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The John Batchelor Show

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.

Episodes

  • China's Communists cannot agree what to do about the flagging economy. @acollier @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Aug 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Hong Kong waterfront, 1900s. Note: Queen's Building was built in 1899. The pier is probably the temporary pier off Ice House Street [1894-1911] [1], that was leased to the Star Ferry Co. from 1900. It was replaced by the Second Generation Star Ferry Pier in 1912. Date 1941 - 45 Source https://www.flickr.com/photos/acstudio/sets/72157622555491467/ Author Unknown ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow China&...more

  • Waking up to the Red China Confucius Institute game on American college campuses. @JoshRogin @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Aug 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: MG_0131 Date 18 November 2009, 13:25 Source IMG_0131 Author George Mason University Life from Fairfax, US) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Waking up to the Red China Confucius Institute game on American college campuses. @JoshRogin @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

  • Reported massive persecution of Uyghurs in PRC concentration camps. @NuryTurkel, Uyghur Human Rights Project. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Aug 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Uyghur princes from Cave 9 of the Bezeklik Thousand Buddha Caves, Xinjiang, China, 8th–9th century AD, wall painting) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Reported massive persecution of Uyghurs in PRC concentration camps. @NuryTurkel, Uyghur Human Rights Project. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast https://www.cnn.com/2018/08/13/asia/china-xinjiang-uyghur-united-nations-intl/index.html

  • The heroic Supreme Court and the villainous Alex Jones. @StevenMazie @TheEconomist

    Aug 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Alex Jones in downtown N.Y. | by 911conspiracy ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The heroic Supreme Court and the villainous Alex Jones. @StevenMazie @TheEconomist

  • The politics of Taiwan under the threat from Red China. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast@YatesDCIA

    Aug 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:The city of Taipei, as seen from Maokong.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The politics of Taiwan under the threat from Red China. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast@YatesDCIA

  • Red China's bullying in Asia and America & What is to be done? @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast @YatesDCIA

    Aug 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:  Scarborough Shoal Disputed island Other names:  Scarborough Reef Bajo de Masinloc Democracy Reef Huangyan Dao Minzhu Jiao Panatag Shoal Panacot Shoal Scarborough Shoal Landsat.jpg Scarborough Shoal prior to the Chinese-imposed destruction of the reefs Scarborough Shoal is located in South China SeaScarborough ShoalScarborough Shoal Geography Location South China Sea / West Philippine Sea Coordinates 15°11′N 117°46′ECoordinates: 15°11′N 117°46′E Archipelago Lan...more

  • South Korea is closer to its persecutor North Korea than to its protector America. Tara O, Corean-Amercan Institute

    Aug 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Reception Center at Cheongwadae or "Blue House", the South Korean presidential residence in Seoul South Korea. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow South Korea is closer to its persecutor North Korea than to its protector America. Tara O, Corean-Amercan Institute Tara O, adjunct fellow at the Pacific Forum and fellow at the Institute for Corean-American Studies, on this: https://www.usatoday.com/st...more

  • Not good news for Andrew Cuomo; very good news for Donald Trump. @MonicaCrowley

    Aug 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Eric Schneiderman Endorsed by Andrew Cuomo for NYS AG Date 30 September 2010, 09:41 Source Eric Schneiderman Endorsed by Andrew Cuomo for NYS AG Author citizenactionny) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Not good news for Andrew Cuomo; very good news for Donald Trump. @MonicaCrowley

  • The unknowns of the infamous Trump Tower meeting June 9, 2016 & What is to be done.

    Aug 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:nglish: The lower part of the Trump Tower, New York. Date 4 February 2010, 23:12:56 Source https://www.flickr.com/photos/achimh/4368159776 Author Achim Hepp ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The unknowns of the infamous Trump Tower meeting June 9, 2016 & What is to be done. https://www.realclearinvestigations.com/articles/2018/08/13/trumptowermeetinglooksincreasinglylikea_setup.html

  • Measuring Trump's foreign policy in comparison to Obama's foreign policy. @ChristianWhiton @NationalInterest.

    Aug 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:rmita de San Lázaro en Plasencia, España Fecha 14 de abril de 2007 Fuente Trabajo propio Autor olarcos Permiso (Reutilización de este archivo)  trabajo propio, libero todos los derechos ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Measuring Trump's foreign policy in comparison to Obama's foreign policy. @ChristianWhiton @NationalInterest.

  • Fancy Bear still living in our routers. @DefTechPat

    Aug 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Router ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Fancy Bear still living in our routers. @DefTechPat https://www.defenseone.com/technology/2018/08/russian-military-spy-software-hundreds-thousands-home-routers/150474/

  • U.S. Hacker Force. @DeftechPat.

    Aug 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:anonymous hacker network mask cyber web computer  ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow U.S. Hacker Force. @DeftechPat. https://www.defenseone.com/technology/2018/08/future-airman-hacker/150334/?oref=d-river

  • NASA probes the gigantic unknowns of the sun. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Aug 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:English: Parker Solar Probe artist rendering Artist’s concept of the Parker Solar Probe spacecraft approaching the sun. Launching in 2018, Parker Solar Probe will provide new data on solar activity and make critical contributions to our ability to forecast major space-weather events that impact life on Earth. Date 30 November 2015, 06:29:56 Source http://parkersolarprobe.jhuapl.edu/Multimedia/Images.php Author NASA/Johns Hopkins APL/Steve Gribben ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.c...more

  • Curiosity drill nominal & What is to be done? Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Aug 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:English: This artist concept features NASA's Mars Science Laboratory Curiosity rover, a mobile robot for investigating Mars' past or present ability to sustain microbial life. Curiosity is being tested in preparation for launch in the fall of 2011. In this picture, the rover examines a rock on Mars with a set of tools at the end of the rover’s arm, which extends about 2 meters (7 feet). Two instruments on the arm can study rocks up close. Also, a drill can collect sample ...more

  • Tales of the New Cold War: One Hundred Years of Sanctioning Russia: 2 of 2: And what is to be done? Stephen F. Cohen @NYU @Princeton eastwestaccord.com.

    Aug 15 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Tales of the New Cold War: One Hundred Years of Sanctioning Russia: 2 of 2: And what is to be done? Stephen F. Cohen @NYU @Princeton eastwestaccord.com.

  • Tales of the New Cold War: One Hundred Years of Sanctioning Russia: 1 of 2: And what is to be done? Stephen F. Cohen @NYU @Princeton eastwestaccord.com.

    Aug 15 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Rzhev is the uppermost town situated on the Volga (photographed c. 1910)) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Tales of the New Cold War: One Hundred Years of Sanctioning Russia: 1 of 2: And what is to be done? Stephen F. Cohen @NYU @Princeton eastwestaccord.com.

  • The Trump Administration looks to transactional trade in Europe in the next months. @Larry_Kudlow, Director, National Economic Council.

    Aug 15 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Trade lodge of the VOC in Hooghly, Bengal, by Hendrik van Schuylenburgh, 1665 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Trump Administration looks to transactional trade in Europe in the next months. @Larry_Kudlow, Director, National Economic Council. BY LIZ PEEK, OPINION CONTRIBUTOR, THE HILL — 08/14/18 10:30 AM EDT 34 Democrats have declared war on the gig economy. For union-fed politicians, it is a survival ...more

  • Red China records negative economic trends. @LizPeek

    Aug 15 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Red China records negative economic trends. @LizPeek BY LIZ PEEK, OPINION CONTRIBUTOR, THE HILL — 08/14/18 10:30 AM EDT 34  Democrats have declared war on the gig economy. For union-fed politicians, it is a survival tactic. But attacking companies like Lyft and Airbnb could also undermine Democrat support among millennials, who are big fans of the shared economy.  Alre...more

  • Democrats knock Uber & What is to be done? @LizPeek @TheHill

    Aug 15 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Democrats knock Uber & What is to be done? @LizPeek @TheHill BY LIZ PEEK, OPINION CONTRIBUTOR, THE HILL — 08/14/18 10:30 AM EDT 34  Democrats have declared war on the gig economy. For union-fed politicians, it is a survival tactic. But attacking companies like Lyft and Airbnb could also undermine Democrat support among millennials, who are big fans of the shared econom...more

  • Trump wins the Electoral College with or without winner-takes-all states. @HooverWhalen

    Aug 15 2018

    AUTHOR. (PhotoMisty Morning, Coast of MaineArthur Parton (1842–1914). Between 1865 and 1870, Brooklyn Museum: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Trump wins the Electoral College with or without winner-takes-all states. @HooverWhalen https://www.forbes.com/sites/billwhalen/2018/08/12/go-ahead-and-the-change-the-electoral-college-but-theres-still-a-trump-presidency/?utmsource=Hoover%2BDaily%2BReport&utmcampaign=c5ca2eb...more

  • The sun is blank & What is to be done? Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Aug 15 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: spotless) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The sun is blank & What is to be done? Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

  • SpaceX delivers a man-rated Dragon capsule. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Aug 15 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: SpaceX delivers a man-rated Dragon capsule. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow SpaceX delivers a man-rated Dragon capsule. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

  • "Short, sharp jab at the Russians and throw their mobilization out of order." "A Mad Catastrophe: 4 of 6: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire by Geoffrey Wawro (Author)

    Aug 15 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Illustration from the French magazine Le Petit Journal on the Bosnian Crisis: Bulgaria declares its independence and its prince Ferdinand is named Tsar, Austria-Hungary, in the person of Emperor Francis Joseph, annexes Bosnia and Herzegovina, while the Ottoman Sultan Abdul Hamid II looks on helplessly ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow "Short, sharp jab at the Russians and throw their mobilization out of ...more

  • Our cousins call Russiagate source Stefan Halper "the Walrus." @George_Neumayr @amspectator

    Aug 15 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Stefan Halper ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Our cousins call Russiagate source Stefan Halper "the Walrus." @George_Neumayr @amspectator https://spectator.org/who-hired-stefan-halper/

  • "Imagine, fewer than a third of the men in any (Russian) unit have a rifle." "A Mad Catastrophe: 6 of 6: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire by Geoffrey Wawro (Author)

    Aug 15 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Russian troops going to the front: Support for the imperial guard being hurried into the fighting line ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow "Imagine, fewer than a third of the men in any (Russian) unit have a rifle."  "A Mad Catastrophe:  6 of 6: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire by Geoffrey Wawro (Author) https://www.amazon.com/Mad-Catastrophe-Outbreak-Collapse-...more

  • "Hindenberg and Ludendorff thought it was impossible to win on the Western Front." " "A Mad Catastrophe: 5 of 6: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire by Geoffrey Wawro (Author)

    Aug 15 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Hindenburg at Tannenberg, by Hugo Vogel ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow "Hindenberg and Ludendorff thought it was impossible to win on the Western Front." " "A Mad Catastrophe: 5 of 6: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire by Geoffrey Wawro (Author) https://www.amazon.com/Mad-Catastrophe-Outbreak-Collapse-Habsburg/dp/0465028357

  • Close down the CIA and the FBI as failures. Michael Ledeen @FDD

    Aug 15 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Critics assert that funding the Afghan mujahideen (Operation Cyclone) played a role in causing the September 11 attacks. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Close down the CIA and the FBI as failures. Michael Ledeen @FDD  https://pjmedia.com/michaelledeen/how-to-fix-the-intelligence-community/

  • Who fired Peter Strzok and Why? @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter

    Aug 14 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Strzok ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Who fired Peter Strzok and Why? @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter

  • And what happens when Mueller sends a subpoena to POTUS? @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter

    Aug 14 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:West Wing ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow And what happens when Mueller sends a subpoena to POTUS? @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter https://www.nationalreview.com/2018/08/trump-perjury-trap-legitimate-concern-reason-to-decline-mueller-interview/ … We don’t know for certain that the Flynn interview was a perjury trap. But it sure looks like one. And regardless of whether Flynn pled guilty because he is guil...more

  • Lessons learned from the Special Election Ohio-12. @DavidMDrucker

    Aug 14 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Dayton in 1870  ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Lessons learned from the Special Election Ohio-12. @DavidMDrucker

  • Iran planted on the Golan Heights, ISISI planted in the Sinai & What is to be done?

    Aug 14 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Iran planted on the Golan Heights, ISISI planted in the Sinai & What is to be done?

  • "Indiana" Hoenlein and the lost Great Synagogue of Vilnius. @ThadMcCotterMalcolm Hoenlein

    Aug 14 2018

    (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow "Indiana" Hoenlein and the lost Great Synagogue of Vilnius. @ThadMcCotterMalcolm Hoenlein https://www.timesofisrael.com/archaeologists-find-holiest-part-of-vilnius-synagogue-razed-by-nazis-soviets/

  • What does the rest of the world make of the Russiagate obsession? @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund @ThadMcCotter

    Aug 14 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow What does the rest of the world make of the Russiagate obsession? @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund @ThadMcCotter

  • Red China fears Winnie the Pooh and a cheapened currency. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast @ThadMcCotter

    Aug 14 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Pooh Shepard1928) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Red China fears Winnie the Pooh and a cheapened currency. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast @ThadMcCotter

  • Goggle sneaking back into partnership with Red China. @JoshRogin @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast@ThadMcCotter

    Aug 14 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Goggle sneaking back into partnership with Red China. @JoshRogin @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast@ThadMcCotter

  • Taliban overruns Ghazni province and sets fire to Ghazni City. @BillRoggio @ThomasJoscelyn

    Aug 14 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Taliban overruns Ghazni province and sets fire to Ghazni City. @BillRoggio @ThomasJoscelyn  https://www.longwarjournal.org/archives/2018/08/video-from-ghazni-city-shows-taliban-on-streets-as-buildings-ablaze.php

  • Al Qaeda's senior 9-11 agents living and working in Iran in 2018. @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio

    Aug 14 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Al Qaeda's senior 9-11 agents living and working in Iran in 2018. @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio https://www.longwarjournal.org/archives/2018/08/analysis-2-wanted-al-qaeda-leaders-operate-in-iran.php

  • "The casualties were horrendous. The Russians were stupefied." "A Mad Catastrophe: 3 of 6: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire by Geoffrey Wawro (Author)

    Aug 14 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Picture of Serbian infantry on Ada Ciganlija during the First World War ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow "The casualties were horrendous. The Russians were stupefied." "A Mad Catastrophe: 3 of 6: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire by Geoffrey Wawro (Author) https://www.amazon.com/Mad-Catastrophe-Outbreak-Collapse-Habsburg/dp/0465028357

  • "They wasted the whole month of July." "A Mad Catastrophe: 2 of 6: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire by Geoffrey Wawro (Author)

    Aug 14 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Serbien muss sterb[i]en! ("Serbia must die!"; last word altered to rhyme). The propaganda caricature shows an Austrian hand crushing a Serb. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow  "They wasted the whole month of July." "A Mad Catastrophe: 2 of 6: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire by Geoffrey Wawro (Author) https://www.amazon.com/Mad-Catastrophe-Outbreak-...more

  • "The monarchy was basically coming apart." "A Mad Catastrophe: 1 of 6: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire by Geoffrey Wawro (Author)

    Aug 14 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Photograph of the Archduke and his wife emerging from the Sarajevo Town Hall to board their car, a few minutes before the assassination ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow "The monarchy was basically coming apart."  "A Mad Catastrophe: 1 of 6: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire by Geoffrey Wawro (Author) https://www.amazon.com/Mad-Catastrophe-Outbreak-Collapse-...more

  • "The creator of Sherlock Holmes believing in ghosts, in seances..." "On Conan Doyle: Or, The Whole Art of Storytelling by Michael Dirda.

    Aug 13 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Sherlock Holmes in "The Man with the Twisted Lip", which appeared in The Strand Magazine in December, 1891. Original caption was "THE PIPE WAS STILL BETWEEN HIS LIPS." Sanasi Dekabr 1891 Manba The Strand Magazine) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow "The creator of Sherlock Holmes believing in ghosts, in seances..." "On Conan Doyle: 2 of 2:  Or, The Whole Art of Storytelling ...more

  • "The distinguished speaker at the inaugural evening of the Baker Street Irregulars annual weekend" "On Conan Doyle: 1 of 2: Or, The Whole Art of Storytelling by Michael Dirda.

    Aug 13 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: English: Basil Rathbone & Nigel Bruce in Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon - cropped screenshot Date 1943 Source http://www.toutlecine.com/images/film/0014/00143613-sherlock-holmes-et-l-arme-secrete.html Author film screenshot (Universal Pictures)) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow "The distinguished speaker at the inaugural evening of the Baker Street Irregulars annual weekend" "On ...more

  • At 84, Curtis "died alone in his room in Beverley Hills." "Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: 3 of 3: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis by Timothy Egan.

    Aug 13 2018

    AUTHOR. Self-Portrait of Edward S. Curtis 1868-1952. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow At 84, Curtis "died alone in his room in Beverley Hills." "Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: 3 of 3: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis by Timothy Egan.  https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0544102762/ref=dbsadefrwtbiblvppii3 From Booklist Starred Review Before half its 20 volumes were publis...more

  • "The greatest single anthropological expedition in American history" "Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: 2 of 3: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis by Timothy Egan.

    Aug 13 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Princess Angeline of the Duwamish tribe in an 1896 photogravure by Edward Sheriff Curtis More details Princess Angeline (Duwamish) in an 1896 photogravure by Curtis Edward S. Curtis - Northwestern University, Digital Library Collections See also Library of Congress, digital ID cph.3b30156 "Kikisoblu (Princess Angeline) of the Duwamish" — the eldest daughter of Chief Seattle. 1896 portrait photograph by Edward S. Curtis. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact htt...more

  • "Morgan is not a friend of Indians." "Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: 1 of 3: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis by Timothy Egan.

    Aug 13 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: "Little Plume with his son Yellow Kidney occupies the position of honor, the space at the rear opposite the entrance. The picture is full of suggestion of the various Indian activities. In a prominent place lie the ever-present pipe and its accessories on the tobacco cutting-board. From the lodge-poles hang the buffalo-skin shield, the long medicine-bundle, an eagle-wing fan, and deerskin articles for accoutering the horse. The upper end of the rope is attached to the inte...more

  • Exploring a new kind of human: Denisovans at least 40,000 years again across Eurasia. @EvolutionScribe Ann Gibbons @ScienceMagazine

    Aug 13 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Homo sapiens dispersal routes out of Africa dating from 120,000 years ago: Genetic admixtures with Neandertaler and Denivosans took place 50,000 years ago.  Map showing Homo sapiens dispersal routes dating from 120,000 years ago. Credit: Katerina Douka and Michelle O'Reilly Paradigm Shift // Man Has Been Trickling Out of Africa for 120,000 Years, Archaeologists Say Ruth Schuster | Haaretz Correspondent | Dec 12, 2017 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatc...more

  • Proto-Neandertals in the Pit of Bones and what it means about our big brains. @EvolutionScribe Ann Gibbons.

    Aug 13 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Proto-Neandertals in the Pit of Bones and what it means about our big brains. @EvolutionScribe Ann Gibbons. http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2014/06/fossils-put-new-face-ancestors-neandertals The 12-meter-deep Sima de los Huesos (“pit of bones”) at Atapuerca offers the largest trove of hominin fossils ever found, including bones from 28 individuals. Many researchers expected...more

  • "Signature Strike is a terrible term." "Legitimate Target: 3 of 3: A Criteria-Based Approach to Targeted Killing (Terrorism and Global Justice Series) by Amos Guiora.

    Aug 13 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Caption: The explosion of the Marine Corps building in Beirut, Lebanon on October 23, 1983 created a large cloud of smoke that was visible from miles away. Photo by: Official USMC Photo PhotoID: 2001101810128 Submitted by: Headquarters Marine Corps Operation/Exercise/Event: Beirut This photo taken from http://www.usmc.mil/marinelink/image1.nsf/Lookup/2001101810128, which, since it is a US Marine Corps page, is public domain.  ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnB...more

  • "Prime Minister, you're wrong. Take the shot." "Legitimate Target: 2 of 3: A Criteria-Based Approach to Targeted Killing (Terrorism and Global Justice Series) by Amos Guiora.

    Aug 13 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:IAF Eitan (Heron TP) UAV (drone), Israeli Air Force, Independence Day 2017 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow "Prime Minister, you're wrong. Take the shot." "Legitimate Target: 2 of 3: A Criteria-Based Approach to Targeted Killing (Terrorism and Global Justice Series) by Amos Guiora. https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0199969736/ref=dbsadefrwthschvapitaftp1i3

  • The complicated triangle: Law, Morality, Effectiveness: "Legitimate Target: 1 of 3: A Criteria-Based Approach to Targeted Killing (Terrorism and Global Justice Series) by Amos Guiora

    Aug 13 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:2014 Gaza airstrikes  Image Courtesy: Amir Farshad Ebrahimi (www.flickr.com/photos/farshadebrahimi/3159000205/in/photo...), Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic | Flickr ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The complicated triangle: Law, Morality, Effectiveness: "Legitimate Target: 1 of 3: A Criteria-Based Approach to Targeted Killing (Terrorism and Global Justice Series) ...more

  • Jeff Bezos and the imagination of capitalism. @JohnTamny

    Aug 13 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Defense Secretary Ash Carter, left, meets with Amazon CEO and founder Jeff Bezos in Seattle, March 3, 2016. DoD photo by Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Tim D. Godbee ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Jeff Bezos and the imagination of capitalism. @JohnTamny https://www.realclearmarkets.com/articles/2018/08/09/despitewhatannielowreytellsyoujeffbezosswealthisasignofprogress103383.html Writing about Jeff Bezos...more

  • Roscosmos scrambling for a heavy-lift booster while struggling with Proton delays. Anatoly Zak @RussianSpaceWeb David Livingston SpaceShow.com

    Aug 13 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Proton-M, part being rotated to vertical. In the background the mobile service tower can be observed ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Roscosmos scrambling for a heavy-lift booster while struggling with Proton delays.  Anatoly Zak @RussianSpaceWeb David Livingston SpaceShow.com https://twitter.com/RussianSpaceWeb

  • Did TR die of a broken heart? "The Golden Lad: 1 of 2: The Haunting Story of Quentin and Theodore Roosevelt" by Eric Burns.

    Aug 12 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Quentin Roosevelt in a Nieuport fighter plane in France) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Did TR die of a broken heart? "The Golden Lad: 2 of 2: The Haunting Story of Quentin and Theodore Roosevelt" by Eric Burns.  http://www.amazon.com/Golden-Lad-Haunting-Theodore-Roosevelt/dp/1605989517/ref=sr11?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1461995547&sr=1-1&keywords=golden+lad+eric+burns “Piercing the la...more

  • What was TR to his children? "The Golden Lad: 1 of 2: The Haunting Story of Quentin and Theodore Roosevelt" by Eric Burns.

