Season 7

S7 Ep5: Philby, Angleton and JFK
September 24, 2022x
5
00:49:10

S7 Ep5: Philby, Angleton and JFK

On today's podcast, I am joined by Dr Anthony Wells, and we discuss his latest book, “Crossroads in Time: Philby & Angleton A Story of Treachery”, which looks at the relationship between Kim Philby and James Jesus Angleton. The book also takes a look at if Angleton, whilst at the CIA, could hav...

S7 Ep4: Western Foreign Fighters and the Yazidi Genocide
September 03, 2022x
4
01:01:31

S7 Ep4: Western Foreign Fighters and the Yazidi Genocide

On today's podcast, Liam Duffy from the Counter Extremism Project. In this episode, we discuss Liam’s report on Western Foreign Fighters and the Yazidi Genocide. You can read Liam’s report here: https://www.counterextremism.com/press/cep-report-launch-western-foreign-fighters-and-yazidi-genocide...

S7 Ep3: Heat 2 with Meg Gardiner
August 09, 2022x
3
00:40:19

S7 Ep3: Heat 2 with Meg Gardiner

On our 100th podcast, we are joined by best-selling novelist Meg Gardiner, and we discuss “Heat 2”, which she co-authored with legendary film director Michael Mann. Heat 2 is available here: https://www.harpercollins.com/products/heat-2-michael-mannmeg-gardiner?variant=40050976129058 You can ...

S7 Ep2: The Wayward Assassin with former CIA analyst Susan Ouellette
July 29, 2022x
2
01:00:20

S7 Ep2: The Wayward Assassin with former CIA analyst Susan Ouellette

We are joined by former CIA analyst Susan Ouellette on today's podcast. We discuss her novel “The Wayward Assassin”, and we talk about how the Chechen war influenced her book. You can find out more about Susan at her website below: https://www.susanouellette.com/ Music on this podcast is pr...

S7 Ep1: Spy Game with Michael Frost Beckner
July 15, 2022x
1
01:29:48

S7 Ep1: Spy Game with Michael Frost Beckner

On today's podcast, we are joined by Michael Frost Beckner. Michael was the writer of my favourite spy film “Spy Game”. He joins us to discuss the making of that film and we also look at his TV show “The Agency” which was the first TV show to get access to the CIA headquarters and it had direct ass...