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280: Mutually Assured Manipulation
May 16 • 96 min
Palestinians grab the attention of the world once again, and no one is coming out a winner. A new insight into why the Trump White House leaks so much, a mole in the Trump campaign, and some extreme cyber.Sponsored By:Patreon: You are the sponsor, help…
279: Iran Pullout
May 9 • 140 min
Trump announces the United States withdraw from the “Iran Nuke Deal”. We’ll explain the historical context, the ramifications from the pullout, and where this all leads. Plus Trump’s lawyer gets tapped, Bolton goes berserk, and the CIA has a new…
278: Calculated Comey
Apr 19 • 136 min
The memo’s are out, the interviews are in, and we've read the book. It’s our take on former FBI Director James Comey’s moral crusade. Plus latest news the masters, some special guests, and a packed overtime!Sponsored By:Patreon: You are the sponsor, help…
277: Bomb First Ask Later
Apr 18 • 66 min
In defiance of logic and International Law the US and it’s gang of moral crusaders have broken the law to teach Assad a lesson about breaking the law. It’s a special edition of Unfilter about the current state of the war in Syria.Sponsored By:Patreon: You…
276: Save Syria Now
Apr 11 • 96 min
War in Syria seems just hours away, with Trump calling out Putin and Assad, the warships moving into position, and the hawks circling. Plus the fallout from Trump’s lawyer getting raided by the FBI, Zuckerberg going to Washington and we share the…
275: Testing Russia’s Nerves
Apr 3 • 136 min
Russia has launched a diplomatic counter-offensive, demanding that its scientists be involved in investigating the reported poisoning of former spies. Trump plans to send the Coast Guard to the border, and that’s just the highlights. We also talk about…
274: The Bolton Bomb
Mar 28 • 126 min
Fox pundit, world renowned war-hawk, and now Trump’s National Security Advisor. We take a look at John Bolton, and the bomb first ask questions second kind of policy he advocates. Plus Stormy Daniels goes on 60 Minutes, we’ve got the highlights, some…
273: Analytica Aftermath
Mar 21 • 151 min
The twisted way that data about you and your family is used to manipulate the way you feel about hot button topics gets exposed when a Cambridge Analytica whistleblower reveals all. Plus Trump’s had a busy week, the high-note is quick, and the Overtime is…
272: The Conclusion Distraction | Unfilter 272
Mar 15 • 135 min
The House ends their Russia probe with a finding of no collusion. That’s not all that surprising, but what is a bit shocking is the timing. Then we discuss possible motivations for Trump firing Rex Tillerson, the odd choice of Mike Pompeo & what the hell…
271: Obscene Excuses | Unfilter 271
Mar 1 • 135 min
Scott Israel suddenly finds himself embroiled in controversy over his agency’s response to the recent high school shooting & this week the worst stretch of Scott Israel’s life has gotten even worse. Plus Trump’s surprising response, a high budget Cyber…
270: Russia’s Thirteen | Unfilter 270
Feb 22 • 105 min
Robert Mueller indicts 13 Russian nationalists & three Russian entities in the first major results of his Russia investigation. We’ve read the indictment, the tweets from the “troll factory” & done some digging into the Internet Research Agency. We report…
269: A Storm is Coming | Unfilter 269
Feb 15 • 114 min
A new storm of controversy is swarming around Donald Trump & this one has some real media staying power. We also dig into why the Adam Schiff’s Russia memo wasn’t released & the week’s “cyber scare”. Plus we bust the biggest myth about cannabis, present…
229: Did You Get the Memo? | Unfilter 268
Feb 8 • 137 min
Secret memos, different perspectives & a full dash of agenda. The infamous memo has been released, we’ll cover what’s really in the memo, the reaction & what comes next. Plus the early warning signs we all should have seen, a record breaking cyber attack…
228: Memo Madness | Unfilter 267
Feb 1 • 114 min
The US has reached peak memo hype, the State of the Union surprises & George Soros gets hacked!
227: Secret Society of Corruption | Unfilter 266
Jan 26 • 70 min
Two big twists in the Russia investigation that could expose a vast degree of corruption. From deleted messages of secret societies to surveillance abuse memos there’s a lot of ground to cover. Plus the latest Cyber news, CNN’s moment of reflection & an…
226: NSA Unleashed | Unfilter 265
Jan 18 • 126 min
In an amazing display of bipartisan cooperation the US Federal Government is fast tracking the reauthorization & institutionalizing the NSA’s favorite spying loophole, Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act. With Trump onboard the…
225: Fired and Furious | Unfilter 264
Jan 11 • 139 min
We catch up on the news of the last few weeks. Then dig deep into the controversial new book, Fire and Fury and the public shaming of Steve Bannon. We’ve read the entire thing, sourced some clips & have the official Unfilter take on a book that promises…
224: Unreliable Sources | Unfilter 263
Dec 14, 2017 • 115 min
It’s been a bad year of sourcing for the news industry, with the last couple of weeks delivering the biggest screw ups of the year. We kick it off with an update on Net Neutrality, the Russia investigation & then the rash of failed news this week. Plus we…
223: Premature Collusion | Unfilter 262
Dec 7, 2017 • 100 min
Russia Impeachment Mania hits new highs this week, while the higher-ups get grilled. Is Flynn’s admission of guilt grounds for impeachment or another Russia nothing-burger? Plus the early numbers on the cost of the Russian Meddling Investigation. And a…
222: Pervert Purge | Unfilter 261
Nov 30, 2017 • 105 min
An attempt to reauthorize the NSA’s spying loophole, known as Section 702, is in full swing. Plus we analyze the recent firing & public trials of major public figures. Of course we also discuss other recent world events, wrap with a happy high-note & a…
221: What if Net Neutrality Dies? | Unfilter 260
Nov 23, 2017 • 140 min
We debate both sides of the Net Neutrality argument & then share our personal perspectives. Then after some quick news updates, we catch up on the travesty in Yemen * why it’s not getting talked about much. Plus the latest from the Pervert Parade, a…
220: Jr’s DMs | Unfilter 259
Nov 16, 2017 • 156 min
New leaks show Trump Junior coordinated directly with WikiLeaks, but this just leads to much bigger questions that we tackle this week. We also discuss the supposed “catastrophic” NSA breach this week, the ISIS deal that’ll make you angry & a “high note”…
219: Donna’s Closet | Unfilter 258
Nov 8, 2017 • 105 min
Donna Brazile’s new book “Hacks” rewrites history, names some big names & exposes collusion between the DNC and the Clinton campaign that ran deeper than previously understood. We’ll play some of the best excerpts from the book, review the reaction &…