    Aug 12 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Quentin (shown here at age 13) was as gifted intellectually as his father and sailed through Groton and Harvard. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow What was TR to his children? "The Golden Lad: 1 of 2:  The Haunting Story of Quentin and Theodore Roosevelt" by Eric Burns.  http://www.amazon.com/Golden-Lad-Haunting-Theodore-Roosevelt/dp/1605989517/ref=sr11?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1461995547&...more

  • "Everyone knew not to surrender." "Voices of the Pacific: 3 of 3: Untold Stories from the Marine Heroes of World War II by Adam Makos and Marcus Brotherton.

    Aug 12 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Marines of 1st Marine Division fighting on Okinawa, 1945. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow "Everyone knew not to surrender." "Voices of the Pacific: 3 of 3: Untold Stories from the Marine Heroes of World War II by Adam Makos and Marcus Brotherton. "Following fifteen Marines from the Pearl Harbor attack, through battles with the Japanese, to their return home after V-J Day, Adam Makos and...more

  • "All they had was corn beef." "They thought they were going to a tropical paradise." "Voices of the Pacific: 3 of 3: Untold Stories from the Marine Heroes of World War II by Adam Makos and Marcus Brotherton.

    Aug 12 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:A Marine of the 1st Marine Regiment on Guadalcanal. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow "All they had was corn beef." "They thought they were going to a tropical paradise." "Voices of the Pacific: 3 of 3: Untold Stories from the Marine Heroes of World War II by Adam Makos and Marcus Brotherton. "Following fifteen Marines from the Pearl Harbor attack, through battles with the Japan...more

  • "They thought they were going to a tropical paradise." "Voices of the Pacific: 3 of 3: Untold Stories from the Marine Heroes of World War II by Adam Makos and Marcus Brotherton.

    Aug 12 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:A U.S. 11th Marines 75mm pack howitzer and crew ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow "They thought they were going to a tropical paradise." "Voices of the Pacific: 3 of 3: Untold Stories from the Marine Heroes of World War II by Adam Makos and Marcus Brotherton. "Following fifteen Marines from the Pearl Harbor attack, through battles with the Japanese, to their return home after V-J Day, Ada...more

  • Harvard College rationalizes bigotry 2018. 2 of 2: @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

    Aug 12 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:The "River" Houses. Harvard Yard at top center. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Harvard College rationalizes bigotry 2018. 2 of 2: @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst  https://www.hoover.org/research/harvards-asian-exclusion

  • Harvard College rationalizes bigotry 2018. 1 of 2: @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

    Aug 12 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:View of freshman dormitories in Harvard Yard ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Harvard College rationalizes bigotry 2018. 1 of 2: @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst  https://www.hoover.org/research/harvards-asian-exclusion

  • Ethiopia moves to re-engage with Eritrea and Djibouti & What is to be done? Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs.

    Aug 12 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Highlands between Asmara and Massawa ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Ethiopia moves to re-engage with Eritrea and Djibouti & What is to be done? Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs. The Red Sea Emerging as a Key Global Strategic Dynamic Thanks to a Revolution Begun in Ethiopia Analysis. By Gregory R. Copley, Editor, GIS/Defense & Foreign Affairs. It is now necessary for all major trading ...more

  • The New American Civil War: 2 of 2: What if, like Rome, the civil war lasts several hundred years until the end of the empire? Michael Vlahos @JHUWorldCrisis

    Aug 12 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Painting by William Bell Scott; the face of the centurion is that of John Clayton (Painting at Wallington Hall) William Bell Scott - EuroPicture.de Permission details The author died in 1890, so this work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 100 years or less.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The New American ...more

  • The New American Civil War: 1 of 2: What if, like Rome, the civil war lasts several hundred years until the end of the empire? Michael Vlahos @JHUWorldCrisis

    Aug 12 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Sections of Hadrian's Wall remain along the route, though much has been dismantled over the years to use the stones for various nearby construction projects. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The New American Civil War: 1 of 2: What if, like Rome, the civil war lasts several hundred years until the end of the empire? Michael Vlahos @JHUWorldCrisis

  • On the Road to Azerbaijan: Life on the Silk Road along the Russian-Dagestan border at Shaki. Javanshir Feyziyev, MP, Parliament of the Republic of Azerbaijan.

    Aug 12 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Nature of Shaki) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow On the Road to Azerbaijan: Life on the Silk Road along the Russian-Dagestan border at Shaki. Javanshir Feyziyev, MP, Parliament of the Republic of Azerbaijan.

  • The unfinished war with ISIS; the unseen war with Iran. @angutowski @FDD.

    Aug 12 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:The entrance to Abu Kamal from the town of Al-Salihiyah ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The unfinished war with ISIS; the unseen war with Iran. @angutowski @FDD. https://www.realcleardefense.com/articles/2018/08/10/isthepentagonabouttohandiranamajorbordercrossing_113709.html

  • Larry Summer's pessimism cannot explain President Trump's optimism. @LizPeek @TheHill

    Aug 11 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: President Barack Obama talks with Office of Management and Budget Director Peter Orszag, right, National Economic Council Director Larry Summers, and Assistant to the President for Energy and Climate Change Carol Browner, at the end of a climate change meeting in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Oct. 14, 2009. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) Date 14 October 2009, 17:32 Source P101409PS-0504 Author The White House from Washington, DC) http://JohnBatchelorShow...more

  • Obama's failure of democracy: Ukraine, Syria, Venezuela, Iran, Cuba. @CRosett

    Aug 11 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:U.S. President Barack Obama sits with Cuban President Raul Castro at the Estadio Latinoamericano in Havana, Cuba, as he members of a U.S. delegation including U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry attend an exhibition game on March 22, 2016, between the Cuban National Baseball Team and the Tampa Bay Rays. [State Department photo/ Public Domain] Date 22 March 2016, 12:55 Source President Obama With Cuban President Castro at Estadio Latinoamericano in Havana, Cuba Author U.S. Depar...more

  • Pacific Watch: Fire season exploding upon us.@JeffBliss1

    Aug 11 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: English: A DC-10 air tanker drops chemical fire retardant below Pilot Peak at the Rim Fire. The Rim Fire in the Stanislaus National Forest near in California began on Aug. 17, 2013 and is under investigation. The fire has consumed approximately 199,237 acres and is 32% contained. U.S. Forest Service photo by Mike McMillan. Date 17 August 2013 Source https://www.flickr.com/photos/usdagov/9626930471/ Author United States Department of Agriculture) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/...more

  • Fair-weather Trumpers, Socialist Democrats & What is to be done? @DanHenninger @WSJOpinion

    Aug 11 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Cumulus clouds in fair weather. Photograph taken by Michael Jastremski. Date 2004 Source legacy.openphoto.net Author Michael Jastremski) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Fair-weather Trumpers, Socialist Democrats & What is to be done? @DanHenninger @WSJOpinion https://www.wsj.com/articles/trumps-ultimate-disruption-1533768073

  • "Wilson gets blamed for everything with the Treaty of Versailles:" "The Moralist: 4 of 4: Woodrow Wilson and the World He Made" by Patricia O'Toole (Author)

    Aug 11 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Wilson returning from the Versailles Peace Conference, 1919.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow "Wilson gets blamed for everything with the Treaty of Versailles:" "The Moralist: 4 of 4: Woodrow Wilson and the World He Made" by Patricia O'Toole (Author) https://www.amazon.com/Moralist-Woodrow-Wilson-World-Made/dp/0743298098

  • The most powerful man in the Solar System: "City of Light, City of Poison: 3 of 3: Murder, Magic, and the First Police Chief of Paris" by Holly Tucker (Author)

    Aug 11 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: The Seine, the Pont Neuf, and the convent of the Augustinians on the left) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The most powerful man in the Solar System: "City of Light, City of Poison: 3 of 3: Murder, Magic, and the First Police Chief of Paris" by Holly Tucker (Author) https://audioboom.com/posts/6966621-the-sun-king-s-romances-city-of-light-city-of-poison-1-of-3-murder-magic-and-the-first-police-chi...more

  • Murder mystery: "City of Light, City of Poison: 2 of 3: Murder, Magic, and the First Police Chief of Paris" by Holly Tucker (Author)

    Aug 11 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Louis XIV crossing the Pont Neuf (1660)e ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Murder mystery: "City of Light, City of Poison: 2 of 3: Murder, Magic, and the First Police Chief of Paris" by Holly Tucker (Author) https://audioboom.com/posts/6966621-the-sun-king-s-romances-city-of-light-city-of-poison-1-of-3-murder-magic-and-the-first-police-chief-of-paris-by-holly-tucker-author  TUCKER_POISON-1of3.mp3 Twitter: @BatchelorShow

  • The Sun King's romances: "City of Light, City of Poison: 1 of 3: Murder, Magic, and the First Police Chief of Paris" by Holly Tucker (Author)

    Aug 11 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:th Sun King ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Sun King's romances: "City of Light, City of Poison: 1 of 3: Murder, Magic, and the First Police Chief of Paris" by Holly Tucker (Author) https://www.amazon.com/City-Light-Poison-Murder-Police/dp/0393239780

  • Russian Eyewitness of the Trump Tower Meeting: 2 of 2: June 9, 2016. @AaronKleinShow

    Aug 11 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: English: Atrium of the Trump Tower on Fifth Avenue, New York Date 23 May 2010 Source Own work Author Fletcher6) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Russian Eyewitness of the Trump Tower Meeting: 2 of 2: June 9, 2016. @AaronKleinShow https://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2018/08/08/witness-trump-tower-meeting-was-boring-policy-presentation/

  • Russian Eyewitness of the Trump Tower Meeting: 1 of 2: June 9, 2016. @AaronKleinShow

    Aug 11 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Trump Tower) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Russian Eyewitness of the Trump Tower Meeting: 1 of 2: June 9, 2016. @AaronKleinShow https://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2018/08/08/witness-trump-tower-meeting-was-boring-policy-presentation/

  • The Pentagon does not sound thrilled about the Space Force. @PappalardoJoe

    Aug 11 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Photo of Frankie Thomas as Tom Corbett from the television program Tom Corbett, Space Cadet. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Pentagon does not sound thrilled about the Space Force. @PappalardoJoe https://www.popularmechanics.com/space/satellites/amp22687215/mike-pence-space-force-creation/?_twitterimpression=true

  • The people, the Shah and the end of the Mullahs. @LisaDaftari @ForeignDesk

    Aug 11 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Pahlavi meeting with American president Franklin D. Roosevelt during the Tehran Conference, two years after his father's forced abdication during the Anglo-Soviet Invasion of Iran) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The people, the Shah and the end of the Mullahs. @LisaDaftari @ForeignDesk

  • Perry Mason observes the Manafort/Gates trial. @DebraSaunders

    Aug 11 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Manafort with President Ronald Reagan and then Vice President George H. W. Bush in 1982 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Perry Mason observes the Manafort/Gates trial. @DebraSaunders

  • The first day of the Republican counterattack in the new America civil war. @VDHanson @MaryKissel

    Aug 10 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Spanish Civil War  ca. 1937, Spain --- A group of Republican soldiers talk to journalists during the Spanish Civil War, including the American novelist Ernest Hemingway (seen with his back to the camera), who served as a war correspondant. --- Image by ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The first day of the Republican counterattack in the new America civil war. @VDHanson @MaryKissel

  • Russia threatens to grab Georgia & What is to be done? @SebGorka

    Aug 10 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Russia threatens to grab Georgia & What is to be done? @SebGorka https://warfarehistorynetwork.com/daily/wwii/soviet-navy-over-berlin/

  • North Korea slows down and the Trump Administration speeds up re denuclearization.

    Aug 10 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: North Korea slows down and the Trump Administration speeds up re denuclearization.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow North Korea slows down and the Trump Administration speeds up re denuclearization.

  • The Republican struggle to hold the House against the Democratic struggle to impeach the president. @MaryKissel

    Aug 10 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:House of Representative ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Republican struggle to hold the House against the Democratic struggle to impeach the president. @MaryKissel https://www.wsj.com/articles/the-red-wave-illusion-1533767358

  • Trump administration tariffs are costing American manufacturing jobs & What is to be done? @MaryKissel

    Aug 10 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:nglish: General View of #2 Spinning Room in Indian Orchard Cotton Mill, Indian Orchard, Mass. Location: Indian Orchard, Massachusetts Date 29 June 1916 Source  ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Trump administration tariffs are costing American manufacturing jobs & What is to be done? @MaryKissel https://www.wsj.com/articles/a-looming-trade-lesson-1533854863

  • Wilson's greatest political skill was oratory: "The Moralist: 1 of 4: Woodrow Wilson and the World He Made" by Patricia O'Toole (Author)

    Aug 10 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:English: President Woodrow Wilson throws out the first pitch at the 1915 World Series. To his left is his mother in-law, Sallie White Bolling (1843-1925)} and to his right is mayor Rudolph Blankenburg ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Wilson's greatest political skill was oratory: "The Moralist: 1 of 4: Woodrow Wilson and the World He Made" by Patricia O'Toole (Author) https://www.amazon...more

  • Wilson regarded the Great War as a senseless bloodbath: "The Moralist: 3 of 4: Woodrow Wilson and the World He Made" by Patricia O'Toole (Author)

    Aug 10 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:USA:s president Woodrow Wilson talar inför kongressen den 3 februari 1917 och tillkännager att landet denna dag bryter de diplomatiska förbindelserna med Tyskland English: President Wilson before Congress, announcing the break in the official relations with Germany. February 3, 1917. Public domain, från http://teachpol.tcnj.edu/amerpolhist/thumbnail292.html Date 3 February 1917 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @Batchelor...more

  • We can see the reddish dust storm on Mars as it may be easing. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Aug 10 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:July 1, 2001 The Hubble Space Telescope captured this awesome dust storm covering the martian surface. Earth has dust storms, too, but the planet-girdling storms on Mars dwarf their terrestrial counterparts. No one knows exactly how Martian dust storms grow to such awesome proportions.  ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow We can see the reddish dust storm on Mars as it may be easing. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBl...more

  • Turkey's Erdogan persecutes an American pastor & What is to be done? @WJMcGurn @WSJopinion.

    Aug 10 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Remains of a Byzantine column found at Byzantium's acropolis, located today within the Topkapı Palace complex. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Turkey's Erdogan persecutes an American pastor & What is to be done? @WJMcGurn @WSJopinion.

  • Pipeline politics and prosperity in the Caspian Sea basin. Robert Cutler. Institute of European, Russian and Eurasian Studies Carleton University

    Aug 10 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: English: Map of the existing and planned oil and gas pipelines from Baku. Norsk nynorsk: Kart over dei noverande og planlagde olje- og gassleidningane frå Baku. Date 10 August 2008 Source Own work Author Thomas Blomberg Other versions  Arabic) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Pipeline politics and prosperity in the Caspian Sea basin. Robert Cutler. Institute of European, Russian and Eurasian Studies Ca...more

  • Grayson was Wilson's "boon companion:": "The Moralist: 2 of 4: Woodrow Wilson and the World He Made" by Patricia O'Toole (Author)

    Aug 10 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:President Wilson on Speaking Tour  Local Accession Number: CTG 00032 Description: President Wilson speaking to a gentleman, with Dr. Grayson looking on. Photographer: Underwood and Underwood Source: Cary T. Grayson Collection Size: 6x8 Medium: Print, Sepia Date: 1919 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Grayson was Wilson's "boon companion:": "The Moralist: 2 of 4: Woodrow Wilson and th...more

  • Capitalism in Space means failure as well as success: Planetary Resources hesitates. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Aug 10 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:NASA’s Asteroid Data Hunter contest series was part of NASA’s Asteroid Grand Challenge, which is focused on finding all asteroid threats to human populations and knowing what to do about them. Image Credit: NASA ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Capitalism in Space means failure as well as success: Planetary Resources hesitates. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com http://behindtheblack.com/?s=planetary+Resou...more

  • Bernie and Sid in the Morning: My travels in Azerbaijan: 2 of 2: @bernieandsid @77WABCRadio 08/0-9/2018. Bernard McGurk, Sid Rosenberg.

    Aug 09 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: 21st Century Baku) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Bernie and Sid in the Morning: My travels in Azerbaijan: 2 of 2: @bernieandsid @77WABCRadio 08/0-9/2018. Bernard McGurk, Sid Rosenberg.

  • Bernie and Sid in the Morning: My travels in Azerbaijan: 1 of 2: @bernieandsid @77WABCRadio 08/09/2018. Bernard McGurk, Sid Rosenberg.

    Aug 09 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Painting of Baku's shoreline in 1861 by Alexey Bogolyubov.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Bernie and Sid in the Morning: My travels in Azerbaijan: 1 of 2: @bernieandsid @77WABCRadio 08/09/2018. Bernard McGurk, Sid Rosenberg.

  • The Democrats are excited to lose closely to Trump again & What is to be done? @MonicaCrowley

    Aug 09 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Democrats are excited to lose closely to Trump again & What is to be done? @MonicaCrowley

  • Securitizing uninspected rental housing out of the foreclosed single family homes of 2009. Michelle Conlin, @Reuters

    Aug 09 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Securitizing uninspected rental housing out of the foreclosed single family homes of 2009. Michelle Conlin, @Reuters https://www.reuters.com/investigates/special-report/usa-housing-invitation/

  • The horror of ethnic cleansing in Red China's Xinjiang province. @JoshRogin @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Aug 09 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The horror of ethnic cleansing in Red China's Xinjiang province. @JoshRogin @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/global-opinions/ethnic-cleansing-makes-a-comeback--in-china/2018/08/02/55f73fa2-9691-11e8-810c-5fa705927d54story.html?utmterm=.9f88a0cea21e Ethnic cleansing makes a comeback — in China By Josh Rogin If ethnic cleansing takes...more

  • Xi's pursuit of power at the Party's annual fete & What is to be done? Charles Burton, Brock University. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Aug 09 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Xi's pursuit of power at the Party's annual fete & What is to be done? Charles Burton, Brock University.  @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

  • How do Russia and China beat the US sanctions on Iran? @Rich_Goldberg

    Aug 09 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow How do Russia and China beat the US sanctions on Iran? @Rich_Goldberg

  • Revolution is positive and civil war is negative: "Civil Wars" 3 of 3: by David Armitage

    Aug 09 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Mass meeting in New York City April 20, 1861, to support the Union.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Revolution is positive and civil war is negative: "Civil Wars" 3 of 3: by David Armitage https://www.amazon.com/Civil-Wars-David-Armitage/dp/030745617X/ref=sr11?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1533779701&sr=1-1&keywords=david+armitage+civil+wars A highly original history, tracing the least ...more

  • Is a civil war generative? "Civil Wars" 2 of 3: by David Armitage

    Aug 09 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:The meeting of the Estates General on 5 May 1789 at Versailles ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Is a civil war generative? "Civil Wars" 2 of 3: by David Armitage https://www.amazon.com/Civil-Wars-David-Armitage/dp/030745617X/ref=sr11?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1533779701&sr=1-1&keywords=david+armitage+civil+wars A highly original history, tracing the least understood and most intractable...more

  • How do you know you are in a civil war? "Civil Wars" 1 of 3: by David Armitage

    Aug 09 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow How do you know you are in a civil war? "Civil Wars" 1 of 3: by David Armitage https://www.amazon.com/Civil-Wars-David-Armitage/dp/030745617X/ref=sr11?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1533779701&sr=1-1&keywords=david+armitage+civil+wars A highly original history, tracing the least understood and most intractable form of organized human aggression from Ancient R...more

  • Who does Nero send to execute Seneca?: "Dying Every Day: 3 of 3: Seneca at the Court of Nero" by James Romm (Author)

    Aug 09 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Plato, Seneca, and Aristotle in a medieval manuscript illustration (c. 1325–35) ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Who does Nero send to execute Seneca?: "Dying Every Day: 3 of 3: Seneca at the Court of Nero" by James Romm (Author) https://www.amazon.com/Dying-Every-Day-Seneca-Court/dp/0307596877

  • Seneca at the Court of Nero" by James Romm (Author)

    Aug 09 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Manuel Domínguez Sánchez, The suicide of Seneca (1871), Museo del Prado) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Rules for a Roman suicide: "Dying Every Day: 2 of 3: Seneca at the Court of Nero" by James Romm (Author) https://www.amazon.com/Dying-Every-Day-Seneca-Court/dp/0307596877

  • Nero's Tutor: "Dying Every Day: 1 of 3: Seneca at the Court of Nero" by James Romm (Author)

    Aug 09 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Nero and Seneca, by Eduardo Barrón (1904). Museo del Prado) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Nero's Tutor: "Dying Every Day: 1 of 3: Seneca at the Court of Nero" by James Romm (Author) https://www.amazon.com/Dying-Every-Day-Seneca-Court/dp/0307596877

  • Hitler ordered Paulus to commit suicide: "Stalingrad: 5 of 6: The City that Defeated the Third Reich by Jochen Hellbeck (Editor), Christopher Tauchen (Translator).

    Aug 08 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Soviet assault troops in the battle) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Hitler ordered Paulus to commit suicide: "Stalingrad: 5 of 6: The City that Defeated the Third Reich by Jochen Hellbeck (Editor), Christopher Tauchen (Translator). “Jochen Hellbeck recasts our understanding of the ‘Russian way’ of waging war. He comes as close as will ever be possible to capturing the peculiar culture of Soviet sold...more

  • Unfashionable bottom-up history like Tolstoy's: "Stalingrad: 6 of 6: The City that Defeated the Third Reich by Jochen Hellbeck (Editor), Christopher Tauchen (Translator).

    Aug 08 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:German soldiers as prisoners of war. In the background is the heavily fought-over Stalingrad grain elevator. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Unfashionable bottom-up history like Tolstoy's: "Stalingrad: 6 of 6: The City that Defeated the Third Reich by Jochen Hellbeck (Editor), Christopher Tauchen (Translator). “Jochen Hellbeck recasts our understanding of the ‘Russian way’ of waging war. He comes ...more

  • The Killing Book: "Stalingrad: 4 of 6: The City that Defeated the Third Reich by Jochen Hellbeck (Editor), Christopher Tauchen (Translator).

