Jim Hanson is today’s special guest host. First, Victor Sperandeo, author of “Trader Vic: Methods of a Wall Street Master,” discusses the state of the economy. Finally, David Bellavia, author of “House to House” and former Staff Sergeant in the US Army, discusses the price of oil as well as the failures of the Obama Administration in ensuring America’s national security.
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Today on Frank Gaffney’s Secure Freedom Radio, Frank talks about the controversial cuts to the military planned by Secretary Gates. Then JD Gordon, former military spokesman for Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld checks in to speak about his former portfolio which included explaining Guantanamo Bay. He will discuss the coming military tribunal of an incarcerated terrorist, which is the first for this administration. Also on the show is David Bellavia, a combat veteran, and writer who will speak about the threats to the US electrical grid, and what that means to you. Then the show finished up with series regular Andrew McCarthy who will speak about the current mosque controversies in New York and North Virginia. How is the State Department reacting to these issues? McCarthy weighs in, and it may shock you.
On today’s program, Jim Hanson sits in for Frank. Jim addresses the Administration’s lack of a Grand Strategy for dealing with militant Islam and provides his solutions to the security issues created by these clashing cultures. Next, Jim talks with documentary film maker J.D. Johannes of outsidethewire.com who just returned from Afghanistan and will be discussing his experience. Later, Jim visits with David Bellavia an Iraq combat veteran and author of House to House about the battle of Fallujah, about the classified intelligence documents posted on WikiLeaks and his take on the damage this has done to US efforts to gain trust of the local populous. Finally, Jim talks with Noah Pollack, Executive Director of the Emergency Committee for Israel. Noah gives a brief overview of his organization and its efforts to combat the immediate threats to Israel in the American political debate in the midst of the midterm elections.