218: Manafort Meltdown | Unfilter 257
Nov 2, 2017 • 99 min
Paul Manafort and two others are swept up by Robert Mueller’s investigation & the tangled web it reveals reads like a blueprint for Washington DC’s corruption. Plus who initially funded the Trump dossier. But we start off by debunking any possibility…
217: Trump Dossier Backfire | Unfilter 256
Oct 26, 2017 • 96 min
A new report links the Clinton Campaign the the infamous Trump Dossier at the center of the Russian election scandal. We fill in some missing pieces from mainstream reporting and discuss the wider ramifications this & a few other significant stories will…
216: Trump Wants War | Unfilter 255
Oct 19, 2017 • 95 min
Provocative actions on the doorstep of North Korea and decertifying the “Iran Deal” lead us to one major conclusion. Plus a little KRACK news, Russia updates, and Comey gets caught red handed. Plus we follow a few stories the media forgot, the bigger…
215: Making Hillary Relevant Again | Unfilter 254
Oct 13, 2017 • 75 min
Recent national scandals and tragedies are conveniently giving Hillary Clinton a new platform for relevance. This episode we break down the insidious way this is being done. Plus the Equifax breach has gotten worse, the sad truth about people like Harvey…
214: Russiagate is Bogus | Unfilter 253
Oct 5, 2017 • 134 min
After a much hyped press-conference that resulted in nothing new, your Unfilter show is forced to ask at what point what call this entire “Russia hacked the election” narrative totally bogus. Plus how the DHS’ claim that Russia hacked 21 states is already…
213: Rocket Man | Unfilter 252
Sep 28, 2017 • 60 min
Unfilter goes a bit unplugged this week as Chase solo-hosts! Lots to cover this week, including the possibility of Facebook being used by the Russians to mess with the elections, the aftermath of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, The ratcheting up of…
212: Bannon’s Establishment Blow | Unfilter 251
Sep 14, 2017 • 106 min
Stephen Bannon is threatening to blow up the Republican Party & holds little back in a new interview this week. We dig through the best bits. Then we tackle the growing speculation that Donald Trump has a mental condition, or possibly worse. Plus a look…
211: DACA Nightmare | Unfilter 250
Sep 6, 2017 • 63 min
Special edition this week, we get you caught up on everything that’s not Harvey related in the main show, then update you on the current status in the overtime. With Chase away on an Alaskan Fishing Expedition Chris covers the Wikileaks outage, the latest…
210: Hurricane Harvey | Unfilter 249
Aug 31, 2017 • 137 min
We look at the human side of Hurricane Harvey & share a few local disaster stories of our own. We also discuss Trump’s response to the disaster, the big world story of the week & a quite a bit more!
209: Alt-Civil War | Unfilter 248
Aug 24, 2017 • 132 min
We cover the rough couple of weeks Donald Trump’s had, the violent protests and responses. The brewing Alt-Civil War, the huge shift in Afghanistan & a high-note that’ll make you smile. Plus a quick moving Overtime, the Cyber shortage myth & more!
208: Fire and Fury | Unfilter 247
Aug 10, 2017 • 137 min
North Korea has everyone freaking out this week, we’ll share a little historical context for the current situation & what’s new. Plus a “cyber mastermind” is caught, but we have major questions, a major win for CBD oils & much more!
207: Rich Developments | Unfilter 246
Aug 3, 2017 • 144 min
Rod Wheeler files a lawsuit against Fox news that results in major new developments in the Seth Rich story. Plus the revolving door at the white house, some convenient bacon & a positive high-note.
206: White House Apprentice | Unfilter 245
Jul 27, 2017 • 126 min
It’s Jeff Sessions’ time in the Trump slam machine, but this be a long-con to accomplish a much larger goal. Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s aide was arrested trying to leave the country & we explain why this story runs deeper than you might think. Plus the…
205: I Love It | Unfilter 244
Jul 13, 2017 • 127 min
New emails this time from Donald Trump Jr expose potential intention to collude with the Russian government to get dirt on Hillary. But could it all be a dirty Fusion GPS trap? Plus the “Cyber Threat” that was a cyber flop, Nevada’s weed emergency & more!
204: Low Road Journalism | Unfilter 243
Jul 6, 2017 • 130 min
The media suffers a meltdown this week after a series of tweets by Donald Trump. We’ll cover the aspects of this story that aren’t a distraction & discuss the much larger issue at stake. Plus our traditional Cyber update & how Nevada’s cannabis…
203: Russian Nothing Burger | Unfilter 242
Jun 29, 2017 • 139 min
Ransomware has everyone freaking out about Cyber & the whole mess makes the perfect case against giving governments back doors to technologies. Plus the latest in the Russia investigations & the really bad week CNN is having after damaging recordings were…
202: Collusion to Obstruction | Unfilter 241
Jun 22, 2017 • 155 min
While the investigation into Trump campaign collusion with Russia bears little fruit, the investigation into obstruction of justice could really be going somewhere. We discuss how Trump has been successfully trapped. Plus the very serious situation in…
201: The Salty Sessions | Unfilter 240
Jun 15, 2017 • 129 min
We break down Jeff Session’s Russia hearing testimony, the UK’s Internet crackdown dream, Trump’s confusion & some follow up from last week. Plus a packed Overtime, an important High Note & more!
200: Comey Fires Back | Unfilter 239
Jun 9, 2017 • 134 min
We break down the important moments of James Comey’s testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee. Plus NSA leaker Reality Winner, the recent London attacks, Putin’s interview with Megyn Kelly & much more!
199: The Panda Patriot | Unfilter 238
Jun 1, 2017 • 123 min
The iron curtain of shame has fallen around any discussion regarding Seth Rich, so we discuss it anyways. The unprecedented shutdown of the discussion, where things stand & what might cause a break in the story. Plus the Russian investigation has a new…
198: The Comey Memo | Unfilter 237
May 18, 2017 • 123 min
Trump leaks to the Russians, Comey firing fallout, calls for impeachment & Mueller gets called in. It is a series of blockbuster news items we spring into full action & break down the essential elements of the weeks events.
197: Comey Gets Canned | Unfilter 236
May 10, 2017 • 111 min
Trump fires FBI Director James Comey & everyone one screams Watergate and Russia. But we can’t help but notice a little hypocrisy. It’s a week we won’t forget & your Unfilter show has a take like no one else.
196: Trump’s Not Okay | Unfilter 235
May 4, 2017 • 105 min
Trump’s getting roasted in the media this week for being a n00b, but we argue they’re actually helping him. Plus some world news, the Net Neutrality debate reborn & a packed overtime with a special guest!