    Aug 08 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Soviet marines landing on the west bank of the Volga River) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Killing Book: "Stalingrad: 4 of 6: The City that Defeated the Third Reich by Jochen Hellbeck (Editor), Christopher Tauchen (Translator). “Jochen Hellbeck recasts our understanding of the ‘Russian way’ of waging war. He comes as close as will ever be possible to capturing the peculiar culture of Soviet soldie...more

  • Fourth Century AD Byzantium adopts Christianity and condemns atheism: "Battling the Gods: 2 of 3: Atheism in the Ancient World" by Tim Whitmarsh (Author)

    Aug 08 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Français : Le Christ Pantocrator de la mosaïque de la Déisis (XIIIe s.) à Sainte-Sophie (Istanbul, Turquie) English: The Christ Pantocrator of the Deesis mosaic (13th-century) in Hagia Sophia (Istanbul, Turkey) Date 8 November 2012 Source Own work Author Photograph: Myrabella Attribution (required by the license) Photo: Myrabella / Wikimedia Commons / CC BY-SA 3.0) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Fourt...more

  • The Classical Fifth Century BCE Greece invention of the word atheism: "Battling the Gods: 2 of 3: Atheism in the Ancient World" by Tim Whitmarsh (Author)

    Aug 08 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Phidias Showing the Frieze of the Parthenon to Pericles, Aspasia, Alcibiades and Friends, by Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema, 1868, Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Classical Fifth Century BCE Greece invention of the word atheism:  "Battling the Gods: 2 of 3: Atheism in the Ancient World" by Tim Whitmarsh (Author) https://www.amazon.com/Battling-Gods-Atheism-Ancien...more

  • "Many and ludicrous are the stories of the Greeks!" "Battling the Gods: 1 of 3: Atheism in the Ancient World" by Tim Whitmarsh (Author)

    Aug 08 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Echo and Narcissus (1903), a Pre-Raphaelite interpretation by John William Waterhouse ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow "Many and ludicrous are the stories of the Greeks!" "Battling the Gods: 1 of 3: Atheism in the Ancient World" by Tim Whitmarsh (Author) https://www.amazon.com/Battling-Gods-Atheism-Ancient-World/dp/0307948773 How new is atheism? Although adherents and opponents alike t...more

  • Lost Alternatives of Gorbachev: 3 of: 3: The reality in their lives is World War Two. Stephen F. Cohen @NYU @Princeton (August 2017)

    Aug 08 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:September 2000: Vladimir Putin and former President of the Soviet Union Mikhail Gorbachev. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Lost Alternatives of Gorbachev: 3 of: 3: The reality in their lives is World War Two. Stephen F. Cohen @NYU @Princeton (August 2017) "...His father was a combine harvester operator and World War II veteran, named Sergey Andreyevich Gorbachev. His mother, Maria Panteleyevna Gorbach...more

  • Lost Alternatives of Gorbachev: 2 of: 3: The man who dismantles the Stalinist system, or at least, begins. Stephen F. Cohen @NYU @Princeton (August 2017)

    Aug 08 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Reagan & Gorbachev Depart  U.S. President Reagan and Soviet General Secretary Gorbachev depart after the final meeting at Hofdi House, Reykjavik, Iceland. 12/10/86. Courtesy of Ronald Reagan Library) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Lost Alternatives of Gorbachev: 2 of: 3: The man who dismantles the Stalinist system, or at least, begins. Stephen F. Cohen @NYU @Princeton (August 2017) "...His fathe...more

  • Lost Alternatives of Gorbachev: 1 of: 3: Thirty years later. Stephen F. Cohen @NYU @Princeton (August 2017)

    Aug 08 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:C44173-23, President Reagan and Soviet General Secretary Gorbachev checking their watches while waiting for their wives in the White House Diplomatic Reception room. 12/9/87. Date 9 December 1987 Source http://www.reagan.utexas.edu/archives/photographs/gorby.html Author Fed Govt ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Lost Alternatives of Gorbachev: 1 of: 3: Thirty years later. Stephen F. Cohen @NYU @Princeton (...more

  • The US is in big trouble for Cyber War: "iWar: 3 of 3: War and Peace in the Information Age" by Bill Gertz (Author)

    Aug 08 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Michael S. Rogers (born October 31, 1959) is a former United States Navy admiral who served as the second commander of the U.S. Cyber Command (USCYBERCOM). He concurrently served as the 17th director of the National Security Agency (NSA) and as chief of the Central Security Service (CSS) from April 3, 2014. Prior to that, Rogers served as the Commander of the Tenth Fleet and Commander of the U.S. Fleet Cyber Command.[2] During his tenure, he helped transform and elevate U.S. Cybe...more

  • Obama did not respond forcefully to Red China's cyberattacks: "iWar: 2 of 3: War and Peace in the Information Age" by Bill Gertz (Author)

    Aug 08 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Lieutenant General Jon M. Davis, USMC Deputy Commander, U.S. Cyber Command 2014-2014 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Obama did not respond forcefully to Red China's cyberattacks: "iWar: 2 of 3: War and Peace in the Information Age" by Bill Gertz (Author) https://www.amazon.com/iWar-War-Peace-Information-Age/dp/1501154982 Discover how the United States can beat China, Russia, Iran, and ISIS i...more

  • Attacking the Internet of Things: "iWar: 1 of 3: War and Peace in the Information Age" by Bill Gertz (Author)

    Aug 08 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Official photographic portrait of the Director of the National Security Agency (NSA), General Keith B. Alexander, United States Army in Army service uniform.2010-2014 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Attacking the Internet of Things: "iWar: 1 of 3:  War and Peace in the Information Age" by Bill Gertz (Author) https://www.amazon.com/iWar-War-Peace-Information-Age/dp/1501154982 Discover how the ...more

  • Caesar's appetite for risk: "Masters of Command: 3 of 3: Alexander, Hannibal, Caesar, and the Genius of Leadership" by Barry Strauss

    Aug 07 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: VladoubidoOo Description  Français : Jules-Elie Delaunay, César dans la barque, 1855, Nantes, musée des Beaux-Arts Date 30 May 2014, 09:39:11 Source/Photographer Own work) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Caesar's appetite for risk: "Masters of Command: 3 of 3: Alexander, Hannibal, Caesar, and the Genius of Leadership" by Barry Strauss https://www.amazon.com/Masters-Command-Alexander-Hanni...more

  • Underestimating Hannibal: "Masters of Command: 2 of 3: Alexander, Hannibal, Caesar, and the Genius of Leadership" by Barry Strauss

    Aug 07 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: rançais : Traversée du Rhône par Hannibal Barca English: Hannibal Barca crossing the Rhône Date 1878 Source Scan book Author Henri Motte (1846-1922)) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Underestimating Hannibal: "Masters of Command: 2 of 3: Alexander, Hannibal, Caesar, and the Genius of Leadership" by Barry Strauss https://www.amazon.com/Masters-Command-Alexander-Hannibal-Leadership/dp/1439164495...more

  • Underestimating Alexander: "Masters of Command: 1 of 3: Alexander, Hannibal, Caesar, and the Genius of Leadership" by Barry Strauss

    Aug 07 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Sebastiano Conca (1680–1764) Blue pencil.svg wikidata:Q774781 Sebastiano Conca: Alexander the Great in the Temple of Jerusalem Title  Alexander the Great in the Temple of Jerusalem Object type painting Date circa 1736 Medium oil on canvas Dimensions Height: 53 cm (20.8 in); Width: 70 cm (27.5 in) Current location  Prado National Museum Blue pencil.svg wikidata:Q160112 (Inventory) ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: ...more

  • Comprehending the aggression of Assad, Putin, Xi, Kim: 2 of 2: . Bruce Bueno de Mesquita, NYU, Hoover. “Red, White And Peaceful: Advancing U.S. Security Through Peaceful Means” by Bruce Bueno de Mesquita, Kiron K. Skinner.

    Aug 07 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:English: Fiery Cross Reef, Spratly Islands, South China Sea, in May 2015 Date May 2015 Source http://www.ndtv.com/world-news/images-show-chinese-airstrip-on-man-made-spratly-island-nearly-finished-777353 Author United States Navy ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Comprehending the aggression of Assad, Putin, Xi, Kim: 2 of 2: . Bruce Bueno de Mesquita, NYU, Hoover. “Red, White And Peaceful: Advancing U.S. S...more

  • Comprehending the pattern of aggression of Assad, Putin, Xi, Kim: 1 of 2: . Bruce Bueno de Mesquita, NYU, Hoover. “Red, White And Peaceful: Advancing U.S. Security Through Peaceful Means” by Bruce Bueno de Mesquita, Kiron K. Skinner.

    Aug 07 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:The scene at Saadallah Al-Jabiri Square after being targeted by the Al-Nusra Front in October 2012 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Comprehending the pattern of aggression of Assad, Putin, Xi, Kim: 1 of 2: . Bruce Bueno de Mesquita, NYU, Hoover. “Red, White And Peaceful: Advancing U.S. Security Through Peaceful Means” by Bruce Bueno de Mesquita, Kiron K. Skinner. via National Interest "The government o...more

  • Priam is the hero of the Illiad: "Why Homer Matters: 3 of 3: A History" by Adam Nicolson.

    Aug 07 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Photograph taken of the bust of Homer in the British Museum, London. Marble terminal bust of Homer. Roman copy of a lost Hellenistic original of the 2nd c. BC. From Baiae, Italy. The so-called Hellenistic blind-type can be paralleled with figures of the Pergamon Altar, and the original of the type was perhaps created for the great library at Pergamon.  ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Priam is the hero of t...more

  • "Going to the grave with the Illiad as a pillow: "Why Homer Matters: 2 of 3: A History" by Adam Nicolson.

    Aug 07 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Iliad, Book VIII, lines 245–53, Greek manuscript, late 5th, early 6th centuries AD.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow "Going to the grave with the Illiad as a pillow: "Why Homer Matters: 2 of 3: A History" by Adam Nicolson. https://www.amazon.com/Why-Homer-Matters-Adam-Nicolson/dp/1250074940/ref=sr11?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1533613849&sr=1-1&keywords=Adam+Nicolson+Why+Homer "...more

  • Homer believes that Achilles "suffers necessity": "Why Homer Matters: 1 of 3: A History" by Adam Nicolson.

    Aug 07 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Achilles Lamenting the Death of Patroclus (1855) by the Russian realist Nikolai Ge) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Homer believes that Achilles "suffers necessity": "Why Homer Matters: 1 of 3: A History" by Adam Nicolson. https://www.amazon.com/Why-Homer-Matters-Adam-Nicolson/dp/1250074940/ref=sr11?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1533613849&sr=1-1&keywords=Adam+Nicolson+Why+Homer ...more

  • "For the Motherland! For Stalin!": "Stalingrad: 3 of 6: The City that Defeated the Third Reich by Jochen Hellbeck (Editor), Christopher Tauchen (Translator).

    Aug 07 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Soviets preparing to ward off a German assault in Stalingrad's suburbs ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow "For the Motherland! For Stalin!": "Stalingrad: 3 of 6: The City that Defeated the Third Reich by Jochen Hellbeck (Editor), Christopher Tauchen (Translator). “Jochen Hellbeck recasts our understanding of the ‘Russian way’ of waging war. He comes as close as will ever be possible to capt...more

  • Surviving the carpet bombing: "Stalingrad: 2 of 6: The City that Defeated the Third Reich by Jochen Hellbeck (Editor), Christopher Tauchen (Translator).

    Aug 07 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Smoke over the city center after aerial bombing by the German Luftwaffe on the central station) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Surviving the carpet bombing: "Stalingrad: 2 of 6: The City that Defeated the Third Reich by Jochen Hellbeck (Editor), Christopher Tauchen (Translator). “Jochen Hellbeck recasts our understanding of the ‘Russian way’ of waging war. He comes as close as will ever be possible to...more

  • Eyewitnesses: "Stalingrad: 1 of 6: The City that Defeated the Third Reich by Jochen Hellbeck (Editor), Christopher Tauchen (Translator).

    Aug 07 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: German Infantry in position for an attack) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Eyewitnesses: "Stalingrad: 1 of 6: The City that Defeated the Third Reich by Jochen Hellbeck (Editor), Christopher Tauchen (Translator). “Jochen Hellbeck recasts our understanding of the ‘Russian way’ of waging war. He comes as close as will ever be possible to capturing the peculiar culture of Soviet soldiers in their devastati...more

  • Ken Kesey demonstrates LSD: "American Fun: 3 of 3: Four Centuries of Joyous Revolt." by John Beckman. @AmericanFun

    Aug 06 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Ken Kesey, the Pranksters, and FurtherImage from Huckmagazine.com ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Ken Kesey demonstrates LSD: "American Fun: 3 of 3: Four Centuries of Joyous Revolt." by John Beckman. @AmericanFun  https://audioboom.com/boos/4414369-american-fun-four-centuries-of-joyous-revolt-by-john-beckman?utmcampaign=detailpage&utmcontent=retweet&utmmedium=social&utmsource=twitter ...more

  • The Jack Tars of Boston: "American Fun: 2 of 3: Four Centuries of Joyous Revolt." by John Beckman. @AmericanFun

    Aug 06 2018

    AUTHOR. (PhotoBoston Public Library Follow A life on the ocean wave, and a sail with never a reef, a jolly jack tar so brave, and plenty of 'Wilson's Beef.' [front]  File name: 1003000218a Binder label: Meat Title: A life on the ocean wave, and a sail with never a reef, a jolly jack tar so brave, and plenty of 'Wilson's Beef.' [front] Date issued: 1870 - 1900 (approximate) Physical description: 1 print : chromolithograph ; 13 x 8 cm. Genre: Advertising cards Subj...more

  • The industrialized fun of the Ferris Wheel: "American Fun: 1 of 3: Four Centuries of Joyous Revolt." by John Beckman. @AmericanFun

    Aug 06 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Magic-City, Paris, France, 1913 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The industrialized fun of the Ferris Wheel: "American Fun: 1 of 3: Four Centuries of Joyous Revolt." by John Beckman. @AmericanFun https://audioboom.com/boos/4414369-american-fun-four-centuries-of-joyous-revolt-by-john-beckman?utmcampaign=detailpage&utmcontent=retweet&utmmedium=social&utmsource=twitter via @batchelorshow ...more

  • The Samaritans: "Heirs to Forgotten Kingdoms: 4 of 4: Journeys Into the Disappearing Religions of the Middle East" by Gerard Russell.

    Aug 06 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Jacob esh-Shelaby and General Wilson Description  English:  Identifier: samaritansearlie00montuoft (find matches) Title: The Samaritans, the earliest Jewish sect; their history, theology, and literature Year: 1907 (1900s) Authors: Montgomery, James A. (James Alan), 1866-1949 Subjects: Samaritans Publisher: Philadelphia J.C. Winston Contributing Library: Robarts - University of Toronto Digitizing Sponsor: MSN ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorS...more

  • The Zoroastrians: "Heirs to Forgotten Kingdoms: 3 of 4: Journeys Into the Disappearing Religions of the Middle East" by Gerard Russell.

    Aug 06 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:English: A family of Ahura Mazda-worshipers: Tehran Date 1910 Source The National Geographic Magazine, October 1910 Author Unknown ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Zoroastrians: "Heirs to Forgotten Kingdoms: 3 of 4: Journeys Into the Disappearing Religions of the Middle East" by Gerard Russell. https://www.amazon.com/Heirs-Forgotten-Kingdoms-Disappearing-Religions/dp/0465049915/ref=sr1fkmr2...more

  • The Druze: "Heirs to Forgotten Kingdoms: 2 of 4: Journeys Into the Disappearing Religions of the Middle East" by Gerard Russell.

    Aug 06 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: English: Druze Clerics During the Mount Lebanon Mutasarrifate era. Date Late 1800's Source Taken from a book printed in 1918, entitled: لُبنان: مباحث علمية واجتماعية = Lebanon: Scientific and Social Researches. Author Unknown Permission (Reusing this file)  Photo has been taken more than 50 years ago, in the Ottoman Empire, it has no copy rights. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Druze: "...more

  • The Yazidis: "Heirs to Forgotten Kingdoms: 1 of 4: Journeys Into the Disappearing Religions of the Middle East" by Gerard Russell.

    Aug 06 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: English: A French post card showing Yezidi leaders meeting with a cChaldean clergyman in Mesopotamia. Date 19th century Source http://mideastimage.com/result.aspx Author Unknown) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Yazidis: "Heirs to Forgotten Kingdoms: 1 of 4: Journeys Into the Disappearing Religions of the Middle East" by Gerard Russell. https://www.amazon.com/Heirs-Forgotten-Kingdoms-Dis...more

  • The Triumvirate of Caeser, Pompey and Crassus: "Rome's Last Citizen: 3 of 3: The Life and Legacy of Cato, Mortal Enemy of Caesar by Rob Goodman (Author), Jimmy Soni (Author)

    Aug 06 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Susanna Braund argues that, were the poem to have been finished, it would have ended with Cato's death. Hannibal and his men crossing the Alps ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The conspirators called themselves the Liberators: "Rome's Last Citizen: 3 of 3: The Life and Legacy of Cato, Mortal Enemy of Caesar by Rob Goodman (Author), Jimmy Soni (Author) https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/12500426...more

  • The Triumvirate of Caeser, Pompey and Crassus: "Rome's Last Citizen: 2 of 3: The Life and Legacy of Cato, Mortal Enemy of Caesar by Rob Goodman (Author), Jimmy Soni (Author)

    Aug 06 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:English: Pompey the Great. Marble. Beginning of the 1st century A.D. Inv. No. 733. Copenhagen, New Carlsberg Glyptotek. Date 16 April 2008 Source http://ancientrome.ru/art/artworken/img.htm?id=3262 Author Sergey Sosnovskiy Susanna Braund argues that, were the poem to have been finished, it would have ended with Cato's death. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Triumvirate of Caeser, Pompey and Crass...more

  • Who was Cato the Elder to Cato the Younger? "Rome's Last Citizen: 1 of 3: The Life and Legacy of Cato, Mortal Enemy of Caesar by Rob Goodman (Author), Jimmy Soni (Author)

    Aug 06 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Hannibal and his men crossing the Alps ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Who was Cato the Elder to Cato the Younger? "Rome's Last Citizen: 1 of 3: The Life and Legacy of Cato, Mortal Enemy of Caesar by Rob Goodman (Author), Jimmy Soni (Author) https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1250042623/ref=dbsadefrwtbiblvppii1 "A truly outstanding piece of work. What most impresses me is the book's ...more

  • Fireship WMD: "Intrepid Sailors: 3 of 3: The Legacy of Preble's Boys and the Tripoli Campaign" by Chipp Reid.

    Aug 06 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Burning of USS Philadelphia ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Fireship WMD: "Intrepid Sailors: 3 of 3: The Legacy of Preble's Boys and the Tripoli Campaign" by Chipp Reid. "Named a "Notable Naval Book of 2012" by Proceedings Magazine Intrepid Sailors tells one of the greatest sea stories in the history of the U.S. Navy. Under Commodore Edward Preble, the Navy came of age fighting...more

  • The Bashaw of Tripoli is a devil: "Intrepid Sailors: 2 of 3: The Legacy of Preble's Boys and the Tripoli Campaign" by Chipp Reid.

    Aug 06 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Ken Kesey, the Pranksters, and FurtherImage from Huckmagazine.com) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Bashaw of Tripoli is a devil: "Intrepid Sailors: 2 of 3: The Legacy of Preble's Boys and the Tripoli Campaign" by Chipp Reid. "Named a "Notable Naval Book of 2012" by Proceedings Magazine Intrepid Sailors tells one of the greatest sea stories in the history of the U.S. Navy. Und...more

  • Mr. Jefferson's War: "Intrepid Sailors: 1 of 3: The Legacy of Preble's Boys and the Tripoli Campaign" by Chipp Reid.

    Aug 06 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:The Philadelphia aground off Tripoli, in October 1803 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Mr. Jefferson's War: "Intrepid Sailors: 1 of 3: The Legacy of Preble's Boys and the Tripoli Campaign" by Chipp Reid. "Named a "Notable Naval Book of 2012" by Proceedings Magazine Intrepid Sailors tells one of the greatest sea stories in the history of the U.S. Navy. Under Commodore Edward ...more

  • Putin and the Oligarchs: "Putin's Kleptocracy: 3 of 3: Who Owns Russia?" by Karen Dawisha. @Dawisha.

    Aug 05 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Putin and  the Oligarchs: "Putin's Kleptocracy: 3 of 3: Who Owns Russia?" by Karen Dawisha. @Dawisha. “[Dawisha] makes extensive use of the work of others, both fellow political scientists as well as journalists working across the US and Europe. . . . the resulting work has a certain admirable relentlessness. For by tying all of these disparate investigations ...more

  • Putin solves the Yeltsins: "Putin's Kleptocracy: 2 of 3: Who Owns Russia?" by Karen Dawisha. @Dawisha.

    Aug 05 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Putin solves the Yeltsins: "Putin's Kleptocracy: 2 of 3: Who Owns Russia?" by Karen Dawisha. @Dawisha. “[Dawisha] makes extensive use of the work of others, both fellow political scientists as well as journalists working across the US and Europe. . . . the resulting work has a certain admirable relentlessness. For by tying all of these disparate investigatio...more

  • The invention of Tsar Putin: "Putin's Kleptocracy: 1 of 3: Who Owns Russia?" by Karen Dawisha. @Dawisha.

    Aug 05 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The invention of Tsar Putin: "Putin's Kleptocracy: 1 of 3:  Who Owns Russia?" by Karen Dawisha. @Dawisha. “[Dawisha] makes extensive use of the work of others, both fellow political scientists as well as journalists working across the US and Europe. . . . the resulting work has a certain admirable relentlessness. For by tying all of these disparate investigati...more

  • London's burning revenge: "1812: Part 3 of 3: The Navy's War" by George C. Daughan

    Aug 05 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow London's burning revenge: "1812: Part 3 of 3: The Navy's War" by George C. Daughan When war broke out between Britain and the United States in 1812, America's prospects looked dismal. British naval aggression made it clear that the ocean would be the war's primary battlefield-but America's navy, only twenty ships strong, faced a practiced Briti...more

  • Madison and Bonaparte against London and Moscow: "1812: Part 2 of 3: The Navy's War" by George C. Daughan

    Aug 05 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Rare separately issued map of the Great Lakes, Michigan, Indiana, Ohio and contiguous parts of the Canada and the Northeast. The map shows the primary area of conflict during the opening stages of the War of 1812 including many forts along the Canadian/US border except Fort York. Includes Fort Washington (Cincinnati), Fort Dearborn (Chicago), Sandwich (Windsor, Ontario), N. Amsterdam (Buffalo), Fort Malden (Amherstberg) and other early NE settlements., ) http://JohnBatchelorSh...more

  • Defeating the greatest fleet in the world: "1812: Part 1 of 3: The Navy's War" by George C. Daughan

    Aug 05 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Anton Otto Fischer (1882–1962) - U.S. Naval Historical Center. Record number NH 85542-KN. Painting depicting the boats of USS Constitution towing her in a calm, while she was being pursued by a squadron of British warships, 18 July 1812.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Defeating the greatest fleet in the world: "1812: Part 1 of 3: The Navy's War" by George C. Daughan When war broke out betwe...more

  • The Kim Regime's uranium bomb: "The Last Days of Kim Jong-il: 3 of 3: The North Korean Threat in a Changing Era" by Bruce E. Bechtol Jr.

