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Your owner's manual for your most important possession: Your freedom

Secure Freedom Radio Podcast Secure Freedom Radio with Frank Gaffney

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Your owner's manual for your most important possession: Your freedom

    With Stephen Young, Stephen Soukup and Jeff Nyquist

    With Stephen Young, Stephen Soukup and Jeff Nyquist

    STEPHEN YOUNG, Global Executive Director, Caux Round Table for Moral Capitalism, Author, "Moral Capitalism" and "The Road to Moral Capitalism," former Assistant Dean, Harvard Law School, former Deputy District Advisor, Civil Operations and Revolutionary Development Support (CORDS):
    Part 1: 
    Will the Afghan government and the Taliban reach an agreement after U.S. troop withdraw?
    Stephen Young argues that the complete withdrawal of all U.S. troops and assets from Afghanistan may be viewed as a surrender
    Lessons from the Vietnam War and how they can help to better inform a U.S. troop withdrawal from Afghanistan
    Part 2:
    Young talks about his involvement in the CORDS program in South Vietnam and how a similar counterinsurgency strategy should be tried at greater length in Afghanistan
    America's adversaries are becoming more emboldened each passing day
    STEPHEN SOUKUP, Author, "The Dictatorship of Woke Capital: How Political Correctness Captured Big Business," Vice President and Publisher, The Political Forum, Fellow, Culture of Life Foundation, @ThePolForum
    Stephen Soukup talks about how attacks against Georgia's state legislature have only intensified since 2016
    Feuding within the Securities and Exchange Commission over what impact Environmental, Social Justice and Corporate Governance should have on Corporate America
    Soukup argues that every successful business will take their stakeholders into account
    JEFF NYQUIST, Writer, Epoch Times, Author, “Origins of the Fourth World War and The New Tactics of Global War” and "The Fool and His Enemy," JRNyquist.blog, @JRNyquist
    Microsoft's recent announcement to alter of their terms and conditions and what it means for you
    Are Russia and China Igniting a Third World War? - China and Russia signed an agreement to combine their anti-ballistic missile capabilities
    Jeff Nyquist talks about Russian and Chinese naval movements in the Arctic

    With Alexis Mrachek, Sam Faddis, Bill Walton and Lawrence Peck

    With Alexis Mrachek, Sam Faddis, Bill Walton and Lawrence Peck

    ALEX MRACHEK, Research Associate for Russia and Eurasia, Douglas and Sarah Allison Center for Foreign Policy, The Heritage Foundation, former Staff Assistant, Rumsfeld Foundation, @AlexisMrachek
    The Life of Jailed Russian Dissident Alexei Navalny Is in Peril. US Must Act to Save Him.
    Alex Mrachek argues that the U.S. could explore sanctioning the authorities in charge of the Penal Colony where Navalny is being held prisoner
    SAM FADDIS, former Clandestine Operations Officer, CIA, former Congressional Candidate, Editor, ANDMagazine.com, Author, "Beyond Repair: The Decline and Fall of the CIA," @RealSamFaddis
    Putin Senses An Opening
    China: Finish The Job In The South China Seas
    Sam Faddis argues that many senior Biden officials are returning to the government after working for various pro-Chinese think tanks and academic institutions
    BILL WALTON, Managing Partner, Rappahannock Ventures, Chairman, Rush River Entertainment, former Leader, Donald Trump Transition Team, Host, The Bill Walton Show, Senior Fellow, Discovery Institute's Center on Wealth, Poverty and Morality, @billwaltonshow
    Bill Walton argues that the "We Mean Business" coalition's pledge reduce carbon admissions by 50% will mean the, "suicide of the West"
    China, India and Brazil, some of the world's largest polluters, will not attend the President Biden’s Earth Day Climate Summit
    Why did President Biden walk back his stance about the situation at the U.S. southern border?
    LAWRENCE PECK, Advisor, North Korean Freedom Coalition and "One Korea Network," Representative, KOREA CPAC:
    Lawrence Peck argues that South Korean President Moon Jae-In gave in to North Korea's demands to ban the ferrying of information from the South to the North in order to appease the Kim regime
    Moon's previous supporters may be slipping away. Why?