195: Clickbait Currency | Unfilter 234
Apr 27, 2017 • 110 min
We review Trump’s first 100 days in office, fight for the future of the “Cyber Battle” & give you our take on the new book Shattered: Inside Hillary Clinton’s Doomed Campaign & the origins of the Russia hacked the election story. Plus news from around the…
194: How the Mighty Fall | Unfilter 233
Apr 20, 2017 • 129 min
The media is working overtime in full character assassination mode, taking down Trump friendly media within their own ranks. We watch as the media monstrosity starts to swallow its own. Shadow Brokers releases new NSA files & we have a new working theory…
193: Babies and Bombshells | Unfilter 232
Apr 13, 2017 • 103 min
Trump has lost perspective and is being manipulated by the military, we cover the US’s strike against the Shayrat air base in Syria. Plus the latest Cyber threats & more! This is also the first “on the road” edition of Unfilter, in which Chris reports in…
192: Chasing Nunes | Unfilter 231
Mar 30, 2017 • 166 min
Everyone’s playing politics & using the public’s ignorance to spin a wonderful tail of misdirection. We explain what’s going on with the House investigation. Plus the cringe worthy look by CBS at Bots, the crazy rampage of Turkey’s Erdogan & a packed…
191: High Nunes Showdown | Unfilter 230
Mar 23, 2017 • 157 min
Have Trump’s claims of “wiretapping” been vindicated or have we just witnessed political suicide? Plus the important moments from the big Russia hearings & the top secret tight spot the Donald is in. And why the Internet really hates Chase today!
190: Trump Taxes and Tappin | Unfilter 229
Mar 16, 2017 • 172 min
The big Trump tax reveal is a bust, but not for the reasons you might think. Trump’s wiretapping claims are looking more and more farfetched & who else could have been behind the DNC leaks.
189: Vault 7 Unlocked | Unfilter 228
Mar 9, 2017 • 169 min
Wikileaks drops Vault 7 filled with CIA secrets. We analyze it & the establishment’s response. Plus are Trump’s claims he was wiretapped crazy or rooted in reality? Plus a High Note with a theme, getting you nice and scared about Yemen & more!
188: Tender Trump | Unfilter 227
Mar 2, 2017 • 128 min
Trump’s big speech, the key moments & maneuvers, a sample of the range of reaction. Plus our analysis of some of the emerging hypocrisy from the Trump administration. Plus the secret source that wraps up Seth Rich’s death in a nice tidy package.
187: Dangerous Intelligence Games | Unfilter 226
Feb 23, 2017 • 139 min
Leak after leak targeted at discrediting the Trump administration is having real ramifications. We discuss who these leakers could be & why these leaks are dramatically different than those in the past. Then we discuss Russia’s recent actions & Trump’s…
186: The Yemen Spin | Unfilter 225
Feb 9, 2017 • 141 min
The Trump Administration will say anything to defend their failed raid in Yemen, everyone’s talking about Putin again & the leadership of the Democratic party is falling apart. We break it all down, plus some Cyber, a high note, packed Overtime & more!
185: The Canon of Bannon | Unfilter 224
Feb 2, 2017 • 137 min
The next Dick Cheney, the real man behind the President, some even call him President Bannon. Is all really that simple? Plus a critical discussion of Trump’s major executive actions this week, news from around the world & big developments in Syria.
184: Trump’s Media War | Unfilter 223
Jan 26, 2017 • 136 min
They’ll pick a fight over any little issue, this week Trump’s war with the media hit a new fever pitch. Plus we’ll review his first week in office, discuss important world news & end it all on a high-note.
183: The Kremlin Candidate | Unfilter 222
Jan 19, 2017 • 97 min
Obama stirs the Russian pot for just in time for Trump to step in, we’ll tell you about the nine month screwjob. Plus all the latest Cyber threats, hacks, domain maneuvering & more!
182: Yellow Journalism | Unfilter 221
Jan 12, 2017 • 150 min
The latest intelligence leak blasts Trump in the face for being in the bag for Russia. But the sources are weaker and trollier than ever. We’ll explain. Plus Putin’s 3rd dimensional design deconstructed in a packed Overtime.
181: Reheating Cold Wars | Unfilter 220
Jan 5, 2017 • 123 min
New reports of cyber attacks, hacked power plants & a war of tweets. Plus the good news in Syria & you won’t believe what Obama is doing to the beehive.
180: 2016 Review | Unfilter 219
Dec 28, 2016 • 142 min
The guys have taken the week off for the holidays to recuperate from this marathon of a year. While they’re away getting some rest, let’s take a look back at some of the biggest events of 2016!
179: The Truth About Syria | Unfilter 218
Dec 22, 2016 • 155 min
Russian hack attributions, Clinton’s loss & the war in Syria. It’s all connected. We’ll explain how the unraveling situation for the west in Syria is leading to the doubling down on anti-Russian propaganda. Plus latest in those claimed hacks, world…
178: Russian to Conclusions | Unfilter 217
Dec 15, 2016 • 112 min
Fake News & Russian’s hacking the election is all the talk this week. But it’s all crap & speculation. All of it. We’ll make our case. Plus the latest news from around the world that mattered this week.
177: Pizza Bait | Unfilter 216
Dec 8, 2016 • 137 min
Is Pizzagate a honey pot for conspiracy nuts or the largest media cover up in a long time? We play the clips & debate. Plus the latest Dakota Access Pipeline developments, Cyber money grubbers & more!
176: Dakota Pipeline Mercenaries | Unfilter 215
Dec 1, 2016 • 127 min
The latest on the Dakota Access Pipeline & why the situation is a lot worse than you might be hearing. Plus our take on the latest in Syria, the election re-count, Trump’s cabinet picks & a thought provoking high-note. Plus a news packed Overtime!
175: Alt-fake | Unfilter 214
Nov 24, 2016 • 126 min
Fake news is all the rage! From Obama to the media, they’d have you believe Fake News is costing us the democracy & it’s all crap. We look closer at the strange situation between RT & the State Department, fantastic journalism coming out of Syria & the…
174: It’s Trump’s Turn Now | Unfilter 213
Nov 17, 2016 • 79 min
We dive into exactly what happened last week. We're try to answer the question: "How did a guy that some say didn't even want the job manage to beat a woman who has been preparing for this election for the most of the last of 40 years?"
172: Weiner’s Explosive Leak | Unfilter 211
Nov 3, 2016 • 137 min
The FBI reopens their investigation into Hillary’s private email server, along with a new avalanche of leaked emails containing legitimate bombshells about the Clinton Foundation. Warning to Hillary supporters: You might have a hard time voting for her…
171: Wikileaks Melts the Media | Unfilter 210
Oct 27, 2016 • 147 min
We review the latest leaked emails & pull out the most important developments, discuss the US’ Cyber retaliation plan, world events, the latest from the election & more! It’s all about the leaks this week!
170: Race To The Bottom | Unfilter 209
Oct 20, 2016 • 121 min
It’s the best way to watch the debate, with friends. We go MST3K on the third and final 2016 presidential debate with live pre-show, real time analysis & our thoughts after it's all over.
169: Red October | Unfilter 208
Oct 12, 2016 • 121 min
Several email dumps landed this week & we pick out some of the most interesting secrets revealed, from ISIS funding to media collusion. Plus worsening situation between the US & Russia, the latest in Syria, debate night two highlights & a packed Overtime!
