December 30, 2017

Gun Control 2.6

The sixth and final episode of our series on gun control and gun violence  continues our look at the United States. We explore the history of […]
December 24, 2017

Gun Control 2.5

The fifth episode of our series on gun control and gun violence  continues our look at the United States. We explore the history of the Second […]
December 15, 2017

Gun Control 2.4

The fourth episode of our series on gun control and gun violence  begins our look at the United States. Was the Wild West as violent as […]
November 17, 2017

Gun Control 2.3

The third episode of our series on gun control and gun violence looks at the UK and Canadian experiences. They both had a significant mass shooting […]
November 10, 2017

Gun Control 2.2

The second episode of our series on gun control and gun violence, finishing up our chat about the Aussie experience. Did the gun restrictions put into […]
November 3, 2017

Gun Control 2.1

The first episode of our series on gun control and gun violence in four countries – Australia, UK, Canada and USA. We’ll explore the history of […]
November 3, 2017

Series 2 Promo – Gun Control

Today we start our second series on The Bullshit Filter with a 5 episode look at gun control and gun violence in four countries – Australia, […]
October 20, 2017

Syrian Civil War 1.25

The final episode! Trump launched 59 cruise missiles at Shayrat Air Base, but he first warned the Russians who in turn warned the Syrians. So the […]
October 13, 2017

Syrian Civil War 1.24

Second last episode! On 8 October 2015, the U.S. officially announced the end of the Pentagon’s $500 million program to train and equip Syrian rebels in an […]
October 6, 2017

Syrian Civil War 1.23

Third last episode! In June 2014 Syria had a presidential election. Guess you won? On August 19 American journalist James Foley, who had been captured in Syria, was beheaded in […]
September 22, 2017

Syrian Civil War 1.22

After the Obama administration decided against a full out attack on the Syrian forces, they began to revamp a failed policy. In the end, the Obama […]
September 15, 2017

Syrian Civil War 1.21

At a minimum, the Obama administration exaggerated its case to justify a military attack on Syria. At worst, the White House fabricated intelligence. Bottom line: no one […]
September 8, 2017

Syrian Civil War 1.20

Obama’s “red line” and what happened after the Ghouta attack. On 31 August 2013, the US military was ready to make strikes on Syrian targets. But Obama […]
August 25, 2017

Syrian Civil War 1.19

Syria were one of seven countries that had not joined the 1997 convention banning chemical weapons. They were widely believed to possess large undeclared stockpiles of […]
August 18, 2017

Syrian Civil War 1.18

More clips of Barbara Walters’ 2011 interview with Bashar where he explains why Syria is “the faultline” of the Middle East and how he ended up […]
August 11, 2017

Syrian Civil War 1.17

Late 2011, Bashar al-Assad did a lengthy interview with Barbara Walters, in which he explained his perspective on the violence engulfing his country, how he ended […]
July 28, 2017

Syrian Civil War 1.16

Here’s my interview with Muhannad Saker, a Syrian from Lattakia, an Alawii, who was in Damascus during the early years of the civil war. I chatted […]
July 20, 2017

Syrian Civil War 1.15

NATO attacks Libya to remove Gaddafi, in part, according to intelligence sent to Hillary Clinton (leaked by Wikileaks) to prevent him from introducing the gold dinar, […]
July 13, 2017

Syrian Civil War 1.14

Why were there pro-government rallies in most of the country’s cities at the end of March 2011? Why did the government formally declare the repeal of […]
June 22, 2017

Syrian Civil War 1.13

We cover the events of March 2011, including Assad’s first speech since the start of the troubles, in which he blames foreign elements, sacks his cabinet, […]