    With Reggie Littlejohn, Fred Fleitz, Rep. Tom McClintock and Jenny Beth Martin

    With Reggie Littlejohn, Fred Fleitz, Rep. Tom McClintock and Jenny Beth Martin

    REGGIE LITTLEJOHN, Founder and President, Women's Rights Without Frontiers, @reggielittlejhn
    The Chinese Communist Party is the "anaconda in the chandelier"
    Stop the 'Genocide Games' 
    While China was banning domestic flights in and out of Wuhan, the Chinese government pressured foreign governments not to impose a travel ban on China
    FRED FLEITZ, President and CEO, Center for Security Policy, former Analyst, Central Intelligence Agency, former Chief of Staff for Amb. John Bolton, State Department, Author, "The Coming North Korean Nuclear Nightmare," @FredFleitz
    Congress Resumes the Intelligence Threat Briefing Circus - The US Senate Intelligence Committee has never been more political than it is now
    Fred Fleitz argues that the US intel committee was right to identify China as a mounting threat - less so for climate change
    Fleitz: Administration policies are being parroted by intelligence officials
    REP. TOM MCCLINTOCK, Representative, CA-04, Member, US House Judicary Committee, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship, @RepMcClintock
    Rep. Tom McClintock recaps his recent trip to survey the US southern border
    According to Gallup, 42 million individuals from Latin American countries want to migrate to the US
    JENNY BETH MARTIN, Co-Founder, Tea Party Patriots, Author, “Tea Party Patriots: The Second American Revolution,” @jennybethm 
    Jenny Beth Martin: The people in the opposition say they want to protect the right to vote - that couldn't be further from the truth
    Martin argues that the new Georgia state election laws, "make it easier to vote and harder to cheat"
    MLB's Decision Has to Do with Woke Virtues Signaling, Not Voting Rights

    With Kevin Freeman, John Fonte, John Rossomando and Jessica Anderson

    With Kevin Freeman, John Fonte, John Rossomando and Jessica Anderson

    KEVIN FREEMAN, Senior Fellow, Center for Security Policy, Author, “Game Plan: How to Protect Yourself from the Coming Cyber-Economic Attack" and “Secret Weapon: How Economic Terrorism Brought Down the U.S. Stock Market and Why It Can Happen Again,” Founder, Globaleconomiwarfare.com, @SecretWeaponUSA
    Kevin Freeman talks about Liberty University's Equity for Africa summit - Providing free market alternatives to China's One Belt, One Road initiative 
    Liberty, Security and Values (LSV) as a counter to Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance (ESG)
    Why is BlackRock Capital's CEO Larry Fink buying up middle class homes throughout the US? 
    JOHN FONTE, Senior Fellow and Director, Center for American Common Culture, The Hudson Institute, Author, "Sovereignty or Submission: Will Americans Rule Themselves or be Ruled by Others?," Co-Editor, "Education for America’s Role in World Affairs," @FonteJohn
    John Fonte: Through our system of government, sovereignty resides with the people
    What does global governance mean for the future of US sovereignty?
    The International Criminal Court is now able to gather evidence to charge US troops with war crimes
    JOHN ROSSOMANDO, Senior Analyst, Defense Policy at the Center for Security Policy, former Senior Analyst, Counterterrorism at The Investigative Project on Terrorism, former Senior Managing Editor, The Bulletin, @JohnRossomando
    The Biden administration is planning for a flat defense budget this year
    John Rossomando: Keeping our enemies at bay is a second priority for the Biden administration
    Rossomando argues that the US needs to position its battlegrounds in the Taiwan Straits to counter Chinese aggression 
    JESSICA ANDERSON, Executive Director, Heritage Action for America, former Associate Director, Intergovernmental Affairs and Strategic Initiatives, Office of Management and Budget, @JessAnderson2
    Jessica Anderson: Georgia's new election law makes it easier to vote and harder to cheat
    Many are not certain how the For the People Act will eventually turn out, however, check out: saveourelections.com for updates

