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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

#PacificWatch: Newsom for Vice-President and the attack of the Wild Turkey. @JCBliss #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety

12/4/2022
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow #PacificWatch: Newsom for Vice-President? And the attack of the Wild Turkey. @JCBliss #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://www.wgbh.org/news/lifestyle/2021/11/24/under-turkey-attack-heres-how-to-fend-off-or-befriend-wild-turkeys

Duration:00:10:15

#Londinium90AD: Gaius and Germanicus debate Germany as the likely EU doubter. Michael Vlahos. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety

12/4/2022
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow #Londinium90AD: Gaius and Germanicus debate Germany as the likely EU doubter. Michael Vlahos. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-63832151

Duration:00:10:45

#Londinium90AD: Gaius and Germanicus philosophize about "armistice" and the Ukraine conflict:. Michael Vlahos. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety

12/4/2022
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow #Londinium90AD: Gaius and Germanicus philosophize about "armistice" and the Ukraine conflict:. Michael Vlahos. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://www.nytimes.com/2022/12/02/us/politics/biden-putin-ukraine-talks.html?smid=nytcore-ios-share&referringSource=articleShare

Duration:00:15:16

4/4: Mysteries of the Early 21st Century Bull Market: 4/4: Uneven Justice: The Plot to Sink Galleon, by Raj Rajaratnam

12/4/2022
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow 4/4: Mysteries of the Early 21st Century Bull Market: 4/4: Uneven Justice: The Plot to Sink Galleon, by Raj Rajaratnam https://www.amazon.com/Uneven-Justice-Plot-Sink-Galleon/dp/1637582811/ref=tmm_hrd_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= Raj Rajaratnam, the respected founder of the iconic hedge fund Galleon Group, which managed $7 billion and employed 180 people in its heyday, chose to go to trial rather than concede to a...

Duration:00:06:00

3/4: Mysteries of the Early 21st Century Bull Market: 3/4: Uneven Justice: The Plot to Sink Galleon, by Raj Rajaratnam

12/4/2022
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow 3/4: Mysteries of the Early 21st Century Bull Market: 3/4: Uneven Justice: The Plot to Sink Galleon, by Raj Rajaratnam https://www.amazon.com/Uneven-Justice-Plot-Sink-Galleon/dp/1637582811/ref=tmm_hrd_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= Raj Rajaratnam, the respected founder of the iconic hedge fund Galleon Group, which managed $7 billion and employed 180 people in its heyday, chose to go to trial rather than concede to a...

Duration:00:14:38

2/4: Mysteries of the Early 21st Century Bull Market: 2/4: Uneven Justice: The Plot to Sink Galleon, by Raj Rajaratnam

12/4/2022
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow 2/4: Mysteries of the Early 21st Century Bull Market: 2/4: Uneven Justice: The Plot to Sink Galleon, by Raj Rajaratnam https://www.amazon.com/Uneven-Justice-Plot-Sink-Galleon/dp/1637582811/ref=tmm_hrd_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= Raj Rajaratnam, the respected founder of the iconic hedge fund Galleon Group, which managed $7 billion and employed 180 people in its heyday, chose to go to trial rather than concede to a...

Duration:00:10:39

1/4: Mysteries of the Early 21st Century Bull Market: 1/4: Uneven Justice: The Plot to Sink Galleon, by Raj Rajaratnam

12/4/2022
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow 1/4: Mysteries of the Early 21st Century Bull Market: 1/4: Uneven Justice: The Plot to Sink Galleon, by Raj Rajaratnam https://www.amazon.com/Uneven-Justice-Plot-Sink-Galleon/dp/1637582811/ref=tmm_hrd_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= Raj Rajaratnam, the respected founder of the iconic hedge fund Galleon Group, which managed $7 billion and employed 180 people in its heyday, chose to go to trial rather than concede to a...

Duration:00:09:33

4/4: Hard knocks in the Keystone State: 4/4: Smalltime: A Story of My Family and the Mob by Russell Shorto

12/4/2022
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow 4/4: Hard knocks in the Keystone State: 4/4: Smalltime: A Story of My Family and the Mob by Russell Shorto . https://www.amazon.com/Smalltime-Story-My-Family-Mob/dp/0393245586/ref=tmm_hrd_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= Smalltime is a mob story straight out of central casting―but with a difference, for the small-town mob, which stretched from Schenectady to Fresno, is a mostly unknown world. The location is the...

Duration:00:10:41

3/4: Hard knocks in the Keystone State: 3/4: Smalltime: A Story of My Family and the Mob by Russell Shorto

12/4/2022
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow 3/4: Hard knocks in the Keystone State: 3/4: Smalltime: A Story of My Family and the Mob by Russell Shorto . https://www.amazon.com/Smalltime-Story-My-Family-Mob/dp/0393245586/ref=tmm_hrd_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= Smalltime is a mob story straight out of central casting―but with a difference, for the small-town mob, which stretched from Schenectady to Fresno, is a mostly unknown world. The location is the...