168: Assange’s October Dud | Unfilter 207
Oct 5, 2016 • 129 min
Assange’s big reveal goes flat, but there are still a few gems worth discussing. The fascinating connections behind the Trump tax story, the unbeatable deal the FBI made & why the DHS is say’s they’re the one to protect US elections from cyber attack.…
167: Debatertainment Round 1 | Unfilter 206
Sep 29, 2016 • 206 min
After covering the news from around the world that really matters, we break down the first 2016 Presidential debate, review the best and worst moments of each candidates & then discuss the major public win each candidate will be taking into the remainder…
166: New York Pressure Cooker | Unfilter 205
Sep 21, 2016 • 137 min
Attacks in the east & Hillary gets a pass in the west this week. The media really dives to new levels this week & we have a series of clips that lay it all out for everyone to see. But we begin with “urgent” & “critical cyber threats”, then branch off…
165: Clinton Collapse | Unfilter 204
Sep 15, 2016 • 161 min
Hillary Clinton suffers a major medical event that the mainstream media is playing off as a stumble & a cough. This week we dig into some possible deeper causes of Hillary’s health issues & why this problem might transcend politics. Plus positive…
164: The Hunt for Red November | Unfilter 203
Sep 8, 2016 • 129 min
New NSA leaks reveal the start of the collect it all culture, how Snowden was hidden, Turkey and Russia’s deal pays off, G20 is a bit of a disaster & apparently it’s time to talk about Hillary’s health. Plus a packed Overtime, a news from around the world…
163: The Red Hack | Unfilter 202
Sep 1, 2016 • 117 min
Another supposed state sponsored attack against the elections has taken place, we review the evidence and bust the hype. Plus the seriously bad situation developing with Iran, John Kerry’s visit to Russia & we speculate about what the public naming and…
162: Russia’s Cyber Sneak Attack | Unfilter 201
Aug 25, 2016 • 115 min
The New York Times’ is claiming they’ve been hacked by Russia & we question their “proof”. We follow up on on the pro-Assad gang forming between Iran, China, India & Russia and what that means for the US’ future actions in Syria. More details about the…
161: Weapons of Mass Distraction | Unfilter 200
Aug 18, 2016 • 194 min
The world has changed a lot in the last 200 weeks & we focus in on the stories that underscore how much things have shifted. From world events, to local corruption episode 200 brings it all together! Combined with a super informational overtime, a little…
160: How to Buy Democracy | Unfilter 199
Aug 11, 2016 • 148 min
A new batch of emails reveal the political influence Clinton Foundation donors had over Hillary’s State Department, plus possible outing and death of a spy & obscene amounts of money the Clinton’s took in. Plus a close look at the week’s world events, the…
159: Trump: The Wrath of Khan | Unfilter 198
Aug 4, 2016 • 170 min
It looks like Trump was set up, took the bait & then made the situation worse by letting George pin him down. We explain what hell is going on with Donald Trump this week, the Pandora’s Box just opened in Libya, follow up on the supposed Russian hack of…
158: DNC Frenzy | Unfilter 197
Jul 28, 2016 • 120 min
Leaks of DNC emails lead to total chaos at Hillary’s big event. We cover the content of those leaks, the fallout & debunk the spin from the Clinton campaign. Plus some important world news updates, the FBI restarting the encryption debate & our coverage…
157: Conventions and Chaos | Unfilter 196
Jul 21, 2016 • 140 min
We’ve watched and studied the Republican Convention so you don’t have to, we break down the noteworthy moments, the failing Never Trump movement & a few unusual highlights. Also the awkward introduction of Mike Pence & the possible sabotaging of Melania…
156: Careless but Not Criminal | Unfilter 195
Jul 14, 2016 • 129 min
By our estimate Hillary Clinton won the 2016 election since our last episode, we’ll run down the last two amazing weeks for her. Why NATO’s military moves are creating a ticking time bomb & the latest cyber threat powered by encryption.
155: Backtracking Brexit | Unfilter 194
Jun 30, 2016 • 110 min
We’ve all woken up with a Brexit hangover. this week we break down message behind the vote & why the Brexit might ultimately not go through. Plus the official report on Benghazi is here, the airport shooting in Turkey already being linked to ISIS,…
154: DNC_Secret_Documents.zip | Unfilter 193
Jun 23, 2016 • 131 min
Guccifer 2.0 debunks DNC claim it was hacked by Russia & we dig through some of the leaked docs. The gun debate is going crazy in the US & the 2016 election could be about to take a major twist.
153: Pulsed Gun Control | Unfilter 192
Jun 16, 2016 • 128 min
From the Orlando shooting, secret drone emails, to the Brexit this episode of Unfilter covers a lot of ground. We share our thoughts & questions about the shooting, discuss the DNC hack & the latest scandals in the 2016 race.
152: Hillary’s Secret Win | Unfilter 191
Jun 8, 2016 • 106 min
Our live meta coverage of the last super Tuesday event in the 2016 race. We pull in all the network feeds & we analyze the media’s coverage of this event. Hillary declares herself the winner, Trump goes on the attack & the media plays down Bernie. These…
151: America’s False Flag | Unfilter 190
May 31, 2016 • 78 min
Wearing the YPG insignia on the frontlines of Syria US Special forces are exposed by new photos this week, Snowden’s got new leaks, Hillary takes a beating from the media, Trump backs out of debating Bernie & we check in with the new controversy around…
150: CIA Rewrites History | Unfilter 189
May 26, 2016 • 100 min
We break apart a grade A propaganda story designed to rewrite history in favor of the CIA. We discuss the remarkable lengths they’ve strived for to set the record straight about 9/11. Plus a quick update on EgyptAir 804, the best of the election cycle…
149: Torturing the Truth | Unfilter 188
May 17, 2016 • 56 min
A quick update edition of Unfilter this week, we just couldn't stay away! We cover some of the crazy things happening in the news, our favorite clips of the week & more!
148: Echo Chambered Press | Unfilter 187
May 12, 2016 • 110 min
Fooling the press & bragging about it, a new tool in the cyber war built to replace humans, emails still plague Hillary & we bust the recent anti-weed spin. Plus a packed Overtime & much more!
147: Trumping the Republican Party | Unfilter 186
May 4, 2016 • 107 min
Everything in the 2016 race changed this week, we cover all the big upsets and the possible reasons & the major shift this represents. Plus the latest “cyber war” propaganda is thick & we break it down, Glenn Beck goes crazy, Bitcoin’s founder is possibly…
146: The Saudi Connection | Unfilter 185
Apr 28, 2016 • 158 min
The “28 Pages” of the 9/11 report the media never talked about… Until they did. What’s in the 28 pages? Why is it getting so much attention now? We’ll reveal how the Obama administration is using vital information about 9/11 as leverage with the Saudis &…
145: Clearly Rigged | Unfilter 184
Apr 14, 2016 • 128 min
More fallout from the Panama Papers gets picked up in this week’s episode, plus we discuss the mounting pressure against the rigged 2016 elections system, Russia buzz’s our planes & CNN has some hot propaganda. Plus we reveal our secret plans & pack our…
144: Panama Money Train | Unfilter 183
Apr 5, 2016 • 95 min
Putin is getting all the attention, but that’s just the tip of the iceberg of the Panama Papers. We unfilter a massive story about world wide elite corruption, that’s undoubtedly just getting started with many twists & turns. Plus the FBI’s new open door…
143: FBI Buys The Crack | Unfilter 182
Mar 31, 2016 • 144 min
Our thoughts on why the FBI will never reveal its method to crack the iPhone, the Drone battle between the CIA & Pentagon & the creepy line Google crossed. Plus a quick 2016 race update, a bunch of “cyber” news & a packed overtime segment!
