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The John Batchelor Show, using all of John's sources, his vast knowledge of history, his unique take on current events, and his fascinating take on world affairs has allowed him to build a legion of fans.

The John Batchelor Show, using all of John's sources, his vast knowledge of history, his unique take on current events, and his fascinating take on world affairs has allowed him to build a legion of fans.
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The John Batchelor Show, using all of John's sources, his vast knowledge of history, his unique take on current events, and his fascinating take on world affairs has allowed him to build a legion of fans.

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English


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“Russian surveillance craft shot down, 15 dead. Everyone agrees it was most regrettable; Russia was angry – first at Israel, then found it had been the Syrian army shooting wildly.” —Malcolm Hoenlein [Putin courteously called Netanyahu to clarify]

9/22/2018
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http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow .. Photo: A Russian Air Force Ilyushin Il-20\. Russia lost a military IL-20M jet over Syria on Monday. [“Syrian antiaircraft batteries ‘fired indiscriminately and from what we understand did not bother to ensure that no Russian planes were in the air.’"] Malcolm Hoenlein, Conference of Presidents, overseas, discusses the incident over Syria where a Russian surveillance craft was shot down,...

Duration:00:09:21

"The British told (American Admiral Sims in 1917) that if they didn't find a way to contain the U-Boats, they were going to lose the war..." The Baltimore Sabotage Cell: German Agents, American Traitors... by Dwight R. Messimer

9/22/2018
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AUTHOR. (Photo:Crew of the Deutschland in Baltimore, 1916 picture/Postcard: unknown, scan: user:Concord - Self-scanned The crew of w:de:Deutschland (Handels-U-Boot), w:en:German submarine Deutschland in Baltimore, 1916 Permission details This image might not be in the public domain outside of the United States; this especially applies in the countries and areas that do not apply the rule of the shorter term for US works, such as Canada, Mainland China (not Hong Kong or Macao), Germany,...

Duration:00:07:36

"(Kapitan Paul Konig) didn't have a clue about that sabotage or what those guys were doing. All he knew was that he had to get that boat back and forth to Germany.." 2 of 3: The Baltimore Sabotage Cell: Dwight R. Messimer

9/22/2018
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AUTHOR. (Photo:View of the Lehigh Valley pier after explosion The New York Herald - This media is available in the holdings of the National Archives and Records Administration, cataloged under the National Archives Identifier (NAID) 31478054. Enemy Activities - Destruction by Enemy in U.S. - View of the debris of the Lehigh Valley pier wrecked by an explosion of munitions on Black Tom Island, New Jersey. Five lives lost: $25,000,000 in property destroyed - The New York Herald, July 30, 1916....

Duration:00:21:51

"The British won the war, and we won the war, because of the British blockade. It was very, very effective..." 1 of 3: The Baltimore Sabotage Cell: German Agents, American Traitors... by Dwight R. Messimer

9/22/2018
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AUTHOR. (Photo:Deutschland in an image from the New International Encyclopedia NIEdot400T02.jpg: International Film Service, Inc. derivative work: Bellhalla (talk) - NIEdot400T02.jpg German merchant submarine Deutschland Public Domain File:German submarine Deutschland.jpg Created: 18 May 2009 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow "The British won the war, and we won the war, because of the British blockade. It was very, very...

Duration:00:10:24

“A greater normalization of anti-Semitism. In Charlottesville, people were carrying Nazi flags and signs, with assault rifles, shouting at a synagogue, ‘Jews will to replace us’ ” –Michael Masters, Secure Community Network

9/21/2018
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http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Image: Jews burned alive for the alleged host desecration in Deggendorf, Bavaria, in 1338, and in Sternberg, Mecklenburg, in 1492; a woodcut from the Nuremberg Chronicle (1493). Wikipedia Michael Masters, national director and CEO, Secure Community Network.org, explains the SCAN mission: to enhance the safety and security of the Jewish community in North America. It maintains excellent...

Duration:00:08:45

"I describe him as the single most important de-regulatory president in modern American history..." 4 of 4: "Mr. Trump's Wild Ride: The Thrills, Chills, Screams, and Occasional Blackouts of an Extraordinary Presidency" by Major Garrett

9/21/2018
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AUTHOR. (Photo:English: Identifier: Boone_County_Recorder_Vol_34_1908 (find matches) Title: Boone County Recorder Year: 1908 (1900s) Authors: Boone County Recorder Subjects: Boone County, Kentucky newspapers Publisher: Boone County Recorder Contributing Library: Boone County Public Library Digitizing Sponsor: LYRASIS members and Sloan Foundation View Book Page: Book Viewer About This Book: Catalog Entry View All Images: All Images From Book Click here to view book online to see this...

