Secure Freedom Radio Podcast

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With Phil Haney, Diana West, Jim Hanson and Gordon Chang

February 22nd, 2017

PHIL HANEY, Retired Homeland Security Officer, Co-Author of See Something, Say Nothing: A Homeland Security Officer Exposes the Government’s Submission to Jihad:

  • How the Obama administration blindfolded American law enforcement from the jihadist threat 
  • President Trump’s implementation of pre-existing immigration law
  • Designating the Muslim Brotherhood as a terrorist organization

DIANA WEST, Syndicated Columnist, Author of Death of the Grown Up and American Betrayal:

  • House Resolution 21 and the injustice it seeks to remedy
  • The COIN doctrine in Afghanistan

JIM HANSON, Executive Vice President at the Center for Security Policy:

  • The COIN (Counter-Insurgency) strategy as applied in Iraq
  • Does the COIN strategy place U.S. armed forces in a posture of submission?
  • H.R. McMaster as President Trump's new National Security Advisor
  • Georgetown Professor Jonathan Brown’s defense of slavery under Islam

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

  • The assassination of Kim Jong Nam
  • The instability of Kim Jong Un's reign
  • The threat to free passage in over 85% of the South China Sea

With Chris Farrell, Daniel Horowitz, Colonel Richard Kemp and Ilya Feoktistov

February 21st, 2017

CHRIS FARRELL, Director of Investigations at Judicial Watch:

  • The ‘soft-coup’ emerging from the Deep State
  • Trump’s new National Security Advisor, H.R. McMaster
  • McMaster’s past statement that “ISIS is not Islamic”

DANIEL HOROWITZ, Senior Editor at Conservative Review, Author of Stolen Sovereignty: How to Stop Unelected Judges from Transforming America:

  • How cultural Marxism attacks the foundations of American liberty
  • Attacking cultural institutions through the courts
  • The judiciary’s misapplication of law in the context of Trump's executive order
  • The prudence of Trump's border wall

COL. RICHARD KEMP, Former Commander of British Forces in Afghanistan:

  • Revamping NATO to combat Islamic terrorism
  • The U.K. - U.S. relationship in the Trump era
  • A European Union army?

ILYA FEOKTISTOV, Member of the Board of Directors of Americans for Peace and Tolerance, Producer of the film Hate Spaces:

  • The Washington Post's accusation that Charles Jacobs is racist
  • Leftist and Islamist anti-Semitism on college campuses

With Clare Lopez, Ingrid Carlqvist, Dr. Peter Pry and Bill Gertz

February 17th, 2017

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

  • Past and present intelligence officials' war on the Trump administration
  • Lt. Gen Jerry Boykin as the next National Security Advisor

INGRID CARLQVIST, Journalist and author based in Sweden:

  • Migrant violence in Sweden
  • The "Swedish Spring"
  • President Trump's executive order affecting 7 Muslim-majority countries
  • President Donald Trump's ascension is crucial for Europe's counter-jihad

DR. PETER PRY, Executive Director of the Task Force on National and Homeland Security and Director of the U.S. Nuclear Strategy Forum:

  • North Korea's EMP capability
  • Cyber threats to the U.S. electric grid
  • Corruption at the Federal Energy Regulatory Committee (FERC) and the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC)
  • The Critical Infrastructure Protection Act

BILL GERTZ, Senior Editor at the Washington Free Beacon, Author of iWar: War and Peace in the Information Age:

  • The unprecedented takedown of Lt. Gen Michael Flynn
  • Why Russia's honeymoon with the Trump administration may be over
  • The demise of Kim Jong Nam
  • China's MIRV missile technology

With Adam Kredo, Richard Pollock, Fred Fleitz and Bruce Bechtol

February 16th, 2017

ADAM KREDO, Senior Writer for the Washington Free Beacon:

  • The role of Obama loyalists in the takedown of Michael Flynn
  • Iran warns the Trump administration in order to prevent disclosure of secret side deals
  • Admiral Bob Harward's potential appointment as National Security Advisor

RICHARD POLLOCK, Senior Investigative Reporter for The Daily Caller:

  • Spymasters have turned their statecraft against the White House
  • Michael Flynn's post-resignation defiance
  • Will President Trump drain the swamp in the intelligence community?

