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The tag 'Ford-Gerald' is associated with 22 posts.

FTR #501 Norbert Schlei and the Strange Case of the “57’s”

Norbert Schlei, former assistant attorney general under JFK, attempted to redeem Japanese government bonds issued against the M-Fund, a slush fund from Japanese loot from WWII.


FTR #490 3rd Interview with Robert Parry

Recorded December 12, 2004REALAUDIOContinuing our discussion with ground-breaking journalist Robert Parry, this broadcast begins with the apparent suicide of investigative journalist Gary Webb, whose career was destroyed after he authored an investigation of the CIA’s complicity in the Contra/cocaine connection. Parry eulogizes Gary Webb and discusses the mainstream press’s shameful treatment of Gary and his […]


FTR #489 2nd Interview with Robert Parry

Illegal and treasonous GOP gambits during election years; politicization of intelligence since George H. W. Bush’s tenure as CIA director.


FTR #486 Looking Back at the Kennedy Assassination

Recorded November 21, 2004 REALAUDIO In observance of the 41st anniversary of President Kennedy’s assassination, this program notes that it is primarily the media that perpetuate the preposterous fiction of Lee Harvey Oswald the “lone nut” assassin. The Warren Report (issued forty years ago) was constructed primarily to save the U.S. from severe political embarrassment. […]


FTR #471 Death Trap

Recorded August 1, 2004REALAUDIODeveloping a line of inquiry presented in past programs, this broadcast examines the Bush administration’s policies in the war on terror. Specifically, this program highlights the possibility that the Bush forces are deliberately trying to lose the war, as a device for eliminating American democracy. It is Mr. Emory’s view that this […]


FTR #470 Democracy Imperiled

Electronic voting, and other grave threats to what remains of American democracy.


FTR #461 Update on 9/11 and Related Matters

Carlyle Group discussion of the Saudi Binladen Group’s continued funding of Al Qaeda.


FTR #451 Petals from the Golden Lily

Recorded March 21, 2004 Listen: MP3 Side 1 | Side 2 RealAudio Pursuing the subject of the fabulous amount of wealth stolen by the Japanese during World War II under Golden Lily (the formal name of the Japanese looting program), this broadcast supplements discussion presented in other ‘For The Record’ programs. Having secreted over $100-billion […]


FTR #445 The Bush Family & the Intelligence Community

Kevin Phillips’ book ‘American Dynasty.’


FTR #420 The Destabilization of California Pt. 2

The Bush administration and the California Republican establishment in effecting California’s “energy crisis” of 2000-2001.