Friday, May 25, 2018

The Scott Horton Show

The Scott Horton Show - Libertarian foreign policy, mostly

10/13/17 Robert Freeman reviews Ken Burns’s Vietnam War

Robert Freeman joins Scott to discuss his article "Why the US Lost the Vietnam War." Freeman outlines the history of U.S. intervention in Vietnam...

7/27/17 Elijah Magnier on the U.S. abusing the Sykes-Picot Agreement in Syria

Veteran war correspondent Elijah Magnier joins Scott to discuss his recent article, "First 'Islamic State' and then the US breaches Sykes-Picot with one objective:...

8/16/17 Andrew Bacevich on Trump's eventual Afghanistan decision

Andrew Bacevich, author of "America's War for the Greater Middle East: A Military History" joins Scott to discuss his article for The American Conservative...

11/6/17 Elijah Magnier on the mayhem in Lebanon and Saudi Arabia

Middle East correspondent Elijah Magnier returns to the show to discuss the latest turmoil in the Middle East and his recent article "ISIS into...

1/26/18 Peter Lee on how Douglas MacArthur conspired to start a war with China

Peter Lee, aka @chinahand, returns to the show to discuss his new documentary General Douglas MacArthur's Conspiracy To Start A War With China. Lee describes...

11/13/17 Alfred McCoy on Opium production in Afghanistan

Professor and author Alfred McCoy joins Scott to discuss his latest article "Washington's Drug of Choice in the War on Terror." McCoy describes how...

9/13/17 Tim Shorrock on the failed diplomacy between North Korea and the United States

Tim Shorrock, author of Spies For Hire, returns to the show to discuss his latest articles for The Nation "Diplomacy With North Korea Has...

9/8/17 Andrew Cockburn on Saudi Arabia's role in 9/11

Washington editor of Harper's Magazine, Andrew Cockburn, returns to the show to discuss his latest article, "Crime and Punishment: Will the 9/11 Case Finally...

2/6/18 Elijah Magnier on Iran's waning influence in Iraq

Veteran war correspondent Elijah Magnier returns to the show to discuss his latest article, "Iran is Losing Influence in Iraq: Is Qassem Soleimani the...

2/6/18 Elijah Magnier on Iran’s waning influence in Iraq

Veteran war correspondent Elijah Magnier returns to the show to discuss his latest article, "Iran is Losing Influence in Iraq: Is Qassem Soleimani the...