FRED FLEITZ, Senior Vice President for Policy and Programs at the Center for Security Policy:

  • What is the "deep state"?
  • The abuse of classified information
  • Protecting sources and methods
  • Wall Street Journal Report that intelligence agencies are withholding information from Trump

BRUCE BECHTOL, Professor at Angelo State University, President of the International Council on Korean Studies:

  • The assassination of Kim Jong Un's half-brother
  • Pyongyang’s state sponsorship of terror
  • North Korea's advancement in missile technology





With Diana West, Bing West, Jim Hanson and Okan Altiparmak

February 15th, 2017

DIANA WEST, Syndicated Columnist, Author of Death of the Grown Up and American Betrayal:

  • New York Times story about widespread contacts between the Trump team and the Kremlin
  • A historical analogue to Lt. Gen. Mike Flynn's calls with the Russian Ambassador
  • Leakers in the Executive branch

BING WEST, author of One Million Steps: A Marine Platoon at War and former Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs:

  • Leaks from the intelligence community
  • How to deter subversion
  • The COIN strategy

JIM HANSON, Executive Vice President at the Center for Security Policy:

  • Nation-building vs. the COIN strategy
  • Torrent of leaks designed to damage the Trump administration
  • Media blackout on the developing story about Pakistani-American IT staffers fired from Capitol Hill
  • Georgetown Professor Jonathan Brown’s defense of slavery under Islam

OKAN ALTIPARMAK, Istanbul based journalist at

  • Turkey's descent into monarchy
  • The upcoming Turkish referendum
  • Fethullah Gulen and last year's coup attempt
  • Erdogan and the Muslim Brotherhood

With Andy McCarthy, Paul Sperry, Jessica Vaughan, Rick Manning

February 14th, 2017

ANDY MCCARTHY, Former federal prosecutor, Contributing editor to National Review Online:

  • National Security Advisor Michael Flynn's resignation
  • The aftermath of federal court rulings against Trump's executive order
  • Incorporating Islamic reformers into counter-jihad efforts

PAUL SPERRY, Editor-in-Chief of, New York Post columnist, Author of Infiltration: How Muslim Spies and Subversives have Penetrated Washington and Muslim Mafia: Inside the Secret Underworld that's Conspiring to Islamize America:

  • Georgetown Professor Jonathan Brown’s defense of slavery under Islam
  • How Lt. Gen. Mike Flynn planned to combat Islamic supremacism in the U.S.
  • Developing story about five Pakistani-American IT staffers who were fired from Capitol Hill
  • The Muslim Brotherhood's plan to infiltrate the U.S. government

JESSICA VAUGHAN, Director of Policy Studies for the Center for Immigration Studies, Former Foreign Service Officer with the State Department:

  • 72 terrorists came from countries covered by Trump’s vetting order
  • Did the executive order list all necessary countries?
  • Recent ICE enforcement activity

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:

  • The campaign against Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn
  • The case for Lt. Gen. Jerry Boykin for National Security Advisor
  • TPP and Trump's meeting with Japan's Shinzo Abe
  • ICANN and the potential for an antitrust lawsuit

With Jim Hanson, Reverend Gavin Ashenden, Michael Cutler and Gordon Chang

February 13th, 2017

JIM HANSON, Executive Vice President at the Center for Security Policy:

  • Judicial activism run rampant

REVEREND GAVIN ASHENDEN, Honorary Chaplain to the Queen (2008-2017), contributor to the London Times:

  • Political censorship in the U.K. on the subject of Islam
  • Quran reading in Glasgow cathedral

MICHAEL CUTLER, Retired Senior Special Agent of the former Immigration and Naturalization Services, Senior Fellow at Californians for Population Stabilization:

  • Outrage over Trump's executive order on immigration affecting 7 countries
  • Three new executive orders on immigration

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

  • North Korea's most recent missile test
  • Cooperation between Pyongyang and Tehran
  • President Trump's meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe




With Luke Rosiak, David Satter, Patrick Dunleavy, Ambassador Dr. Mark Lagon and Gordon Chang

February 10th, 2017

LUKE ROSIAK, Investigative Reporter at The Daily Caller:

  • Pakistani-American IT staffers fired from Capitol Hill
  • Could the rogue IT staffers have accessed sensitive government information?
  • Were background checks run on the staffers?

