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Bill Whittle Now

Military Riot Control: Does Insurrection Act Allow Trump to ‘Send in the Troops’?

UPDATE: New York Times editorial page editor James Bennet resigned over the weekend, after we recorded this episode of Bill Whittle Now with Scott Ott. Arkansas Sen. Tom Cotton’s New York Times op-ed advocating use of U.S. military, under the Insurrection Act, to deal with rioting among the George Floyd protests, sparked protest from the […]

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Bill Whittle Now

Unwinnable: Do Afghanistan Papers Prove Officials Lied to Keep War Going?

The Washington Post publishes documents released through a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request about the U.S. war in Afghanistan, claiming they show that U.S. officials promoted a rosy view of progress, when behind the scenes they knew the war was unwinnable.

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The Stratosphere Lounge

The Stratosphere Lounge Episode 227

Recorded live before a global audience on 8/8/19.

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Bill Whittle Now

After Four Decades of Coddling, Is It Time for War with Iran?

It’s been 10 years to the day since peaceful protestor Neda Agha-Soltan fell to a sniper’s bullet from an Iranian regime rifle, and four decades since Iranian Islamists took 52 Americans hostage for 444 days, effectively declaring war on the United States. The Islamic Republic of Iran has foiled efforts of multiple U.S. presidents to […]

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Right Angle

“The Shadow War” Against the USA: Russia Active on Land, Sea, Space & Cyber

A new book by CNN national security reporter Jim Sciutto chronicles “The Shadow War” conducted by Russia against the USA. Active on land, and sea, in space and cyber, Vladimir Putin is already on a war-footing toward the United States. Will President Trump and the American public understand the roots of Russian hostility in time to save both countries?

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Firewall

THE HUMAN LANDSCAPE: The Unexpected Power Behind the U.S. Military

Land. Sea. Air. Space. Cyber. These are the battlefields of the future; a warfighting style called Multi-Domain Operations. Above all of that lies the human landscape, and Firewall host Bill Whittle shares first-hand experiences of why the United States owns the highest of high grounds

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Right Angle

RIGHT ANGLE: A TRANSGENDERED US MILITARY

The Transgendered population is not only fighting for bathroom access; they are also fighting for the country. Scott, Steve and Bill weigh the pros and cons

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Firewall What We Believe

What We Believe, Part 7: American Exceptionalism

In the final installment of the What We Believe series, Bill looks at how America is indeed exceptional — a once-in-history success militarily, economically, scientifically and culturally.