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TOR Radio: Sibel Edmonds and Pearse Redmond on NEWSBUD

TOR Radio &; Sibel Edmonds, Pearse Redmond, and Guillermo Jimenez discuss the forthcoming, 100-percent reader-supported, media venture Newsbud. Also: the curious case of Michael Scheuer and his marriage to the CIA's "Queen of Torture" Alfreda Frances Bikowsky, and why it matters.

RadioWHO: El Chapo Escape “Conspiracy Theories”

RadioWHO &; "If you think you know what’s going on in Mexico, you’re misinformed." With questions mounting over the prison escape of Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán, and the Mexican government’s credibility at an all-time low, speculative theories have flooded the internet, from the believable to the ... not so much.

Narconoia Podcast: Mexico’s Narco-Insurgency, Cartel Jalisco Nueva Generacion

Narconoia Podcast &; In the past three months, Jalisco's "New Generation" cartel has conducted well-coordinated attacks against Mexican authorities, culminating with a large-scale offensive and helicopter shootdown on May 1. But how did this organization suddenly become so dangerous and powerful?

RadioWHO: Shawn Carrie on Baltimore’s Civil Unrest and the Violation of Civil Liberties

RadioWHO &; Shawn Carrie, a journalist based in New York, shares his story of covering the Baltimore riots and being shot in the head by a police pepperball and then arrested and held without charge. Carrie recounts how Baltimore police were quick to remind him that under a State of Emergency your rights "go out the window."

RadioWHO: Rebecca Gordon on America’s Longest-Running War

RadioWHO &; Rebecca Gordon joins Guillermo to discuss her TomDispatch article: “Can You Say 'Blowback' in Spanish? The Failed War on Drugs in Mexico and the United States.” Given the money at stake, and the cyclical nature of “policy failures,” can this truly be called “blowback,” or is something more?

Narconoia Podcast 1: Peña Nieto’s “Captured Without a Shot Fired” Narco-Theater

Narconoia Podcast &; Peña Nieto's "Captured Without a Shot Fired" Narco-Theater: As Mexico's government proclaims that the country is "open for business," courting investors, tourists, and foreign diplomats, narco-violence continues to escalate. What about all of those druglords they've caught?

Diego Quemada-Díez on the American Dream’s “Golden Cage”

RadioWHO &; Diego Quemada-Díez joins Guillermo to discuss his award-winning film "La Jaula De Oro," coming to US audiences in the summer of 2015 on HBO as "The Golden Dream." The film raises powerful and timely issues dealing with US immigration and drug policy, as well as political interventions in Latin America.

RadioWHO Podcast: CIA Crack Kingpin Freeway Rick Ross

RadioWHO &; "Freeway" Rick Ross joins Guillermo Jimenez on the RadioWHO podcast to discuss life before, during, and after the CIA drug game. Rick talks openly about growing up in poverty, struggles with illiteracy, and what led him down the path to become a $3 million-a-day Los Angeles crack dealer with hidden CIA support.

RadioWHO Podcast: Hollywood’s Most Unique Agent

RadioWHO &; Paul Alan Smith joins us to discuss why he left a lucrative job at one of Hollywood’s most influential agencies to found his own company, and shares his perspectives on the way Hollywood shapes American culture, the media's role in "democracy," and the establishment's last word on Hollywood productions.

TOR Radio: Mexico’s Murderous Narco State

TOR Radio &; Guillermo Jimenez and Danny Benavides discuss the abduction and murder of blogger and citizen journlaist "Felina" , the massacre in Tlatlaya, and the forced disappearance of the 43 student teachers from the Ayotzinapa normalista school near Iguala, Guerrero.

Beard World Order: Episode 05 – The ISIS Conspiracy

BWO Podcast &; Guillermo Jimenez, James Corbett, and Peter B. Collins celebrate the annual unveiling of America's new enemy. This year, the distinction goes to the evildoers in the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria. Or is it the Khorasan group? What happened to Al-Qaeda? Ebola? Who knows...

Sibel Edmonds Speaks Truth Through Fiction in ‘The Lone Gladio’

TOR Radio &; Sibel Edmonds discuss her new book, a novel, called The Lone Gladio. Sibel explains why she chose a "fictional drama" as the vehicle to tell this story, the inspiration for the various interesting characters, and many of the book's larger themes: Operation Gladio, black ops, government corruption, and the Deep State.

