propaganda leaflet: "Attention to all dear brothers: If the infidels come to your villages or to your mosques, please stop your youngsters from working for them and don’t let them walk with the infidels. If anybody in your family is killed by a mine or anything else then you will be the one responsible, not...

Duration:00:11:52

"Indiana" Hoenlein and the Almost Lost Haggadah of Lombardy at Passover. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres@ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

4/6/2020
Photo: Detail of a bird-headed Jewish man placing matzo in an oven Scribe: Menahem Details of artist on Google Art Project (http://www.googleartproject.com/artist/menahem/3791617/) - BgHiieuz1IC0Bw at Google Cultural Institute (https://www.google.com/culturalinstitute/asset-viewer/BgHiieuz1IC0Bw) maximum zoom level Public Domain (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Red_figure_Scribe-_Menahem_-_The_Birds%27_Head_Haggadah_-_Google_Art_Project_(cropped).jpg) File:Red figure Scribe- Menahem...

Duration:00:08:48

#in-the-time-of-the-virus in Israel, Gaza, West Bank, Iran. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres@ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

4/6/2020
Photo: Solomon temple as of before 1910 in Jerusalem, Israel (10/34) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow #In-the-time-of-the-virus in Israel, Gaza, West Bank, Iran. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres@ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

Duration:00:13:55

Virtual conventions to nominate socially distant candidates? @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund

4/6/2020
Photo: English: 5th Avenue, New York CityРусский: Пятая авеню Нью-Йорка, впереди слева особняк Вандербильта(?) и за ним собор святого Патрика. Фотография сделана со второго этажа автобуса. Date | 1913 Source | Scan from Congress Library Author | Unknown author http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Virtual conventions to nominate socially distant candidates? @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund

Duration:00:12:04

When can the Trump Administration reopen for business & What is to be done?@DavidMDrucker @JohnFund

4/6/2020
Photo: Public Domain: English: Easter Parade on Fifth Avenue, New York 1900 Date | 28 January 2014, 02:43:14 Source | http://www.old-picture.com/american-history-1900-1930s/Avenue-Fifth-Yorks-New.htm Author | Unknown author http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow When can the Trump Administration reopen for business & What is to be done?@DavidMDrucker @JohnFund

Duration:00:09:15

Why is Bill Gates building factories for a vaccine that does not yet exist? @HenryIMiller @PacificResearch

4/6/2020
Photo: Contemporary engraving of Naples (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Naples) during the Naples Plague (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Naples_Plague) in 1656 Domenico Gargiulo (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/en:Domenico_Gargiulo) - [1] (http://www.guidecampania.com/dellaragione/articolo94/07%20Gargiulo-Piazza%20Mercatello%20durante%20la%20peste%20del%201656%20(Napoli,%20Museo%20di%20S.Martino).jpg) Italian: Largo Mercatello a Napoli durante la peste del 1656. Public Domain...

Duration:00:10:31

Did Captain Brett Crozier risk national security by telling foes the Theodore Roosevelt is out of action? @JedBabbin.

4/6/2020
Photo: Contemporary engraving of Marseille (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marseille) during the Great Plague (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Plague_of_Marseille) in 1720 Michel Serre (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/en:Michel_Serre) - Transferred from fr.wikipedia (https://fr.wikipedia.org/) to Commons. Scène de la peste (https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peste_de_Marseille_(1720)) de 1720 (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:1720s_paintings_in_France) à la Tourette...

Duration:00:10:59

Sweden stays open and manages better than shutdown nations.#in-the-time-of-the-virus Joel Hay @USCSchPharmacy

4/6/2020
Photo: The Great Plague of London (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Plague_of_London) , in 1665, killed up to 100,000 people. unknwn - http://theloveforhistory.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/plague_380x529_712060a.jpg The Great Plague of London in 1665. The last major outbreak of the bubonic plague in England. Public Domain (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Great_plague_of_london-1665.jpg) File:Great plague of london-1665.jpg Created: 5 December 2011...

Duration:00:10:48

Looking for a successful exit from the shutdown #in-the-time-of-the-virus. @SWAtlas David and Joan Traitel Senior Fellow @HooverInst

4/6/2020
Photo: Citizens of Tournai (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tournai) bury plague victims Pierart dou Tielt (fl. 1340-1360) - http://balat.kikirpa.be/photo.php?path=X004175&objnr=20049662 Miniature by Pierart dou Tielt illustrating the Tractatus quartus bu Gilles li Muisit (Tournai, c. 1353). The people of Tournai bury victims of the Black Death. ms. 13076 - 13077 fol. 24v. Public Domain (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Doutielt3.jpg) File:Doutielt3.jpg Created: circa 1353 date...

Duration:00:11:24

#Colloquy: The PRC Ambassador writes a love letter to New York in an attempt to escape responsibility #in-the-time-of-the-virus. Extended Podcast with @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast and the Professor.

4/6/2020
Photo: Pieter Bruegel (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pieter_Brueghel_the_Elder) 's The Triumph of Death (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Triumph_of_Death) reflects the social upheaval and terror that followed plague, which devastated medieval Europe. Pieter Bruegel the Elder (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/en:Pieter_Bruegel_the_Elder) - Museo del Prado (http://www.museodelprado.es/en/the-collection/online-gallery/on-line-gallery/obra/the-triumph-of-death/) Obra moral que muestra el triunfo...

Duration:00:31:13

The Lost Bank: 4 of 4: The Story of Washington Mutual - The Biggest Bank Failure in American History Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Kirsten Grind (Author), Traber Burns (Narrator), Blackstone Audio, Inc. (Publisher)

4/6/2020
Photo: Run on German American Bank (LOC) Taken circa 1910 No known copyright restrictions (https://www.flickr.com/commons/usage/) Bain News Service,, publisher. Run on German American Bank 1914 August 3 (date created or published later by Bain) 1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller. Notes: Title and date from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative. Photograph shows people lined up outside an entrance to the German Savings Bank, 147 Fourth Avenue, New York City, during the...

Duration:00:10:23

The Lost Bank: 3 of 4: The Story of Washington Mutual - The Biggest Bank Failure in American History Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Kirsten Grind (Author), Traber Burns (Narrator), Blackstone Audio, Inc. (Publisher)

4/6/2020
Photo: Crowd at New York's American Union Bank during a bank run early in the Great Depression. The Bank opened in 1917 and went out of business on June 30, 1931. From: http://www.ssa.gov/history/bank.html | This work is in the public domain (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/en:Public_domain) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Lost Bank: 3 of 4: The Story of Washington Mutual - The Biggest Bank Failure in American History...

Duration:00:12:47

The Lost Bank: 2 of 4: The Story of Washington Mutual - The Biggest Bank Failure in American History Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Kirsten Grind (Author), Traber Burns (Narrator), Blackstone Audio, Inc. (Publisher)

4/6/2020
Photo: Run on the Seamen's Savings' Bank during the Panic of 1857 (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Panic_of_1857) . On October 13, 1857, after the Ohio Life & Trust Co. declared bankruptcy, panic struck the New York Stock Exchange and hundreds of other banks and individual investors were ruined. This wood engraving, , shows a crowd gesturing and shoving. A ragpicker picks up now-worthless stock certificates, and a pickpocket operates unnoticed.Wood engraving, 4.75 × 9.5 in. Date...

Duration:00:09:44