142: Shaken Brussels | Unfilter 181
Mar 24, 2016 • 121 min
Terror attacks in Brussels, major developments in Apple vs the DOJ, Western Tuesday’s elections & of course news from around the world. It’s a packed edition of Unfilter this week. We cover the latest developments in the iPhone unlocking case, “Cyber…
141: Putin Pulls Out | Unfilter 180
Mar 17, 2016 • 154 min
Russia makes a major move after six months in Syria & we discuss what a difference those six months made. The media is making the joint push for getting access to encrypted data, we examine their recent coverage. Plus an update on the 2016 race, Obama’s…
140: Doxing ISIS | Unfilter 179
Mar 11, 2016 • 126 min
It’s a document extravaganza this week, with newly released Bin Laden files, ISIS informants & document treasure troves. We cover what surely must be a great week for the intelligence agencies. Plus an update on the Apple vs DOJ case, the latest terrorism…
139: Super Tuesday Smackdown! | Unfilter 178
Mar 2, 2016 • 117 min
It’s our live coverage of 2016’s Super Tuesday political ride. Special guest host Michael Dominick joins for coast-to-coast coverage of one of the more important nights in the 2016 election. Plus updates on the FBI vs Apple story & other great discussions!
138: Cooking The Precedent | Unfilter 177
Feb 25, 2016 • 124 min
It’s our uniquely qualified take on the FBI’s battle to get access to one of the San Bernardino shooter’s iPhones. Our coverage captures the core issues, why it is about setting a precedent, and how Apple could lose big if they don’t change their…
136: Primarily New Hampshire | Unfilter 175
Feb 10, 2016 • 134 min
Our special live coverage of the New Hampshire primary, our meta coverage of the event that follows the important moments of the night & catches you up on the extras you need to know about. Plus we wrap with a look at the big money that could be coming to…
135: Hillary’s Bern Notice | Unfilter 174
Feb 4, 2016 • 90 min
New details suggest the situation for Hillary Clinton & her private email server might be about to blow up, the US lays out its top five bad guys of the world, names Russian aggression, requests billions in more military funding & why were living in the…
134: Make Flint Unleaded | Unfilter 173
Jan 28, 2016 • 88 min
The water crisis in Flint gets some attention this week & a possible cyber attack against the Super Bowl, which we have all the details on. But a few other major stories this week did not receive the attention they deserve & we focus on these critical…
133: A Poorly Regulated Militia | Unfilter 172
Jan 14, 2016 • 72 min
We discuss a few problems with the Oregon Militia standoff, the huge drop in oil prices, the rather boisterous moments of Obama’s final State of the Union & what was going on with those 10 military members held by Iran. Plus the State Department goes to…
132: Gun’s N Ruses | Unfilter 171
Jan 6, 2016 • 53 min
There has been a tectonic shift in the United States approach to Assad, Russia continues to call out Turkey, Saudi Arabia turns up the heat with Iran & the US is selling billions in arms. Plus the NSA gets caught spying on members of Congress & we try to…
131: Terrorgram | Unfilter 170
Dec 17, 2015 • 64 min
The US Government’s war on encryption is going from cold to hot. The stage has been set for a rough 2016 for US companies that employ encryption in their products. We’ll break down the major talking points for backdoors, intercepted communications & the…
130: Chasing Down Terror | Unfilter 169
Dec 10, 2015 • 83 min
In a very special edition of your Unfilter show, we cover the San Bernardino Shooting in that special way that only the Unfilter show can & the big developments in the war against encryption. Then Iraq & Russia call out Turkey for financing ISIS. Plus we…
129: Guarding Turkey’s Oil | Unfilter 168
Dec 3, 2015 • 66 min
It’s been a busy week, and there’s a lot of important news that’s been buried under a lot of junk news. Your Unfilter show is a healthy serving of news that really matters, like the real reason Turkey shot down a Russian Jet & why the Obama administration…
128: War: As Seen On TV | Unfilter 167
Nov 23, 2015 • 58 min
Following the attacks in Paris we analyze the new momentum for a global state of war & debunk the continued scapegoating of encryption. Snowden comes under attack & some stark long term options in Syria and Iraq. Plus full coverage on the week’s “cyber…
127: 5 Blind Eyes | Unfilter 166
Nov 19, 2015 • 92 min
Brutal attacks in Paris are all the west need to pass new laws and launch new campaigns against their self created monster. Despite communicating in the clear text, the debate to break encryption is being pushed back into the public conversation with…
126: Billions for Baghdad | Unfilter 165
Nov 4, 2015 • 64 min
It’s revealed that the US government is sending billions of dollars to Iraq’s central bank, which is winding up in the hands of ISIS. We cover the latest on this story. Then we follow the money on some major defense spending & bust the week’s bogus news.…
125: Boots for Syria | Unfilter 164
Oct 28, 2015 • 54 min
Defense Secretary Ash Carter declares the US is shifting strategy in Syria & will be sending in troops. We break down the scope of this “shift” & what’s motivating it. A few worthy notes from Hillary’s Benghazi hearing sneak through, we’ve grabbed them &…
124: Why the US Stays in Afghanistan | Unfilter 163
Oct 22, 2015 • 67 min
It’s called the longest war in US history, so why does the US fight in Afghanistan? Is it the poppyseeds? Maybe it’s the oil? Or perhaps there’s a much bigger, longer-term reason the US has for staying there. We look into the big elephant sitting in the…
123: What is the TPP | Unfilter 162
Oct 15, 2015 • 73 min
The Trans Pacific Partnership, Obama’s big legacy making deal is signed. Early details about how it handles copyright law, the pharma industry & labor have been leaked. We dig into how the TPP will impact online intellectual property & consumers. Plus…
122: Russian Intervention | Unfilter 161
Oct 11, 2015 • 44 min
The power in the middle east is being reset as Russia and its allies strike US backed rebels in Syria. Today we get officials on record confirming the CIA has been training and arming rebels & that Russian is initially striking those “rebels”. How this…
121: Syrian Proxy War | Unfilter 160
Oct 5, 2015 • 43 min
Russia strikes US backed targets in Syria, forcing the US government to clearly admit regime change, not fighting ISIS is their real goal & we’ll examine the fascinating reaction western media is having to Russia’s involvement in Syria. Trans-Pacific…
120: United States of Syria | Unfilter 159
Sep 25, 2015 • 78 min
From the road we debate the merits of more boots on the ground in Syria, who is funding ISIS & why that really matters. Also how employers monitor their staff’s technology usage & a recap of the weeks news you need to know about. Plus a special guest…
119: Manipulated ISIS Intelligence | Unfilter 158
Sep 16, 2015 • 42 min
High ranking members of the intelligence community have come forward and stated the Obama administration is manipulating ISIS intelligence reports and targets & the most likely reason is troubling. Russia is caught supplying Assad with weapons, China is…
118: Click Bait Murder | Unfilter 157
Sep 3, 2015 • 71 min
How the media SHOULD have handled the reporter shooting story, a look at the latest accusations of Cyber attack, how the Iran deal is designed to pass, a follow up to the refugee situation in the EU, and an update on the 2016 run!
