THE JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW NOW AIRS FROM 9 P TO 1 A, SEVEN DAYS A WEEK, IN NEW YORK AND WASHINGTON, D.C.
Wednesday 29 July 2015 / Hour 1, Block A:Charles Burton, professor at Brock University, in re: The deal with the CCP is, We'll give you prosperity; you stay silent about human rights abuses. Deal broken by the bad economy. Palace intrigue: Xi got rid of Bo Shi-lai, imprisoned for life (and his wife, Gu Kai-lai, is convicted of murdering her English lover); now her prosecutor hangs himself in his apartment, all doors locked. This sort of thing happens in a troubled regime. Game of Thrones: Zhou Yong-kong, internal security czar and much feared has been jailed, family b