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The John Batchelor Show

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The John Batchelor Show is a hard news-analysis radio program on current events, world history, global politics and natural sciences. Based in New York City for two decades, the show has travelled widely to report, from the Middle East to the South Caucasus to the Arabian Peninsula and East Asia.

The John Batchelor Show is a hard news-analysis radio program on current events, world history, global politics and natural sciences. Based in New York City for two decades, the show has travelled widely to report, from the Middle East to the South Caucasus to the Arabian Peninsula and East Asia.

Location:

New York, NY

Description:

The John Batchelor Show is a hard news-analysis radio program on current events, world history, global politics and natural sciences. Based in New York City for two decades, the show has travelled widely to report, from the Middle East to the South Caucasus to the Arabian Peninsula and East Asia.

Language:

English


Episodes

#Ukraine: George Orwell in Moscow. Professor H.J. Mackinder, International Relations. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety

5/22/2022
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow #Ukraine: George Orwell in Moscow. Professor H.J. Mackinder, International Relations. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://www.telegraph.co.uk/world-news/2022/05/22/russia-claims-george-orwell-wasnt-writing-totalitarianism-1984/

Duration:00:17:31

#DevinNunes: Sussman trial week #1 ends with Robby Mook naming Hilary Clinton as approving of the "October Surprise" Russiagate hoax.

5/22/2022
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow #DevinNunes: Sussman trial week #1 ends with Robby Mook naming Hilary Clinton as approving of the "October Surprise" Russiagate hoax. https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics/robby-mook-says-clinton-agreed-to-give-trump-russia-material-to-reporter/ar-AAXxyQ5

Duration:00:13:08

#DevinNunes: Marco Rubio joins Truth Social; and more like Tok-Tok and Instagram. @DevinNunes. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety

5/22/2022
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow #DevinNunes: Marco Rubio joins Truth Social; and more like Tok-Tok and Instagram. @DevinNunes. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety

Duration:00:13:09

4/4: Arriving in Liberty. Roya Hakakian.

5/22/2022
Photo: Dissected Outline Map of the United States of America (Milton Bradley 1880) 4/4: Arriving in Liberty. Roya Hakakian. A Beginner's Guide to America: For the Immigrant and the Curious, by Roya Hakakian. Hardcover – Deckle Edge, March 16, 2021 https://www.amazon.com/Beginners-Guide-America-Immigrant-Curious/dp/0525656065/ref=tmm_hrd_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1622853677&sr=1-1 A stirring, witty, and poignant glimpse into the bewildering American immigrant experience from...

Duration:00:07:06

3/4: Arriving in Liberty. Roya Hakakian.

5/22/2022
Photo: America dear America, 1917 3/4: Arriving in Liberty. Roya Hakakian. A Beginner's Guide to America: For the Immigrant and the Curious, by Roya Hakakian. Hardcover – Deckle Edge, March 16, 2021 https://www.amazon.com/Beginners-Guide-America-Immigrant-Curious/dp/0525656065/ref=tmm_hrd_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1622853677&sr=1-1 A stirring, witty, and poignant glimpse into the bewildering American immigrant experience from someone who has lived it. Also, a mirror held...

Duration:00:12:21

2/4 Arriving in Liberty. Roya Hakakian.

5/22/2022
Photo: LIBERTY BELL, REPLICA 2/4: Arriving in Liberty. Roya Hakakian. A Beginner's Guide to America: For the Immigrant and the Curious, by Roya Hakakian. Hardcover – Deckle Edge, March 16, 2021 https://www.amazon.com/Beginners-Guide-America-Immigrant-Curious/dp/0525656065/ref=tmm_hrd_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1622853677&sr=1-1 A stirring, witty, and poignant glimpse into the bewildering American immigrant experience from someone who has lived it. Also, a mirror held up to...

Duration:00:09:16

1/4 Arriving in Liberty. Roya Hakakian.

5/22/2022
Photo: Ellis Island Immigrant Portraits Workers at the weavingmachines in The Flint Cotton Mill. Fall River, USA 1912. 1/4: Arriving in Liberty. Roya Hakakian. A Beginner's Guide to America: For the Immigrant and the Curious, by Roya Hakakian. Hardcover – Deckle Edge, March 16, 2021 https://www.amazon.com/Beginners-Guide-America-Immigrant-Curious/dp/0525656065/ref=tmm_hrd_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1622853677&sr=1-1 A stirring, witty, and poignant glimpse into the bewildering...

Duration:00:12:51

#OzWatch: Prime Minister Albanese for Climate Change as the heavy rains continue in cold buckets. Jeremy Zakis, New South Wales. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety

5/21/2022
Photo: Southern Cross, Western Australia, ca. 1928 @Batchelorshow #OzWatch: Prime Minister Albanese for Climate Change as the heavy rains continue in cold buckets. Jeremy Zakis, New South Wales. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/ng-interactive/2022/may/21/australia-election-2022-results-live-tracker-australian-federal-poll-who-won-is-winning-track-the-votes-seat-counts-electoral-commission-aec-latest-seat-count

Duration:00:03:45

#Ukraine: Finland is a big win. Sweden commands the Balltic. Professor H. J. Mackinder, International Relations. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety

5/21/2022
Photo: MECHELIN (1894) p049 Winter view of the Harbour in Helsinki @Batchelorshow #Ukraine: Finland is a big win. Sweden commands the Balltic. Professor H.J. Mackinder, International Relations. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety

Duration:00:12:02

#Ukraine: What is the war end? Professor H.J. Mackinder, International Relations. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety

5/21/2022
Photo: "Let's End It Quick" Poster for Liberty Bonds showing a figure of Liberty with a war-ravaged landscape background.. Copyright The Central Litho. Co., Cleveland, Ohio. @Batchelorshow #Ukraine: What is the war end? Professor H.J. Mackinder, International Relations. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety

Duration:00:08:27

#Ukraine: Losing communication with the World Island. Professor H.J. Mackinder, International Relations. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety

5/21/2022
Photo: World island @Batchelorshow #Ukraine: Losing communication with the World Island. Professor H.J. Mackinder, International Relations. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety

Duration:00:09:31

#Londinium90AD: Gaius and Germanicus expect a Russians escalation. Michael Vlahos.

5/21/2022
Photo: 1794 Anville Map of England in ancient Roman times. - Geographicus - England-horsley-1794 @Batchelorshow #Londinium90AD: Gaius and Germanicus expect a Russians escalation. Michael Vlahos. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/may/21/zelenskiy-signals-readiness-for-new-talks-if-mariupol-troops-are-not-harmed

Duration:00:10:30

#Londinium90AD: Gaius and Germanicus debate the NATO escalation. Michael Vlahos

5/21/2022
Photo: Altar of Diana. before Engelond @Batchelorshow #Londinium90AD: Gaius and Germanicus debate the NATO escalation. Michael Vlahos. https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/us-deepens-ukraine-commitment-with-40-billion-in-aid-expanded-nato/ar-AAXtHnX

Duration:00:13:08

#DurhamReporting: Witness for the prosecution. Svetlana Lokhova. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety

5/21/2022
Photo: History, Library of Congress, Thomas Jefferson building, Washington D.C. @Batchelorshow #DurhamReporting: Witness for the prosecution. Svetlana Lokhova. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://apnews.com/article/russia-ukraine-entertainment-campaigns-hillary-clinton-james-baker-8ace11bd5cfe6dadaa6d61054f75e6f8

Duration:00:13:11

#DurhamReporting: October Surprise. Svetlana Lokhova. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety

5/21/2022
Photo: View of the suburbs of the city of Washington @Batchelorshow #DurhamReporting: October Surprise. Svetlana Lokhova. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://www.cbsnews.com/news/john-durham-michael-sussman-trial-donald-trump/

Duration:00:13:56

8/8: On the Road 1789, by Nathan Philbrick

5/21/2022
Photo: George Washington and his troops near Fort Cumberland, Maryland, before their march to suppress the Whiskey Rebellion in western Pennsylvania. 8/8 Travels with George: In Search of Washington and His Legacy, by Nathaniel Philbrick Hardcover – September 14, 2021 https://www.amazon.com/Travels-George-Search-Washington-Legacy/dp/0525562176/ref=tmm_hrd_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= When George Washington became president in 1789, the United States of America was still a...

Duration:00:10:09

7/8: On the Road 1789, by Nathan Philbrick

5/21/2022
Photo: View from the Schuykill, with a S.W. Prospect of Bush Hill, one of the seats of William Hamilton, esq. 7/8 Travels with George: In Search of Washington and His Legacy, by Nathaniel Philbrick Hardcover – September 14, 2021 https://www.amazon.com/Travels-George-Search-Washington-Legacy/dp/0525562176/ref=tmm_hrd_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= When George Washington became president in 1789, the United States of America was still a loose and quarrelsome confederation and...

Duration:00:12:44

6/8: On the Road 1789, by Nathan Philbrick

5/21/2022
Photo: Passaic Falls, New Jersey 6/8 Travels with George: In Search of Washington and His Legacy, by Nathaniel Philbrick Hardcover – September 14, 2021 https://www.amazon.com/Travels-George-Search-Washington-Legacy/dp/0525562176/ref=tmm_hrd_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= When George Washington became president in 1789, the United States of America was still a loose and quarrelsome confederation and a tentative political experiment. Washington undertook a tour of the...

Duration:00:08:16

5/8: On the Road 1789, by Nathan Philbrick

5/21/2022
Photo: The burning of Columbia, South Carolina, February 17, 1865 5/8 Travels with George: In Search of Washington and His Legacy, by Nathaniel Philbrick Hardcover – September 14, 2021 https://www.amazon.com/Travels-George-Search-Washington-Legacy/dp/0525562176/ref=tmm_hrd_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= When George Washington became president in 1789, the United States of America was still a loose and quarrelsome confederation and a tentative political experiment. Washington...

Duration:00:13:23

4/8: On the Road 1789, by Nathan Philbrick

5/21/2022
Photo: April 28: Mutiny on the Bounty. (The mutiny on the Royal Navy vessel HMS Bounty occurred in the South Pacific Ocean on 28 April 1789. Disaffected crewmen, led by acting-Lieutenant Fletcher Christian, seized control of the ship from their captain, Lieutenant William Bligh, and set him and eighteen loyalists adrift in the ship's open launch.) 4/8 Travels with George: In Search of Washington and His Legacy, by Nathaniel Philbrick Hardcover – September 14,...

Duration:00:06:18