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January 20, 2016

Photo, left: Photo, left: Peng Ming-min (center) with colleagues at National Taiwan University in 1954.Peng Ming-min (彭明敏; b. 15 August 1923) is a noted democracy activist, advocate of Taiwan independence, and politician. Arrested for sedition in 1964 for printing a manifesto advocating democracy...

January 19, 2016

Photo, left: Vladislav Surkov is [according to wikipedia], after Putin, the most important figure in the creation of Russia’s own brand of authoritarian capitalism. The Kremlin’s in-house ideologue, he came up with a term for it – sovereign democracy. Dubbed the “Grey Cardinal”, Surkov was one of...

January 18, 2016

Photo, left: Just a week before Christmas, security forces arrested Reverend Kowa Shamaal and Reverend Hassan Abdelraheem from the Sudan Church of Christ denomination at their homes in Khartoum North and Omdurman, respectively.  No reason for the arrest has been given for the two church leaders who...

January 17, 2016

Photo, left: This was Theodore Roosevelt's first cabin in the Dakota Territory. It was used by Roosevelt from 1883-1884, before he became president. After his wife and mother died in 1884, only hours apart, Roosevelt became depressed. He then left the cabin and went further north up the Little...

January 16, 2016

Photo, left: Stalin and Ribbentrop.  "The . . .  dangers of state destruction."  JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW  Hour OneSaturday 16 January 2016 / Hour 1, Block A: Avenue of Spies: A True Story of Terror, Espionage, and One American Family's Heroic Resistance in Nazi-Occupied Paris.; by Alex Kershaw (1 of 4...

January 15, 2016

Photo, left:  JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW  Hour OneFriday  15 January 2016 / Hour 1, Block A: Jim McTague, Barron's, in re: Stocks and Oil Sink Amid Another Global Selloff  U.S. stocks slid and the 10-year Treasury yield dipped below 2% as steep declines in oil prices and a bear market in China heightened...

January 14, 2016

Photo, left: Monumen nasional jakarta  JOHN BATCHELOR SHOWCo-hosts: Malcolm Hoenlein, Conference of Presidents. Larry Kudlow, CNBC senior advisor; Cumulus Media Networks.  Mary Kissel, Wall Street Journal Editorial Board & host of Opinion Journal on WSJ Video.   Hour OneThursday  14 January...

January 13, 2016

Photo, left: JANUARY 7, 2016: Astronomers have made the most detailed study yet of an extremely massive young galaxy cluster using three of NASA's Great Observatories. This multiwavelength image shows this galaxy cluster, called IDCS J1426.5+3508 (IDCS 1426 for short), in X-rays recorded by the...

January 12, 2016

Photo, left: 10 U.S. Riverine Sailors Released from Iranian Custody - USNI News  Riverine Command Boats (RCB) 802 and 805 participate in a bilateral exerciseJOHN BATCHELOR SHOWCo-hosts: Captain Jerry Hendrix, USN (ret.) and Center for New American Security. Larry Kudlow, CNBC senior advisor; &...

January 11, 2016

Map, left: Homo sapiens spreads from Africa worldwide. Humans may have reached Chile by 18,500 years ago  The famous archaeological site of Monte Verde in southern Chile is already the oldest in the Americas, showing that humans occupied South America by 14,500 years ago. Now, new excavations...

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