06 May HR 1 – Fighting Leftism – The Long Game and George Soros
HR 1 – Fighting Leftism – The Long Game and George Soros; Rush’s Insight into the Twitter Mob; the Caravan(s) and Asylum; Interview with Heritage Foundation’s Peter Brookes re Iran Deal; Interview with Iranian-born Amil Imani
Listen to the first hour of our May 6th show here.
Guest interview – Dr. Peter Brookes, The Heritage Foundation
One of America’s most prominent voices on international affairs, Dr. Peter Brookes helps develop and communicate The Heritage Foundation’s stance on foreign and defense policy through his research and writing, media and public appearances, and congressional testimony.
Currently a foreign affairs columnist for the Boston Herald, he has established a major presence in a range of print and digital media, publishing hundreds of articles and commentaries for numerous newspapers, journals, magazines, and websites.
He also is a force in broadcast and cable media, having logged more than3,000 appearances as a national security and foreign affairs commentator on national, international and local television and radio. Brookes has guest-hosted talk radio programs in major markets, including XM.
On Capitol Hill, Brookes has testified 10 times before six different Senate and House committees, both as a public official and a private citizen.
In 2016, Brookes completed his fifth, two-year term as a congressionally appointed member of the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission, named to the Commission by two different Speakers of the House of Representatives.
Prior to beginning his civilian career, Brookes served in the U.S. navy. He carried out assignments in Asia, the Middle East and Latin America in aviation and intelligence billets. He has more than 100 missions and 1,300 flight hours aboard the Navy’s EP-3 reconnaissance aircraft.
Now a retired naval intelligence officer with the rank of commander, while a reservist, Brookes served with the National Security Agency, Defense Intelligence Agency, Office of Naval Intelligence, the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and the Office of the Vice President.
He holds a doctorate from Georgetown University and a master’s degree from Johns Hopkins University. He received his bachelor’s degree from the U.S. Naval Academy, appointed to Annapolis by the late Congressman Jack Kemp (R-NY).
Links to articles reviewed in preparation for the May 6th show:
LEFTISM war on America in front of our eyes
The Caravan at the Border
Peter Brookes – Iran Nuclear program
CRUISE through the news
Schools & education
Battle Over Books (George)