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With Clare Lopez, Diana West, Doug Feith and Jim Hanson

April 26th, 2017 ·

CLARE LOPEZ, former ClA clandestine officer, Vice President for Research and Analysis at the Center for Security Policy:

  • Doctors in Michigan arrested for Female Genital Mutilation
  • S. federal statutes that outlaw FGM
  • Iranian influence operations in the United States conducted by Iran through NIAC

DIANA WEST, Blogs at, author of The Death of the Grown Up and American Betrayal:

  • FGM in the United States
  • Frans Timmermans
  • French elections 

DOUG FEITH, Senior Fellow and Director of the Center for National Security Strategies at Hudson Institute, Former Under Secretary of Defense for Policy:

  • Obama’s foreign policy legacy
  • What should NATO do about Erdogan’s latest power grab? 

JIM HANSON, Executive Vice President at the Center for Security Policy, former Operator in the US Army Special Forces:

  • Trump’s first 100 days as Presidency
  • Congressional briefing on North Korea at the White House
  • Judge’s ban on administration’s ban on funding for sanctuary cities

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With Michel Gurfinkiel, Claudia Rosett, Daniel Horowitz, Deroy Murdock, and Kevin Freeman

April 25th, 2017 ·

MICHEL GURFINKIEL, Founder and President of the Jean-Jacques Rousseau Institute:

  • Marine Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron
  • Possible outcomes from the upcoming French Parliamentary elections

CLAUDIA ROSETT, Foreign Policy Fellow at the Independent Women’s Forum:

  • President Trump’s visit with representatives from the U.N. Security Council
  • Why the U.N. doesn’t have ‘tremendous potential’
  • Are we at the beginning of war with North Korea?

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

  • President Trump’s 100 day report card
  • Republican capitulation on budget deal

DEROY MURDOCK, National Review Contributing Editor:

  • Assessment of the Trump Presidency thus far
  • Difficulties created by Obama administration personnel
  • Turkey’s alignment with Russia

KEVIN FREEMAN, Author of Cyber Economic Attack, Host of Economic War Room:

  • Chinese investment in Hollywood
  • Turkey’s 85 year battle to crush American movies made about the Armenian genocide
  • Confucius Institutes
  • Putin’s plan for CITGO’s assets

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With Mark Krikorian, Michael Cutler, Gordon Chang and Michael Rowan

April 24th, 2017 ·

MARK KRIKORIAN, Executive of the Center for Immigration Studies, Contributor at National Review:

  • Possible government shut down over border security
  • President Trump’s seeming reversal on the “dreamers”

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

  • Democrats’ flip flop on a border wall
  • Republican leadership weakness on border security
  • Why every state is a border state 

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

  • Continued threats from Pyongyang to the United States
  • American citizen detained by the North Koreans
  • Iran’s continued development of nuclear weapons

MICHAEL ROWAN, Columnist at El Universal and Veneeconomia:

  • Demonstrations in Venezuela
  • What is next for the Maduro regime
  • How the Venezuelan army will respond to the unrest

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With Kurt Schlichter and Bill Gertz

April 21st, 2017 ·

With Kurt Schlichter and Bill Gertz

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

  • Paris shooting

KURT SCHLICHTER, Senior columnist at,

  • How the recent attack in Paris might effect on the upcoming Presidential election in France


  • The demise of free speech in America
  • Berkley riots

BILL GERTZ, Senior Editor at the Washington Free Beacon:

  • Did America use cyber warfare to sabotage North Korea’s missile?
  • North Korea’s submarine missile program

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With Fred Fleitz, Diana West, Mark Schneider and Harold Rhode

April 20th, 2017 ·

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

  • State Department statement that Iran has been holding to the deal
  • Will China really help defuse North Korea?
  • Trita Parsi 

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

  • The need for investigation of Russian influence operations
  • John Brennan’s collusion with foreign intelligence agencies to defeat Trump

MARK SCHNEIDER, Senior Analyst with the National Institute for Public Policy:

  • Russian Arctic base
  • The future of the New START treaty
  • Russian bombers fly near Alaska

HAROLD RHODE, Distinguished Senior Fellow at the Gatestone Institute:

  • How Erdogan’s power grab should influence U.S.- Turkey relations
  • Is Turkey a reliable NATO ally?