Duration:00:08:11

"Once fixated, it's very difficult to move President Trump, Candidate Trump, President-Elect Trump, off that fixation..." 3 of 4: "Mr. Trump's Wild Ride: The Thrills, Chills, Screams..." by Major Garrett

9/21/2018
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AUTHOR. (Photo: English: Identifier: chinasopendoorsk00wild (find matches) Title: China's open door; a sketch of Chinese life and history Year: 1900 (1900s) Authors: Wildman, Rounsevelle, 1864-1901 Subjects: Publisher: Boston, Lothrop Publishing Company Contributing Library: The Library of Congress Digitizing Sponsor: The Library of Congress View Book Page: Book Viewer About This Book: Catalog Entry View All Images: All Images From Book Click here to view book online to see this illustration...

Duration:00:12:34

"For Trump, the look is important, the sense of commanding a room is important, the sense of coming in and talking to him plainly about what you want to do and why is also important..." 2 of 4: "Mr. Trump's Wild Ride:..." by Major Garrett

9/21/2018
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AUTHOR. (Photo:Donald Trump with Bill Clinton at Trump Tower in 2000 Ralph Alswang, Office of the President - Clinton Presidential Library Donald Trump with Bill Clinton at Trump Tower in 2000 Public Domain File:Donald Trump and Bill Clinton 05.jpg Created: 16 June 2000 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow "For Trump, the look is important, the sense of commanding a room is important, the sense of coming in and talking to him...

Duration:00:09:03

"Does (Grover Norquist) say that Donald Trump is a fully formed Reagan Republican?.." 1 of 4: "Mr. Trump's Wild Ride: The Thrills, Chills, Screams, and Occasional Blackouts of an Extraordinary Presidency" by Major Garrett

9/21/2018
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AUTHOR. (Photo: 1976\. At his home at Rancho del Cielo This media is available in the holdings of the National Archives and Records Administration, cataloged under the National Archives Identifier (NAID) 198600. Ronald Reagan wearing cowboy hat at Rancho del Cielo. Public Domain File:Ronald Reagan with cowboy hat 12-0071M edit.jpg Created: 1976date QS:P571,+1976-00-00T00:00:00Z/9) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow "Does...

Duration:00:10:00

“What’s shaping up to be the big fight is over the SWIFT system, to keep track of transactions between intl partners and Iranians. Europeans really want to keep that open or create an alternative channel.”—Mike Doran

9/21/2018
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http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Photo: The ancient, Roman Latakia Tetraporticus, or the Triumphal Arch of Septimius Severus, is a tetrapyla built by Septimius Severus in 193 AD in the Saliba neighborhood of Latakia, in northwestern Syria. Image licensing, Wikipedia Commons: Voit kopioida, levittää ja/tai muuttaa tätä asiakirjaa GNU Free Documentation License -lisenssin version 1.2 tai myöhemmän ehtojen alaisena, jotka on...

Duration:00:09:55

Trust-Busting Today: 2 of 2: "Lower taxes and deregulation will generally produce more growth, and that's exactly what's happened..." @RichardAEpstein @HoooverInst

9/21/2018
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AUTHOR. (Photo:English: Identifier: greatnorthwestgu00wins (find matches) Title: The great Northwest : a guide-book and itinerary for the use of tourists and travellers over the lines of the Northern Pacific Railroad, the Oregon Railway and Navigation Company and the Oregon and California Railroad : containing descriptions of states, territories, cities, towns, and places along the routes of these allied systems of transportation, and embracing facts relating to the history, resources,...

Duration:00:07:41

Trust-Busting Today: 1 of 2: "And if you say to Amazon, we're going to force you to change your business; we're going t break you up in some particular way..." @RichardAEpstein @HoooverInst

9/21/2018
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AUTHOR. (Photo:The Last Spike, by Thomas Hill, (1881) Thomas Hill (1829–1908) - Here The painting depicts the ceremony of the driving of the "Last Spike" at Promontory Summit, UT, on May 10, 1869, joining the rails of the Central Pacific Railroad and the Union Pacific Railroad. Public Domain File:The Last Spike 1869.jpg Created: 1881date QS:P571,+1881-00-00T00:00:00Z/9 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Trust-Busting Today: 1...