117: 50 First Jihads | Unfilter 156
Aug 27, 2015 • 86 min
The NSA is being sued by a former mayor for blanket surveillance & the case could spark a public debate. New information on how the Clinton’s stored their mail server, our takedown of ISIS claimed attempts to recruit American women & why you better buy…
116: Clinton Special Wipes | Unfilter 155
Aug 21, 2015 • 62 min
After an update on the latest Cyber scare, we discuss the explosion in China, Hillary’s blank server, more bad signs in the Iran deal, the long-term play in Iraq & an update on the 2016 run.
115: Trumping the Iran Deal | Unfilter 154
Aug 13, 2015 • 66 min
The Iran deal is getting the hard sell this week from both sides, and we’ll cut through all the hype and discuss the real issues with the nuke deal & what our best alternatives are. Another Cyber attack, this time on the pentagon is behind pinned on…
114: Cyber Retaliation | Unfilter 153
Aug 6, 2015 • 79 min
A leak from the top of the Obama Administration forecasts the US’s intentions to strike back at China after the recent OPM hack. We’ll share what we know so far. Germany is cracking down on reports that cover intelligence leaks, and we debunk the big…
113: 2016 Race to the Bottom | Unfilter 152
Jul 30, 2015 • 67 min
We run down the latest events around the world, focus on a few domestic issues & then use the final days before the first Republican debate to take a snapshot of the clown show known as the 2016 run. Plus just how much money the CIA blew trying to cover…
112: Obama’s Iran Plan | Unfilter 151
Jul 16, 2015 • 88 min
It’s another historic week documented by the Unfilter show. The Obama administration signs an “executive agreement” with Iran, but we ask what the limitations of an “executive agreement” are, and what the downsides to the deal might be. Plus the head of…
111: Encryption McCarthyism | Unfilter 150
Jul 9, 2015 • 65 min
110: Terror for the 4th | Unfilter 149
Jul 2, 2015 • 101 min
Dire warnings of a holiday attack this weekend, your Unfilter show gets to the bottom of this week’s latest scare! The NSA’s vacuums are back to full, we’ll explain why, Russia turns off the gas, the Supreme court makes their big decision & we’re tracking…
109: America the Hacked | Unfilter 148
Jun 18, 2015 • 45 min
A massive breach of the Federal Government’s employment record has exposed millions of confidential details & the scope of the breach keeps expanding as the story develops. Plus a look at what really scares us about the Trans-Pacific Partnership, we’ll…
108: Radicalized and Viral | Unfilter 147
Jun 11, 2015 • 76 min
Over the weekend the media blew the doors off the Cyber propaganda, cranking up the fear machine over ISIS radicalization via one tweet at a time. We’ll give you our analysis on the larger motive behind this media blitz. Plus the new plan to fight ISIS…
107: Unpatriotic Act | Unfilter 146
Jun 4, 2015 • 66 min
NSA Metadata collection provisions of the Patriot Act were suspended this weekend, followed by a nasty political battle. We examine where things stand now, the new powers granted to the NSA, who came down on which side & more!
106: Reigning In Blood | Unfilter 145
May 28, 2015 • 73 min
The media is sure the “strategy” against ISIS has failed & the time has come for boots on the ground in Iraq again, but the real game is a much longer player & the intention is to sell the American public on arming more militants. We’ll break it down. The…
105: The Bin Laden Files | Unfilter 144
May 21, 2015 • 97 min
The Pentagon has released 100s of files from the raid on Osama bin Laden’s compound & we dig through some of the more interesting items. As we record Rand Paul has launched another filibuster — this time over the National Security Agency’s controversial…
104: Propaganda of Patriotism | Unfilter 143
May 16, 2015 • 57 min
Seymour M. Hersh is out with his version of how Osama bin Laden was killed, which refutes many aspects of the official story. We’ll poke at the aspects of his reports that might be true & those that might be false. Plus a look at the NSA’s loudest…
103: Inspired - Not Directed By | Unfilter 142
May 7, 2015 • 58 min
Home grown terrorists strike in Texas, and “ISIS” is claiming responsibility. We break this story down and poke at the obvious & rather subtle flaws. Plus a Stingray breakthrough, the NSA’s Big Data problem, a look at the unlikeliest for 2016 & much more!
102: The Rat Race Begins | Unfilter 141
Apr 15, 2015 • 38 min
With the lead up to LinuxFest Northwest Chris takes a moment to reflect on the kick off of the 2016 horse races. Congress gets involved with Iran, Putin has missiles for sale & a Cyberwar take-down you have to hear to believe.
101: Naked Line In The Sand | Unfilter 140
Apr 9, 2015 • 48 min
We review and discuss the most important bits from Edward Snowden’s Interview on John Oliver’s Last Week Tonight program. Plus an update on the situation in Yemen & the US’s increasing involvement. Russia hacks the White House but the White House won’t…
100: Nuke Penetration Testing | Unfilter 139
Apr 2, 2015 • 64 min
Up against the clock six world powers are attempting to secure a historic deal with Iran. Whats this deal exactly about & what is at stake? Is there really a last minute big issue holding everything up? We’ll break it all down. Plus Obama’s executive…
99: Who’s Following ISIS | Unfilter 138
Mar 26, 2015 • 61 min
Is the ISIS Cyber Division responsible for a spree of hack attacks across America? We’ll review the smattering of defacements throughout the week linked to ISIS. An Obama administration official leaks Israel's spying, Iran talks heats up & Ted Cruz lies…
98: Putin on Ice | Unfilter 137
Mar 19, 2015 • 101 min
Where in the world has Vlad been? After more than a week of silence, Russia’s president has broken his silence in a big way that could shape the future of the Arctic forever. Plus a quick ISIS update, how Oil explains it all, some feedback & a lot more!
