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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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The New American Civil War: Analogs for Dred Scott, Bloody Kansas, John Brown, and Charleston. Michael Vlahos, @JHUWorldCrisis

8/24/2019
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Photo: Half-length portrait of John Brown with his arms folded. Sixth-plate Daguerreotype. Date | circa 1856 Source | Boston Athenaeum Author | John Bowles (1833-1900) (per User:Postdlf (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Postdlf) ), said to have been taken in Kansas. Other versions | http://catalog.bostonathenaeum.org/vwebv/holdingsInfo?bibId=436961 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The New American Civil War: Analogs...

Duration:00:10:15

Code Name Caesar: 1 of 2: The Secret Hunt for U-Boat 864 During World War II Kindle Edition. by Jerome Preisler (Author), Kenneth Sewell (Author)

8/24/2019
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Photo: Lot-9630-5: WWI German Activities. The German U-Boat. Christmas Celebration by U-boat crew. Artwork by Felix Schwormstadt. Halftone image from the publication, “The Imperial Navy in the World War,” 1914-17. Courtesy of the Library of Congress. (2016/10/21). Date | 21 October 2016, 09:35 Source | Lot-9630-5 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/127906254@N06/30175415980/) Author | National Museum of the U.S. Navy (https://www.flickr.com/people/127906254@N06) | This image was originally posted...

Duration:00:12:33

Code Name Caesar: 2 of 2: The Secret Hunt for U-Boat 864 During World War II Kindle Edition. by Jerome Preisler (Author), Kenneth Sewell (Author)

8/24/2019
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Photo: Submarine E-1 made in Spain in 1929-30 year by project of dutch Ingenieurskantoor voor Scheepsbouw (IvS) (founded by 4 German ship building yards: AG Vulkan yard (Hamburg and Stettin), two Krupp-owned yards, Germaniawerft (Kiel) and AG Weser(Bremen), prototype of soviet u-boats type "C" ( "Средняя") "S" ( "Srednaya") (Middle)Submarino E-1 contruido en los Astilleros Echevarrieta y Larrinaga, Cádiz, España en 1929-30. proyecto alemán desarrollado en los astilleros holandeses...

Duration:00:09:22

Hezbollah is out of Iran's money. @haningdr @WashInstitute

8/24/2019
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Photo: Title: Vue general de Louqsor Abstract/medium: 1 photographic print : albumen. Date | 1867 Source | Library of CongressCatalog: https://lccn.loc.gov/2004667878Image download: https://cdn.loc.gov/service/pnp/ppmsca/03900/03978v.jpgOriginal url: https://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/2004667878/ Author | Maison Bonfils (Beirut, Lebanon), photographer Permission (Reusing this file (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Commons:Reusing_content_outside_Wikimedia) ) | No known restrictions on...

Duration:00:10:15

Rouhani and Iran are desperate for talks. @TzviKahn Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

8/24/2019
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Photo: An 1814 map of Persia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Qajar_dynasty) at time of Qajar dynasty (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Qajar_dynasty) View author information (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Persia_1814.jpg) Public Domain (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Persia_1814.jpg) File:Persia 1814.jpg Uploaded: 2010-08-18 07:27:32 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Rouhani and Iran are desperate for talks....

Duration:00:09:45

Searching for Lieutenant Haddar Goldin. Leah Goldin Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

8/24/2019
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Photo: : Title: Southern Palestine. Ruins at Gaza.Abstract/medium: G. Eric and Edith Matson Photograph CollectionPhysical description: 1 negative : Date | 1900 Source | Library of CongressCatalog: https://www.loc.gov/pictures/collection/matpc/item/mpc2004001470/PPOriginal url: http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/matpc.01378 Author | Matson Collection Permission (Reusing this file (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Commons:Reusing_content_outside_Wikimedia) ) | No known restrictions on publication. |...