    Aug 05 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: The Kim Regime's uranium bomb: "The Last Days of Kim Jong-il: 3 of 3: The North Korean Threat in a Changing Era" by Bruce E. Bechtol Jr.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules The Kim Regime's uranium bomb: "The Last Days of Kim Jong-il: 3 of 3: The North Korean Threat in a Changing Era" by Bruce E. Bechtol Jr. https://www.amazon.com/Last-Days-Kim-Jong-Changing/dp/1612346111/ref=sr13?s=books&ie=UTF8&qi...more

  • North Korea's Terror Incorporated: "The Last Days of Kim Jong-il: 2 of 3: The North Korean Threat in a Changing Era" by Bruce E. Bechtol Jr.

    Aug 05 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow North Korea's Terror Incorporated: "The Last Days of Kim Jong-il: 2 of 3: The North Korean Threat in a Changing Era" by Bruce E. Bechtol Jr. https://www.amazon.com/Last-Days-Kim-Jong-Changing/dp/1612346111/ref=sr13?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1523320955&sr=1-3 North Korea has remained a thorn in the side of the United States ever since its creation in the...more

  • The royal court of North Korea: "The Last Days of Kim Jong-il: The North Korean Threat in a Changing Era" by Bruce E. Bechtol Jr.

    Aug 05 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Imperial family of Korea, tasting Japanese cuisine at Deoksugung on Jan 20, 1918. From left to right, Crown Prince Uimin, Sunjong of the Korean Empire, Gojong of the Korean Empire, Empress Sunjeong, Princess Deokhye of Korea. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The royal court of North Korea: "The Last Days of Kim Jong-il: 1 of 3: The North Korean Threat in a Changing Era" by Bruce E. Bechtol Jr. htt...more

  • CSI Tut: "Tutankhamen: The Search for an Egyptian King" by Joyce Tyldesley (Author)

    Aug 05 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow CSI Tut: "Tutankhamen: The Search for an Egyptian King" by Joyce Tyldesley (Author) https://audioboom.com/posts/6958314-sherlock-holmes-and-the-bones-of-egyptian-kingship-tutankhamen-the-search-for-an-egyptian-king-by-joyce-tyldesley-author

  • Sherlock Holmes and the bones of Egyptian kingship: "Tutankhamen: The Search for an Egyptian King" by Joyce Tyldesley (Author)

    Aug 05 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Location of the valley in the Theban Hills, west of the Nile, October 1988 (red arrow shows location)) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Sherlock Holmes and the bones of Egyptian kingship: "Tutankhamen: The Search for an Egyptian King" by Joyce Tyldesley (Author) https://www.amazon.com/Tutankhamen-Search-Egyptian-Joyce-Tyldesley/dp/0465020208

  • The storied U.S.S. Utah in the fight at Pearl Harbor: "Uncommon Warriors: 200 Years of the Most Unusual American Naval Vessels" by Ken W Sayers.

    Aug 05 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: In early December 1941, Utah was moored off Ford Island in berth F-11, after having completed another round of anti-aircraft gunnery training. Shortly before 08:00 on the morning of 7 December, some crewmen aboard Utah observed the first Japanese planes approaching to attack Pearl Harbor, but they assumed they were American aircraft. The Japanese began their attack shortly thereafter, the first bombs falling near a seaplane ramp on the southern tip of Ford Island. At the same ti...more

  • The side-wheeling flattops of Lake Michigan vs the Imperial Japanese Navy: "Uncommon Warriors: 200 Years of the Most Unusual American Naval Vessels" by Ken W Sayers.

    Aug 05 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Summary Training aircraft carrier USS Wolverine (IX-64) underway in Chicago harbor, 22 August 1942. www.navsource.org ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The side-wheeling flattops of Lake Michigan vs the Imperial Japanese Navy: "Uncommon Warriors: 200 Years of the Most Unusual American Naval Vessels" by Ken W Sayers. https://www.amazon.com/Uncommon-Warriors-Unusual-American-Vessels/dp/1591147603/ref...more

  • Why Johnny Can't Multiply: "The Math Myth: 2 of 2: And Other STEM Delusions by Andrew Hacker

    Aug 04 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Why Johnny Can't Multiply: "The Math Myth: 2 of 2: And Other STEM Delusions by Andrew Hacker Andrew Hacker's 2012 New York Times op-ed questioning the requirement of advanced mathematics in our schools instantly became one of the paper's most widely circulated articles. Why, he wondered, do we inflict a full menu of mathematics―algebra, geometry, trigonomet...more

  • Why Johnny Can't Multiply: "The Math Myth: 1 of 2: And Other STEM Delusions by Andrew Hacker

    Aug 04 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Why Johnny Can't Multiply: "The Math Myth: 1 of 2:  And Other STEM Delusions by Andrew Hacker Andrew Hacker's 2012 New York Times op-ed questioning the requirement of advanced mathematics in our schools instantly became one of the paper's most widely circulated articles. Why, he wondered, do we inflict a full menu of mathematics―algebra, geometry, trigonome...more

  • The mysteries of dwarfism and eternal youth. Nichloas Wade.

    Aug 04 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The mysteries of dwarfism and eternal youth. Nichloas Wade. https://www.nytimes.com/2011/02/17/science/17longevity.html?rref=collection%2Fbyline%2Fnicholas-wade&action=click&contentCollection=undefined®ion=stream&module=stream_unit&version=search&contentPlacement=1&pgtype=collection

  • Proto fake news: "Axis Sally: 1 of 2: The American Voice of Nazi Germany" by Richard Lucas.

    Aug 04 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Proto fake news: "Axis Sally: 1 of 2: The American Voice of Nazi Germany" by Richard Lucas. A “fascinating, well-researched account” of Mildred Gillars, the failed actress who turned on her country and became a Nazi propagandist during WWII (Publishers Weekly). One of the most notorious Americans of the twentieth century was a failed Broadway actress turned radio...more

  • Prepping for the Borking of Kavanaugh: The Terror Courts: PART 3 of 3. Rough Justice at Guantanamo Bay. by Jess Bravin

    Aug 04 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Prepping for the Borking of Kavanaugh: The Terror Courts: PART 3 of 3. Rough Justice at Guantanamo Bay. by Jess Bravin Soon after the September 11 attacks in 2001, the United States captured hundreds of suspected al-Qaeda terrorists in Afghanistan and around the world. By the following January the first of these prisoners arrived at the U.S. military’s prison camp in Guanta...more

  • Prepping for the Borking of Kavanaugh: The Terror Courts: PART 2 of 3. Rough Justice at Guantanamo Bay. by Jess Bravin

    Aug 04 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Prepping for the Borking of Kavanaugh: The Terror Courts: PART 2 of 3. Rough Justice at Guantanamo Bay. by Jess Bravin Soon after the September 11 attacks in 2001, the United States captured hundreds of suspected al-Qaeda terrorists in Afghanistan and around the world. By the following January the first of these prisoners arrived at the U.S. military’s prison camp in Guanta...more

  • Prepping for the Borking of Kavanaugh: The Terror Courts: PART 1 of 3. Rough Justice at Guantanamo Bay. by Jess Bravin

    Aug 04 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Prepping for the Borking of Kavanaugh: The Terror Courts: PART 1 of 3. Rough Justice at Guantanamo Bay. by Jess Bravin Soon after the September 11 attacks in 2001, the United States captured hundreds of suspected al-Qaeda terrorists in Afghanistan and around the world. By the following January the first of these prisoners arrived at the U.S. military’s prison camp in Guanta...more

  • Poor and hungry: "The Great Migration to New York City." 3 of 3 @AnnieCorreal @NYT

    Aug 04 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Poor and hungry: "The Great Migration to New York City." 3 of 3 @AnnieCorreal @NYT “…In Etta Mae’s day, the magic of Harlem reached the South through newspapers, relatives’ letters and the radio, and in the 1940s, another wave of Southern migrants moved to New York, drawn by Cab Calloway and Duke Ellington as much as by the promise of factory jobs. “New York was t...more

  • Poor and hungry: "The Great Migration to New York City." 2 of 3 @AnnieCorreal @NYT

    Aug 04 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Poor and hungry: "The Great Migration to New York City." 2 of 3 @AnnieCorreal @NYT “…In Etta Mae’s day, the magic of Harlem reached the South through newspapers, relatives’ letters and the radio, and in the 1940s, another wave of Southern migrants moved to New York, drawn by Cab Calloway and Duke Ellington as much as by the promise of factory jobs. “New York was t...more

  • Poor and hungry: "The Great Migration to New York City." 1 of 3 @AnnieCorreal @NYT

    Aug 04 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Poor and hungry: "The Great Migration to New York City."  1 of 3 @AnnieCorreal @NYT “…In Etta Mae’s day, the magic of Harlem reached the South through newspapers, relatives’ letters and the radio, and in the 1940s, another wave of Southern migrants moved to New York, drawn by Cab Calloway and Duke Ellington as much as by the promise of factory jobs. “New York was ...more

  • On the Road to Azerbaijan: The Promise of the Great Silk Road for Eurasia depends upon the crossroads at Azerbaijan. Elshad Nassirov, SOCAR www.socar.az

    Aug 03 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: The Burning Mountain (Yanar dag)[edit] Main article: Yanar dag The burning mountain is an unknown origin historical monument located in the Absheron Peninsula, near Baku, on the coast of the Caspian Sea, in the village of Mahammedi, occurred as a result of the released natural gas at the foot of the mountain.[6] Yanar dag in Azerbaijan The location is 27 km away from the city center of Baku, and about 2 km away from the village center, on the left side of the Mahammedi-Digah...more

  • On the Road to Azerbaijan. Seven hundred hectares at the center of the energy world at Sangechal. Tamam Bayatly, BP Azerbaijan

    Aug 03 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Azərbaycanca: Səngəçal terminalı Русский: Сангачальский терминал по переработке и транспортировке нефти и газа в окрестностях Баку English: Sangachal Terminal, — located on the coast of the Caspian Sea 28 mil south of Baku, Azerbaijan Date 29 May 2018 Source https://ru.president.az/articles/28797 Author Official website the President of Azerbaijan Permission (Reusing this file)  here is following information in the official web-cite of the President of Azerbaijan: ) http...more

  • On the Road to Azerbaijan: Port of Baku is the Great Silk Road with a Free Trade Zone attached. Zaur Hasanov www.portofbaku.com

    Aug 03 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Main Cargo Terminal ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow On the Road to Azerbaijan: Port of Baku is the Great Silk Road with a Free Trade Zone attached. Zaur Hasanov www.portofbaku.com

  • On the Road to Azerbaijan: Afghanistan talks, Iran talks, North Korea talks, and the Trump style. @SebGorka

    Aug 03 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:File:Velayat 94 Military exercise 16 by Mbazri.jpg ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow On the Road to Azerbaijan: Afghanistan talks, Iran talks, North Korea talks, and the Trump style. @SebGorka

  • On the Road to Azerbaijan: Trump supports Azerbaijan's energy security pipelines from the CaspianSea to the Adriatic Sea. @Elin Suleymanov @SebGorka @FoxNews

    Aug 03 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Energy security TANAP BP Oil International Ltd. in January 2009 published an assay of Azeri crude oil that is loaded for export at the Mediterranean Sea crude oil terminal at Ceyhan, Turkey. Initially, Azeri crude is produced from a cluster of discoveries in the Caspian Sea, known collectively as Azeri, Chirag, deepwater Gunashli (ACG) field and contains some condensate from Shah Deniz gas field and other third-party crude oil from the Caspian region, according to BP.) http://...more

  • On the Road to Azerbaijan: Caspian energy, NATO security and Russian geopolitics.. Brenda Shaffer, Georgetown University @ElinSuleymanov

    Aug 03 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:First oil fields in Bibiheybət in the outskirts of Baku ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow On the Road to Azerbaijan: Caspian energy, NATO security and Russian geopolitics.. Brenda Shaffer, Georgetown University @ElinSuleymanov

  • On the Road to Azerbaijan: Google entertains doing evil in China. @MaryKissel

    Aug 03 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:.. GOOGLE BEIJING LOGO | by Cory M. Grenier ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow On the Road to Azerbaijan: Google entertains doing evil in China. @MaryKissel https://www.wsj.com/articles/dont-be-naive-google-1533251733

  • On the Road to Azerbaijan: US sanctions bite Europe as well as the Caspian Sea basin. Behnam ben Talablu @FDD @MaryKissel

    Aug 03 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:File:Destruction of Azeri village on the border between Azerbaijan and Iran .jpg ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow On the Road to Azerbaijan: US sanctions bite Europe as well as the Caspian Sea basin. Behnam ben Talablu @FDD @MaryKissel https://freebeacon.com/national-security/u-s-issues-new-warning-europe-end-business-iran-face-harsh-sanctions/

  • On the Road to Azerbaijan: Pipeline politics and prosperity for the Caspian Sea Basin and Eurasia. @ElinSuleymanov

    Aug 03 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Azərbaycanca: Səngəçal terminalı Русский: Сангачальский терминал. Вид на накопительные резервуары English: Sangachal Terminal, Azerbaijan Date 29 May 2018 Source https://ru.president.az/articles/28797 Author Official website the President of Azerbaijan Permission (Reusing this file)  here is following information in the official web-cite of the President of Azerbaijan: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow...more

  • Happened here: "Women of the Gulag:2 of 2: Portraits of Five Remarkable Lives" (Hoover Institution Press Publication) by Paul R. Gregory (Author)

    Aug 03 2018

    AUTHOR. (PhotoPolitical prisoners in Gulag eating lunch (on the left Lithuanian Pranas Ivanauskas) Date 1955 Source Europeana Author Rights: Kauno IX forto muziejus / Kaunas 9th Fort Museum Permission (Reusing this file)  Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)) Open in Media ViewerConfiguration Interior view of prisoners' house, 1936-1937 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Happened here: "Women of the Gul...more

  • Bigmanism is routine: "Dictator: 2 of 2: A novel (Ancient Rome Trilogy)" by Robert Harris.

    Aug 03 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Detail Cesare Maccari (1840–1919) Blue pencil.svg wikidata:Q1056862 Cesare Maccari: Q3676392 Tytuł  Cicero Denounces Catiline Typ obiektu fresk Data 1889 Medium fresk Rozmiar Wysokość: 400 cm; Szerokość: 900 cm Obecnie w zbiorach Palazzo Madama) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Bigmanism is routine: "Dictator: 2 of 2: A novel (Ancient Rome Trilogy)" by Robert Harris. https://audioboom.c...more

  • Bigmanism is routine: "Dictator: 1 of 2: A novel (Ancient Rome Trilogy)" by Robert Harris.

    Aug 03 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Bigmanism is routine: "Dictator: 1 of 2: A novel (Ancient Rome Trilogy)" by Robert Harris. https://www.amazon.com/Dictator-Cicero-Trilogy-Robert-Harris-ebook/dp/B00T19UNMQ

  • Tragedy of the Russian Empire:The Romanovs: 6 of 6: 1613-1918 by Simon Sebag Montefiore.

    Aug 02 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:With Prince Albert II of Monaco at the exhibition The Romanovs and the Grimaldis. Three ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Tragedy of the Russian Empire:The Romanovs: 6 of 6: 1613-1918 by Simon Sebag Montefiore. https://www.amazon.com/Romanovs-1613-1918-Simon-Sebag-Montefiore/dp/0307280519 "Epic history on the grandest scale. . . . Game of Thrones seems like the proverbial vicar's tea party in compa...more

  • Tragedy of the Russian Empire:The Romanovs: 5 of 6: 1613-1918 by Simon Sebag Montefiore.

    Aug 02 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Русский: Домашний иконостас царя Алексея Михайловича. Выставка "Романовы. Начало династии", приуроченная к 400-летию избрания на царство Михаила Федоровича Государственный Исторический музей, весна 2013 года. Дата 2013 Источник собственная работа Автор Shakko) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Tragedy of the Russian Empire:The Romanovs: 5 of 6: 1613-1918 by Simon Sebag Montefiore. https://www.am...more

  • Tragedy of the Russian Empire:The Romanovs: 4 of 6: 1613-1918 by Simon Sebag Montefiore.

    Aug 02 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Nicholas II, Tatiana and Anastasia Hendrikova working on a kitchen garden at Alexander Palace in May 1917. The family was allowed no such indulgences at the Ipatiev House.[33] ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Tragedy of the Russian Empire:The Romanovs: 4 of 6: 1613-1918 by Simon Sebag Montefiore. https://www.amazon.com/Romanovs-1613-1918-Simon-Sebag-Montefiore/dp/0307280519 "Epic history on the gra...more

  • On the Road to Azerbaijan: The surprising tolerance of Ganja on the Silk Road.

    Aug 01 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Shakh Abbas Mosque in Ganja, Azerbaijan. Picture taken by me in summer 2006. Date 30 August 2003 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow On the Road to Azerbaijan: The surprising tolerance of Ganja on the Silk Road.

  • On the Road to Azerbaijan: Drought-weapon against the farmland of Terter. Mayor Mustagim Mammadov. General Hikmat Hasanov, Azerbaijan Armed Forces. @balakishiyev

    Aug 01 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:English: Walnut jam; azerbaijani cuisine. Date 4 April 2010 Source Own work Author Fuad Malikov ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow On the Road to Azerbaijan: Drought-weapon against the farmland of Terter. Mayor Mustagim Mammadov. General Hikmat Hasanov, Azerbaijan Armed Forces. @balakishiyev

  • Ostrich-leather wearing Paul Manafort and the unknown connection to Russiagate. @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter

    Aug 01 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Ostrich) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Ostrich-leather wearing Paul Manafort and the unknown connection to Russiagate. @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter

  • On the Road to Azerbaijan: The tragedy of Nagorno-Karabakh and the prosperity of Azerbaijan. @ElinSuleymanov

    Aug 01 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:The Sarsang Reservoir in Karabakh Mountains ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow On the Road to Azerbaijan: The tragedy of Nagorno-Karabakh and the prosperity of Azerbaijan. @ElinSuleymanov

  • Tragedy of the Russian Empire:The Romanovs: 3 of 6: 1613-1918 by Simon Sebag Montefiore.

    Aug 01 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:A gathering of members of the Romanov family in 1892, at the summer military manoeuvres in Krasnoe Selo. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Tragedy of the Russian Empire:The Romanovs: 3 of 6: 1613-1918 by Simon Sebag Montefiore. https://www.amazon.com/Romanovs-1613-1918-Simon-Sebag-Montefiore/dp/0307280519 "Epic history on the grandest scale. . . . Game of Thrones seems like the proverbial vicar'...more

  • Tragedy of the Russian Empire:The Romanovs: 2 of 6: 1613-1918 by Simon Sebag Montefiore.

    Aug 01 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Peter the Great ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Tragedy of the Russian Empire:The Romanovs: 2 of 6: 1613-1918 by Simon Sebag Montefiore. https://www.amazon.com/Romanovs-1613-1918-Simon-Sebag-Montefiore/dp/0307280519 "Epic history on the grandest scale. . . . Game of Thrones seems like the proverbial vicar's tea party in comparison."—Financial Times

  • Tragedy of the Russian Empire:The Romanovs: 1 of 6: 1613-1918 by Simon Sebag Montefiore.

    Aug 01 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:A crowd at the Ipatiev Monastery imploring Mikhail Romanov's mother to let him go to Moscow and become their tsar (Illumination from a book dated 1673). ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Tragedy of the Russian Empire:The Romanovs: 1 of 6: 1613-1918 by Simon Sebag Montefiore. https://www.amazon.com/Romanovs-1613-1918-Simon-Sebag-Montefiore/dp/0307280519 "Epic history on the grandest scale. . . . Ga...more

  • On the Road to Azerbaijan: Capital spending leads the parade of best case numbers for the US into 3Q and 4Q and the new year. @Larry_Kudlow

    Aug 01 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: English: The Green Car Date 1910 Source http://qagoma.qld.gov.au/education/educationresources/pasteducationresources/AmericanImpressionismandRealismVirtualtour/cities Author William Glackens (1870–1938) Blue pencil.svg wikidata:Q1339934 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow On the Road to Azerbaijan: Capital spending leads the parade of best case numbers for the US into 3Q and 4Q and the new year. @Larry_Ku...more

  • On the Road to Azerbaijan: Spectacular and predicted 4.1% 2Q GDP brings sustainable momentum into 2019 & What is to be done? @LizPeek

    Aug 01 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Grant Wood's American Gothic, 1930, has become a widely known (and often parodied) icon of social realism ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow On the Road to Azerbaijan: Spectacular and predicted 4.1% 2Q GDP brings sustainable momentum into 2019 & What is to be done? @LizPeek Bottom line: There’s a reason a higher percentage of Americans are satisfied with the direction of the country than we have seen ...more

  • On the Road to Azerbaijan: Democratic Socialism is another version of Soviet catastrophe. @LizPeek

    Aug 01 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:File:Lenin attempt.jpg ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow On the Road to Azerbaijan: Democratic Socialism is another version of Soviet catastrophe. @LizPeek

  • Zero Tariffs is the new new thing. @StephenMoore @Heritage

    Aug 01 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: 47 (April 25 1900) The Ill-Fated sister 1900 Hawaii) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Zero Tariffs is the new new thing. @StephenMoore @Heritage https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/31/opinion/trump-reagan-trade-tariffs-china.html

  • On the Road to Azerbaijan: The frozen conflict of Nagorno-Karabakh & What is to be done? @ElinSuleymanov @ThadMcCotter

    Jul 31 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:On the Road to Azerbaijan: The frozen conflict of Nagorno-Karabakh & What is to be done? ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow On the Road to Azerbaijan: The frozen conflict of Nagorno-Karabakh & What is to be done? @ElinSuleymanov @ThadMcCotter

  • On the Road to Azerbaijan: The miraculous and profitable healing petroleum of Naftalan. @balakishiyev Dr. Dilbar Kazimova. Rovlana Heydarova.

