Tag Archives: Bill Gertz

The Deep State At Work

With Ingrid Carlqvist, Bill Gertz, Rosemary Jenks and Rick Manning

INGRID CARLQVIST, Distinguished Senior Fellow at the Gatestone Institute, Journalist and Author based in Sweden, Editor in Chief of Dispatch International:

  • Recent election results in Sweden
  • Consequences of mass refugee influx into Europe

BILL GERTZ,  Senior editor at the Washington Free Beacon, Inside the Ring columnist at the Washington Times, Author of iWar: War and Peace in the Information Age (2016):

  • Dangers of China’s weaponization of artificial intelligence
  • Beijing’s laser warfare targeting US personnel

ROSEMARY JENKS, Director of Government Relations at NumbersUSA.com, Former Senior Legislative Analyst at the Center for Immigration Studies:

  • Details on the caravan traveling from Central America to the US
  • Significance of enforcing US border security

RICK MANNING, President of Americans for Limited Government, Former Public Affairs Chief at the U.S. Department of Labor during the George W. Bush Administration, Nine years as a state lobbyist for the National Rifle Association:

  • The latest evidence of the deep state at work
  • The genesis of the ‘Merit Act’




A Critique of Criminal Justice Reform

With Daniel Horowitz, Bill Gertz, Yigal Carmon and Rowan Scarborough

DANIEL HOROWITZ, Senior Editor of Conservative Review:
• Critique of criminal justice reform bills

BILL GERTZ, Senior Editor at the Washington Free Beacon:
• Vice President Pence’s landmark speech on China
• Pacific Command’s push back on China’s Belt and Road Initiative
• Arrest of Chinese spy in Belgium

YIGAL CARMON, President and Founder of MEMRI:
• Russian-Israeli relations
• The Trump Administration’s outlook for the Israeli-Palestinian peace process

ROWAN SCARBOROGUH, National Security Reporter at the Washington Times:
• Kafkaesque treatment of DOD whistleblower Adam Lovinger
• Latest on the Russia investigation
• Are false reports of sexual assault as rare as people think?

Troubling Developments in Guatemala

With Rt. Hon. Owen Paterson, J. Michael Waller and Bill Gertz

RT. HON. OWEN PATERSON MP, Member of the British Parliament, Represents the people of North Shropshire, Former Secretary of State to Northern Ireland, Former Secretary for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs:

  • A detailed look at Brexit
  • The differing interpretations of the referendum result in the UK

(PART TWO):

  • Implications of Theresa May’s plans to remain in the EU
  • What is the Checkers Agreement?

J. MICHAEL WALLER, Senior Vice President for Government Affairs at the Center for Security Policy, Editorial Board Member of the NATO Defense Strategic Communications Journal, Senior Writer at the American Media Institute:

  • Troubling developments in Guatemala
  • Consequences of Amb. Todd Robinson’s behavior

BILL GERTZ, Senior editor at the Washington Free Beacon, Inside the Ring columnist at the Washington Times, Author of iWar: War and Peace in the Information Age (2016):

  • Updates on the INF and New Start Treaties
  • Characterizing the China threat today




China’s Predatory Economic Strategy

With Matt O’Brien, Yoram Hazony, Dan Goure and Bill Gertz

MATT O’BRIEN, Director of Research for the Federation for American Immigration Reform, Former Chief of the National Security Division within the Fraud Detection and National Security Directorate at U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services:

  • Significance of enforcing US border security
  • Implications of recent attacks on ICE

YORAM HAZONY, President of the Herzl Institute in Jerusalem, Director of the John Templeton Foundation’s project in Jewish Philosophical Theology, Author of The Virtue of Nationalism (September 2018):

  • The case for the Nation-State law in Israel
  • Current threats Israel faces

DAN GOURE, Vice President of the Lexington Institute, Member of the 2001 Department of Defense transition team, Spent two years in the U.S. government as the director of the Office of Strategic Competitiveness in the Office of the Secretary of Defense:

  • The completion of the Defense Appropriations Bill
  • Should US privatize involvement in Afghanistan?

BILL GERTZ, Senior editor at the Washington Free Beacon, Inside the Ring columnist at the Washington Times, Author of iWar: War and Peace in the Information Age (2016):

  • China’s predatory economics
  • Trump’s National Security Strategy shifts focus to big power competition




How China is Weaponizing Outer Space

With Diana West, Amb. Hank Cooper, David Goldman and Bill Gertz

DIANA WEST, Nationally Syndicated Columnist, Blogs at DianaWest.net, Author of “Death of the Grown Up” and “American Betrayal”:

  • John McCain’s true legacy
  • Details on the ‘shredding party’ story

DAVID GOLDMAN, Author of How Civilizations Die, best known for his series of essays in the Asia Times under the pseudonym Spengler:

  • John McCain and the death of the establishment
  • How Germany is gaining market share at American expense
  • Why Pakistan should be considered a non-NATO ally

AMB. HANK COOPER, Director of the Strategic Defensive Initiative Organization (SDIO) during the Bush Administration, Chairman of Applied Research Associates, Senior Associate of the National Institute of Public Policy, Visiting Fellow at the Heritage Center:

  • The call for space-based defenses
  • Bipartisan consensus behind improved missile defense
  • Details on the ‘Clementine’ program

BILL GERTZ, Senior editor at the Washington Free Beacon, Inside the Ring columnist at the Washington Times, Author of iWar: War and Peace in the Information Age (2016):

  • How China has weaponized missile technology
  • How Google enables US adversaries to engage in information operations