97: 47 Freedom Hawks | Unfilter 136
Mar 12, 2015 • 65 min
Forty-seven Senate Republicans may have broken the law this week. We’ll look at the surprising move the made against the Obama administration. Hillary Clinton’s email scandal continues develop & we’ll look at the pressure she’s getting from top Democrats.…
96: Hillary’s Got Mail | Unfilter 135
Mar 5, 2015 • 80 min
Hillary Clinton’s latest email scandal sheds a terrifying light on the data security practices of top US officials, how they act above the law, and is likely to kick off a long series of political battles. The latest ISIS propaganda, Snowden wants to come…
95: The ISIS Swindle | Unfilter 134
Feb 19, 2015 • 74 min
We challenge the premise behind the ISIS beheading videos & look at the possible reasons western governments are using these videos are a pretext for war. Why Egyptian jets are bombing in Libya & the US puts weaponized drones up for sale. Plus the major…
94: The Brian Williams Disaster | Unfilter 133
Feb 12, 2015 • 158 min
It’s amazing to watch the mainstream media eat one of their own alive. This week, we’ll deep dive into the lies that have driven Brian Williams off camera & we’ll discuss the long-term ISIS narrative that has been slowly building to an apex.
93: Oil Rigged | Unfilter 132
Feb 5, 2015 • 73 min
After sliding for weeks, the price of oil has started to rise again. We’ll look at the real market force that’s setting the price, how long it will stay down & chat about some of the more interesting theories. It’s a fascinating behind the scenes look at…
92: Yemen has Fallen | Unfilter 131
Jan 29, 2015 • 57 min
Yemen instability reveals limits of U.S. counterterrorism strategy & the warhawks are calling for boots on the ground. We report on the entire mess. Plus the conflict in Ukraine heats back up, with leaked videos reportedly showing American’s in the field.…
91: State of the Obvious 2015 | Unfilter 130
Jan 21, 2015 • 91 min
Obama gives his sixth state of the Union, we fact check in real time & listen for key issues like Cyber security. It’s a once a year special edition of the Unfilter show, we throw out the playbook!
90: Profiting From Paris | Unfilter 129
Jan 15, 2015 • 78 min
A week after the attacks in Paris we look at the connections to terrorists in Yemen, the different groups trying to claim credit & how this tragic event is greatly benefiting politicians pushing for more surveillance. Plus Wall Street throws big money at…
89: Legal Cannabis Fallout | Unfilter 128
Jan 8, 2015 • 90 min
A major downside to the legalization of Marijuana is being missed by mainstream commentators & it’s an issue of critical importances. We explain our position from ground zero. Plus the tragic shooting in France, another look at the falling price of oil,…
88: Tortured Logic | Unfilter 127
Dec 18, 2014 • 91 min
Apologist for the CIA were out in full force since our last episode. We’ve clipped their labored justifications & break them down point by point. Plus the critical president Obama is silently setting for future administrations. It’s been a bad week for…
87: CIA Torture Exposed | Unfilter 126
Dec 11, 2014 • 89 min
After a year long battle the Executive Summary of the CIA Torture report is out. This week we document the reaction & bring you the most relevant information on this story we’ve been following for nearly a year. Plus why the 2015 NDAA is being totally…
86: Putin’s Pipe Dream | Unfilter 125
Dec 4, 2014 • 79 min
The price of oil has been dropping & consumers are enjoying some extra cash, but the pressure being put on governments around the world may be unbearable. We’ll deep dive into how lower oil prices are dramatically impacting Russia & the surprise big move…
85: Why Ferguson Burns | Unfilter 124
Nov 27, 2014 • 94 min
In the wake of the Ferguson shooting decision, protests have erupted throughout the United States. We’ll review what has brought the nation to this point & the underlying social issues that are fueling it & why this might only be the start of a greater…
84: Volcanoes of Jihad | Unfilter 123
Nov 20, 2014 • 85 min
After weeks of speculation we have new audio from ISIS’ leader Al Baghdadi calling for attacks in Saudi Arabia & we make the case that it’s still all about the oil. Plus the latest in the Net Neutrality debate, and our follow up thoughts. Then we take a…
83: Net Neutrality Reality | Unfilter 122
Nov 13, 2014 • 126 min
Obama calls on FCC to make ‘strongest possible rules’ to protect net neutrality, but the realities of this move might not be appealing. We’ll look at Net Neutrality from all sides & explain what Title II means. Plus a high level US Diplomat is accused of…
82: Democrat Midterm Disaster | Unfilter 121
Nov 6, 2014 • 92 min
We give a high level overview of the midterm elections in the US & the blood bath the Democrats just suffered. Then after discussing some of the news headlines of the week, we dig further into ISIS oil funding & the steady drumbeat of Lone Wolf fear porn…
81: Shooting Close to Home | Unfilter 120
Oct 29, 2014 • 78 min
We share our personal experiences from the school shooting that happened just a few doors down from our homes. Then the FBI gets busted for impersonating the Seattle Times, and IT repair personnel to trap suspects, we have a new theory on how ISIS gets…
80: Weapons of Mass Encryption | Unfilter 119
Oct 22, 2014 • 75 min
We open the show with the breaking news of gunfire in Ottawa. Then discuss the role of falling oil prices in the new cold war, where ISIS gets their trucks from, teen girls on the run to join ISIS. Plus some words of sanity about Ebola from Fox new, the…
79: The Ebola of Propaganda | Unfilter 118
Oct 16, 2014 • 92 min
The fear machine is spinning at maximum speed scaring the public over Ebola, but to what end? We discuss what all the fearporn could be cover for. Plus the new narrative being told to us about ISIS and how polls are showing growing support by the US to…
78: Biden Rats Out Allies | Unfilter 117
Oct 9, 2014 • 85 min
Vice President Joe Biden exposes the wests partners roles in the creation of ISIS during a speech, and the White House is in full damage control mode. Plus the boots on the ground narrative is building with pressure to deploy the troops. And we discuss…
77: The Khorasan Scam | Unfilter 116
Oct 2, 2014 • 105 min
The lie of the Khorasan scare has been exposed, and the coalition of the willing to fight ISIS looks more like the collision of the showing. Then we discuss the Ebola situation in the US, the major resignation turned into Obama, and the cannabis battle…
76: Gulf War 3 | Unfilter 115
Sep 25, 2014 • 112 min
The bombing of Syria is underway, lead by the US and backed by our Arab partners. But the situation stinks worse than ever, from funding to new propaganda videos. Today the US and its partners struck modular oil refineries in Syria, and we’ll dig into the…
75: Rebooting Iraq | Unfilter 114
Sep 18, 2014 • 83 min
The war machine is in overdrive as the push into Iraq and Syria reaches a fever pitch. With a designed to fail coalition in place we’ll examine the state of the US’ fight against ISIS. Plus we look at the military response to the Ebola outbreak, the…
74: Obama Sells ISIS | Unfilter 113
Sep 11, 2014 • 107 min
