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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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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

The mystery of the Recession that cannot be located. @JohnFMauldin Mauldin Economics

8/22/2019
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Photo: Home of rehabilitation client near Phoenix, Arizona. $500 loan. 1935. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The mystery of the Recession that cannot be located. @JohnFMauldin Mauldin Economics

Duration:00:11:07

Nevada chooses sustainable magical thinking. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

8/22/2019
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Photo: Image taken from page 80 of 'Songs and etchings in shade and sunshine. By J. E. G. [i.e. J. E. Gordon.]' Image taken from: Title: "Songs and etchings in shade and sunshine. By J. E. G. [i.e. J. E. Gordon.]" Author: GORDON, Julia Emily. Contributor: G., J. E. Shelfmark: "British Library HMNTS 11652.k.4." Page: 80 Place of Publishing: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington Date of Publishing: 1880 Publisher: London Issuance: monographic Identifier: 001466991 Explore: Find this item in...

Duration:00:10:12

1/4 Stalin's Englishman: Guy Burgess, the Cold War, and the Cambridge Spy Ring by Andrew Lownie and Steven Crossley

8/22/2019
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Image Universitas Cantabrigiensis: The shield variant (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Escutcheon_(heraldry)) for University of Cambridge (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/University_of_Cambridge) . Public domain. Robert Cooke (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/en:Robert_Cooke_(officer_of_arms)) - http://www.cam.ac.uk/brand-resources/about-the-logo . Stalin's Englishman: Guy Burgess, the Cold War, and the Cambridge Spy Ring by Andrew Lownie...

Duration:00:10:16

2/4 Stalin's Englishman: Guy Burgess, the Cold War, and the Cambridge Spy Ring by Andrew Lownie and Steven Crossley

8/22/2019
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Image Universitas Cantabrigiensis: Welcome to Clare College. This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported license. Subject to disclaimers. 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 appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that...

Duration:00:08:45

3/4 Stalin's Englishman: Guy Burgess, the Cold War, and the Cambridge Spy Ring by Andrew Lownie and Steven Crossley

8/22/2019
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Image Universitas Cantabrigiensis: University officials leading the Vice-Chancellor's deputy into the Senate House. The University Officers in charge of a degree ceremony at the University of Cambridge (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/University_of_Cambridge) . . Stalin's Englishman: Guy Burgess, the Cold War, and the Cambridge Spy Ring by Andrew Lownie (https://www.booksamillion.com/search?id=7664336336402&type=author&query=Andrew+Lownie) and Steven Crossley...

Duration:00:13:37

4/4 Stalin's Englishman: Guy Burgess, the Cold War, and the Cambridge Spy Ring by Andrew Lownie and Steven Crossley

8/22/2019
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Image Universitas Cantabrigiensis: Girton College (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Girton_College) . Library of Congress; public domain. . Stalin's Englishman: Guy Burgess, the Cold War, and the Cambridge Spy Ring by Andrew Lownie (https://www.booksamillion.com/search?id=7664336336402&type=author&query=Andrew+Lownie) and Steven Crossley (https://www.booksamillion.com/search?id=7664336336402&type=author&query=Steven+Crossley) Guy Burgess was the most important, complex, and fascinating of "The...

Duration:00:07:14

Taipei arming, Beijing threatening. Hong Kong & Taiwan. F16 sales: Washington is no longer scared of Beijing. Stephen J Yates, DC Intl Advisory.

8/22/2019
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Photo: Peng Ming-min (center) with colleagues at National Taiwan University in 1954. Public domain. Peng Ming-min (彭明敏) is a noted democracy (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Democracy) activist, advocate of Taiwan independence (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taiwan_independence) , and politician. Arrested for sedition (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sedition) in 1964 for printing a manifesto advocating democracy in his native Taiwan (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taiwan) , he escaped to Sweden...

Duration:00:10:31

Multiple demos in Seoul on 15 Aug. Largest was the Flag Rally, at which South Korean, US, and Israeli flags were carried. Tara O, East Asia Research Center & Inst for Corean-American Studies

8/22/2019
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Photo: In Korea, Seodaemun / Donuimun in the Joseon Period . Source: Japanese book, History of Japan-Korea Annexation about which Image talks, published by Roudoukeizai Sha 日本語: 労働経済社「映像が語る日韓併合史」より。 Published: 1900s This photograph is in the public domain (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/public_domain) in Japan (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japan) because its copyright has expired according to Article 23 of the 1899 Copyright Act...

Duration:00:09:30

The immediate need for the US Space Force: 1 of 2: Lieutenant General Steven Kwast, USAF.

8/22/2019
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Photo: Jules Verne (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Jules_Verne) : Die Reise nach dem Mond, Einbanddeckel Date | Original um 1900, Foto von 2018 Source | Gerd Küveler (https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?title=Gerd_K%C3%BCveler&action=edit&redlink=1) private collection / Privatsammlung Author | unknown Gerd Küveler (reproduction) This is a faithful photographic reproduction of a two-dimensional, public domain (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Public_domain) work of art. The work...

Duration:00:11:16

The immediate need for the US Space Force: 2 of 2: Lietnant General Steven Kwast, USAF.

8/22/2019
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Photo: An illustration from the novel "From the Earth to the Moon" by Jules Verne drawn by Henri de Montaut. Polski: Ilustracja powieści Juliusza Verne'a "Z Ziemi na Księżyc" autorstwa Henri de Montauta. Français : "De la Terre à la Lune", Henri de Montaut. Diese Datei wurde mit Commonist hochgeladen. Français : L’arrivée du projectile à Stone’s-Hill Datum31. Juli 1868 Der Urheber dieses Werks ist 1900 gestorben; es ist daher gemeinfrei (https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gemeinfreiheit) ,...

Duration:00:10:28