The John Batchelor Show

Schedules

Wednesday 6 June 2018

Photo: The Normandy landings were the landing operations on Tuesday, 6 June 1944 ,of the Allied invasion of Normandy in Operation Overlord during World War II. Codenamed Operation Neptune and often referred to as D-Day, it was the largest seaborne invasion in history.JOHN BATCHELOR SHOWCo-host:...

Tuesday 5 June 2018

Image: Gondwana, or Gondwanaland, was a supercontinent that existed from the about 550 million years ago until about 320 million years ago. It was formed by the accretion of several cratons. This is how the world looked long ago. Note  Hour 1, Block D,  Archie Koimtsidis, Founder and CEO (Managing...

Monday 4 June 2018

Screen shot from CCP TV on the day of: A world hero during the tragedy of Tian An Men   JOHN BATCHELOR SHOWCo-host: Thaddeus McCotter, WJR, the Great Voice of the Great Lakes  Hour OneMonday  4 June 2018 / Hour 1, Block A: Tom Joscelyn, Senior Fellow, Foundation for Defense of Democracies; &...

Friday 1 June 2018

Screen shot:  The Alpino frigate, today in Manhattan at Pier 88.  An astonishing design, one that it’d be wise of the US Navy to look at closely.  See: Hour 2, Blocks C and D,  VADM Rick Hunt [ret], Strategy Director for the Fincantieri Design Group, on the capabilities of the Alpino.  JOHN...

Thursday 31 May 2018

Photo: The Village Vanguard, a jazz center in Greenwich Village for decades.  See: Hour 4, Block C, The Brazen Age: New York City and the American Empire: Politics, Art, and Bohemia, by David Reid  JOHN BATCHELOR SHOWCo-host: Malcolm Hoenlein, Conference of Presidents  Hour OneThursday 25 January...

Wednesday 30 May 2018

Screen shot: Seal of the Diplomatic Academy of London, where Ambassador Joseph Mifsud was once director. JOHN BATCHELOR SHOWCo-host: Gordon Chang, Forbes.com   Hour OneWednesday 30 May 2018/ Hour 1, Block A:  Arthur Waldron, Lauder Professor of International Relations in the Department of History...

Tuesday 29 May 2018

Photo:  Kelly Hall-Tompkins, classical musician.  On Wednesday 30 May at 254 West 54 St*, downstairs (red door), at 9:30 PM, Kelly will play the music of Fiddler on the Roof, in which she performed as soloist for many months. * Feinstein's 54 Below; "Fiddler Expanding Tradition" Solo Show ; New...

Monday 28 May 2018

Screen shot of book cover, God of Liberty: a religious history of the American revolution; by Thomas Kidd  JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW    Hour OneMonday   28 May 2018 / Hour 1, Block A:  A Kingdom Strange, the brief and tragic history of the lost colony of Roanoke, by James Horn Roanoke Island; Croatoan....

Friday 25 May 2018

Screen shot:  Stefan A. Halper (born June 4, 1944) is an American foreign policy scholar and Senior Fellow at the University of Cambridge, where he is a Life Fellow at Magdalene College and directs the Department of Politics and International Studies. He’s now at the epicenter of a national scandal...

Thursday 24 May 2018

Today is Queen Victoria's birthday.  Image:  Portrait miniature of Hayter's 1838 state portrait of Queen Victoria. Part of the 'Bone Set of Enamels of the English Sovereigns and Queens from Edwd. III to Queen Victoria.'JOHN BATCHELOR SHOWCo-host: Malcolm Hoenlein, Conference of Presidents  Hour...

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