    With Victoria Coates, James Carafano, Gordon Chang and Kyle Shideler

    With Victoria Coates, James Carafano, Gordon Chang and Kyle Shideler

    VICTORIA COATES, Senior Fellow, Center for Security Policy, President, USAGM's Middle East Broadcasting Networks, Inc., former Deputy Assistant to the President and Deputy National Security Advisor for Middle Eastern and North African Affairs, National Security Council, Author, "David’s Sling: A History of Democracy in Ten Works of Art," @VictoriaCoates
    Victoria Coates: When the Mullahs get money, they invest it in the Revolutionary Guard, not the country 
    Coates on President Joe Biden's recent troop withdrawal announcement: An ill-convened plan that follows and artificial timeline
    JAMES JAY CARAFANO, Vice President, Davis Institute for National Security and Foreign Policy, The Heritage Foundation, Author, "Brutal War," @JJCarafano
    In practice, the Biden administration succeeds when they follow in the previous administration’s footsteps
    James Carafano: Foreign policy appears to be viewed as a "chore" for the domestically-focused Biden administration
    The illegal migrant population in the US may increase by 1-2 million by the end of the year
    GORDON CHANG, Contributor, Gatestone Institute, Newsweek, Author, “The Coming Collapse of China,” “Nuclear Showdown: North Korea Takes the World, "Losing South Korea," and "The Great US-China Tech War," @Gordongchang
    Daily Chinese incursions into Taiwan's Air Defense Identification Zone continue to be a pressing issue
    Iran and China have announced strategic agreements in the past, why is this one different?
    Gordon Chang's reaction to the mayoral elections in Seoul and Busan, South Korea
    KYLE SHIDELER, Director and Senior Analyst for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism, Center for Security Policy, Author, "Unmasking Antifa: Five Perspectives on a Growing Threat," @ShidelerK
    The former Brooklyn Center Chief of Police was berated by the media for calling the violent demonstrations in Minneapolis a "riot" 
    Kyle Shideler: A pattern is emerging following police-involved shootings
    Shideler argues that when you take on Antifa, you are also combating an extensive network of lawyers, bail funds, etc.

    With Rick Green, Col. John Mills, Douglas Feith and David Wurmser

    With Rick Green, Col. John Mills, Douglas Feith and David Wurmser

    RICK GREEN, Constitution Coach, Patriot Academy, former Texas State Representative, President, Authentic American History Productions, LLC, @RickGreenTX
    Rick Green argues that the Constitution needs to be amended so that way - delete states are in control of their own election laws
    What did President Biden mean when he said, "No amendment is absolute?”
    COL (RET) JOHN MILLS, Former Director, Cybersecurity Policy, Strategy, and International Affairs, Office of the Secretary of Defense:
    The National Election Integrity Association’s voter integrity findings in Virginia
    Col. John Mills: Iran is essentially a proxy for China - this is not "just Iran"
    DOUGLAS FEITH, former US Undersecretary of Defense for Policy, Author, "War and Decision," Senior Fellow, Hudson Institute:
    By providing a strong and reliable nuclear umbrella, Feith argues, the US was able to prevent its allies from pursuing their own nuclear weapons programs
    Feith: The Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty was one of the only successful arms control treaties because the US and the Soviets had shared interests
    DAVID WURMSER, Director, Center for Security Policy’s Program on Global Anti-Semitism, former Middle East Advisor to Vice President Dick Cheney, retired, US Navy Reserves Lieutenant Commander:
    David Wurmser: The Iranians are emboldened now more than ever - as of a month ago, they were scared of the US. What changed?
    Wursmer argues that the Israelis are coming to terms with the fact that they are on their own
    For Iran, escalation of conflict can serve a diplomatic purpose

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
208 Ratings

208 Ratings

mikemtgy ,

An absolute must listen

In depth reporting and analyses vital to understanding America’s place in the world and how to keep it free. Outstanding guests with great perspectives.

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Right on!

Most informative podcast I’ve ever found. I think this should be required listening for any patriot. Frank’s an expert and his guests are excellent.

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I’ve been listening for years Frank! Folks, this is the best way to keep up with intelligence and military matters around the US and around the world. God bless you and the work y’all do!

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