DAVID SATTER, Senior Fellow at the Hudson Institute, author of The Less You Know, The Better You Sleep: Russia’s Road to Terror and Dictatorship under Yeltsin and Putin:

  • Vladimir Putin's ascendancy
  • History of FSB bombings designed to elevated Putin
  • The poisoning of Vladimir Kara-Murza
  • President Trump's rhetoric towards Russia

PATRICK DUNLEAVY, Former Deputy Inspector General for the New York State Department of Corrections, Author of The Fertile Soil of Jihad: Terrorism’s Prison Connection:

  • Islamic radicalization in the U.S. prison system
  • A registration system for radicals released from prison
  • The "criminal justice reform" movement

AMBASSADOR DR. MARK LAGON, Centennial Fellow and Distinguished Senior Scholar at the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service:

  • The US-Saudi Relationship 
  • Riyadh's "double game"
  • Is Mohammed Bin Salman, Saudi Deputy Crown Prince, a reformer?

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

  • Did Trump capitulate on the “One China” policy 
  • Beijing’s continued sense of American weakness
  • President Trump’s upcoming visit with Japan’s Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe



With Andy McCarthy, Trevor Loudon, Rep. Lee Zeldin, Fred Fleitz and Rowan Scarborough

February 9th, 2017

ANDY MCCARTHY, Former federal prosecutor, Contributing editor to National Review Online:

  • President Trump's temporary travel ban
  • Did Judge Robart overreach in his ruling against Trump's executive order?
  • Does the President have the power to prevent Sharia Supremacists' immigration to the U.S.?

TREVOR LOUDON, Creator of the documentary The Enemies WithinAuthor of The Enemies Within: Communists, Socialists and Progressives in the U.S. Congress:

  • Developing story about 5 IT staffers who were fired from Capitol Hill
  • The 'enemies within' the Democratic caucus
  • Keith Ellison's radical connections

REP. LEE ZELDIN (NY-1), Member of the House Committees on Financial Services and Foreign Affairs:

  • Five IT staffers fired from Capitol Hill
  • Cutting funding to the Palestinian Authority
  • Designating the IRGC and Muslim Brotherhood as terrorist organizations
  • Moving the US embassy to Jerusalem

 FRED FLEITZ, Senior Vice President for Policy and Programs at the Center for Security Policy:

  • The mainstream media's obfuscation of Islamic terrorist attacks
  • Shredding the JCPOA 
  • Regime change in Iran

ROWAN SCARBOROUGH, National Security Reporter at The Washington Times:

  • Obama's legacy of social transformation of the U.S. military
  • The state of morale and readiness in our armed forces
  • Doctored intelligence reports under Obama regarding the campaign against ISIS

With Jim Hanson, Daniel Horowitz, J. Christian Adams and Diana West

February 8th, 2017

 JIM HANSON, Executive Vice President at the Center for Security Policy:

  • The Muslim Brotherhood's strategy in America
  • Developing story about five IT staffers recently fired from Capitol Hill
  • Congressman Andre Carson's connections to Muslim Brotherhood front groups

DANIEL HOROWITZ, Senior Editor at Conservative Review, Author of Stolen Sovereignty: How to Stop Unelected Judges from Transforming America:

  • Judge Robart’s ruling on Trump’s Executive Order on immigration
  • What Congress can do to limit the transformation of America by unelected judges
  •  Should Judge Robart be impeached?

J. CHRISTIAN ADAMS, Former Attorney at the Department of Justice, President of The Election Law Center, Author of Injustice: Exposing the Racial Agenda of the Obama Justice Department:

  • The judicial blocking of the President’s Executive Order
  • Sally Yates and other holdover partisan bureaucrats
  • Investigating voter fraud in the United States

DIANA WEST, Syndicated Columnist, Author of Death of the Grown Up and American Betrayal:

  • A Constitutional crisis surrounding President Trump’s Executive Order
  • The Left is importing a failed state
  • Trump should change the conversation from “terrorism” to “islamization,” a la Europe