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Interview 1556 – New World Next Week with James Evan Pilato

[audio mp3="http://www.corbettreport.com/mp3/2020-06-18_James_Evan_Pilato.mp3"][/audio]This week on the New World Next Week: The second wave gets set to explode across the world as things heat up in America and the ChiComs crack down on Beijing; the geopolitical explosions mount as China and India battle on the border and Best Korea blows up a building; and Robert Zimmerman bravely speaks to the New York Times about the events of 57 years ago . . .

Interview 1519 – Daniel McAdams on the Koch-Soros Quincy Institute Interventionists

[audio mp3="http://www.corbettreport.com/mp3/2020-03-04_Daniel_McAdams.mp3"][/audio]Daniel McAdams joins us today to discuss his recent article, The Koch-Soros Quincy Project: A Train Wreck of Neocon and 'Humanitarian' Interventionists. We talk about the Quincy Institute, its supporters, and how they are using phony opposition to keep "anti-war" advocates in service of the US empire's forever war agenda.

Why Iran Is the US’s Go-To Enemy in the Middle East

Reading Time: 17 minutesGary Sick was there when the US-Iran relationship quite literally blew up.He worked on Iran issues as part of the National Security Council staff in the Ford, Carter, and Reagan administrations. During the Carter administration, he was the principal White House aide for Iran during the Iranian Revolution and the ensuing hostage crisis.

Who Is Smedley Butler? – Questions For Corbett #052

[audio mp3="http://www.corbettreport.com/mp3/qfc052.mp3"][/audio]Have you heard of Major General Smedley Butler? If not, you might want to ask yourself why that is. As one of the most highly decorated Marines in the history of the US Marine Corps and as a passionate and eloquent speaker about the racket that is war, Smedley Butler deserves to be a household name.

Culture: In the Trump Era, It Has a Whole New Meaning

Reading Time: &; 1 minute One “highlight” of the recent crisis involving the US and Iran was President Donald Trump’s repeated threats to attack cultural sites in Iran, which would be a brazen violation of the Geneva Conventions and other international laws.

Did Soleimani Kill 600 Americans? – Questions For Corbett #050

[audio mp3="http://www.corbettreport.com/mp3/qfc050.mp3"][/audio]Everyone has heard by now that Soleimani was responsible for 600 American deaths . . . but where does this oddly specific number. Today on "Questions For Corbett," James finds the answer at the bottom of a barrel of neocon lies.

Interview 1506 – Ryan Cristian on the Assassination of Soleimani

[audio mp3="http://www.corbettreport.com/mp3/2020-01-06%20Ryan%20Cristian.mp3"][/audio]Ryan Cristian of The Last American Vagabond joins us to discuss his ongoing coverage of the situation surrounding the events that led to the assassination of Soleimani. What is the context of this event, how are we being lied to, and what does it mean for the future of the middle east?

How Will Iran Respond After US Killing of Top General?

Reading Time: 14 minutesSix months ago, WhoWhatWhy presented a cast of characters that could trigger a war between the US and Iran. Now that Quds Force General Qasem Soleimani has been assassinated in an American drone strike in Baghdad, that list is shorter… but the possibility of another armed conflict in the Middle East is much higher. 

Interview 1474 – James Corbett on Echoes of WWI

[audio mp3="http://www.corbettreport.com/mp3/2019-08-29%20James%20Corbett.mp3"][/audio]During the Open Mind Conference in Copenhagen, Denmark in 2017, the organizers recorded an interview with James Corbett about his presentation, Echoes of WWI: China, the US, and the Next “Great” War. This is that interview.

The Bold New Plan to Stop Wars: A Peace Advocate Makes Her Case

Reading Time: 5 minutesA little over 100 years ago, the major Western powers and 23 other nations signed the Treaty of Versailles, officially ending the “war to end all wars” — an idealistic phrase that within a few years would assume a certain grim irony.

Interview 1460 – Financial Survival in the “Clash of Civilizations”

[audio mp3="http://www.corbettreport.com/mp3/2019-07-11%20Financial%20Survival.mp3"][/audio]James joins Melody for his regular bi-monthly appearance on Financial Survival to discuss the latest incident in the Persian Gulf, the future of the global reserve currency, the clash of civilizations, and how Italy is facing off with the European banksters.

A Reminder of What Is Often Forgotten on Memorial Day

Reading Time: 2 minutesThis Memorial Day marks another year of young Americans serving — and dying — abroad. Regardless of how you feel about the wars they are fighting, or the politicians who got them there, the sacrifice of those who gave life and limb deserve to be remembered.

Interview 1438 – New World Next Week with James Evan Pilato

[audio mp3="http://www.corbettreport.com/mp3/2019-04-11%20James%20Evan%20Pilato.mp3"][/audio]This week on the New World Next Week: No war on Iran! (*without congressional approval); Yes, you are being assigned a secret trustworthiness score; and government allows homeowners to grow vegetables in Florida!

Promobot Down, Vaccine Autism, Okinawa Missiles – New World Next Week

This week on the New World Next Week: 2019 kicks off with an autonomous car killing an autonomous robot; a CDC expert confirms the vaccine/autism link; and the US prepares first-ever Okinawa missile drill.

Interview 1410 – New World Next Week with James Evan Pilato

[audio mp3="http://www.corbettreport.com/mp3/2019-01-10%20James%20Evan%20Pilato.mp3"][/audio]This week on the New World Next Week: 2019 kicks off with an autonomous car killing an autonomous robot; a CDC expert confirms the vaccine/autism link; and the US prepares first-ever Okinawa missile drill.

Episode 350 – History Is Written By The Winners

[audio mp3="https://www.corbettreport.com/mp3/episode350-lq.mp3"][/audio]Who gets to write the history textbooks? Where do the history teachers learn about history? What documents are allowed into the historical record, and what documents are excluded? These are not merely academic questions, they go right to the heart of the question of history itself.

Interview 1405 – Gerry Docherty on the Hidden History of WWI

[audio mp3="http://www.corbettreport.com/mp3/2018-12-12%20Gerry%20Docherty.mp3"][/audio]Gerry Docherty, co-author with Jim MacGregor of Hidden History: The Secret Origins of the First World War, joins us for an in-depth discussion about the real origins of WWI. In this wide-ranging discussion, Docherty reveals the machinations of the Secret Elite that ensnared Europe, and, ultimately, the world, in war.

Interview 1402 – Richard Grove on the Rothschilds and WWI

[audio mp3="http://www.corbettreport.com/mp3/2018-12-03%20Richard%20Grove.mp3"][/audio]Richard Grove of TragedyAndHope.com joins The Corbett Report to discuss his research into the Rothschild dynasty and how it intersects with the story of WWI.td>

Episode 349 – The WWI Conspiracy – Part Three: A New World Order

[audio mp3="https://www.corbettreport.com/mp3/episode349-lq.mp3"][/audio]In the first two parts of this series we have seen how the WWI conspiracy came to be. But more important by far is the question of why it happened. For what purpose was such carnage released upon the world? What did the First World War mean?