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Ominous Developments on the Korean Peninsula

With Gordon Chang, Hans Von Spakovsky and Robert Charles

GORDON CHANG, Author of “The Coming Collapse of China” and “Nuclear Showdown; North Korea Takes on the World:”

  • North Korean foundation day parade excluded ICBMs
  • Prospects of reunification
  • The role of the South Korean military

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:

  • Consequences of current political warfare operation against the President
  • Judge Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearings

ROBERT CHARLES, Former Assistant Secretary of State at the State Department’s Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs in the Bush Administration, Author of Eagles and Evergreens:

  • Resistance internally in Trump White House
  • Insubordinate subordinates in the Trump administration



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




Trump Unveils ‘Space Force’ in US Military

With Diana West, Kevin Freeman, Dr. Peter Pry and Hans Von Spakovsky

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

  • Importance of enforcing US border laws
  • The SPLC settlement

KEVIN FREEMAN, Senior Fellow at Center for Security Policy, Author of “Game Plan: How to Protect Yourself from the Coming Cyber-Economic Attack,” Author of “Secret Weapon: How Economic Terrorism Brought Down the U.S. Stock Market and Why It Can Happen Again,” Founder of Globaleconomiwarfare.com:

  • Ongoing trade war with China
  • Beijing attempts to re-write rules of the internet
  • Senate rejects Trump’s ZTE deal

DR. PETER PRY, Executive Director of the Task Force on National and Homeland Security, Director of the U.S. Nuclear Strategy Forum, Served on the Congressional EMP Commission, the House Armed Services Committee and the CIA:

  • Unveiling of space force in the US military
  • The reality of the EMP threat

HANS VONS 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:

  • New IG report by the Justice Department
  • The politicization of the FBI
  • House to vote on 2 immigration bills




Venezuela’s Deterioration Continues

With Diana West, Clare Lopez, Hans Von Spakovsky and Russ Dallen

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

  • The smears against NSC Chief-of-Staff Fred Fleitz
  • Implications of Clinton’s Russia ties

CLARE LOPEZ, Vice President for Research & Analysis at the Center for Security Policy, Former CIA Clandestine Officer:

  • The Obama administration’s appeasement of Iran
  • Dangers of Iran’s enrichment capabilities
  • Turkey: US ally no more?

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 anniversary of the Battle of Belleau Wood
  • Alabama lawsuit against the Census Bureau
  • Political ramifications of voter fraud

RUSS DALLEN, President & Editor in Chief at the Latin American Herald Tribune, Head of the international investment bank, Caracas Capital Markets, Served as President of Venezuela’s “The Daily Journal”:

  • Venezuela’s continuous deterioration
  • VP Pence hosts The Organization of American States conference




Vulnerability of US Critical Infrastructures

With Russ Dallen, Dr. Peter Vincent Pry, Diana West and Hans Vons Spakovsky

RUSS DALLEN, President & Editor in Chief at the Latin American Herald Tribune, Head of the international investment bank, Caracas Capital Markets, Served as President of Venezuela’s “The Daily Journal”:

  • How Communism has destroyed the oil industry in Caracas
  • Maduro to cut 3 zeroes from face value of currency
  • Venezuela’s new crypto-currency

DR. PETER VINCENT PRY, Executive Director of the Task Force on National and Homeland Security, Director of the U.S. Nuclear Strategy Forum, Served on the Congressional EMP Commission, the House Armed Services Committee and the CIA:

  • How our civilization’s survival depends on US electric grid
  • The vulnerability of our grid to EMP & cyber attacks

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

  • Recent attacks on John Bolton & Mike Pompeo
  • The Red-Green Axis and the suppression of free speech
  • Influence operations in the US

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:

  • How gerrymandering impacts the outcome of elections
  • The partisan redistributing debate
  • How sanctuary cities violate federal law

Senate Rejects Immigration Bills

With Jessica Vaughan, Hans Von Spakovsky, Bill Gertz and Rowan Scarborough

JESSICA VAUGHAN, Director of Policy Studies for the Center for Immigration Studies, Former Foreign Service Officer with the State Department serving in Belgium, Trinidad and Tobago:

  • Merits of the Goodlatte Bill
  • Consequences of amnesty
  • President Trump backs Goodlatte Bill

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:

  • Evidence to support corrupt DOJ & FBI officials
  • How opposition research was used to grant a FISA warrant
  • Should Michael Flynn retract his guilty plea?

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):

  • Senate Select Committee on threat from China
  • Confucius institutes and Beijing’s influence operations in the U.S.
  • Susan Thornton’s appointment at the State Dept.
  • Cyber threats from Russia

ROWAN SCARBOROUGH, National Security Reporter at The Washington Times, Author of “Rumsfeld’s War: The Untold Story of America’s Anti-Terrorist Commander,” Author of “Sabotage: America’s Enemies Within the CIA:

  • The FBI embraced the Steele dossier
  • Rob Porter and security clearances within the Trump administration

Did North Korea Transfer 3 Nuclear Warheads to Iran?

