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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

170: What about Durham before November? @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

7/10/2020
Image Construction of the Northwest Court of the Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress What about Durham before November? @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

Duration:00:11:12

170: SCOTUS throws the Democrats backwards in their chase of POTUS taxes. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

7/10/2020
Image dentifier: courseincivilgov00thor (find matches (https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?title=Special%3ASearch&profile=default&fulltext=Search&search=insource%3A%2Fcourseincivilgov00thor%2F) ) Title: A course in civil government (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookidcourseincivilgov00thor) Year: 1894 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookyear1894) (1890s...

Duration:00:10:39

170: Is Biden trying to skip the debates? @SebGorka #AmericaFirst

7/10/2020
Image: Old Post Office, Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States. Designed by James H. Windrim, it was built in 1890-1894 and razed in 1930. Date | 1911 Source | postcard Author | Scranton News Company, Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States. Is Biden trying to skip the debates? @SebGorka #AmericaFirst https://www.nytimes.com/2020/07/07/opinion/biden-trump-debate.html

Duration:00:08:07

170: The American history bashers are students of Cold War Soviet disinformation. @SebGorka #AmericaFirst

7/10/2020
ImageEnglish: V. I. Lenin (1870 - 1924), Soviet revolutionary leader of proletariat with group of commanders in the Red Square, May 25, 1919. He inspects the Vseobuch troops.Русский: Ленин на параде частей Всеобуча в Москве, 1919, 25 мая Data | 25 matg 1919 Funtauna | Lehtikuva...

Duration:00:11:59

169: Hamas now possesses long-range missiles; and what is to be done? Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_Pres

7/9/2020
Image: A soldier using an early model of the crossbow. Malcolm Hoenlein, in re: The UN reports on Iran [and nothing happens]. SC 2231. Khobar Towers. PA excoriates not only Jews, but Christians. World history starts with Islamic conquest of the land. Long-range missiles. Fatah-Hamas partnership pledge orchestrated by Qatar. Hagia Sophia.

Duration:00:10:15

169: The explosion at Natanz sets Iranian nukes back by years. Ronan Bergman @ronenbergman

7/9/2020
Image: A painting on the wall of the Chel-Sooton Palace in Isfahan of Shah Abbas at war. Ronan Bergman, in re: Whoever blew up Natanz had exquisite intelligence and operational abilities. Truly not clear who did it. Whoever may have done it, the fact is that the regime was unable to prevent it. Dr. Ronen Bergman is senior correspondent for military and intelligence affairs for Yedioth Ahronoth, Israel’s largest circulated daily newspaper, and a Contributing Writer for The New York Times. Dr....

Duration:00:11:32

169: BDS fails on American campuses. Dani Dayan @AmbDaniDayan

7/9/2020
Image: Brown University poster, 1914. Dani Dayan, in re: Review of the last several years. BDS is failing. As of August 2016, Dani Dayan officially assumed the post of Consul General of Israel in New York. As Consul General, he has represented the State of Israel to communities from throughout New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Ohio and Delaware. Dayan was Chairman of the Council of Jewish Communities in Judea and Samaria from July 2007 until January 2013. He then acted for two additional...

Duration:00:09:38

169: Anti-Semitism in the twenty-first century. Elan Carr @USEAntiSemitism

7/9/2020
Image: Jewish martyrdom depicted in a woodcut from 1493 Elan Carr, in re: Anti-Semitism in the twenty-first century; not the same as i the last century. Those of the far left, far right, and militant Islam, is being practiced by sovereign states. Promulgated by the Internet. These three forces are driving the increase, with blinding speed, luring young people into the venomous [maelstrom]. Islamic Republic of Iran, esp its proxies. The Palestinian Authority, a quasi-state actor. Blood libel...

Duration:00:10:06

168: California rises and falls in 92 years since Laurel & Hardy. Lee Ohnian @HooverInst @lee_ohanian

7/9/2020
Image: Postcard view of California oil fields c.1940s Lee Ohanian, Hoover & UCLA, in re: The California of yesteryear; then, the Golden State. Laurel & Hardy movie: in the distance, can see only one or two houses. Ninety-two years later, analysis of the budget from Sacramento: spending three times more per resident than in 1990. California once was the promised land, with weather, beaches, and a welcoming government. It grew from a tiny populat0n to having 12% of the national population....

Duration:00:09:54

167: The POTUS Trump vs the American-history bashers. @ConradMBlack @NRO

7/9/2020
Image: A model at the site depicting Mount Rushmore's intended final design ("before funding ran out"). Conrad Black, author, Flight of the Eagle, & publisher; in re: President Trump’s Mt Rushmore speech was the greatest of his career; both content and delivery were excellent. The American system produces leaders that it absolutely needs when it needs them: Lincoln; FDR. Trump has reversed a slight decline in the country and returned it to its ethos: if you work hard, you can succeed. . . ....