    Jul 31 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Baths Resort Naftalan) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow On the Road to Azerbaijan: The miraculous and profitable healing petroleum of Naftalan. @balakishiyev Dr. Dilbar Kazimova. Rovlana Heydarova.

  • On the Road to Azerbaijan: On the eve of the Paul Manafort trial: the criminalizing of an election. @JohnFund @ThadMcCotter

    Jul 31 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Gate of Ganja, now in Gelati Monastery, Imereti, Georgia ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow On the Road to Azerbaijan: On the eve of the Paul Manafort trial: the criminalizing of an election. @JohnFund @ThadMcCotter

  • On the Road to Azerbaijan: The freedom of Azerbaijan from Soviet and religious intolerance. @ElinSuleymanov @ThadMcCotter

    Jul 31 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Baku, Azerbaijan ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow On the Road to Azerbaijan: The freedom of Azerbaijan from Soviet and religious intolerance. @ElinSuleymanov @ThadMcCotter

  • On the Road to Azerbaijan: Trade wars and Red China, What is to be done? @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast @AlanTonelson

    Jul 31 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:日本語: 中国広東自由貿易試験区深圳前海蛇口片区 Date 4 March 2016, 10:43:03 Source Own work Author そらみみ ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow On the Road to Azerbaijan: Trade wars and Red China, What is to be done? @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast @AlanTonelson

  • On the Road to Azerbaijan: What does Red China want from the Central Asian and South Caucasus states? @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast@ThadMcCotter

    Jul 31 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Kars–Tbilisi–Baku railway will directly connect the city with Turkey and Georgia.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow On the Road to Azerbaijan: What does Red China want from the Central Asian and South Caucasus states? @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast@ThadMcCotter

  • On the Road to Azerbaijan: Reporting from the geostrategically critical Ganja Corridor on the Silk Road to Europe. @ElinSuleymanov

    Jul 31 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:The siege of Ganja Fortress in 1804 during the Russo-Persian War (1804-1813) by the Russian forces under leadership of general Pavel Tsitsianov. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow On the Road to Azerbaijan: Reporting from the geostrategically critical Ganja Corridor on the Silk Road to Europe. @ElinSuleymanov

  • On the Road to Azerbaijan: Taliban talks unlikely to solve the predatory ambitions of the Taliban and ISIS. @ThomasJoscelyn @FDD

    Jul 31 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:The Soviet intervention ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow On the Road to Azerbaijan: Taliban talks unlikely to solve the predatory ambitions of the Taliban and ISIS. @ThomasJoscelyn @FDD

  • The Manafort ostrich and the Trump economy triumph. @MonicaCrowley

    Jul 31 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Container ship New Orleans.jpg ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Manafort ostrich and the Trump economy triumph. @MonicaCrowley

  • SecState Pompeo gets in the game of One Belt, One Road competition for prosperity without Red China's claws. @JoshRogin @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Jul 31 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:China in red, Members of the AIIB in orange, the six corridors in black.[1]  ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow SecState Pompeo gets in the game of One Belt, One Road competition for prosperity without Red China's claws. @JoshRogin @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/josh-rogin/wp/2018/07/30/the-trump-administration-offers-asia-an-alternative-to-chinese-investment/?utm_ter...more

  • ROK military surrendering to North Korea's million man army without mentioning it to Washington. Tara O, Corean-American Institute. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Jul 31 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:JINHAE, Republic of Korea (Feb. 22, 2013) Midshipmen at the Republic of Korea (ROK) Naval Academy stand in formation at parade rest with ROK Navy ships and submarines behind them minutes before the commencement of their graduation ceremony. Rear Adm. Bill McQuilkin, commander of U.S. Naval Forces Korea was among many U.S. Naval officers in attendance who showed their support for the newly commissioned ROK Naval officers. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class...more

  • Red China's Xi shops for military bases in Africa & What is to be done? Rick Fisher, International Assessment and Strategy Center. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Jul 31 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Current railways in Ethiopia: Addis Ababa–Djibouti Awash–Hara Gebeya–Mek'ele ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Red China's Xi shops for military bases in Africa & What is to be done? Rick Fisher, International Assessment and Strategy Center. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

  • Red China's South China Sea annexations threaten Philippine aircraft & What is to be done? . James Holmes, @NabalWarCollege @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Jul 31 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:English: China's maritime claim (red) and UNCLOS exclusive economic zones (blue) in the South China Sea Date 23 January 2014, 15:39:25 Source Own work Based on; South China Sea location map.svg by NordNordWest http://news.bbcimg.co.uk/media/images/48951000/gif/48951920southchina-sea1_466.gif ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Red China's South China Sea annexations threaten Philippine aircraft &am...more

  • North Korea continues missile proliferation post Singapore & hat is to be done? Bruce Bechtol, author, "North Korean Military Proliferation in the Middle East and Africa: Enabling Violence and Instability" @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Jul 31 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Pon'gae-5 - North Korea Victory Day-2013 01.jpg) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow North Korea continues missile proliferation post Singapore & hat is to be done? Bruce Bechtol, author, "North Korean Military Proliferation in the Middle East and Africa: Enabling Violence and Instability" @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/us-spy-agencies-no...more

  • NASA claims NASA paperwork retarding commercial space is not NASA paperwork & What is to be done. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Jul 31 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:NASA Ames Research Center APG1700.1 Chapter 27 Ames Research Center Procurement - NASA Appendix B: Activity Hazard Analysis Worksheet ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow NASA claims NASA paperwork retarding commercial space is not NASA paperwork & What is to be done. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

  • First Horseman: "Spillover: 3 of 3: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic by David Quammen

    Jul 31 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow First Horseman: "Spillover: 3 of 3: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic by David Quammen https://www.amazon.com/Spillover-Animal-Infections-Human-Pandemic/dp/0393346617/ref=sr11?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1532911599&sr=1-1&keywords=spillover+quammen

  • First Horseman: "Spillover: 2 of 3: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic by David Quammen

    Jul 31 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow First Horseman: "Spillover: 2 of 3: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic by David Quammen https://www.amazon.com/Spillover-Animal-Infections-Human-Pandemic/dp/0393346617/ref=sr11?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1532911599&sr=1-1&keywords=spillover+quammen

  • First Horseman: "Spillover: 1 of 3: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic by David Quammen

    Jul 31 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow First Horseman: "Spillover: 1 of 3: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic by David Quammen https://www.amazon.com/Spillover-Animal-Infections-Human-Pandemic/dp/0393346617/ref=sr11?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1532911599&sr=1-1&keywords=spillover+quammen

  • Azerbaijan to commercial space and the stars. Rashad Nabiyev @AzercosmosOJSCo. #azerspace @AZEmbassyUS

    Jul 31 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: File:Ariane 5 lifting off from the Guiana Space Centre in Kourou, French Guiana) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/scheduleshttps://www.azernews.az/business/135417.html Twitter: @BatchelorShow Azerbaijan to commercial space and the stars. Rashad Nabiyev @AzercosmosOJSCo. #azerspace @AZEmbassyUS https://www.azernews.az/business/135417.html

  • Is this globalism or nationalism?: "Internationalism: 2 of 2: Armed Diplomacy under Jefferson, Polk, Truman, and Reagan" by Henry R. Nau

    Jul 30 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Is this globalism or nationalism?: "Internationalism: 2 of 2: Armed Diplomacy under Jefferson, Polk, Truman, and Reagan" by Henry R. Nau

  • Is this globalism or nationalism?: "Internationalism: 1 of 2: Armed Diplomacy under Jefferson, Polk, Truman, and Reagan" by Henry R. Nau

    Jul 30 2018

    Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Is this globalism or nationalism?: "Internationalism: 1 of 2: Armed Diplomacy under Jefferson, Polk, Truman, and Reagan" by Henry R. Nau https://www.amazon.com/Conservative-Internationalism-Diplomacy-Jefferson-Truman/dp/0691168490/ref=sr14?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1532913567&sr=1-4&keywords=henry+nau

  • After the end: "Year Zero: 2 of 2: A History of 1945" by Ian Buruma.

    Jul 30 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow After the end: "Year Zero: 2 of 2: A History of 1945" by Ian Buruma. https://www.amazon.com/Year-Zero-History-Ian-Buruma/dp/0143125974/ref=sr14?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1532914446&sr=1-4&keywords=ian+buruma

  • After the end: "Year Zero: 1 of 2: A History of 1945" by Ian Buruma.

    Jul 30 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow After the end: "Year Zero: 1 of 2: A History of 1945" by Ian Buruma. https://www.amazon.com/Year-Zero-History-Ian-Buruma/dp/0143125974/ref=sr14?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1532914446&sr=1-4&keywords=ian+buruma

  • A century of predation and ruin: "German Wars: 2 of 2: A Concise History, 1859-1945 by Michael A. Palmer

    Jul 30 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow A century of predation and ruin: "German Wars: 2 of 2: A Concise History, 1859-1945 by Michael A. Palmer https://www.amazon.com/German-Wars-Concise-History-1859-1945/dp/0760337802/ref=sr11?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1532906336&sr=8-1&keywords=german+wars+palmer

  • A century of predation and ruin: "German Wars: 1 of 2: A Concise History, 1859-1945 by Michael A. Palmer

    Jul 30 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow A century of predation and ruin: "German Wars: 1 of 2: A Concise History, 1859-1945 by Michael A. Palmer https://www.amazon.com/German-Wars-Concise-History-1859-1945/dp/0760337802/ref=sr11?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1532906336&sr=8-1&keywords=german+wars+palmer

  • Why are we in Afghanistan?: "Outlaw Platoon: 2 of 2: Heroes, Renegades, Infidels, and the Brotherhood of War in Afghanistan" by Sean Parnell and John Bruning

    Jul 30 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Why are we in Afghanistan?: "Outlaw Platoon: 2 of 2: Heroes, Renegades, Infidels, and the Brotherhood of War in Afghanistan" by Sean Parnell and John Bruning https://www.amazon.com/Outlaw-Platoon-Renegades-Brotherhood-Afghanistan/dp/0062066404/ref=sr1sc_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1532906573&sr=1-1-spell&keywords=outlaw+latoon+parnell

  • Why are we in Afghanistan?: "Outlaw Platoon: 1 of 2: Heroes, Renegades, Infidels, and the Brotherhood of War in Afghanistan" by Sean Parnell and John Bruning

    Jul 30 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Why are we in Afghanistan?: "Outlaw Platoon: 1 of 2: Heroes, Renegades, Infidels, and the Brotherhood of War in Afghanistan" by Sean Parnell and John Bruning https://www.amazon.com/Outlaw-Platoon-Renegades-Brotherhood-Afghanistan/dp/0062066404/ref=sr1sc_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1532906573&sr=1-1-spell&keywords=outlaw+latoon+parnell

  • While America slept: "Hitlerland: 2 of 2: American Eyewitnesses to the Nazi Rise to Power by Andrew Nagorski

    Jul 30 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow While America slept: "Hitlerland: 2 of 2: American Eyewitnesses to the Nazi Rise to Power by Andrew Nagorski https://www.amazon.com/Hitlerland-American-Eyewitnesses-Nazi-Power/dp/1439191018/ref=sr11?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1532907004&sr=1-1&keywords=nagorski+hitlerland

  • While America slept: "Hitlerland: 1 of 2: American Eyewitnesses to the Nazi Rise to Power by Andrew Nagorski

    Jul 30 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow While America slept: "Hitlerland: 1 of 2: American Eyewitnesses to the Nazi Rise to Power by Andrew Nagorski https://www.amazon.com/Hitlerland-American-Eyewitnesses-Nazi-Power/dp/1439191018/ref=sr11?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1532907004&sr=1-1&keywords=nagorski+hitlerland

  • "City on a hill:" "The Heathen School: 2 of 2: A Story of Hope and Betrayal in the Age of the Early Republic" by John Demos.

    Jul 30 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow "City on a hill:" "The Heathen School: 2 of 2: A Story of Hope and Betrayal in the Age of the Early Republic" by John Demos.  https://www.amazon.com/Heathen-School-Story-Betrayal-Republic/dp/B00IRFRSN2/ref=sr11?ie=UTF8&qid=1532905828&sr=1-1&keywords=heathen+school "The astonishing story of a unique missionary project—and the America it ...more

  • "City on a hill:" "The Heathen School: 1 of 2: A Story of Hope and Betrayal in the Age of the Early Republic" by John Demos.

    Jul 30 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow "City on a hill:" "The Heathen School: 1 of 2: A Story of Hope and Betrayal in the Age of the Early Republic" by John Demos.  https://www.amazon.com/Heathen-School-Story-Betrayal-Republic/dp/B00IRFRSN2/ref=sr11?ie=UTF8&qid=1532905828&sr=1-1&keywords=heathen+school "The astonishing story of a unique missionary project—and the America it ...more

  • More things in Heaven and Earth: 2 of 2: "Why Science Does Not Disprove God" by Amir Aczel.

    Jul 30 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: NASA: Astronomers say that magnetic storms in the gas orbiting young stars may explain a mystery that has persisted since before 2006. Researchers using NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope to study developing stars have had a hard time figuring out why the stars give off more infrared light than expected. The planet-forming disks that circle the young stars are heated by starlight and glow with infrared light, but Spitzer detected additional infrared light coming from an unknown...more

  • More things in Heaven and Earth: 1 of 2: "Why Science Does Not Disprove God" by Amir Aczel.

    Jul 30 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: English: Using 39 of the 66 antennas of the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA), located 5000 metres up on the Chajnantor plateau in the Chilean Andes, astronomers have been able to detect carbon monoxide (CO) in the disc of debris around an F-type star. Although carbon monoxide is the second most common molecule in the interstellar medium, after molecular hydrogen, this is the first time that CO has been detected around a star of this type. The star, named HD 18...more

  • The briney white spots on the dwarf planet Ceres. David Grinspoon @DrFunkySpoon

    Jul 29 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The briney white spots on the dwarf planet Ceres. David Grinspoon @DrFunkySpoon

  • Russia in Nicaragua & What is to be done? Mary O'Grady @WSJOpinion @MaryAnastasiaOG

    Jul 29 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Russia in Nicaragua & What is to be done? Mary O'Grady @WSJOpinion @MaryAnastasiaOG

  • Russia in Cuba and Venezuela & What is to be done? Mary O'Grady @WSJOpinion @MaryAnastasiaOG

    Jul 29 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Russia in Cuba and Venezuela & What is to be done? Mary O'Grady @WSJOpinion @MaryAnastasiaOG

  • Prepping for the Borking of Kavanaugh: the Nixon case. @RichardAEpsten @HooverInst

    Jul 29 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Prepping for the Borking of Kavanaugh: the Nixon case. @RichardAEpsten @HooverInst

  • Prepping for the Borking of Kavanaugh: Terror Memos. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

    Jul 29 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Prepping for the Borking of Kavanaugh: Terror Memos. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

  • Pacific Watch: Heat wave and an early fire season in CA. @JeffBliss1

    Jul 29 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Pacific Watch: Heat wave and an early fire season in CA. @JeffBliss1

  • New American Civil War: 2 of 2: Red China overconfident Xi targets 2020. Michael Vlahos @JHUWorldCrisis

    Jul 29 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow New American Civil War: 2 of 2: Red China overconfident Xi targets 2020. Michael Vlahos @JHUWorldCrisis

  • New American Civil War: 1 of 2: Red China overconfident Xi targets 2020. Michael Vlahos @JHUWorldCrisis

    Jul 29 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow New American Civil War: 1 of 2:  Red China overconfident Xi targets 2020. Michael  Vlahos @JHUWorldCrisis

  • Move or perish: "Restless Creatures: 4 of 4 The Story of Life in Ten Movements" by Matt Wilkinson

    Jul 29 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Move or perish: "Restless Creatures: 4 of 4 The Story of Life in Ten Movements" by Matt Wilkinson https://www.amazon.com/Restless-Creatures-Story-Life-Movements/dp/0465065724/ref=mthardcover?encoding=UTF8&me=

  • Move or perish: "Restless Creatures: 3 of 4 The Story of Life in Ten Movements" by Matt Wilkinson

    Jul 29 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Colca-condor-c03) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Move or perish: "Restless Creatures: 3 of 4 The Story of Life in Ten Movements" by Matt Wilkinson https://www.amazon.com/Restless-Creatures-Story-Life-Movements/dp/0465065724/ref=mthardcover?encoding=UTF8&me=&qid=

  • Drought in the Ummah under the Blood Red Moon. Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs

    Jul 29 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Drought in the Ummah under the Blood Red Moon. Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs

  • Chasing liquid water and methane on Mars. David Grinspoon @DrFunkyspoon

    Jul 29 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Chasing liquid water and methane on Mars. David Grinspoon @DrFunkyspoon

  • Assassination on the Blue Nile & What is to be done? Gregory Copley Defense & Foreign Affairs.

    Jul 29 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Assassination on the Blue Nile & What is to be done? Gregory Copley Defense & Foreign Affairs.

  • Threat analysis for North Korea, Cyber, Iran, Syria. @SebGorka @FoxNews

    Jul 28 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:North Korean Army officers and U.S. military representatives initial maps defining the future Demilitarized Zone or DMZ at Panmunjom, October 1951. (U.S. Air Force photo) ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Threat analysis for North Korea, Cyber, Iran, Syria. @SebGorka @FoxNews

  • Brennan "is a man who protests too much." @SebGorka

    Jul 28 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Brennan "is a man who protests too much."  @SebGorka

  • The rosy scenario of the 2Q GDP jumping to 4.1% and the stormy weather in the 3Q. @McTagueJ @Barrons

    Jul 28 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Stormy Weather | by tdlucas5000 Stormy Weather | by tdlucas5000) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The rosy scenario of the 2Q GDP jumping to 4.1% and the stormy weather in the 3Q. @McTagueJ @Barrons

  • The Celebrated Dusky Gopher Frog of the Supreme Court: 2 of 2: Tate Watkins @PERCTweets

    Jul 28 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photogeographic distribution of Lithobates sevosus: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Celebrated Dusky Gopher Frog of the Supreme Court: 2 of 2: Tate Watkins @PERCTweets https://www.perc.org/2018/07/13/if-a-frog-had-wings-would-it-fly-to-louisiana/

  • The Celebrated Dusky Gopher Frog of the Supreme Court: 1 of 2: Tate Watkins @PERCTweets

    Jul 28 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:  Dusky Gopher Frog-a.jpg More details The Dusky Gopher Frog, once known as the Mississippi Gopher Frog, has an average length of about three inches and a stocky body with colors on its back that range from black to brown or gray and is covered with dark spots and warts. In 2012, the frog was identified as one of the top 100 most endangered species in the world by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature. In February 2013, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (US...more

  • Move or perish: "Restless Creatures: 3 of 4 The Story of Life in Ten Movements" by Matt Wilkinson

    Jul 28 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Various examples of sea anemones (1893 print).) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Move or perish: "Restless Creatures: 3 of 4 The Story of Life in Ten Movements" by Matt Wilkinson https://www.amazon.com/Restless-Creatures-Story-Life-Movements/dp/0465065724/ref=mthardcover?encoding=UTF8&me=&qid=

  • When traveling was a romance: "The Invention of Nature: 4 of 4: Alexander von Humboldt's New World" by Andrea Wulf

    Jul 28 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Humboldt's depiction of an Andean condor, an example of his detailed drawing ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow When traveling was a romance: "The Invention of Nature: 4 of 4: Alexander von Humboldt's New World" by Andrea Wulf  https://www.amazon.com/Invention-Nature-Alexander-Humboldts-World/dp/038535066X/ref=tmmhrdswatch0?encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= A Best Book of the Year: The New Yor...more

  • On ehundred kilogram Jerusalem Western Wall stone falls suddenly near the prayer spaces. Malcolm Hoenlein

    Jul 28 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow On ehundred kilogram Jerusalem Western Wall stone falls suddenly near the prayer spaces. Malcolm Hoenlein

  • Happy 60th birthday MASHAV. Ambassador Gil Haskell. Malcolm Hoenlein.

    Jul 28 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Hanan Aynor and Prime Minister Golda Meir at the United Nations general assembly 1962 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Happy 60th birthday MASHAV. Ambassador Gil Haskell. Malcolm Hoenlein. Since joining the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1992, Ambassador Haskel has represented Israel in a variety of capacities, including, among others, Political Counselor & Spokesman, Embassy of Israel, Tokyo, Japan; Co...more

  • Tehran threatens cyber attacks in answer to the August sanctions. Behnam ben Taleblu, @FDD

    Jul 28 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Tehran threatens cyber attacks in retaliation for the pending August sanctions. Behnam ben Taleblu, @FDD Malcolm Hoenlein Behnam Ben Taleblu is a Research Fellow where he focuses on Iranian security and political issues. Mr. Taleblu previously served as a Senior Iran Analyst at FDD. Prior to his time at FDD, Mr. Taleblu worked on non-proliferation issues at an arms control ...more

  • Gaza is a failed state & What is to be done? Ambassador Dennis Ross, Malcolm Hoenlein.

