The John Batchelor Show

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Tuesday 17 July 2018

JOHN BATCHELOR SHOWCo-host: Larry Kudlow, Director of the National Economic Council under US Pres Donald Trump.  Hour OneTuesday 17 July 2018/ Hour 1, Block A:.  Elizabeth Peek, Fox News and The Hill, in re:  Pres Trump spoke awkwardly at the news conference yesterday in Helsinki; however, the...

Monday 16 July 2018

Image:  Emblem of the GRU: Main Intelligence Directorate, abbreviated GRU / ГРУ, is the foreign military intelligence agency of the Russian Federation.   Главное Разведывательное Управление, transliterated to Glavnoye razvedyvatel'noye upravleniye,The Head of the Russian Military Intelligence is a...

Thursday 12 July 2018y

Photo:  The sinking of the Cunard ocean liner RMS Lusitania occurred on Friday, 7 May 1915 during the First World War, as Germany waged submarine warfare against the United Kingdom, which had implemented a naval blockade of Germany; illustration of the sinking by Norman Wilkinson.URL:   https://...

Wednesday 11 July 2018

Map:  Natural gas pipeline going from Russia (upper right) directly and only to Germany (lower left). It was this NorthStream 2 (Nord Stream 2) of which Pres Trump spoke this morning in Brussels at a meeting with Jens Stoltenberg and other NATO members.   Edifying, brief video: https://www.youtube....

Monday 9 July 2018

Image:  Envoys from the Three Kingdoms of Korea: Baekje, Goguryeo, and Silla  JOHN BATCHELOR SHOWCo-host: Thaddeus McCotter, WJR, the Great Voice of the Great Lakes  Hour OneMonday   9 July 2018 / Hour 1, Block A: Tom Joscelyn, Senior Fellow, Foundation for Defense of Democracies; & Senior...

Thursday 5 July 2018

   Photo: The colorful Buqshan Khaila Hotel, Wadi Doan, Hadramaut, Yemen  JOHN BATCHELOR SHOWCo-hosts: Mary Kissel, Wall Street Journal, Malcolm Hoenlein, Conference of Presidents, and Thaddeus McCotter, WJR, The Great Voice of the Great Lakes.  Hour OneThursday 5 July 2018 / Hour 1, Block A: ...

Wednesday 4 July 2018

Image:  Celebration of the USA’s birthday a century ago, in 1918.  JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW  Hour OneWednesday 4 July 2018/ Hour 1, Block A:  The Amistad Rebellion: An Atlantic Odyssey of Slavery and Freedom, by Marcus Rediker.   Part 1 of 4Wednesday 4 July 2018/ Hour 1, Block B:  The Amistad Rebellion...

Tuesday 3 July 2018

Photo: Three days after his speech, “The crimes against Kansas,” in the Senate, Charles Sumner of Massachusetts was attacked by Representative Preston Brooks of South Carolina and severely beaten with a heavy cane. Sumner was forced to withdraw for several years while Brooks, who resigned from his...

Monday 2 July 2018

Image: Sun Tzu [pron approx: sooon tzuh] in Chinese characters.  The first one is ancient writing. The second is contemporary traditional writing, such as is practiced in Taiwan, Hong Kong, and among educated Chinese people the world around.  The third version is in a painfully truncated script...

Friday 29 June 2018

Photo: Philippe Couillard, Premier Ministre du Québec (see: Hour 2, Block A)  JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW  Hour OneFriday  4 January 2018 / Hour 1, Block A: Dan Henninger, WJS editorial board and Wonder Land column, in re: Near Washington and Lee University, the Red Hen restaurant.  From confrontation to...

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