Spitfire List Web site and blog of anti-fascist researcher and radio personality Dave Emory.
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.