Duration:00:12:57

In Europe: "They're worried about the content of Twitter and Facebook, and they're worried about the manipulation of the content..." @adwooldridge @Economist

9/21/2018
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AUTHOR. (Photo:Original file ‎(2,370 × 1,728 pixels, file size: 1.71 MB, MIME type: image/jpeg); ZoomViewer: flash/no flash Open in Media ViewerConfiguration Summary[edit] Description English: Identifier: wheretospendwint00wine (find matches) Title: Where to spend the winter months. A birdseye view of a trip to Mexico, via Havana Year: 1880 (1880s) Authors: Wineburgh, M. (Michael) Subjects: Publisher: New York, M. Wineburgh & co. Contributing Library: The Library of Congress Digitizing...

Duration:00:11:31

Salena Zito: “I actually think that Diane Feinstein has united the Republicans more than [has] any other moment in the entire presidency of Donald Trump.”

9/21/2018
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http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Engraving, 1855: The house of a hundred princes [US Senators] when there were sixty. Here: Henry Clay speaks in the debate over the Compromise of 1850 in the Old Senate Chamber. Permission: Public domain; Library of Congress & Wikipedia This engraving depicts the Golden Age of the United States Senate in the Old Senate Chamber, site of many of the institution's most memorable events. Here,...

Duration:00:09:44

Steve Moore on Laffer Curve: “When you cut a tax rate, & reduce the punishment on saving or investment or work, you get more. When you tax something less, you get more of it; when you tax something more, you get less of it”

9/21/2018
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http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Photo: Child laborer in New Jersey, 1910 Steve Moore, Heritage Foundation, clarifies the meaning of the Laffer Curve and how it works now. The US economy is outperforming all other economies in the Solar System. Art Laffer has been popular since the 1980s with his Laffer Curve. Grow the economy faster to get more people into jobs, get corporations to expand their operations and bring some...

Duration:00:09:16

“Moon is subverting South Korea” –Gordon Chang; “Who's making money? Maybe people already in power” —Tara O

9/21/2018
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http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Photo: The Battle of Inchon (Hangul: 인천상륙작전; Hanja: 仁川上陸作戰) was an amphibious invasion and battle of the Korean War that resulted in a decisive victory and strategic reversal in favor of the United Nations (UN). The operation involved some 75,000 troops and 261 naval vessels, and led to the recapture of the South Korean capital of Seoul two weeks later. The code name for the operation was...

Duration:00:09:55

Cleo Paskal: "Rising sea level affects supply chains, security situations, military bases. All these become a security sink"

9/20/2018
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http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Image: A Finnish version of a graph showing recent sea level rise; from Wikipedia. Permission* Cleo Paskal*, visiting Trudeau Fellow, University of Montreal, and associate Fellow, Chatham House, and JBS reporter on unexpected places; discusses how American economics have been distorted by the US flood insurance program and flood-plain repair. We’re building in increasingly marginal areas,...

Duration:00:07:55

EU weighs regulating Amazon: "Amazon itself has more than a million small businesses that sell their product from the US..." @GeneMarks

9/20/2018
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AUTHOR. (Photo:Original file ‎(1,912 × 1,362 pixels, file size: 777 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg); ZoomViewer: flash/no flash Open in Media ViewerConfiguration Summary[edit] Description English: Identifier: firstcenturyofna01hodg (find matches) Title: First century of national existence; the United States as they were and are.. Year: 1873 (1870s) Authors: Hodge, James Thacher, 1816-1871\. (from old catalog) Kettell, Thomas Prentice. (from old catalog) Perkins, Frederick Beecher, 1828-1899\....

Duration:00:12:49

Small Business America: "It's a good economy. The capital is there..." @GeneMarks

9/20/2018
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AUTHOR. (Photo:This is a file from the Wikimedia Commons. Information from its description page there is shown below. Commons is a freely licensed media file repository. You can help. Featured picture star This is a featured picture, which means that members of the community have identified it as one of the finest images on the English Wikipedia, adding significantly to its accompanying article. If you have a different image of similar quality, be sure to upload it using the proper free...

Duration:00:06:12

"Talking about how she was put in a cell for those who were sentenced to be executed..." "Women of the Gulag" Director Marianna Yarovskaya. @PaulR_Gregory

9/20/2018
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AUTHOR. (Photo:No higher resolution available. GULag_2_Museum_Moscow_Russia.jpg ‎(800 × 600 pixels, file size: 451 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Open in Media ViewerConfiguration Summary[edit] Description English: GULag Museum Moscow Russia Esperanto: GULag muzeo en Moskvo, Rusio Русский: Музей ГУЛага (Главное Управление Лагерей)в Москве на ул.Петровка, Россия Date 15 October 2008 Source Own work Author Vladimir OKC Licensing[edit] Public domain I, the copyright holder of this work, release...

Duration:00:22:18