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With Dr. James Mitchell 

April 19th, 2017 ·

Dr. JAMES MITCHELL, Key architect of the CIA’s Enhanced Interrogation Program, author of Enhanced Interrogation: Inside the Minds of the Islamic Terrorists Trying to Destroy America:

  • Effectiveness of enhanced interrogation
  • Khalid Sheikh Mohammed’s prediction that America would defeat itself


  • The obligation to jihad
  • Terrorism funding through zakat 


  • Islamic reform


  • Three ways to vet immigrants
  • Social media factor analysis

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With Tom Rogan, Patrick Dunleavy and Kevin Freeman

April 18th, 2017 ·

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

  • New Sheriff 

TOM ROGAN, Columnist for National Review and Opportunity Lives:

  • Trump’s foreign policy reversal
  • U.S. Policy towards Turkey after Erdogan’s latest power grab

PATRICK DUNLEAVY, Former Deputy Inspector General for the New York Department of Corrections:

  • NYPD report on radical Islam purged and how it endangers New Yorkers 

KEVIN FREEMAN, Author of Game Plan: How to Protect Yourself from the Coming Cyber-Economic Attack, Host of Economic War:

  • Trump’s reversal on China’s currency manipulation
  • Countering Beijing’s ‘Unrestricted Warfare’

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With Gordon Chang, Marc Lebuis, Jessie Jane Duff and Claudia Rosett

April 17th, 2017 ·

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

  • Trump’s shift on China
  • Likelihood of U.S. military action against North Korea
  • Military parade in Pyongyang

JESSIE JANE DUFF, Gunnery Sergeant, U.S. Marine Corps (Ret.), Senior Fellow at the London Center for Policy Research:

  • Restoring American credibility
  • MOAB hit in Afghanistan

CLAUDIA ROSETT, Foreign Policy Fellow, Independent Women’s Forum, author of Broadside: What To Do About the UN:

  • Is reforming the U.N. possible?
  • Why China enables North Korea

MARC LEBUIS, Founder and Director of Point de Bascule:

  • Canada’s motion to punish ‘Islamophobic’ speech
  • Illegal immigration in Canada



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With Benjamin Weingarten, Dan Cadman, Leon Aron and Bill Gertz

April 14th, 2017 ·

BENJAMIN WEINGARTEN, Founder and CEO of Change Up Media LLC:

  • Is the administration preparing to oust Assad?
  • The role of the Muslim Brotherhood in Syria

DAN CADMAN, Fellow at the Center for Immigration Studies:

  • Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ actions on sanctuary cities
  • Will the President fulfill his campaign promise to build ‘the wall’?
  • Terror threat from the border

LEON ARON, Resident Scholar and Director of Russian Studies at the American Enterprise Institute:

  • Tillerson’s visit with Vladimir Putin
  • The importance of Radio Free Europe

BILL GERTZ, Senior Editor at the Washington Free Beacon:

  • MOAB bomb dropped on ISIS tunnels in Afghanistan
  • Trump administration policy options for North Korea
  • Would the U.S. act unilaterally against Pyongynag?

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With Shoshana Bryen, Bruce Bechtol, Leo Hohmann and Fred Fleitz 

April 13th, 2017 ·

SHOSHANA BRYEN, Senior Director of the Jewish Policy Center:

  • Assad’s motivations for using chemical weapons
  • Why Russia won’t be leaving Syria any time soon
  • Separating punishment from regime change
  • Upcoming Referendum in Turkey

BRUCE BECHTOL, Member of the Board of Directors of the Council on U.S.-Korea Security Studies, President of the International Council on Korean Studies:

  • President Trump’s North Korea options
  • Sanctions against Iranians aiding Pyongyang’s nuclear program
  • China’s role in deterring Kim Jong Un 

LEO HOHMANN, Author of Stealth Invasion: Muslim Conquest Through Immigration and Resettlement Jihad:

  • Twin Falls, Idaho refugee assault of a five year old girl
  • Minneapolis Ward Six
  • Abdel el-Sayed’s run for Michigan governor

FRED FLEITZ, Former CIA officer, Executive Vice President of Policy and Programs at the Center for Security Policy:

  • CIA’s longest serving operative Hugh Montgomery
  • Shifting U.S.-Russian relations
  • FISA surveillance on Carter Page

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