    Jul 28 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Gaza is a failed state & What is to be done? Ambassador Dennis Ross, Malcolm Hoenlein. · http://www.defenddemocracy.org/media-hit/david-may-palestinian-sports-intimidation-should-be-punished/ · https://www.timesofisrael.com/hamas-the-murderous-neighbor-that-demands-israel-give-it-the-gun/    · https://www.timesofisrael.com/trump-peace-plan-said-to-include-major-econom...more

  • Game of Ports: Babl el Mandeb in the crosshairs.Norman T. Roule, Malcolm Hoenlein

    Jul 28 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo... Harry S. Truman Strike Group sails through the Strait of Bab el-Mandeb |: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Game of Ports: Bab-el-Mandeb in the crosshairs.Norman T. Roule, Malcolm Hoenlein Norman T. Roule was the national intelligence manager for Iran and served for 34-years in the Central Intelligence Agency, managing numerous programs relating to the Middle East. His service in the CIA’s Directorate of ...more

  • The Blood Red Moon over the failed state of Iran. Malcolm Hoenlein, @Conf_of_pres Michael Doran @Doranimated

    Jul 27 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:night atmosphere mystical darkness moon full moon moonlight circle blood moon moonrise astronomical object celestial event ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Blood Red Moon over the failed state of Iran. Malcolm Hoenlein, @Confofpres Michael Doran @Doranimated Michael Doran is a Senior Fellow at the Hudson Institute in Washington, DC. He specializes in Middle East security issues. In the administration of...more

  • The Democrats launch an electioneering allegation at the Republican Veterans Affairs. @FRoseDC

    Jul 27 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Veterans attend the opening ceremony inside The Silver Tree Hotel March 29 for the 23rd National Disabled American Veterans Winter Sports Clinic in Snowmass Village, Colo. The event is sponsored by the Department of Veterans Affairs and Disabled American Veterans. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Desiree N. Palacios)  ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Democrats launch an electioneering allegation at the R...more

  • Jim Jordan campaigns for Speaker by way of Rod Rosenstein. @JohnFund @MaryKissel

    Jul 27 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:... Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein | by Internet Education Foundation ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Jim Jordan campaigns for Speaker by way of Rod Rosenstein. @JohnFund @MaryKissel

  • Winston Smith in Red China. @MarytKissel @JoshRogin

    Jul 27 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Publicity photo on the set of the CBS anthology television series Studio One. This was a presentation of George Orwell's 1984. L-R: scenic designer Kim Swados, Norma Crane, Eddie Albert, and director Paul Nickell Date 1953 Source eBay front back Author CBS Television) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Winston Smith in Red China. @MarytKissel @JoshRogin https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/global-o...more

  • Trump transforms the EU trade war into an EU peace. @MaryKissel

    Jul 27 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:European Parliament ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Trump transforms the EU trade war into an EU peace. @MaryKissel

  • Red China torments any religionist it can reach. @CliffordDMay @FDD

    Jul 27 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: English: Chinese New Martyrs church in Bejing. Polski: Cerkiew Nowomęczenników Chińskich w Pekinie Русский: Архиепископ Пекинский и Китайский Иннокентий (Фигуровский) на фоне церкви Всех Святых китайских мучеников (Пекин, Китай) Data 1931 Źródło http://www.orthodox.cn/localchurch/beijing/churchofmartyrs_en.htm Autor nieznany) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Red China torments any religionist it can rea...more

  • Recession for religious tolerance in the Ummah. @CliffordDMay @FDD

    Jul 27 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Pakistani Church deplores suicide blast at Quetta hospital | CatholicHerald.co.uk : https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2018/jul/24/advancing-freedom-of-religion-globally/) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Recession for religious tolerance in the Ummah. @CliffordDMay @FDD : https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2018/jul/24/advancing-freedom-of-religion-globally/

  • North Korea missile sites and rumors of alternative nuke test sites. Bruce Bechtol, author, North Korean Military Proliferation in the Middle East and Africa: Enabling Violence and Instability

    Jul 27 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow North Korea missile sites and rumors of alternative nuke  test sites. Bruce Bechtol, author,  North Korean Military Proliferation in the Middle East and Africa: Enabling Violence and Instability @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast Bruce Bechtol, professor at Angelo State University and author of upcoming book North Korean Military Proliferation in the Middle East and Africa: Enabl...more

  • When traveling was a romance: "The Invention of Nature: 3 of 4: Alexander von Humboldt's New World" by Andrea Wulf

    Jul 27 2018

    AUTHOR. (PhotoHumboldt and Bonpland in the Amazon rainforest by the Casiquiare River, with their scientific instruments, which enabled them to take many types of accurate measurements throughout their five-year journey. Oil painting by Eduard Ender, 1856. : ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow When traveling was a romance: "The Invention of Nature: 3 of 4: Alexander von Humboldt's New World" by Andrea Wulf  ...more

  • Hayabussa 2 to launch four tumbling rovers to the surface of the asteroid Ryugu.

    Jul 27 2018

    AUTHOR. (PhotoEnglish: Visualization of the Hayabusa 2 probe. MASCOT lander visible. Date 14 June 2013, 18:41:08 Source http://www.dlr.de/dlr/en/desktopdefault.aspx/tabid-10081/151_read-12304/#/gallery/11288 Author Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR): ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Hayabussa 2 to launch four tumbling rovers to the surface of the asteroid Ryugu. @elakdawalla David Livingston

  • The FISA Court is not accountable & What is to be done? @WJMcGurn

    Jul 27 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:FISA ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The FISA Court is not accountable & What is to be done? @WJMcGurn https://www.wsj.com/articles/abolish-the-fisa-court-1532388170

  • Xi Jinping digs in for a long struggle to dominate US trade. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast Charles Ortel

    Jul 27 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Beginning of meeting with President of China Xi Jinping July 4, 2017 12:30The Kremlin, Moscow) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Xi Jinping digs in for a long struggle to dominate US trade. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast Charles Ortel https://nationalinterest.org/feature/china-nukes-qualcomm%E2%80%94nxp-deal-escalates-%E2%80%98trade-war%E2%80%99-26841

  • Michael Cohen does not connect with the Mueller inquiry & What is to be done? @AaronKleinShow

    Jul 26 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Trump Building NY ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Michael Cohen does not connect with the Mueller inquiry & What is to be done?  @AaronKleinShow https://www.breitbart.com/video/2018/07/25/watch-breitbarts-aaron-klein-calls-out-phony-leftist-outrage-over-trump-playboy-claims/

  • Trump's winning a zero-tariff deal with the EU & What is to be done? @MonicaCrowley

    Jul 26 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Aerial view of the European Quarter. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Trump's winning a zero-tariff deal with the EU & What is to be done? @MonicaCrowley

  • What happens next is drilling for the lake beneath the polar ice cap of Mars. @PappalardoJoe

    Jul 26 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow What happens next is drilling for the lake beneath the polar ice cap of Mars. @PappalardoJoe

  • Not to trust any generic drugs from China. Arthur Waldron, University of Pennsylvania. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Jul 26 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Generic drug ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Not to trust any generic drugs from China. Arthur Waldron, University of Pennsylvania. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast Arthur Waldron, Lauder Professor of International Relations in the Department of History at the University of Pennsylvania, on this: https://www.cnn.com/2018/07/25/asia/china-vaccine-censorship-intl/index.html https://www.theguardian.com/world/20...more

  • Red China commits to overwhelming the US and dominating all' "systems." @JoshROgin @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Jul 26 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Red Guards in 1966 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Red China commits to overwhelming the US and dominating all' "systems." @JoshROgin @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/josh-rogin/wp/2018/07/25/russia-fever-is-distracting-the-united-states-from-the-china-threat/?utm_term=.df56df4d1d77 Russia fever is distracting the United States from the China threat By Jos...more

  • The unaccounted American MIA of the Korean War, living and dead. Mark Sauter, POW Investigative Unit @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Jul 26 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: The auxiliary surgical hospitals (later called Mobile Army Surgical Hospitals) were conceived and developed by DeBakey and the Surgical Consultants in the first years of World War II. They greatly improved battlefield injury survival rates by getting surgical care closer to the front lines. Photos like this, taken during the Korean war (1950-1953), provide a closer look at the operations of the surgical units, including the addition of helicopters for transporting the wounded) ...more

  • Trump's trade talk is making Europe great again. @VerodeRugy @Mercatus @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Jul 26 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Trump's trade talk is making Europe great again. @VerodeRugy @Mercatus @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast https://www.creators.com/read/veronique-de-rugy/07/18/on-trade-trump-is-who-he-claims-to-be

  • The Democratic 2020 book tour speaks of pounding Trump and abolishing ICE. @Hooverwhalen

    Jul 26 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Charles Dickens At Writing Desk) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Democratic 2020 book tour speaks of pounding Trump and abolishing ICE. @Hooverwhalen https://www.forbes.com/sites/billwhalen/2018/07/22/can-we-turn-the-page-on-candidates-writing-books/#20563a0d7334

  • When traveling was a romance: "The Invention of Nature: 2 of 4: Alexander von Humboldt's New World" by Andrea Wulf

    Jul 26 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Schiller, Wilhelm and Alexander von Humboldt with Goethe in Jena ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow When traveling was a romance: "The Invention of Nature: 2 of 4: Alexander von Humboldt's New World" by Andrea Wulf  https://www.amazon.com/Invention-Nature-Alexander-Humboldts-World/dp/038535066X/ref=tmmhrdswatch0?encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= A Best Book of the Year: The New York Times, The ...more

  • Move or perish: "Restless Creatures: 2 of 4: The Story of Life in Ten Movements" by Matt Wilkinson

    Jul 26 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:The European honey bee may have originated from eastern Africa. This bee is pictured in Tanzania ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Move or perish: "Restless Creatures: 2 of 4: The Story of Life in Ten Movements" by Matt Wilkinson https://www.amazon.com/Restless-Creatures-Story-Life-Movements/dp/0465065724/ref=mthardcover?encoding=UTF8&me=&qid=

  • Move or perish: "Restless Creatures: 1 of 4 The Story of Life in Ten Movements" by Matt Wilkinson

    Jul 26 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Spiny seahorse H. histrix from East Timor holding on to soft coral with its prehensile tail) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Move or perish: "Restless Creatures: 1 of 4 The Story of Life in Ten Movements" by Matt Wilkinson https://www.amazon.com/Restless-Creatures-Story-Life-Movements/dp/0465065724/ref=mthardcover?encoding=UTF8&me=&qid=

  • Taxing Internet Sales is anti-growth. @JohnTamny

    Jul 26 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Taxing Internet sales is anti-growth. @JohnTamny

  • Sanctions on Russia are meaningless in the marketplace. @JohnTamny @RealClearMarkets

    Jul 26 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: The Bronze Horseman, monument to Peter the Great) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Sanctions on Russia are meaningless in the marketplace. @JohnTamny @RealClearMarkets https://www.realclearmarkets.com/articles/2018/07/24/thepunditclasssrussianobsessionborderson_ridiculous.html

  • Russia's "Hunter" drone for a sixth generation warplane. @DefTechPat

    Jul 25 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Russia's "Hunter" drone for a sixth generation warplane. @DefTechPat https://www.defenseone.com/technology/2018/07/stealthy-drone-may-be-future-russian-fighter-jets/149976/?oref=d-river https://www.nextgov.com/emerging-tech/2018/07/google-deepmind-researchers-join-pledge-not-work-lethal-ai/149844/ https://www.govexec.com/defense/2018/07/after-secret-trump...more

  • Red China hacks the internet of things to snoop on the Helsinki Summit. @DefTechPat

    Jul 25 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:PLA Unit 61398 (Chinese: 61398部队, Pinyin: 61398 bùduì) is the Military Unit Cover Designator (MUCD)[1] of a People's Liberation Army advanced persistent threat unit that has been alleged to be a source of Chinese computer hacking attacks.  A panorama view of riverside of Pudong) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Red China hacks the internet of things to snoop on the Helsinki Summit. @DefTechPat https://ww...more

  • Israel downs a Syrian Sukhoi war plane on the Golan & What is to be done? @Acrossthebay Tony Badran

    Jul 25 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Sukhoi Su-24M of the Russian Air Force inflight) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Israel downs a Syrian Sukhoi war plane on the Golan & What is to be done? @Acrossthebay Tony Badran http://www.defenddemocracy.org/media-hit/badran-tony-putins-new-rules-for-the-golan-heights/

  • The party of the cities: 1 of 2: vs the party of exurbia favors the GOP in the House. @DanRosenheck @Economist

    Jul 25 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Printed in March 1812, this political cartoon was drawn in reaction to the newly drawn state senate election district of South Essex created by the ... ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The party of the cities: 1 of 2:  vs the party of exurbia favors the GOP in the House. @DanRosenheck @Economist https://www.economist.com/briefing/2018/07/12/americas-electoral-system-gives-the-republicans-advantages-over-...more

  • Searching for a Schumer pocketbook campaign. @LizPeek

    Jul 25 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Cover of sheet music for "Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?" from Americana (revue)) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Searching for a Schumer pocketbook campaign. @LizPeek http://www.foxnews.com/opinion/2017/07/25/liz-peek-schumers-better-deal-recycling-obamas-failed-economic-policies-wont-boost-democrats.html

  • Waiting for the big GDP number on Friday. @LizPeek

    Jul 25 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: English: Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta (built 1918) after expansion in 1920 and/or 1922, now the State Bar of Georgia building Date 10 November 2012, 10:04:12 Source http://www.atlantatimemachine.com/downtown/marietta_104.htm Author Unknown pre-1923) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Waiting for the big GDP number on Friday. @LizPeek https://www.businessinsider.com/us-economy-gdp-growth-45-in-the-seco...more

  • When traveling was a romance: "The Invention of Nature: 1 of 4: Alexander von Humboldt's New World" by Andrea Wulf

    Jul 25 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Humboldt as a boy with his widowed mother, Maria Elisabeth (Colomb) von Humboldt ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow When traveling was a romance: "The Invention of Nature: 1 of 4: Alexander von Humboldt's New World" by Andrea Wulf  https://www.amazon.com/Invention-Nature-Alexander-Humboldts-World/dp/038535066X/ref=tmmhrdswatch0?encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= A Best Book of the Year: The New Y...more

  • The Endangered Species Act has a surprisingly low rescue rate & What is to be done? Jonathan Wood @PERCTweets

    Jul 25 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Eriastrum hooveri is a rare species of flowering plant in the phlox family known by the common name Hoover's woollystar. It is endemic to the South Coast Ranges of California from San Benito to Los Angeles Counties,  ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Endangered Species Act has a surprisingly low rescue rate & What is to be done? Jonathan Wood @PERCTweets https://www.perc.org/2018/07/13/the-end...more

  • Remembering Ted Kennedy and the Democrats colluding with the Kremlin against Reagan.

    Jul 25 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Ted Kennedy Secretly Asked The Soviets To Intervene In The 1984 Elections ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Remembering Ted Kennedy and the Democrats colluding with the Kremlin against Reagan. https://pjmedia.com/michaelledeen/why-are-the-democrats-and-the-spooks-suddenly-so-ferociously-anti-putin/

  • NATO lacks adequate bridges, tunnels and roads to deploy to Eastern Europe. @PappalardoJoe

    Jul 25 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:An Oshkosh M1070 8×8 Heavy Equipment Transporter (HET) tractor pulling a M1000 HETS trailer, carrying a slat-armored M93 Fox NBC detection vehicle near Baghdad, Iraq) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow NATO lacks adequate bridges, tunnels and roads to deploy to Eastern Europe. @PappalardoJoe https://www.popularmechanics.com/military/weapons/a22518247/nato-roads-het-europe-tanks/.

  • Mike Pompeo name-checks the Tehran regime as the mafia. @LisaDaftari

    Jul 25 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:The entrance of Al Capone's mansion in Miami, Florida, located in 93 Palm Avenue. Capone bought the estate in 1927 and lived there until his death in 1947. It is believed that Capone plotted the infamous February 14, 1929 St. Valentine's Day Massacre while living in the mansion.[47] ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Mike Pompeo name-checks the Tehran regime as the mafia. @LisaDaftari https://www.r...more

  • The FISA Court unknowns: 2 of 2: & What is to be done? @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter

    Jul 24 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The FISA Court unknowns: 2 of 2: & What is to be done? @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter https://www.nationalreview.com/2018/07/carter-page-fisa-applications-fbi-steele-dossier/

  • The FISA Court unknowns: 1 of 2: & What is to be done? @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter

    Jul 24 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:In Trump's first year, FISA court denied record number of surveillance orders | ZDNet  ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The FISA Court unknowns: 1 of 2: & What is to be done? @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter https://www.nationalreview.com/2018/07/carter-page-fisa-applications-fbi-steele-dossier/

  • Waiting for Xi Jinping to choose trade war or trade deal. @GordonChang @ThadMcCotter

    Jul 24 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Waiting for Xi Jinping to choose trade war or trade deal. @GordonChang @ThadMcCotter

  • Russia trolls GMO. @HenryIMiller

    Jul 24 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Palace Square backed by the General staff arch and building, as the main square of the Russian Empire it was the setting of many events of historic significance ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Russia trolls GMO. @HenryIMiller "How Russia and NGOs Collude to Damage American Exceptionalism," is available at http://dailycaller.com/2018/07/19/how-russia-and-ngos-collude-to-damage-american-exceptional...more

  • Al Qaeda's Shabaab launches sizable complex assaults in Africa.@BillRoggio @ThomasJoscelyn

    Jul 24 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Somalia 1992  American soldiers and journalists walked openly and casually down the streets of Mogadishu and outlying towns like this one in 1992 before al Qaeda-linked gangs such as Aideed's unleashed their campaign to halt aid. I shot from the back of a moving pick-up and had only a 50mm lens on my ancient fully manual Nikon. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Al Qaeda's Shabaab launches sizable com...more

  • NATO speaks of Vietnam body counts in Afghanistan & What is to be done? @BillRoggio @ThomasJoscelyn

    Jul 24 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow NATO speaks of Vietnam body counts in Afghanistan & What is to be done? @BillRoggio @ThomasJoscelyn https://www.longwarjournal.org/archives/2018/07/nato-command-touts-body-count-of-taliban-irreconcilables.php

  • Israel and Russia struggle to police Syrian anarchy. Malcolm Hoenlein, @Conf_of_Pres @ThadMcCotter

    Jul 24 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Israel and Russia struggle to police Syrian anarchy. Malcolm Hoenlein, @ConfofPres @ThadMcCotter

  • "Indiana" Hoenlein and the “Jews, an Italian Story: The First Thousand Years.”

    Jul 24 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Downtown Ferrara around 1900) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow "Indiana" Hoenlein and the “Jews, an Italian Story: The First Thousand Years.”  https://forward.com/culture/388397/italy-tells-the-story-of-its-jewish-people-in-new-museum/

  • The FISA application to surveil Carter Page does not change any minds about the FBI in 2016. @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund @ThadMcCotter

    Jul 24 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The FISA application to surveil Carter Page does not change any minds about the FBI in 2016. @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund @ThadMcCotter

  • The WSJ/NBC poll tells the tale of a divided nation. @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund @ThadMcCotter

    Jul 24 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The WSJ/NBC poll tells the tale of a divided nation. @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund @ThadMcCotter

  • A century of sorrow: "The Golden Lad: 1 of 2: The Haunting Story of Quentin and Theodore Roosevelt" by Eric Burns.

    Jul 24 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Quentin Roosevelt in a Nieuport fighter plane in France) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow A century of sorrow: "The Golden Lad: 1 of 2: The Haunting Story of Quentin and Theodore Roosevelt" by Eric Burns. “Piercing the larger-than-life Teddy Roosevelt myth, Burns (1920), a former correspondent for NBC News and Today, explores the personal side of the energetic, rambunctious war hero and politician ...more

  • A century of sorrow: "The Golden Lad: 2 of 2: The Haunting Story of Quentin and Theodore Roosevelt" by Eric Burns.

    Jul 24 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Quentin (shown here at age 13) was as gifted intellectually as his father and sailed through Groton and Harvard. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow A century of sorrow: "The Golden Lad: 2 of 2: The Haunting Story of Quentin and Theodore Roosevelt" by Eric Burns. “Piercing the larger-than-life Teddy Roosevelt myth, Burns (1920), a former correspondent for NBC News and Today, explores the personal sid...more

  • Washington vs. the Kremlin: "Circle of Treason: 2of 2: A CIA Account of Traitor Aldrich Ames and the Men He Betrayed" by Sandra Grimes and Jeanne Vertefeuille

    Jul 23 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Downtown Terre Haute, looking southwest, where Ames serves his sentence ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Washington vs. the Kremlin: "Circle of Treason:  2of 2: A CIA Account of Traitor Aldrich Ames and the Men He Betrayed" by Sandra Grimes and Jeanne Vertefeuille https://www.amazon.com/Circle-Treason-Account-Traitor-Betrayed/dp/1591143969/ref=laB009ZZMNT21_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1526867586...more

  • Washington vs. the Kremlin: "Circle of Treason: 1 of 2: A CIA Account of Traitor Aldrich Ames and the Men He Betrayed" by Sandra Grimes and Jeanne Vertefeuille

    Jul 23 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: “Lubyanka Square in Moscow”. Lubyanka Square (Dzerzhinsky Square in 1926 through 1990). In the center -- the Felix Dzerzhinsky monument (sculptor Vuchetich)/. In the background -- the U.S.S.R. State Security Committee building.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Washington vs. the Kremlin: "Circle of Treason: 1 of 2: A CIA Account of Traitor Aldrich Ames and the Men He Betrayed" by Sandra Grimes and ...more

  • Washington vs the Kremlin: America's Great Game: 2 of 2: The CIA's Secret Arabists and the Shaping of the Modern Middle East by Hugh Wilford.

    Jul 23 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Portrait of CIA operative miles copeland) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Washington vs the Kremlin: America's Great Game: 2 of 2: The CIA's Secret Arabists and the Shaping of the Modern Middle East by Hugh Wilford. https://www.amazon.com/Americas-Great-Game-Arabists-Shaping/dp/046509628X/ref=sr11?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1495140203&sr=1-1&keywords=wilford+great+game

  • Washington vs the Kremlin: America's Great Game: 1 of 2: The CIA's Secret Arabists and the Shaping of the Modern Middle East by Hugh Wilford.

    Jul 23 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:President Theodore Roosevelt with his grandsons Richard Derby (right) and Kermit Roosevelt Jr. (on his lap).  ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Washington vs the Kremlin: America's Great Game: 1 of 2:  The CIA's Secret Arabists and the Shaping of the Modern Middle East by Hugh Wilford. https://www.amazon.com/Americas-Great-Game-Arabists-Shaping/dp/046509628X/ref=sr11?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1...more

  • Washington vs the Kremlin: "Hunting Che: 2 of 2: How a U.S. Special Forces Team Helped Capture the World's Most Famous Revolutionary" by Mitch Weiss and Kevin Maurer

    Jul 23 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Guevara in rural Bolivia, shortly before his death (1967)) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Washington vs the Kremlin: "Hunting Che: 2 of 2: How a U.S. Special Forces Team Helped Capture the World's Most Famous Revolutionary" by Mitch Weiss and Kevin Maurer https://www.amazon.com/Hunting-Che-Special-Capture-Revolutionary/dp/0425257479/ref=sr1fkmr1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1519184393&sr...more

  • Washington vs the Kremlin: "Hunting Che: 1 of 2: How a U.S. Special Forces Team Helped Capture the World's Most Famous Revolutionary" by Mitch Weiss and Kevin Maurer

    Jul 23 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Walking through Red Square in Moscow, November 1964) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Washington vs the Kremlin: "Hunting Che: 1 of 2: How a U.S. Special Forces Team Helped Capture the World's Most Famous Revolutionary" by Mitch Weiss and Kevin Maurer https://www.amazon.com/Hunting-Che-Special-Capture-Revolutionary/dp/0425257479/ref=sr1fkmr1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1519184393&sr=1-1...more

  • State leadership is not normal: "A First-Rate Madness: 2of 2: Uncovering the Links Between Leadership and Mental Illness by Nassir Ghaemi.

