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  • Daniel Ellsberg

    Daniel Ellsberg

    Daniel Ellsberg is an activist and former United States military analyst who is most well known for his studies on what is known as the Ellsberg paradox as well as his involvement with the Pentagon Papers. In 1967 Ellsberg worked on the top secret McNamara study of U.S. decision-making in…

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  • The Reagan Void And 2016

    We all have to suspect that neither Truman nor Ike would have let the Castro brothers write their own ticket as President Obama did Wednesday. We know with certainty that neither JFK, LBJ, RN, Ford, Carter, Reagan, either Bush nor Bill Clinton would have done what President Obama did vis-a-vis…

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  • Ambassador John Bolton On Cuba and 2016

    Former U.N. Ambassador John Bolton joined me today to discuss the president's moves on Cuba and his plans for 2016: Audio: 12-17hhs-bolton Transcript: HH: On a day of huge news, I am in Hawaii at AM690, the Answer, but I'm joined from New York by former United Nations Ambassador John…

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  • Gun Control and the Sydney Siege

    Advocates of strict gun control often point to nations like Australia as examples of enlightened policy toward firearms. But all of the regulation didn't prevent a violent criminal with multiple charges against him—and with known sympathies to Islamic terrorists—from using a shotgun to hold a score of hostages in a…

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  • The Right Answer on How We’re Different

    Brian Williams, the anchorman of NBC news, confronted former CIA director Michael Hayden on the day the Senate released its report on enhanced interrogation techniques. “How are we better than our enemies, morally, in light of what we all read about today?” the TV journalist demanded. General Hayden gave a…

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  • Ohio Governor John Kasich on 2016

    Ohio's ebullient Governor John Kasich joined me to start today's show. Audio: 12-16hhs-kasich Transcript: HH: I'm pleased to welcome back to the program the governor of the Buckeye State, Governor John Kasich. Governor, Merry Christmas to you. JK: Merry Christmas to you, Hugh. HH: You snuck in and out of…

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