Duration:00:10:26

Long-standing Antisemitism in the UK. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

8/24/2019
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Photo: An early photo looking towards the Guildhall. Date | 1 December 1890, 00:00:00 Source | originally posted to Flickr (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Flickr) as Norwich, London Street, 1891 (https://flickr.com/photos/21804434@N02/4308292143) Author | mira66 (https://flickr.com/people/21804434@N02) Permission (Reusing this file (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Commons:Reusing_content_outside_Wikimedia) ) | | This work is in the public domain...

Duration:00:12:16

#TheScalaReport: The well-known and severe limits of facial recognition technology. Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com #ScalaAPS @STRATACACHE

8/24/2019
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Photo: Views, Objects: Egypt. Gizeh [selected images]. View 06: Sphinx and Pyramid., n.d. Brooklyn Museum Archives Brooklyn Museum (https://www.flickr.com/people/83979593@N00) - Egypt: Gizeh (https://www.flickr.com/photos/83979593@N00/2488801915/) Lantern Slide Collection (https://www.brooklynmuseum.org/opencollection/archives/set/23/gizeh) : Views, Objects: Egypt. Gizeh [selected images]. View 06: Sphinx and Pyramid., n.d. Brooklyn Museum Archives (S10-08 Gizeh, image 9614). No restrictions...

Duration:00:11:41

Did the Russians direct the Syrians to bomb the Turks in the Idlib Province? @aykan_erdemir @FDD Senior Fellow. Former Member of the #Turkish Parliament. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

8/24/2019
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Photo: The mausoleum of Emesa (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mausoleum_of_Emesa) as it was photographed by Heinrich Kohl (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heinrich_Kohl) and Carl Watzinger (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carl_Watzinger) in 1907; it may have been built in 78–79[32] (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Homs#cite_note-34) by a relative of the Sampsigeramids (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emesan_dynasty) [33] (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Homs#cite_note-35) H. Kohl and C. Watzinger -...

Duration:00:08:01

The "Unusual" UNWRA & What is to be done? Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres @DavidSamuelMay @FDD

8/24/2019
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Photo: Market Place, Bethlehem, Holy Land, (i.e., West Bank) Date | between 1890 and 1900 Dimensions | 1 photomechanical print : photochrom, color. Accession number | LCCN2002724971 Credit line | | This image is available from the United States Library of Congress (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Library_of_Congress) 's Prints and Photographs division (https://www.loc.gov/rr/print/) under the digital ID ppmsca.02662 (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.02662) ....

Duration:00:13:43

The homeless crisis in California, and the housing crisis in California. Jeff Bliss, Pacific Watch

8/23/2019
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Image: Homeless-Civil Rights activists Ted Hayes at sidewalk encampment in downtown Los Angeles Central City East District, dubbed Skid Row, the national capital, "ground 0" and "black hole" of homelessness. Author of photograph: Theodore Hayes (https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?title=User:Theodore_Hayes&action=edit&redlink=1) ; 21 March 2003 I, the copyright holder of this work, hereby publish it under the following license: This file is licensed under the Creative Commons...

Duration:00:10:07

Free Greenland ! Sebastian Gorka, America First radio.

8/23/2019
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Image: Inuit elders eating Maktaaq (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maktaaq) , a delicacy of bowhead whale blubber. Photo: taken by Ansgar Walk. Permissions: I, the copyright holder of this work, hereby publish it under the following license: This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.5 Generic license. / You are free: to share – to copy, distribute and transmit the work; to remix – to adapt the work - under the following conditions: attribution – You must give...

Duration:00:10:01

Huawei is mortal, says Huawei. @AlanTonelson @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

8/22/2019
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Photo: The Site of the First Telephone Exchange was demolished in 1973. NPS Photo The first commercial telephone exchange in the world began operations on January 28, 1878 in a storefront of the Boardman Building in New Haven. George W. Coy designed and built the world's first switchboard for commercial use. Coy was inspired by Alexander Graham Bell's lecture at the Skiff Opera House in New Haven on April 27, 1877. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules...

Duration:00:09:24

Hong Kong regains the moral high ground & What is to be done? Mark Clifford, former editor South China Morning Post @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast .

8/22/2019
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Photo: Shore of Yau Ma Tei, Kowloon, Hong Kong at 1880 Licensing | This work is in the public domain (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/public_domain) in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_countries%27_copyright_length) is the author's life plus 70 years or less. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Hong Kong regains the moral high ground & What is to be...

Duration:00:10:36

1/4 The media-Democrat “collusion narrative,” which paints Donald Trump as a cat’s paw of Russia, is a studiously crafted illusion. Andy McCarthy

8/22/2019
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Photo: Image: Theodore Roosevelt, Glacier Point, Yosemite, 1903; from a stereograph (http://theodorerooseveltcenter.org/Research/Digital-Library/Record.aspx?libID=o274809) , Library of Congress Prints and Photographs division; ergo, pubic domain. Theodore Roosevelt, “The government is us; we are the government, you and I.” “The cornerstone of this Republic (https://en.wikiquote.org/wiki/United_States) , as of all free governments, is respect for and obedience to the law. Where we permit the...

Duration:00:11:06

2/4 You’d think the FBI might have got around to interviewing [Papdopoulos] before Jan 2017 — i.e., a week after President Trump had been inaugurated, and six months after the Bureau formally opened its “Crossfire Hurricane” probe.

8/22/2019
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Image: Ellis Island, 1900. Pubic domain. . NRO: The George Papadopoulos Origin Story has never added up. It has been portrayed as the Big Bang, the Magic Moment that started the FBI’s investigation of “collusion” — a suspected election-theft conspiracy between Donald Trump’s campaign and Vladimir Putin’s regime. But if the young energy-sector analyst had actually emerged in early 2016 as the key to proving Trump-Russia espionage, you would think the FBI might have gotten around to...

Duration:00:07:48

3/4 Joseph Mifsud, the Maltese academic we’re supposed to take for a clandestine Russian agent . . . The story is based on no credible evidence. If it were ever presented to a jury, it’d be laughed out of court. Andy McCarthy

8/22/2019
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Image: Historical US-Russian relations: U.K. Prime Minister Winston Churchill (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winston_Churchill) , U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Franklin_D._Roosevelt) , and Soviet Leader Joseph Stalin (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_Stalin) in Yalta (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yalta_Conference) , Crimea (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crimea) ; Yalta, Soviet Union, in February 1945. Public domain. . Andrew C. McCarthy’s new book,...

Duration:00:11:19

4/4/ [Trump’s] political opponents’ collusion narrative was peddled relentlessly by political operatives, intelligence agents, Justice Department officials, and media ideologues—the vanguard of the “Trump Resistance.” Through secret surveillance . . .

8/22/2019
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Theodore Roosevelt. “We need to make our political representatives more quickly and sensitively responsive to the people whose servants they are. … One of the fundamental necessities in a representative government such as ours is to make certain that the men to whom the people delegate their power shall serve the people by whom they are elected, and not the special interests.” Photo: Theodore Roosevelt, 1904. Public domain. . GoodReads: The real collusion in the 2016 election was not between...

Duration:00:09:30

Mifsud in London, Man of Mystery. Larry Johnson, Sic Semper Tyrannis

8/22/2019
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Photo: Dorset Street (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dorset_Street_(Spitalfields)) , Spitalfields (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spitalfields) , photographed in 1902 for Jack London (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jack_London) 's book The People of the Abyss (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_People_of_the_Abyss) Jack London (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/en:Jack_London) - https://whitechapeljack.com/the-whitechapel-murders/mary-jane-kelly/ Dorset Street, Spitalfields Dorset Street...

Duration:00:10:51

Hotel Mars: Tardigrades on the Moon & What is to be done? David Livingston, SpaceShow.com. Laura Montgomery, Ground Based Space Matters, LLC.

8/22/2019
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Photo: NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) Mission Team is producing high resolution global maps of the Moon and is also searching for sources of water-ice that might be found in permanently shadowed polar craters. Water-ice could be important for future exploration of the Moon. USGS scientists Dr. Lisa Gaddis, Dr. Brent Archinal, and Dr. Laz Kestay are participating scientists on the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera (LROC) team, and Dr. Larry Soderblom is a member of the DIVINER...

Duration:00:09:57