    Jul 23 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:English: Photo of John F. Kennedy and Richard Nixon taken prior to their first debate at WBBM-TV in Chicago in 1960. Original caption: “ (DEB15) CHICAGO, Sept. 26--STARS OF CAMPAIGN DEBATE--Presidential candi­dates Sen. John Kennedy and Vice President Richard Nixon pose tonight following their debate at a Chicago television studio (AP Wirephoto)(rj22310stf)1960 ” Date 26 September 1960 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @...more

  • State leadership is not normal: "A First-Rate Madness: 1 of 2: Uncovering the Links Between Leadership and Mental Illness by Nassir Ghaemi.

    Jul 23 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Charles de Gaulle (far right) with Andrew McNaughton, Władysław Sikorski, and Winston Churchill ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow State leadership is not normal: "A First-Rate Madness: 1 of 2: Uncovering the Links Between Leadership and Mental Illness by Nassir Ghaemi. “A glistening psychological history, faceted largely by the biographies of eight famous leaders… A First-Rate Madness is carefully plo...more

  • Washington vs the Kremlin: "Project Azorian: 4 of 4: The CIA and the Raising of the K-129. by Norman C. Polmar and Michael White.

    Jul 23 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Hauptsitz der Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) in Langley ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Washington vs the Kremlin: "Project Azorian: 4 of 4: The CIA and the Raising of the K-129. by Norman C. Polmar and Michael White. https://www.amazon.com/Project-Azorian-CIA-Raising-K-129/dp/1591146682 Despite incredible political, military, and intelligence risks, and after six years of secret preparations, the...more

  • Washington vs the Kremlin: "Project Azorian: 3 of 4: The CIA and the Raising of the K-129. by Norman C. Polmar and Michael White.

    Jul 23 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Color photo of the Hughes Glomar Explorer Date  Source U.S. Government Photo - see http://www.gwu.edu/~nsarchiv/nukevault/ebb305/index.htm Author U.S. Government ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Washington vs the Kremlin: "Project Azorian: 3 of 4: The CIA and the Raising of the K-129. by Norman C. Polmar and Michael White. https://www.amazon.com/Project-Azorian-CIA-Raising-K-129/dp/1591146682 Despi...more

  • Washington vs the Kremlin: "Project Azorian: 2 of 4: The CIA and the Raising of the K-129. by Norman C. Polmar and Michael White.

    Jul 23 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Recovery site of K-129 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Washington vs the Kremlin: "Project Azorian: 2 of 4: The CIA and the Raising of the K-129. by Norman C. Polmar and Michael White. https://www.amazon.com/Project-Azorian-CIA-Raising-K-129/dp/1591146682 Despite incredible political, military, and intelligence risks, and after six years of secret preparations, the CIA attempted to salvage the sunken...more

  • Washington vs the Kremlin: "Project Azorian: 1 of 4: The CIA and the Raising of the K-129. by Norman C. Polmar and Michael White.

    Jul 23 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:A Project 629A (NATO reporting name Golf-II class) diesel-electric Soviet ballistic missile submarine K-129, hull number 722.  ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Washington vs the Kremlin: "Project Azorian: 1 of 4: The CIA and the Raising of the K-129. by Norman C. Polmar and Michael White. https://www.amazon.com/Project-Azorian-CIA-Raising-K-129/dp/1591146682 Despite incredible political, military, ...more

  • The horror of eugenics: "Better for All the World: The Secret History of Forced Sterilization and America's Quest for Racial Purity" by Harry Bruinius.

    Jul 22 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:The horror of eugenics: "Better for All the World: The Secret History of Forced Sterilization and America's Quest for Racial Purity" by Harry Bruinius.  ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The horror  of eugenics: "Better for All the World: The Secret History of Forced Sterilization and America's Quest for Racial Purity" by Harry Bruinius. Publishers Weekly In the early years of th...more

  • Middle Cold War failures: "Shadow Warrior: 1 of 2: William Egan Colby and the CIA" by Randall B. Woods..

    Jul 22 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Chile) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Middle Cold War failures: "Shadow Warrior: 1 of 2: William Egan Colby and the CIA" by Randall B. Woods.. https://www.amazon.com/Shadow-Warrior-William-Egan-Colby/dp/0465021948 Library Journal “Woods has crafted an excellent biography based on the usual primary sources and buttressed by interviews with Colby's family and associates.... Well written and...more

  • Middle Cold War failures: "Shadow Warrior: 2 of 2: William Egan Colby and the CIA" by Randall B. Woods..

    Jul 22 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:... SAIGON 1971-72 - Continental Hotel - by John Binfield | by manhhai ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Middle Cold War failures: "Shadow Warrior: 2 of 2: William Egan Colby and the CIA" by Randall B. Woods.. https://www.amazon.com/Shadow-Warrior-William-Egan-Colby/dp/0465021948 Library Journal “Woods has crafted an excellent biography based on the usual primary sources and buttressed by inter...more

  • Sex Matters: 1 of 2: How Modern Feminism Lost Touch with Science, Love, and Common Sense by Mona Charen.

    Jul 22 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Betty Friedan photographed by Lynn Gilbert, 1981) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Sex Matters: 1 of 2: How Modern Feminism Lost Touch with Science, Love, and Common Sense by Mona Charen. https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07DM2J3D3/ref=dbsadefrwthschvapitaftp1i0 Author of the New York Times best seller Useful Idiots and popular columnist Mona Charen takes a close, reasoned look at the aggressive feminis...more

  • Sex Matters: 2 of 2: How Modern Feminism Lost Touch with Science, Love, and Common Sense by Mona Charen.

    Jul 22 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:In 1971, Norman Mailer moderated a cacophonous debate about feminism that was captured on film by the documentarians Chris Hegedus and D. A. Pennebaker. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Sex Matters: 2 of 2: How Modern Feminism Lost Touch with Science, Love, and Common Sense by Mona Charen. https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07DM2J3D3/ref=dbsadefrwthschvapitaftp1i0 Author of the New York Times best selle...more

  • Daniel Ortega welcomes the Russians to Nicaragua. @MaryAnastasiaOG @WSJOpinion

    Jul 22 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Daniel Ortega welcomes the Russians to Nicaragua. @MaryAnastasiaOG @WSJOpinion https://www.wsj.com/articles/russia-in-central-america-again-1531074911 https://www.wsj.com/articles/guatemala-russia-and-the-bitkovs-1530477494

  • Brazil's Lula tries a jailbreak to run for president again. @MaryAnastasiaOG @WSJOpinion

    Jul 22 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Demonstrators gather in front of the Palácio do Planalto, the presidential palace, to protest against Lula's appointment as Chief of Staff of the Presidency, 16 March 2016. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Brazil's Lula tries a jailbreak to run for president again. @MaryAnastasiaOG @WSJOpinion https://www.wsj.com/articles/rule-of-law-wins-again-in-brazil-1531680648

  • Future U.S. Navy needs a multi-role frigate pronto: 2 of 2: Tyler Rogoway T@HEWARZOBE

    Jul 22 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: 060610-N-8110K-022 Boston, Mass. (June 10, 2006) - USS Constitution, “Old Ironsides” gets underway for a turn-around cruise in Boston Harbor. The world's oldest commissioned warship [afloat] will cruise to Fort Independence on Castle Island where it will fire a 21-gun salute before returning to its berth at the Charlestown Navy Yard. The turn-around cruise is one of the high points of Boston Navy Week. Twenty-four such weeks are planned this year in cities throughout the U.S...more

  • Future U.S. Navy needs a multi-role frigate pronto. Tyler Rogoway T@HEWARZOBE

    Jul 22 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:The U.S. Navy guided missile frigates USS Oliver Hazard Perry (FFG-7), USS Antrim (FFG-20) and USS Jack Williams (FFG-24) underway.  ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Future U.S. Navy needs a multi-role frigate pronto: 1 of 2:  Tyler Rogoway T@HEWARZOBE http://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zone/22138/the-navy-may-use-one-hull-design-to-replace-its-cruisers-and-some-destroyers

  • Curiosity on the prowl, Opportunity unknown. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Jul 22 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Curiosity path)) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Curiosity on the prowl, Opportunity unknown. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com http://behindtheblack.com/?s=rover+update

  • New Shepard prepares for suborbital profit. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Jul 22 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Launch images from the test flight of the New Shepard spacecraft ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow New Shepard prepares for suborbital profit. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com http://behindtheblack.com/?s=new+shepard

  • New American Civil War: 2 of 2: A page of Horace Greeley in the Washington Post. Michael Vlahos @JHUWorldCrisis

    Jul 21 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Cartoon from the 1872 presidential campaign showing Horace Greeley forced to eat his own words Date July 13, 1872 (Harper's Weekly, p. 560) Source here Author Thomas Nast ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow New American Civil War: 2 of 2: A page of Horace Greeley in the Washington Post. Michael Vlahos @JHUWorldCrisis https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/quit-now-trump-staffers-save-your-souls/2018...more

  • New American Civil War: 1 of 2: A page of Horace Greeley in the Washington Post. Michael Vlahos @JHUWorldCrisis

    Jul 21 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Original Caption: Horace Greeley U.S. National Archives’ Local Identifier: 111-B-2038 From:: Series: Mathew Brady Photographs of Civil War-Era Personalities and Scenes, (Record Group 111) Photographer: Brady, Mathew, 1823 (ca.) - 1896 Coverage Dates: ca. 1860 - ca. 1865 Subjects: American Civil War, 1861-1865 Brady National Photographic Art Gallery (Washington, D.C.)) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow N...more

  • Pacific Watch: Will Seattle drive out Amazon? @JeffBliss1

    Jul 21 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Seattle's got some great new corporate architecture nowadays. Thanks much to Amazon, of course. Walking around downtown tonight after dinner we saw the new Amazon Sphere building in pretty evening light. The buildings all around are also Amzn buildings) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: Pacific Watch:  Will Seattle drive out Amazon? @JeffBliss1 https://www.theringer.com/tech/2018/7/17/17578524/seattle-amazon-kshama-s...more

  • The future is already here, and it's drone air taxis. @PappalardoJoe.

    Jul 21 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: May 2018 Uber held its second annual “flying taxi” conference in Los Angeles this week, so we have a bunch of cool new concept images of weird, drone-helicopter  ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The future is already here, and it's drone air taxis. @PappalardoJoe. http://www.popularmechanics.com/flight/a22454961/mega-skyport-uber-flying-taxi-vertiport/

  • The Baltic States are NATO's weakness: 2 of 2: and Russia's advantage. Douglas Mastriano @dougforpa

    Jul 21 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:RUKLA, Lithuania - Multinational Soldiers with the Enhanced Forward Presence Battle Group Poland completed a two-day tactical road march across sovereign NATO borders and arrived to Rukla, Lithuania, June 18, 2017, as part of Saber Strike 17. The Poland-based Battle Group conducted the convoy portion of the Field Training Exercise to demonstrate their ability to execute a forward passage of lines across the only land connection between the Baltic States of Estonia, Latvia and Li...more

  • The Baltic States are NATO's weakness and Russia's advantage. Douglas Mastriano @dougforpa

    Jul 21 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Soviet war monument in Tallinn  This statue, called the Bronze Soldier, was moved to a military cemetery in April 2007, amidst great controversy.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Baltic States are NATO's weakness: 1 of 2: and Russia's advantage. Douglas Mastriano @dougforpa  http://thefederalist.com/2018/07/18/heres-trump-nato-russias-string-aggressions/ Douglas V. Mastriano is a retired U.S. A...more

  • Shareholders make American great again. @JohnTamny

    Jul 21 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Alibaba Chairman Jack Ma celebrates his company's IPO at the New York Stock Exchange on Friday. (Photo: Mark Lennihan/AP)) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Shareholders make American great again. @JohnTamny https://www.realclearmarkets.com/articles/2018/07/12/formichaelhiltzikrealityisstillloudlyknockingatthedoor_103346.html Michael Hiltzik is the militantly imperceptive business columnist at the Los...more

  • Capitalism plus Kylie Jenner plus free social media equals the road to a billionaire. @JohnTamny

    Jul 21 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Description  English: Andrew Carnegie (1835-1919) and Louise Whitfield Carnegie (1857-1946) in 1915. Date 1915 Source   ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Capitalism plus Kylie Jenner plus free social media equals the road to a billionaire. @JohnTamny https://www.forbes.com/sites/johntamny/2018/07/15/young-kylie-jenner-lays-waste-to-deficit-demographic-and-inequality-hand-wringers/#299070497380 Kylie...more

  • The world Putin grew up in: "1956: 4 of 4: The World in Revolt" by Simon Hall.

    Jul 21 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: A Westland Whirlwind helicopter taking off from the Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Albion (R07) to stand by for emergency rescue operations as the ship turns into the wind to fly off her aircraft on a strike. Visible on deck are De Havilland Sea Venoms of 809 Naval Air Squadron, and Hawker Sea Hawks from 800 and 802 NAS. Date November 1956) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The world Putin grew up in: "...more

  • US State says there are 20,000 Palestinian refugees from 1948: UNRA says over 5,000,000. Malcolm Hoenlein.

    Jul 21 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo Nakba 1948 Palestine - Jaramana Refugee Camp, Damascus, Syria Date 1948 Source hanini.org Author Unknown Permission (Reusing this file)  PD-Syria: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow US State says there are 20,000 Palestinian refugees from 1948: UNRA says over 5,000,000. Malcolm Hoenlein.

  • The Palestinians have fragmented into two criminal states, the Hamas homicides and the PA kleptocrats. Pinchas Inbari. Malcolm Hoenlein. @Conf_of_Pres.

    Jul 21 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: English: Palestinian Authority honor guard at attention over Yasser Arafat's tombstone. PA governmental compound, Ramallah Date 20 May 2008 Source Own work Author Tristam Sparks, restlesseye.com) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Palestinians have fragmented into two criminal states, the Hamas homicides and the PA kleptocrats. Pinchas Inbari. Malcolm Hoenlein. @ConfofPres. ● https://www.timesofisr...more

  • What Eastern Europe nightmares look like: "The Tunnels: 2 of 2: Escapes Under the Berlin Wall and the Historic Films the JFK White House Tried to Kill" by Greg Mitchell

    Jul 21 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Berlin, S-Bahnhof Wollankstraße, Fluchttunnel Info non-talk.svg Original caption  For documentary purposes the German Federal Archive often retained the original image captions, which may be erroneous, biased, obsolete or politically extreme. Info non-talk.svg Zentralbild-Junge-1.2.1962-Gefährliche Provokation an der Staatsgrenze der DDR-Durch Agentenschleuse Eisenbahnverkehr aufs äusserste gefährdet. Ein neues eklatantes Beispiel für die friedensgefährdende Rolle der Westberl...more

  • Can Russia restrain Iran from attacking Israel? Malcolm Hoenlein @angutowski @FDD

    Jul 20 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: In this picture released by the office of the Iranian supreme leader, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, right, speaks with Russian President Vladimir Putin during their meeting in Tehran, Iran, Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017. (Office of the Iranian Supreme Leader via AP)) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @Batchelo@angutowskirShow Can Russia restrain Iran from attacking Israel? Malcolm Hoenlein @angutowski @FDD Alexandra N. G...more

  • What Putin intends is to show strength. @AnnaBorsch @WashInstitute Malcolm Hoenlein.

    Jul 20 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: English: Vladimir Putin with one of his horses and en:Koni Date 26 July 2002 Source http://president.kremlin.ru/dyn_images/img23932.jpg Author Presidential Press and Information Office) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow What Putin intends is to show strength. @AnnaBorsch @WashInstitute Malcolm Hoenlein.

  • The Russians move into Central and South America along with their Iranian allies. @jmhumire Exec Director @SecureFreeSoc

    Jul 20 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Managua at night) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Russians move into Central and South America along with their Iranian allies. @jmhumire Exec Director @SecureFreeSoc 

  • NATO is inadequate to keep the Russians out but not to drive the Americans out. @CliffordDMay Malcolm Hoenlein

    Jul 20 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:C-47 Skytrains unloading at Tempelhof Airport during the Berlin Airlift. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow NATO is inadequate to keep the Russians out but not to drive the Americans out. @CliffordDMay Malcolm Hoenlein

  • Rod Rosenstein discovers Russian secret agents & What is to be done? @JohnFund @MaryKissel

    Jul 20 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Picture of Boris Badenov, Natasha Fatale, and Fearless Leader ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Rod Rosenstein discovers Russian secret agents & What is to be done? @JohnFund @MaryKissel https://www.usatoday.com/videos/news/nation/2018/07/19/rosenstein-defends-prosecution-russian-agents/37006223/

  • Red China races time and tide to dominate the U.S. Navy. @JerryHendrixII @MaryKissel

    Jul 20 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:A Type 052C destroyer, Changchun, in Butterworth, Penang, Malaysia in 2017.[13]) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Red China races time and tide to dominate the U.S. Navy. @JerryHendrixII @MaryKissel https://www.nationalreview.com/magazine/2018/07/30/chinese-naval-policy-upending-conventional-wisdom/

  • The Republicans are soulless Trump servants, declare the smartest Democrats. @MaryKissel

    Jul 20 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:The Damned Soul. Drawing by Michelangelo Buonarroti c. 1525 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Republicans are soulless Trump servants, declare the smartest Democrats. @MaryKissel https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/quit-now-trump-staffers-save-your-souls/2018/07/16/6529cb3a-8920-11e8-85ae-511bc1146b0bstory.html?utmterm=.c52e7825bbc0

  • What Eastern Europe nightmares look like: "The Tunnels: 1 of 2: Escapes Under the Berlin Wall and the Historic Films the JFK White House Tried to Kill" by Greg Mitchell

    Jul 20 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:East German Combat Groups of the Working Class close the border on 13 August 1961 in preparation of the Berlin Wall construction. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow What Eastern Europe nightmares look like: "The Tunnels: 1 of 2:  Escapes Under the Berlin Wall and the Historic Films the JFK White House Tried to Kill" by Greg Mitchell https://www.amazon.com/Tunnels-Escapes-Under-Berlin-Historic/dp/...more

  • The world Putin grew up in: "1956: 3 of 4: The World in Revolt" by Simon Hall.

    Jul 20 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The world Putin grew up in: "1956: 3 of 4: The World in Revolt" by Simon Hall. https://www.amazon.com/1956-World-Revolt-Simon-Hall/dp/0571312322 Vibrantly and sympathetically told, this is the story of one remarkable year - a capsule history of exhilarating triumphs and shattering defeats around the world. 'Vivid, powerful and panoramic ... I loved it.' D...more

  • Prepping for the Borking of Kavanaugh. 2 of 2: @RichadAEpstein

    Jul 20 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Ford testifies on behalf of Robert Bork, nominated to be on the US Supreme Court Former President Gerald Ford (L) is watched by Judge Robert Bork as he testifies on behalf of the latter before the Senate Judiciary Committee on September 15, 1987 in Washington. Bork has been nominated to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court. (UPI Photo/Cliff Owen/Files) | License Photo ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorSh...more

  • Prepping for the Borking of Kavanaugh. 1 of 2: @RichadAEpstein

    Jul 20 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Robert Bork1987) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Prepping for the Borking of Kavanaugh. 1 of 2:  @RichadAEpstein https://www.hoover.org/research/progressives-come-after-brett-kavanaugh Two different lines of attack have been launched against the nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh, now of the Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, to replace Anthony Kennedy on the United States Supreme C...more

  • Finding a 2000-year-old coin left behind by a Jewish hero fleeing the Romans. Ze'ev Orenstein, City of David.

    Jul 20 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:The Biblical City of David in the period of Herod's Temple, from the Holyland Model of Jerusalem. The southern wall of the Temple Mount appears at top. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Finding a 2000-year-old coin left behind by a Jewish hero fleeing the Romans. Ze'ev Orenstein, City of David. https://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Bronze-coin-from-4th-year-of-Great-Revolt-found-at-national-park-56134...more

  • Trump country is changing the channel on the news attacking Trump. @SalenaZito

    Jul 20 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Much of the Allegheny River's course is through hilly woodlands. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Trump country is changing the channel on the news attacking Trump. @SalenaZito

  • Throwing ink on the portraits and slogans of Red China & What is to be done? Arthur Waldron, University of Pennsylvania. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Jul 19 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Xi ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Throwing ink on the portraits and slogans of Red China & What is to be done?  Arthur Waldron, University of Pennsylvania. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

  • Red China monitors and tasks overseas Chinese students. @BethanyAllenEbr

    Jul 19 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:File:2009 Tibetan People Demand ~ Democracy for China, Freedom for Tibet in NYC ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Red China monitors and tasks overseas Chinese students. @BethanyAllenEbr Bethany Allen-Ebrahimian, national security reporter at The Daily Beast, on this: https://www.thedailybeast.com/how-china-built-an-army-of-influence-agents-in-the-us

  • Democracy in retreat & What is to be done? RHFontaine @CNASDC

    Jul 19 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:New York Harbor ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Democracy in retreat & What is to be done? RHFontaine @CNASDC https://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/2018-07-18/standing-democracy?cid=int-fls&pgtype=hpg

  • Is Red China talking itself into a war with the US? @BillGertz @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Jul 19 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Soldiers of the People's Liberation Army of China at the military parade to mark the 70th) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Is Red China talking itself into a war with the US? @BillGertz @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

  • Will a China Hawk take the Asia team at State? @JoshRogin @WashingtonPost

    Jul 19 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: An F-16 Fighting Falcon from the 80th Fighter Squadron takes off during Buddy Wing 16-3 at Jungwon Air Base, South Korea, March 30, 2016. Buddy Wing training, held multiple times a year, polishes the ability of the South Korean and U.S. pilots to train and operate as a combined force. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Nick Wilson) ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Will a China Hawk take the Asia team at Stat...more

  • North Korea holds the american dead as hostages & What is to be done? David Maxwell, Corean-American Institute. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Jul 19 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: One of four Americans of the 21st Infantry Regiment found between the forward observation post and the front line. The men were probably captured the night of July 9th, and shot thru the head with their hands tied behind their backs. Date 07/10/1950 Source NARA Author US Army Signal Corps photograph by Corporal Robert Dangel) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow North Korea holds the American dead as hostages ...more

  • The Democrats cry "Treason!" and look to pull down the constitutional government. @MonicaCrowley

    Jul 19 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:An 1865 political cartoon depicting Benedict Arnold and Jefferson Davis in Hell ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Democrats cry "Treason!" and look to pull down the constitutional government.  @MonicaCrowley https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/17/opinion/trump-russia-putin-republicans.html

  • China aims to claim the moon the same as China claims the South China Sea. Rick Fisher, International Assessment and Strategy Center. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Jul 19 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Yutu, China's first moon rover, imaged by the Chang'e 3 lander. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow China aims to claim the moon the same as China claims the South China Sea. Rick Fisher, International Assessment and Strategy Center. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

  • The world Putin grew up in: "1956: 2 of 4: The World in Revolt" by Simon Hall

    Jul 19 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: St. Michael's Castle: St Petersburg ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The world Putin grew up in: "1956: 2 of 4: The World in Revolt" by Simon Hall https://www.amazon.com/1956-World-Revolt-Simon-Hall/dp/0571312322 Vibrantly and sympathetically told, this is the story of one remarkable year - a capsule history of exhilarating triumphs and shattering defeats around the world. 'Vivid, powerf...more

  • The world Putin grew up in: "1956: 1 of 4: The World in Revolt" by Simon Hall.

