HR 2 – Cruise through the News

HR 2 – Cruise through the News

HR 2 – Cruise through the News; Interview with Foreign Policy Fellow Claudia Rosett of IWF re North Korea


Listen to the second hour of our June 3rd show here.


Guest interview – Claudia Rosett, Foreign Policy Fellow, Independent Women’s Forum

Claudia Rosett is an award-winning journalist who has reported over the past three decades from Asia, the former Soviet Union, Latin America and the Middle East. She is widely credited with groundbreaking reporting on the United Nations and its dealings with despotic regimes.

Ms. Rosett is a Foreign Policy Fellow with the Independent Women’s Forum. She writes a column on foreign affairs, “Freedom’s Edge,” for, and has contributed to numerous publications including The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Weekly Standard and The Journal of International Security Affairs. She makes frequent appearances on TV and radio, and has appeared before six U.S. Senate and House Committees and Subcommittees to testify on such topics as U.N. corruption, and the Iran-North Korea strategic alliance. She blogs at The Rosett Report, on From 1984-2002 Ms. Rosett was a staff writer at The Wall Street Journal, serving as a member of the Editorial Board in New York (1997-2002); reporter, promoted to bureau chief, in Moscow (1993-96); editorial-page editor of The Asian Wall Street Journal in Hong Kong (1986-93); and book review editor in New York (1984-86). From 2003-Jan., 2016 she was affiliated as journalist-in-residence with the Foundation for Defense of Democracies.

Ms. Rosett is a winner of the Journalism Leadership Eagle Award of the New York Respect for Law Alliance (2013); and the Eric Breindel Award (2005) and Mightier Pen Award (2005) for her reporting on corruption under the United Nations Oil-for-Food program. For her on-site coverage of China’s 1989 Tiananmen Square uprising, Ms. Rosett won an Overseas Press Club Citation for Excellence. She holds a B.A. from Yale University, an M.A. in English from Columbia University, an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago’s Graduate School of Business.

Links to articles reviewed in preparation for the June 3rd show:

Fred Fleitz – A mafia-like smear


The Smearing of Fred Fleitz

Obama Allies Scheme to Kneecap Trump’s New National Security Team


Trump team letter

The Trump Lawyers’ Confidential Memo to Mueller, Explained (NYT)

The Trump Legal Team’s Letter to Mueller


Gowdy & Rubio 

Trey Gowdy: FBI’s Use of Informant for Trump Campaign Was AppropriateSenator Rubio Says FBO was Spying on Individuals, Not a Campaign


Dinesh Pardoned

WaPo = ANOTHER show of disrespect for the Justice System

WND: D’Souza Case Exposes Startling Double Standard


Cruise through the news 

CA Primary, Sbux, Bobby Kennedy

Carr: Let’s Not Polish Saint Bobby Kennedy’s halo yet

Portland Bakery Fires two employees for refusing service to a black customer after closing time

Starbucks Baristas Reflect on the Company’s Anti-Cop propaganda Disguised as Anti-Bias training

California Primary: Ten US House Districts to Watch on Tuesday


Claudia Rosett & North Korea

Only Freedom Can Disarm Kim


Bee vs Barr

Roseanne Gets Kicked Outta Town For Her Slur, While Samantha Bee Gets Awards