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The Bill Walton Show

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Episode 75: Making “First Lady” and Life in the Screen Trade with Nancy Stafford and Nina May.

02/05/2020

Guest(s): Nancy Stafford


Nancy Stafford, known to millions as Andy Griffith’s law partner on TV’s “Matlock” and Nina May, an award winning independent film maker, join me to talk about their new film “First Lady” a romantic comedy feature film premiering Valentine’s Day 2020.

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Episode 73: “Big is Beautiful” with Robert Atkinson

12/10/2019

Guest(s): Robert D. Atkinson, Ron Nicol


What do you think about the following statements? Small businesses are overwhelmingly responsible for job creation, innovation and American prosperity. Small businesses are more productive than big companies. And small business owners are the core of democracy in America. Yet Washington, controlled by big business and engaged in “crony capitalism,” systemically discriminates against smal ...

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Episode 72: Part 1: The Red Thread: Inside the Anti-Trump Conspiracy with Diana West and Frank Gaffney

12/05/2019

Guest(s): Diana West, Frank Gaffney


The anti-Trump conspiracy is not about Democrats versus Republicans. It’s not about the ebb and flow of political power lawfully and peacefully transferred. It is about globalists versus nationalists, and they’re locked in the old and continuous Communist versus anti-Communist struggle, and fighting to the end whether we, the anti-Communists, recognize it or not.

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Episode 71: “Behind the Scenes of the Conservative Movement and The Republican Party” with Matt and Mercedes Schlapp

11/13/2019

Guest(s): Mercedes Schlapp, Matt Schlapp


Matt and Mercedes Schlapp give us a behind-the-scenes look at the conservative movement. Mercedes is the current communications director for the Trump/Pence re-election campaign and Matt is the chairman of CPAC.

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Episode 70: “China, Cyber-enabled Economic Warfare, 5G and Cyber-crime” with Klon Kitchen

11/07/2019

Guest(s): Klon Kitchen


Cyber warfare is raging around the world, with China as the leading state actor. But unlike Russia, and unlike Iran, and unlike North Korea, China is deeply integrated into the US economy and many aspects of our national strength. This is one reason why Congress wanted to learn from my guest Klon Kitchen about the Chinese app TikTok.

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Episode 59: Part 1: Frank Gaffney and Kevin Freeman on China’s War with the United States

08/01/2019

Guest(s): Kevin Freeman, Frank Gaffney


For decades, the U.S. has given China preferred trade & economic status. In a long overdue effort, President Trump is now negotiating new and more balanced trade deals with China, but however effective new trade deals will prove to be, they cannot address the many other dangers posed by China’s Communist Party.

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Episode 59: Part 2: Why We need to Care About “Space Warfare” with Kevin Freeman and Frank Gaffney

Guest(s): Kevin Freeman, Frank Gaffney


Our military has a disturbing tendency to keep fighting the last wars, not the likely future ones. Now a visionary general is being forced into retirement because he’s advocating a very different approach to counter Chinese aims to achieve dominance in space.

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Episode 57: Part 1: Money Greed and God with Jay Richards

06/27/2019

Guest(s): Jay Richards


We know from history and evidence all around us, which economic system works, and which one makes people the happiest. It’s the economic system of free enterprise. But is it the most moral? Bill Walton explores the question with Jay Richards, author of the newly reissued book “Money, Greed and God.”

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Episode 57: Part 2: Money Greed and God with Jay Richards

06/27/2019

Guest(s): Jay Richards


Economics as a discipline suffers from “physics envy” when it tries and fails to build mathematical models of the economy and society. Instead, it should be studying human behavior and focus on the intersection of health, morality, philosophy, wealth creation and how to bring people out of poverty, Jay Richards says on The Bill Walton Show.

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Episode 56: Deconstructing the Federal Reserve with George Selgin and Norbert Michel

06/06/2019

Guest(s): George Selgin, Norbert Michel


If the Fed brought home a report card reflecting its performance since its creation in 1914, its parents would not be pleased. Its record for stability is among the worst in the developed world, and it has done little to fix the problems it was invented to address.

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Episode 55: Chen Guangcheng and Reggie Littlejohn on Human Rights in China, with Huchen Zhang

05/09/2019

Guest(s): Chen Guangcheng, Reggie Littlejohn, Huchen Zhang


Americans’ theory that more trade with China would open up the country to more democracy has been proven wrong. In fact, say Reggie Littlejohn, Huchen Zhang and Chen Guancheng on The Bill Walton Show, they have backfired. “You cannot tolerate evil. You cannot treat evil with kindness,” Zhang said.

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