With Gordon Chang, Matt Brodsky, Hans Von Spakovsky and Russ Dallen

GORDON CHANG, Forbes.com Columnist, World Affairs Journal Blogger, the Daily Beast Contributor, Author of “The Coming Collapse of China” and “Nuclear Showdown; North Korea Takes on the World:”

  • Eurasian Review report on North Korea-Iran weapon exchange
  • Russia’s involvement in Middle East peace process
  • How Pyongyang is merely a pawn for both Moscow and Beijing

MATT BRODSKY, Senior Fellow, Security Studies Group, Senior Analyst in Wikistrat’s Analytic Community, Former Director of Policy for the Jewish Policy Center for Security Policy:

  • Collaborative proliferation in the Middle East
  • Is Tehran filling the power vacuum in Syria?
  • Israeli safeguarding of the Golan Heights region

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 myths associated with the DACA program
  • How providing amnesty comes at a cost to the American taxpayer
  • Guam’s blatantly racist voter registration system
  • Effectiveness of President Trump’s Justice Department

RUSS DALLEN, President & Editor in Chief at the Latin American Herald Tribune, Head of the international investment bank, Caracas Capital Markets, Served as President of Venezuela’s “The Daily Journal”:

  • How Venezuela’s election circuit is set up so the opposition cannot win
  • How Maduro obscures Caracas’ debt reality
  • State Dept. appoints leftist Todd Robinson to lead Caracas embassy
  • Upcoming Chile and Honduras elections

Saudi Arabia’s Royal Purge

KEVIN FREEMAN, Senior Fellow at Center for Security Policy, Founder of Globaleconomicwarfare.com, Host of Economic War Room, Author of “Game Plan: How to Protect Yourself from the Coming Cyber-Economic Attack”:

  • What will Trump confront regarding Chinese economic warfare?
  • The Chinese effort to displace the dollar as the reserve currency of the world
  • Saudi Arabia, Beijing and IPO

CLAUDIA ROSETT, Foreign Affairs Columnist at Forbes.com, Bogs at “The Rosett Report” at J Media:

  • Anniversary of the 1917 Bolshevik Revolution
  • Xi Jinping’s overarching goal to bring China back to its Maoist past
  • President Trump’s remarks about Pyongyang in South Korea

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

  • What did Eric Holder know about Clinton FBI investigation?
  • Serious questions pertaining to the Committee on Foreign Investment in the U.S.

PHIL HANEY, Retired Homeland Security, Author with Art Moore of “See Something, Say Nothing: A Homeland Security Officer Exposes the Government’s Submission to Jihad”:

  • The shaky functioning of the Dept. of Homeland Security
  • Improvements in the DHS under the Trump administration
  • The extension of privacy rights and civil liberties to foreign nationals
  • Dangers of Tablighi Jamaat

Saudi Arabia’s Royal Purge

With Kevin Freeman, Claudia Rosett, Hans Von Spakovsky and Phil Haney

KEVIN FREEMAN, Senior Fellow at Center for Security Policy, Founder of Globaleconomicwarfare.com, Host of Economic War Room, Author of “Game Plan: How to Protect Yourself from the Coming Cyber-Economic Attack”:

  • What will Trump confront regarding Chinese economic warfare?
  • The Chinese effort to displace the dollar as the reserve currency of the world
  • Saudi Arabia, Beijing and IPO

CLAUDIA ROSETT, Foreign Affairs Columnist at Forbes.com, Bogs at “The Rosett Report” at J Media:

  • Anniversary of the 1917 Bolshevik Revolution
  • Xi Jinping’s overarching goal to bring China back to its Maoist past
  • President Trump’s remarks about Pyongyang in South Korea

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

  • What did Eric Holder know about Clinton FBI investigation?
  • Serious questions pertaining to the Committee on Foreign Investment in the U.S.

PHIL HANEY, Retired Homeland Security, Author with Art Moore of “See Something, Say Nothing: A Homeland Security Officer Exposes the Government’s Submission to Jihad”:

  • The shaky functioning of the Dept. of Homeland Security
  • Improvements in the DHS under the Trump administration
  • The extension of privacy rights and civil liberties to foreign nationals
  • Dangers of Tablighi Jamaat

The Next Threat from Iraq: Iranian-Backed Militias

With Bill Gertz, Michael Del Rosso, Rowan Scarborough and Hans Van Spakovsky

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):

  • The severity of North Korea’s EMP threat
  • Sig Hecker’s dismissal of  ‘alarmists’ on Pyongyang attack
  • How China aims to militarize space
  • Details on Russia’s information warfare and China’s cyber attack in New York

MICHAEL DEL ROSSO, Vice President and Senior Fellow of the American Strategy Group, Senior Fellow for Homeland and National Security at the Center for Security Policy, The Claremont Institute, Research Fellow in National Security Policy:

ROWAN SCARBOROUGH, National Security Reporter at The Washington Times, Author of the best seller Rumsfeld’s War: The Untold Story of America’s Anti-Terrorist Commander, Author of Sabotage: America’s Enemies Within the CIA:

  • The threat to Americans from Iraq’s Iranian-backed militias
  • How the IRGC brutally suppresses dissidents
  • Serious implications of voter fraud in New Hampshire

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:

  • Why we need voter fraud protection measures implemented
  • Reversal of Texas’ Voter-ID Law
  • Punishments for States who allow ‘sanctuary cities’
  • Trump’s rightful termination of the DACA program