Masterminds Behind ISIS Mexican Cartel Grid Jihad Revealed! (or Why the Media Thinks You’re Stupid)

TOR Radio .2 &; Guillermo and Danny illustrate how a product of government propaganda — that serves to further legitimize the "war on terror," justify another war, and accept a greater loss of liberty — nevertheless found willing mouthpieces among some of the larger "alternative media" outlets.

Hector Cubillos on the Truth about Laredo’s Killer Cops

TOR Radio .1 &; Hector Cubillos joins Guillermo and Danny to discuss the police killing of Jose Walter Garza that took place on August 30, in Laredo, Texas. Hector has now interviewed two witnesses that confirm police are lying about what actually took place in the moments before they killed Garza.

Beard World Order: Episode 04 – World War 3

BWO Podcast &; Guillermo Jimenez, James Corbett, and Pearse Redmond consider the possibility of World War III. Could it happen? What would it look like? Has it already begun? As military tensions mount around the globe, and the "New Cold War" begins to heat up, is there an end game in sight?

TOR Radio: USAID Hijinks in Cuba, ISIS, and Gaza

TOR Radio &; Guillermo Jimenez and Danny Benavides breakdown news stories from the previous week, including: USAID/CIA up to their old tricks in Cuba, ISIS Takes Narco-Style Propaganda to the Next Level, and Rand Paul Loves Israel More Than You.

TOR Radio: Immigration, Prohibition, and State-Sanctioned Murder

TOR Radio &; Guillermo Jimenez and Danny Benavides revisit the immigration debate and review other recent news stories involving state violence, including the cases of Eric Garner and Joseph Wood. Also, Danny breaks down the latest on narconoia and the drug-war madness along the southern US border.

TOR Radio: Imagined Lines Frame Immigration Crisis

TOR Radio &; Guillermo Jimenez and Danny Benavides take a look at the root causes of the escalating "humanitarian crisis" unfolding in Central America and along the US-Mexico border. Also, a first-hand account of how prohibitions on drugs and migration have negatively impacted the southern US border over the years.

Beard World Order: Episode 03 – Bilderberg and Secret Societies

BWO Podcast &; James Corbett, Guillermo Jimenez, and Dan Dicks take on secret societies and other gatherings of the world's elite. Has the Bilderberg Group's influence waned over the years? How has it adapted to the information age? What would secret societies look like in a free (stateless) society?

TOR Radio: Boston Bombing Revisited, Ibragim Todashev’s Killer Revealed

TOR Radio &; Russ Baker joins us to discuss recent developments in the case of Ibragim Todashev, shot and killed in his Florida home during an interrogation by police and FBI. The FBI agent who pulled the trigger on Todashev has been identified, and we break down it means within the larger questions surrounding the Boston Marathon Bombing.

TOR Radio: Zero Dark Snowden, FCC Neutrality, and Legal Pot vs. Cartels

TOR Radio &; Anonymous protests Glenn Greenwald's No Place to Hide Book Tour; Greenwald signs deal with Sony, producers (and defenders) of Zero Dark Thirty to oversee Snowden: The Motion Picture; the FCC rules on net neutrality; ongoing crisis in Michoacan; and the legal pot market in Colorado and Uruguay vs. drug cartels.

TOR Radio: Andalusia Knoll on #EPNvsInternet

TOR Radio &; Andalusia Knoll joins us to discuss Mexico's telecom "reform," the broad surveillance and censorship authority that it proposes, the potential for such data to end up in the hands of drug cartels, and the civil resistance movement birthed by social media that led to street action across the country.

TOR Radio: Jack Blood on Life, Death, and Taxes

TOR Radio &; Jack Blood joins us to discuss his roots in the radio business, the evolution of alternative media, the music industry, occult symbolism in pop culture, Ron Paul, the benefits of localization and "voting with your dollars," the income tax, and much more.

TOR Radio: Lipstick on Pigs – The Thug Blue Line at Home and Abroad

TOR Radio &; Justice Department cites "excessive force" in Albuquerque PD -- justice for James Boyd and other victims, or another empty political gesture? LA pigs shoot and kill a man asking for help; the latest news in narconoia, autodefensa movement in Mexico, heartbleed exploit, and much more.