    Jul 19 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Citizens of Leningrad during the 872-day siege, in which more than one million civilians died, mostly from starvation.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The world Putin grew up in: "1956: 1 of 4: The World in Revolt" by Simon Hall. https://www.amazon.com/1956-World-Revolt-Simon-Hall/dp/0571312322 Vibrantly and sympathetically told, this is the story of one remarkable year - a capsule history of ex...more

  • Declassify Russiagate for the voters to decide. @WJMcGurn @WSJOpinion

    Jul 19 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Declassify Russiagate for the voters to decide. @WJMcGurn @WSJOpinion https://www.wsj.com/articles/the-speech-trump-should-give-1531778571 .

  • Unnecessary summit unhinges the Democrats. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO

    Jul 19 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Unnecessary summit unhinges the Democrats. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO https://www.nationalreview.com/2018/07/trump-putin-meetings-unnecessary/

  • Why does the US not have a manned spacecraft to orbit and to Mars? Part 2 of 2: Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Jul 18 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Modeled and rendered with Autodesk Maya and Adobe Photoshop. The capsule is based on the current Dragon V2 design. Other structures and vehicles have no basis on design. Date 29 May 2015, 15:29 Source SpaceX Dragon Capsule on Mars Author Kevin Gill from Nashua, NH, United States) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Why does the US not have a manned spacecraft to orbit and to Mars? Part 2 of 2: Bob Zimmerman B...more

  • Why does the US not have a manned spacecraft to orbit and to Mars? Part 1 of 2: Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Jul 18 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:English: HOUSTON - JSC2013e068388 - The Boeing Company unveils its fully outfitted CST-100 mock-up at the company's Houston Product Support Center in Texas. This test version is optimized to support five crew members and will allow the company to evaluate crew safety, interfaces, communications, maneuverability and ergonomics. Boeing's CST-100 is being designed to transport crew members or a mix of crew and cargo to low-Earth-orbit destinations. The evaluation is part of ...more

  • Tales of the New Cold War: 2 of 2: Trump & Putin speak of war and treason. Stephen F. Cohen @NYU @Princeton eastwestaccord.com.

    Jul 18 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Tretick, Stanley, Photographer (NARA record: 3951647) Record creator Look Magazine Title  Khrushchev and Kennedy Shaking Hands Description  Scope and content: Photograph of President John F. Kennedy and Chairman Nikita Khrushchev during their meeting in Vienna, Austria. Place Soviet Union (Asia) former nation/state/empire (NARA geographical record) Vienna (Wien, Austria, Europe) inhabited place (48.217°N 16.367°E; NARA geographical record) Date 3 June 1961 - 4 June 1961 ...more

  • Tales of the New Cold War: 1 of 2: Trump & Putin speak of war and treason. Stephen F. Cohen @NYU @Princeton eastwestaccord.com.

    Jul 18 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Nikita Khrushchev, leader of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, at a meeting of the United Nations General Assembly, New York, New York Date 22 September 1960) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Tales of the New Cold War: 1 of 2: Trump & Putin speak of war and treason. Stephen F. Cohen @NYU @Princeton eastwestaccord.com.

  • The new new (dreamy new) whisper GDP for 2Q is 5%. @LizPeek

    Jul 18 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Curb market at Broad Street 1902. Wrote a local resident in 1907, each morning at 10 o'clock the "multitude" of "brokers, brokers' clerks, lemonade and provision vendors, messenger boys, 'lambs' awaiting slaughter, and numerous other attaches and camp followers of the noisy and disorderly throng breaks forth with a volley of discordant screams which rend the air for several blocks, and then bedlam reigns until the gong again sounds at 3 o'clock ...more

  • Treason-speak breaks out on cable TV. @LizPeek

    Jul 18 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: A 17th-century illustration of Guy Fawkes. Fawkes tried to assassinate James I of England. He failed and was convicted of treason and sentenced to be hanged, drawn and quartered.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Treason-speak breaks out on cable TV. @LizPeek

  • JFK 0, Khrushchev 1 in June 1961 vs Trump 0, Putin 1 in July 2018. @HooverWhalen @HooverInst

    Jul 18 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow JFK 0, Khrushchev 1 in June 1961 vs Trump 0, Putin 1 in July 2018. @HooverWhalen @HooverInst

  • Unrepentant anti-Asian-American discrimination at Harvard College & What is to be done? Ying Ma @GZtoGhetto @WashingtonExaminer.

    Jul 18 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: The Harvard Monthly ceased publication with Volume 64, in May 1917, with the following words within black bordering: "The editors of the monthly regret that existing circumstances compel the suspension of publication during the immediate future."[14]) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Unrepentant anti-Asian-American discrimination at Harvard College & What is to be done? Ying Ma @GZtoGhetto @Wash...more

  • How is it that Congress failed to learn anything new from Strzok? @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter

    Jul 18 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow How is it that Congress failed to learn anything new from Strzok? @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter https://www.nationalreview.com/2018/07/peter-strzok-testimony-congress-should-use-contempt-power-or-end-investigations/

  • Rosenstein politicizes Russiagate and then discards the GRU into the DOJ National Security Division. @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter

    Jul 18 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Rosenstein politicizes Russiagate and then discards the GRU into the DOJ National Security Division. @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter https://www.nationalreview.com/2018/07/muellers-latest-indictments-russians-politicized-pointless/

  • How did the French election fend off Fancy Bear and Cozy Bear & What is to be done? @DefTechPat

    Jul 17 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Mr Putin arrived at the GRU headquarters in a Russian Air Force helicopter. The new complex has a total area of several tens of thousands of square metres. The most advanced construction materials and Russian-made high-tech equipment were used in its construction. The headquarters building comprises three sections and the territory is completely closed. A surveillance system makes it possible to monitor each room. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow...more

  • Fancy Bear and Cozy Bear spearphish America, 2015-2018. @DefTechPat

    Jul 17 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Visiting the new headquarters of the Russian Armed Forces General Staff Chief Intelligence Directorate (GRU). Mr Putin became the first visitor to sign the guest book and wished the military intelligence officers success in their work. November 2006) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Fancy Bear and Cozy Bear spearphish America, 2015-2018. @DefTechPat

  • Trump in Helsinki, before the Trump correction of misspeaking. @SebGorka.

    Jul 17 2018

    AUTHOR. (PhotoHelsinki. Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump made press statements and answered journalists' questions.: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Trump in Helsinki, before the Trump correction of misspeaking. @SebGorka.

  • Climate change and contentious deep-sea fishing in the 21st century. @MalinPinsky, Rutgers

    Jul 17 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Male and female Sockeye salmon (Oncorhynchus nerka) specimens.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Climate change and contentious deep-sea fishing in the 21st century. @MalinPinsky, Rutgers http://science.sciencemag.org/content/360/6394/1189 Preparing ocean governance for species on the move.

  • Reagan vs the dying Politburo: "The Brink: 1 of 2: President Reagan and the Nuclear War Scare of 1983" by Marc Ambinder

    Jul 17 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Andropov (seated second from right in the front row) presides over the USSR's 60th Anniversary after succeeding Brezhnev as its leader.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Reagan vs the dying Politburo: "The Brink: 1 of 2:  President Reagan and the Nuclear War Scare of 1983" by Marc Ambinder https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B078M9YTK5/ref=dbsadefrwthschvapitaftp1i0 The incredible story of the ...more

  • Will the US play the Taiwan card against China & What is to be done? Stephen Yates, DC Advisory.

    Jul 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Will the US play the Taiwan card against China?  & What is to be done? Stephen Yates, DC Advisory.

  • Trump shows weakness to the enemy & What is to be done? @ThadMcCotter

    Jul 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo English: Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump meet at the 2017 G-20 Hamburg Summit Date 7 July 2017 Source http://kremlin.ru/events/president/news/55006/photos Author Kremlin.ru: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Trump shows weakness to the enemy & What is to be done? @ThadMcCotter

  • Taliban Special Forces, the Red Unit, badly defeat Afghan National Forces.

    Jul 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Taliban Special Forces, the Blood Unit) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Taliban Special Forces, the Blood Unit, badly defeat Afghan National Forces. https://www.longwarjournal.org/archives/2018/07/afghan-forces-suffer-heavy-casualties-in-kunduz.php

  • Syria's Idlib province descends to ISIS making war on Al Qaeda. @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio

    Jul 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi’s Islamic State continues to operate throughout Syria, including in the northwestern province of Idlib. The group has claimed a series of plots targeting its jihadist and Islamist rivals in recent weeks. The attacks are centered in Idlib province, including its capital city, but have spilled over into the countryside and neighboring provinces as well.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Syr...more

  • Peter Strzok sniffs at a Congressional melee.@AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter

    Jul 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Strzok before Congress ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Peter Strzok sniffs at a Congressional melee.@AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter

  • "Indiana" Hoenlein and the Lost Amulet of the City of David. @ThadMcCotter Indiana Hoenlein.

    Jul 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Archaeologists discovered a 1,000-year-old clay amulet about the size of a dime at one of the oldest historical sites in Jerusalem. The tiny amulet belonged to a man named Kareem and is inscribed with a personal prayer, "Kareem trusts in Allah. Lord of the Worlds is Allah.") http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow "Indiana" Hoenlein and the Lost Amulet of the City of David. @ThadMcCotter Indiana ...more

  • If the Trump Administration doesn't break off, the tariffs will work against China. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast @ThadMcCotter

    Jul 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow If the Trump Administration doesn't break off, the tariffs will work against China. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast @ThadMcCotter https://www.theguardian.com/business/2018/jul/16/china-files-complaint-to-wto-over-trump-tariff-plan

  • Hamas rockets Israel & What is to be done? Malcolm Hoenlein @ThadMcCotter

    Jul 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: English: Eight Qassam launchers, seven equipped with operating systems and one armed and ready to launch, were uncovered during a counter-terrorism operation in northern Gaza. Had it been launched, this Qassam would have targeted Israel's civilian population.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Hamas rockets Israel & What is to be done? Malcolm Hoenlein @ThadMcCotter https://www.jpost.com/Arab-Israe...more

  • "Gun control is expensive, but it doesn't follow that it's effective." 2 of 2. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

    Jul 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow "Gun control is expensive, but it doesn't follow that it's effective." 2 of 2. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

  • "Gun control is expensive, but it doesn't follow that it's effective." 1 of 2. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

    Jul 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow "Gun control is expensive, but it doesn't follow that it's effective." 1 of 2. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

  • Will Trump trade Syria to Putin for an exit strategy? "The Syrian Rebellion: 2 of 2: by Fouad Ajami.

    Jul 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: YPG and YPJ fighters) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Will Trump trade Syria to Putin for an exit strategy? "The Syrian Rebellion: 2 of 2: by Fouad Ajami. https://www.amazon.com/Syrian-Rebellion-Ajami-Fouad-Hardcover/dp/B01181X44I/ref=sr1fkmr0_2?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1531709123&sr=1-2-fkmr0&keywords=found+ajami+syrian+rebellion

  • Will Trump trade Syria to Putin for an exit strategy? "The Syrian Rebellion: 1 of 2: by Fouad Ajami.

    Jul 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Syrians attend a mass funeral for people whom anti-government protesters said were killed by Syrian security forces in earlier protests against Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, in Duma near Damascus March 26, 2012. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Will Trump trade Syria to Putin for an exit strategy? "The Syrian Rebellion: 1 of 2: by Fouad Ajami. https://www.amazon.com/Syrian-Rebellion-Ajami-Foua...more

  • Russians whipped without our trucks and planes: "Freedom's Forge: 2 of 2: How American Business Produced Victory in World War II" by Arthur Herman

    Jul 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: U.S. planes stand ready to be picked up at Abadan Field, Iran, which in the rainy season was reported as being the “damnedest gumbo you ever saw.” Five principal types of aircraft were delivered to Russia, three of which are shown here. Of the total, about 20% were P-40s, 25% P-39s, 49% A-20s, 5% B-25s and 1% AT-6s. (U.S. Air Force photo) ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Russians whipped without our trucks...more

  • Russians whipped without our trucks and planes: "Freedom's Forge: 1 of 2: How American Business Produced Victory in World War II" by Arthur Herman

    Jul 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: From 1942 until 1945, the Army worked to open and operate a supply line of lend-lease trucks and war munitions to Russia through the Persian Gulf. The British government ruled over the region at the time, necessitating the Army learn to work with the British colonial government, the Iranian government, Iraqis, Kuwaitis and the Russian army and government) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Russians whipped with...more

  • Antisemitism by any acronym: "The BDS War Against Israel: 2 of 2: The Orwellian Campaign to Destroy Israel Through the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement" by Jed Babbin and Herbert London

    Jul 16 2018

    Antisemitism by any acronym: "The BDS War Against Israel: 2 of 2: The Orwellian Campaign to Destroy Israel Through the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement" by Jed Babbin and Herbert London https://www.amazon.com/BDS-War-Against-Israel-Divestment-ebook/dp/B00KHECSFY/ref=sr11?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1531707674&sr=1-1&keywords=jed+babbin+bds

  • Antisemitism by any acronym: "The BDS War Against Israel: 1 of 2: The Orwellian Campaign to Destroy Israel Through the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement" by Jed Babbin and Herbert London

    Jul 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Antisemitism by any acronym: "The BDS War Against Israel: 1 of 2: The Orwellian Campaign to Destroy Israel Through the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement" by Jed Babbin and Herbert London

  • One hundred years of denial by Turkey: "The Burning Tigris: The Armenian Genocide and America's Response" by Peter Balakian

    Jul 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:English: Picture showing Armenians killed during the Armenian Genocide. Image taken from Ambassador Morgenthau's Story, written by Henry Morgenthau, Sr. and published in 1918. Original description: "THOSE WHO FELL BY THE WAYSIDE. Scenes like this were common all over the Armenian provinces, in the spring and summer months of 1915. Death in its several forms---massacre, starvation, exhaustion---destroyed the larger part of the refugees. The Turkish policy was that of ext...more

  • Early lessons learned of ISIS at the capture of Mosul, Summer 2014. @SebGorka

    Jul 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:2014 La seguente pagina contiene collegamenti a questo file: Massacro di Camp Speicher ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Early lessons learned of ISIS at the capture of Mosul, Summer 2014. @SebGorka

  • War on Frappuccino. @HenryIMiller @HooverInst

    Jul 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:File:Strawberry Delight Frappuccino.JPG  ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow War on Frappuccino. @HenryIMiller @HooverInst

  • The Kremlin masterminded the US humiliation, 1975: "Black April: 2 of 2: The Fall of South Vietnam, 1973-75" by George J Veith.

    Jul 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Unification parade a few days later, in 1975. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow  The Kremlin masterminded the US humiliation, 1975: "Black April: 2 of 2:  The Fall of South Vietnam, 1973-75" by George J Veith.  https://www.amazon.com/Black-April-South-Vietnam-1973-75-ebook/dp/B00EN8SZ7K/ref=sr11?ie=UTF8&qid=1528073749&sr=8-1&keywords=black+april+veith The defeat of South Vietnam was ar...more

  • The Kremlin masterminded the US humiliation, 1975: "Black April: 1 of 2: The Fall of South Vietnam, 1973-75" by George J Veith.

    Jul 16 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Dương Văn Minh, the last president of Vietnam is escorted away by PAVN soldiers. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Kremlin masterminded the US humiliation, 1975: "Black April: 1 of 2: The Fall of South Vietnam, 1973-75" by George J Veith.  https://www.amazon.com/Black-April-South-Vietnam-1973-75-ebook/dp/B00EN8SZ7K/ref=sr11?ie=UTF8&qid=1528073749&sr=8-1&keywords=black+april+veith T...more

  • "God bless Secretary Mattis" facing down the Red China aggressors. @SebGorka

    Jul 15 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Defense Secretary James N. Mattis walks with Gen. Wei Fenghe, China’s defense minister, at China’s Ministry of National Defense in Beijing, June 27, 2018. DoD photo by Army Sgt. Amber I. Smith) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow "God bless Secretary Mattis" facing down the Red China aggressors. @SebGorka

  • Trump challenges Old Europe NATO & What is to be done? @SebGorka

    Jul 15 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Representatives of the 19-member NATO nations stand for a group photograph during the commemorative ceremony of the 50th anniversary of NATO held at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium (AWMA), Washington, D.C., USA on April 23, 1999. Date 23 April 1999 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Trump challenges Old Europe NATO & What is to be done? @SebGorka

  • Hotel Mars: Return to climbing Mt Sharp. Ashwin Vasavada, Program Scientist Curiosity. David Livingston, SpaceShow.com

    Jul 15 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:This composite image looking toward the higher regions of Mount Sharp was taken on September 9, 2015, by NASA's Curiosity rover. In the foreground -- about 2 miles (3 kilometers) from the rover -- is a long ridge teeming with hematite, an iron oxide. Just beyond is an undulating plain rich in clay minerals. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Hotel Mars: Return to climbing Mt Sharp. Ashwin Vasavada, Program...more

  • Hotel Mars: Curiosity in pursuit of organic mysteries. AsHwin Vasavada, Program Scientist Curiosity. David Livingston, SpaceShow.com

    Jul 15 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: At the center of this image from NASA's Curiosity rover is the hole in a rock called "John Klein" where the rover conducted its first sample drilling on Mars. The drilling took place on Feb. 8, 2013, or Sol 182, Curiosity's 182nd Martian day of operations.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Hotel Mars: Curiosity in pursuit of organic mysteries. AsHwin Vasavada, Program Scientist Curiosity. Da...more

  • Forever appalling: "Asperger's Children: 2 of 2: The Origins of Autism in Nazi Vienna" by Edith Sheffer.

    Jul 15 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Vienna General Hospital, 1784) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Forever appalling: "Asperger's Children: 2 of 2: The Origins of Autism in Nazi Vienna" by Edith Sheffer. [ https://www.amazon.com/Aspergers-Children-Origins-Autism-Vienna/dp/0393609642/ref=sr11?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1531622125&sr=1-1&keywords=sheffer](https://www.amazon.com/Aspergers-Children-Origins-Autism-Vienna/dp...more

  • Forever appalling: "Asperger's Children: 1 of 2: The Origins of Autism in Nazi Vienna" by Edith Sheffer.

    Jul 15 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:A white-coated man in his thirties sits at a table across from a boy. He looks intently at the boy through his rimless glasses. His hair is cropped fairly short on the sides and is wavy on top. The boy, seated in the foreground with his back toward the viewer, sits straight up, with one arm resting on the arm of a wooden chair. Figure 1.1 (page 8) of: Frith U (1991). "Asperger and his syndrome". In Frith U. Autism and Asperger syndrome. Cambridge University Press. pp. ...more

  • How crazy was 1939? "A Most Dangerous Book: 3 of 3: Tacitus's Germania from the Roman Empire to the Third Reich" by Christopher B. Krebs

    Jul 15 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow How crazy was 1939? "A Most Dangerous Book: 3 of 3: Tacitus's Germania from the Roman Empire to the Third Reich" by Christopher B. Krebs https://www.amazon.com/Most-Dangerous-Book-Tacituss-Germania-ebook/dp/B005HG51VU/ref=sr11?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1531620465&sr=1-1&keywords=krebs+dangerous+book From Publishers Weekly Harvard classics...more

  • How crazy was 1939? "A Most Dangerous Book: 2 of 3: Tacitus's Germania from the Roman Empire to the Third Reich" by Christopher B. Krebs

    Jul 15 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:1940: Polski: Adolf Hitler, Heinrich Himmler i Karl Wolff oraz inni oficerowie oglądają zniszczony czołg francuski Char B1. Date June 1940 Source Nac.gov.pl Author  ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow How crazy was 1939? "A Most Dangerous Book: 2 of 3: Tacitus's Germania from the Roman Empire to the Third Reich" by Christopher B. Krebs https://www.amazon.com/Most-Dangerous-Book-Tacituss-German...more

  • How crazy was 1939? "A Most Dangerous Book: 1 of 3: Tacitus's Germania from the Roman Empire to the Third Reich" by Christopher B. Krebs

    Jul 15 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Hitler, Adolf: Reichskanzler, Deutschland Himmler, Heinrich: Reichsführer der SS, Deutschland (GND 11855123X) Wolff, Karl: SS-Obergruppenführer, General, Adjutant Heinrich Himmlers, 1964 vom Schwurgericht München zu 15 Jahren Zuchthaus verurteilt, Bundesrepublik Deutschland Dietrich, Joseph (Sepp): Generaloberst, Ritterkreuz (RK), SS-Oberstgruppenführer, Leibstandarte, Deutschland (GND 11888932X) Date 19 April 1939 Photographer Hoffmann  ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/cont...more

  • Madness of crowds: "Hitler's Charisma: 3 of 3: Leading Millions into the Abyss" by Laurence Rees

    Jul 15 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo: Francisco Franco y Adolf Hitler, en una imagen de archivo.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Madness of crowds: "Hitler's Charisma: 3 of 3: Leading Millions into the Abyss" by Laurence Rees https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B009UAO06Q/ref=dbsadefrwthschvapitaftp1i2

  • Madness of crowds: "Hitler's Charisma: 2 of 3: Leading Millions into the Abyss" by Laurence Rees

    Jul 15 2018

    AUTHOR. (Photo:Ethnic Germans in the city of Eger (Czech: Cheb) greeting Hitler with the Nazi salute after he crossed the border into the formerly Czechoslovak Sudetenland on 3 October 1938) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Madness of crowds: "Hitler's Charisma: 2 of 3: Leading Millions into the Abyss" by Laurence Rees https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B009UAO06Q/ref=dbsadefrwthschvapitaftp1i2