The Iranian Threat Heightens

With Peter Huessy, Ryan Mauro, Bill Gertz and David Goldman

PETER HUESSY, Director for Strategic Deterrent Studies at the Mitchell Institute for Aerospace Studies, Former Senior Defense Consultant at the National Defense University Foundation, Senior Fellow at the American Foreign Policy Council:

  • The magnitude of the Iranian threat
  • Iranian collaboration in 9/11 attacks
  • China’s long-term aims for Taiwan

RYAN MAURO, National Security Analyst for the Clarion Project, Former strategic analyst for the Wikistrat consultancy, Former intelligence analyst and director of the Asymmetric Warfare and Intelligence Center:

  • Details on New Mexico terrorist camp
  • What we know about Jamaat al-Fuqra

DAVID GOLDMAN, Author of How Civilizations Die, best known for his series of essays in the Asia Times under the pseudonym Spengler:

  • Current state of US-China trade war
  • China’s objectives to takeover Taiwan

BILL GERTZ, Senior editor at the Washington Free Beacon, Inside the Ring columnist at the Washington Times, Author of iWar: War and Peace in the Information Age (2016):

  • United Front Work department in China
  • Implications of Chinese spy staffed by Sen. Feinstein
  • Sonic attacks on US diplomats




China and Africa Deepen Military Ties

ANDREW ARTHUR, Resident Fellow in Law and Policy for the Center for Immigration Studies:

  • The current immigration debate
  • Significance of enforcing US border security

RICK FISHER, Senior Fellow, Asian Military Affairs at the International Assessment and Strategy Center, Former Consultant on PLA issues for the Congressionally chartered U.S. China Security and Economic Review Commission:

  • The Chinese Military Power Volumes Assessment
  • How China seeks to displace the US
  • What nuclear advancements should we be most concerned about?

BILL GERTZ, Senior editor at the Washington Free Beacon, Inside the Ring columnist at the Washington Times, Author of iWar: War and Peace in the Information Age (2016):

  • China’s nuclear arsenal buildup
  • The role influence operations are playing in US elections

DAVID GOLDMAN, Author of How Civilizations Die, Best known for his series of essays in the Asia Times under the pseudonym Spengler:

  • China’s dependence on dual-use technologies
  • Implications of Turkey’s agenda




The Hypersonic Arms Race

With Hans Von Spakovsky, Dr. Stephen Blank, Bill Gertz and David Goldman

HANS VON SPAKOVSKY, Manager, Election Law Reform Initiative and Senior Legal Fellow Meese Center for Legal and Judicial Studies at the Heritage Foundation, Former Member of the Federal Election Commission:

  • The Paul Manafort prosecution
  • Consequences of the politicization of US intelligence agencies

DR. STEPHEN BLANK, Senior fellow at the American Foreign Policy Council, Former Professor at the US Army War College:

  • Congress reaches deal on Russia sanctions
  • Russia’s chemical weapons involvement in UK
  • Current state of US-Russia relations

BILL GERTZ, Senior editor at the Washington Free Beacon, Inside the Ring columnist at the Washington Times, Author of iWar: War and Peace in the Information Age (2016):

  • President Trump’s Space Force proposal
  • Provisions in the Defense Authorization Bill

DAVID GOLDMAN, Author of How Civilizations Die, best known for his series of essays in the Asia Times under the pseudonym Spengler:

  • Update on Turkey’s economy
  • China’s debt-trap diplomacy




EMP: The Real Threat to US Electric Grid

With Faith McDonell, Ken Timmerman, Bill Gertz and Sam Westrop

FAITH MCDONNELL, Director of Religious Liberty Programs at the Institute on Religion and Democracy, Director of the Church Alliance for a New Sudan:

  • Summit meeting at State Department this week
  • The imprisonment of Pastor Andrew Brunson in Turkey

KEN TIMMERMAN, President and CEO of the Foundation for Democracy in Iran, Author of Deception: The Making of the YouTube Video Hillary and Obama Blamed for Benghazi, Author of Dark Forces: The Truth About What Happened in Benghazi, Nationally recognized investigative reporter:

  • Iranian leadership vs. Trump on Twitter
  • Hezbollah cells in the United States
  • The vulnerability of the US electric grid

BILL GERTZ, Senior editor at the Washington Free Beacon, Inside the Ring columnist at the Washington Times, Author of iWar: War and Peace in the Information Age (2016):

  • What is the benign China policy?
  • Implications of the massive Chinese intelligence collection in the United States

SAM WESTROP, Director of Islamist Watch and Stand for Peace UK, Fellow of Gatestone Institute:

  • History of the Islamic Relief Agency
  • Civilization Jihad in the United States




Former House IT Staffer Reaches Plea Deal

With Siobahn Nash-Marshall, Bill Gertz, Robert Spencer and Luke Rosiak

SIOBAHN NASH-MARSHALL, Professor of Philosophy at Manhatanville College, Author of The Sins of the Fathers: Turkish Denialism and the Armenian Genocide (2018), President of Christians in Need Foundation

  • Implications of Erdogan’s win in Turkey
  • What role is Turkey playing in Israel?

BILL GERTZ, Senior editor at the Washington Free Beacon, Inside the Ring columnist at the Washington Times, Author of iWar: War and Peace in the Information Age (2016):

  • Secretary Pompeo’s upcoming travels to Pyongyang
  • Is North Korea continuing to develop nuclear arsenal?

ROBERT SPENCER, Director of Jihad Watch, Weekly Columnist for PJ Media and FrontPage Magazine:

  • The threat we face from Sharia supremacism
  • July 4th terror plot uncovered in Cleveland
  • Increasing role of US Council on Muslim Relations in the US

LUKE ROSIAK, Investigative Reporter at The Daily Caller:

  • Plea deal struck with indicted IT staffer
  • Why won’t GOP further investigate IT scandal?