Duration:00:09:14

2/4: Hard knocks in the Keystone State: 1/4: Smalltime: A Story of My Family and the Mob by Russell Shorto

12/4/2022
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow 2/4: Hard knocks in the Keystone State: 1/4: Smalltime: A Story of My Family and the Mob by Russell Shorto . https://www.amazon.com/Smalltime-Story-My-Family-Mob/dp/0393245586/ref=tmm_hrd_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= Smalltime is a mob story straight out of central casting―but with a difference, for the small-town mob, which stretched from Schenectady to Fresno, is a mostly unknown world. The location is the...

Duration:00:08:09

1/4: Hard knocks in the Keystone State: 1/4: Smalltime: A Story of My Family and the Mob by Russell Shorto

12/4/2022
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow 1/4: Hard knocks in the Keystone State: 1/4: Smalltime: A Story of My Family and the Mob by Russell Shorto . https://www.amazon.com/Smalltime-Story-My-Family-Mob/dp/0393245586/ref=tmm_hrd_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= Smalltime is a mob story straight out of central casting―but with a difference, for the small-town mob, which stretched from Schenectady to Fresno, is a mostly unknown world. The location is the...

Duration:00:09:16

#OzWatch: Twpo meters long Easter Brown snake that can swim floods and climb trees. Jeremy Zakis, New South Wales. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety

12/3/2022
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow #OzWatch: Twpo meters long Easter Brown snake that can swim floods and climb trees. Jeremy Zakis, New South Wales. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://www.news.com.au/technology/science/animals/monster-eastern-brown-snake-leaves-aussies-horrified/news-story/03d082d938edfbc10d76592d624ee67f

Duration:00:08:52

#OzWatch: England explodes for 506 runs in 75 overs for T20 Bazball. Jeremy Zakis, New South Wales. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety

12/3/2022
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow #OzWatch: England explodes for 506 runs in 75 overs for T20 Bazball. Jeremy Zakis, New South Wales. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://www.foxsports.com.au/cricket/test-cricket-2022-england-vs-pakistan-first-test-brendon-mccullum-four-centuries-news-highlights-ben-stokes-uk-view-ollie-pope-zak-crawley-ben-duckett-harry-brook/news-story/9bc369f4cc6f93cb5f38b9632da2e479

Duration:00:10:23

#OzWatch: The overwhelmingly wet La Nina also coldest in memory. Jeremy Zakis, New South Wales. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety

12/3/2022
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow #OzWatch: The overwhelmingly wet La Nina also coldest in memory. Jeremy Zakis, New South Wales. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2022/nov/30/australia-weather-second-wettest-spring-ever-coldest-in-decades

Duration:00:07:11

#Ukraine: Beijing POV: Like an emperor, Xi can speak without concern of his own recent history. Professor H.J. Mackinder, International Relations. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety

12/3/2022
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow #Ukraine: Beijing POV: Like an emperor, Xi can speak without concern of his own recent history. Professor H.J. Mackinder, International Relations. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://apnews.com/article/taiwan-business-china-beijing-xi-jinping-11fadae6ff935b576038447c5285c1c6

Duration:00:47:49

#Ukraine: Talking about not talking is talking about talking. Professor H.J. Mackinder, International Relations. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety

12/3/2022
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow #Ukraine: Talking about not talking is talking about talking. Professor H.J. Mackinder, International Relations. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://www.reuters.com/world/europe/heaviest-ukraine-fighting-rages-east-west-seeks-sustain-support-against-russia-2022-11-30/

Duration:00:15:08

#Ukraine: Brussels POV: Unanimity for now. Professor H.J. Mackinder, International Relations. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety

12/3/2022
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow #Ukraine: Brussels POV: Unanimity for now. Professor H.J. Mackinder, International Relations. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://www.reuters.com/business/energy/russia-price-cap-is-dangerous-will-not-curb-demand-our-oil-2022-12-03/

Duration:00:06:23

#Ukraine: Kyiv POV: Much more air defense needed. Professor H.J. Mackinder, International Relations. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety

12/3/2022
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow #Ukraine: Kyiv POV: Much more air defense needed. Professor H.J. Mackinder, International Relations. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://www.defense.gov/News/News-Stories/Article/Article/3231049/us-allies-work-to-supply-ukraine-air-defense-needs/

Duration:00:10:11

#Ukraine: Moscow POV: Putin to Donbas "soon." Professor H.J. Mackinder, International Relations. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety

12/3/2022
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow #Ukraine: Moscow POV: Putin to Donbas "soon." Professor H.J. Mackinder, International Relations. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-11498535/Putin-visit-troops-Donbas-region-eastern-Ukraine-Russia-claims-annexed.html

Duration:00:08:35

8/8: About those MIT and Stanford crypto currency talents: 8/8: The Aristocracy of Talent: How Meritocracy Made the Modern World, by Adrian Wooldridge Hardcover – June 3, 2021

12/3/2022
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow 8/8: About those MIT and Stanford crypto currency talents: 8/8: The Aristocracy of Talent: How Meritocracy Made the Modern World, by Adrian Wooldridge Hardcover – June 3, 2021 The Times (UK) book of the year! Meritocracy: the idea that people should be advanced according to their talents rather than their birth. While this initially seemed like a novel concept, by the end of the twentieth century it had become the world's...

Duration:00:13:09