Duration:00:12:18

166: What about reparations to Japanese-Americans? What about reparations to Holocaust survivors? @RichardAEpstein

7/9/2020
Image: A Japanese-American unfurled this banner in Oakland, California the day after the Pearl Harbor attack. This Dorothea Lange (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dorothea_Lange) photograph was taken in March 1942, just prior to the man's internment. Richard Epstein, Chicago Law, NYU Law, and Hoover; in re: What about the reparations to Japanese-Americans? What about the reparations to Holocaust survivors? Nicole Hannah Jones, head of New York Times 1619 Project. The 1944 case before SCOTUS,...

Duration:00:10:30

166: The case for reparations to descendants of American slave families, 1619-1865. @RichardAEpstein

7/9/2020
Image: Slaves on a South Carolina plantation (The Old Plantation (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Old_Plantation) , c. 1790) Richard Epstein, Chicago Law, NYU Law, and Hoover; in re: The case for reparations to descendants of American slave families, 1619-1865. https://www.hoover.org/research/should-cops-get-qualified-immunity

Duration:00:10:31

165: Australia is on offense with arms and intelligence to fend off PRC threats and provocations. Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs

7/9/2020
Image: No known copyright Federal camp, Canberra, [ca. 1910s]. [between 1910 and 1920] Condition: Good.; Part of the collection: Frank H. Boland collection. The surveyors' camp on Camp Hill. Persistent URL http://nla.gov.au/nla.pic-an23753932 Australia is on offense with arms and intelligence to fend off PRC threats and provocations. Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs "Essentially, the new approach would move the Australian Defence Force (ADF) struc-ture away from coalition,...

Duration:00:07:07

164: Happy 85th birthday to his Holiness the Dalai Lama, while the PRC plots more brutality in Tibet. Bhuchung Tsering, vice president of International Campaign for Tibet.

7/9/2020
Image: Entitled: Kampa Dzong, Tibet [1904] John C. White [RESTORED] The image was nearly perfect to begin with. I smoothed out the clouds, got rid of some minor spot and scratch problems, evened the tones and added a bit more contrast. (I had previously wrongly attributed this image to John Baptist Noel, one of White's contemporaries in the region and another historical photography figure in his own right; my humble apologies to all viewers for the glaring error.)"British amateur...

Duration:00:08:40

164: Evidence that the supply chain is moving back from the PRC while the Trade Deal Phase 1 hesitates. Alan Tonelson, t @AlanTonelson.

7/9/2020
Image: Identifier: greatsmallgameof1900lyde (find matches (https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?title=Special%3ASearch&profile=default&fulltext=Search&search=insource%3A%2Fgreatsmallgameof1900lyde%2F) ) Title: The great and small game of India, Burma, & Tibet (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookidgreatsmallgameof1900lyde) Year: 1900 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookyear1900) (1900s...

Duration:00:12:38

164: The last gamble of Xi Jinping is aggression. Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs

7/9/2020
Image:Public domain Traditional Chinese funeral march Date | 24 June 1900 Source | LOC (http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn83030214/1900-06-24/ed-1/seq-36/) Author | new york tribune The last gamble of Xi Jinping is aggression. Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs "Now, PRC Pres. Xi Jinping was being forced by a range of circumstances — a declining economy, the socio-economic impact of the coronavirus epidemic, and a range of natu-ral and demographic disasters and trends — to take...

Duration:00:12:58

163: Drone surveillance aircraft learn to communicate 5G to other Drones; and solving the Shoe Bomber. Douglas Smith, Plymouth Rock Techologies.

7/9/2020
ImagePlymouth Rock House, Cole's Hill, Portico over Plymouth Rock DateUnknown date Sourcehttps://collections.carli.illinois.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/nby_teich/id/23421 AuthorUnknown author Permission (Reusing this file)The Newberry makes its collections available for any lawful purpose, commercial or non-commercial, without licensing or permission fees to the library, subject to the following terms and conditions: https://www.newberry.org/rights-and-reproductions ollectionDetroit...

Duration:00:11:04

163: The timeless Prosperity, Pennsylvania: "Sit yourself down and visit awhile." Salena Zito SalenaZito.com

7/9/2020
ImageEnglish: Post office in Prosperity, PA Source | Own work Author | Niteshift36 I, the copyright holder of this work, hereby publish it under the following licenses: | Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/en:GNU_Free_Documentation_License) , Version 1.2 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation...

Duration:00:11:34

163: Energy is all of the above starting with coal. SalenaZito.com

7/9/2020
ImageA small local mine in West Virginia in 1908. Hine, Lewis Wickes - http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/nclc.01055 Entrance to a W. Va. coal mine: a "drift" mine. The live-wire was only shoulder -high in places inside, and unprotected. Location: West Virginia. Permission details PD-USGovView more (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_coal_miners#) Public Domain (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:W._Va._coal_mine_1908.jpg) view terms File:W. Va. coal mine 1908.jpg Created: 1 September...

Duration:00:08:00

163: Rocket science blows up now and again. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

7/9/2020
Image:Frontispiece (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Book_frontispiece) illustration Caption: "I was progressing in great leaps and bounds" Claude Allin Shepperson (https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q23680546) - Internet Archive identifier Frontispiece of H. G. Wells' The First Men in the Moon, 1st hardcover edition, published by George Newnes in 1901. Caption: "I was progressing in great leaps and bounds" Public Domain...

Duration:00:15:22