In the live run up to Obama’s sales pitch to the nation to go back into Iraq, we analysis the recent developments of ISIS, and dispel common memes being pushed out by the media. Then cover Obama’s speech in real time with our commentary. Plus new leaks…
73: The ISIS Reality | Unfilter 112
Sep 6, 2014 • 96 min
As the barbaric violence ratchets up, the rhetoric and general stupidity around the situation in Iraq and ISIS/ISIL has reached a new fever pitch. We’ll break through the noise and discuss the reality of the situation on the ground. Plus the latest…
72: Ferguson Police State | Unfilter 111
Aug 21, 2014 • 77 min
We analyze the situation in Ferguson, and discuss if this event is revealing a systemic problem with America’s civil police force, and if this event could service as a turning point. Plus the outrageous acts of ISIS this week have captured the world…
71: Hope & Regime Change | Unfilter 110
Aug 14, 2014 • 89 min
This week Chris and Chase release a supporters only show to the public, and update the Iraq, ISIS/ISIL story, discuss the ACLU suing Washington, the big push for Botox, and why Putin shirts are selling like crazy. Plus we discuss our personal battles with…
70: Watchlist of Terror | Unfilter 109
Aug 7, 2014 • 58 min
The Intercept has published Obama’s secret terrorist tracking system, by the numbers. We dig in. The CIA and the Senate are still fighting over the torture report. Then we’ll examine the new groundwork for the new Cold War, and the ridiculous reactions…
69: The 47-Year-War | Unfilter 108
Jul 31, 2014 • 66 min
We look at the Israel and Gaza conflict and how this current event fits in a historical context. The new NSA reforms that could truly make a difference and the recent developments at the crash site of MH17. Plus the New York Times endorses Cannabis…
68: The Truth of MH17 | Unfilter 107
Jul 26, 2014 • 96 min
We cover the facts and events around the downed MH17 flight as we now know them. Then we’ll dig into some of the credible and troubling indications and motivations possibly behind the tragedy. Plus the secret government rule book for deciding who goes on…
67: GCHQ, Spying on YOU! | Unfilter 106
Jul 17, 2014 • 66 min
New Snowden revelations show the extent of the GCHQ’s disruption of online services and communities, the Obama administration lets the CIA slide again, and the BRICS nations launch a major attack against the US Dollar. Plus a good use of Drones, some…
66: Cannabis Open for Business | Unfilter 105
Jul 10, 2014 • 70 min
Recreational cannabis business opened their doors this week in Washington state, we’ll give you our local report and discuss some of the issues that aren’t getting much attention, and of course the ones that are. Plus a big new batch of NSA revelations…
65: Giving Syria Guns | Unfilter 104
Jul 1, 2014 • 67 min
We catch up on some stories that need our attention, then discuss the absolute hypocrisy of the Obama administration sending arms to “moderate” Syrian rebels only a week after Obama publicly said the fight was a lost cause. Plus we’re one week out from…
64: Back in Iraq II | Unfilter 103
Jun 25, 2014 • 39 min
Part two of Unfilter’s coverage of the return to Iraq, in this episode we examine how sending arms to the Syrian rebels empowered ISIS and their recent overtaking of a major Iraq oil facility. Plus the Obama administration releases their memo authorizing…
63: Back in Iraq | Unfilter 102
Jun 19, 2014 • 54 min
The US is sending troops and equipment back to Iraq, we’ll explain why were getting involved, who ISIS is, and the possible impact the conflict could have. Plus Mike Rogers makes the case for ISP level filtering, and a look at the economics of cannabis…
62: Natural Born Idiots | Unfilter 101
Jun 12, 2014 • 53 min
We’ll look at some of the big post-Snowden changes around the world from the past week, and a quick Drone update. Then we look at the recent mass-shooting and discuss how the narrative around these shooting has painted a dark picture of the those who…
61: War on Truth | Unfilter 100
Jun 5, 2014 • 81 min
The blowback from Edward Snowden’s NBC interview is in full force, and the new director of the NSA shares his thoughts on Snowden. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl’s rescue has caused a major upset, but is his rescue a clever distraction from the VA scandal? Plus…
60: Snowdens Story | Unfilter 99
May 29, 2014 • 64 min
Edward Snowden has once again captured the attention of the media. False claims, and ridiculous rhetoric are in full force, and we’ll cut through the crap. Plus: What we suspect is going on with TrueCrypt, Greenwald claims he’s ready to disclose names of…
59: Chinese Cyberwar Takeout | Unfilter 98
May 22, 2014 • 69 min
After we breakdown the new NSA revelations, we’ll discuss the escalating “cyber tensions” between the US and China. And the recent high profile indictment that may have pushed China into the hands of Russia, sealing the largest gas deal of the century.…
58: NSA: Collect it All! | Unfilter 97
May 15, 2014 • 89 min
The release of Glenn Greenwald’s new book has brought a wave of new NSA revelations. We’ll focuses in on the major ones, and discuss the broader context of these revelations. Then all sides of the Ukraine conflict turn to dirty tactics, Colorado has a…
57: Ukrainian Countdown | Unfilter 96
May 8, 2014 • 45 min
Elections in Ukraine are nearing and the violence is escalating dramatically. We’ll bring you up to date on the latest developments, and the recent surprise move by the Russians. Plus a bill to reign in the NSA gains traction, how the NSA scares the…
56: Net Neutrality Doomed | Unfilter 95
May 1, 2014 • 68 min
The FCC wants to carve out a fast lane for those who can afford it, is this the end of Net Neutrality, or are we all over reacting? We’ll analyze the situation. Pro-Russian militants overtake more Ukraine Government buildings, and the new government is…
55: Unraveling Ukraine | Unfilter 94
Apr 23, 2014 • 43 min
Unrest in Ukraine likely backed by Moscow is boiling up to critical levels this week. We’ll discuss how we are one drunken gun fight away from US and Russian troops in a full confrontation. Plus Snowden confronts Putin about spying, a weed propaganda…
54: The Clapper Flipflop | Unfilter 93
Apr 17, 2014 • 66 min
The NSA admits they’ve been intercepting US communications, the situation in Ukraine is getting very tense, and we’ll update you on many other topics on this unplugged edition of Unfilter!
53: Narrative of Negligence | Unfilter 92
Apr 10, 2014 • 101 min
We update you on several big stories we’ve been following this week in this causal supporter show style edition of Unfilter. Plus our thoughts on Mozilla’s CEO stepping down, XP coming to an end, and more!
52: Obama’s NSA Pivot | Unfilter 91
Mar 27, 2014 • 57 min
Obama is now promising reforms to how the NSA collects phone records, but are the changes as comprehensive as we are being led to believe? We’ll cover some of the big gaps still being left open for the NSA to exploit. Without missing a beat western powers…
51: Cold War 2.0 | Unfilter 90
Mar 20, 2014 • 74 min
Putin’s next move is revealed, showing once again he’s two steps ahead of Obama and the world. But what is his end-game, how far will the US go, and are we witnessing the launch of the next cold war? As Russia digs in, the US doubles down on their…
50: CIA vs Senate | Unfilter 89
Mar 13, 2014 • 59 min
After five years the Senate’s investigation into the Central Intelligence Agencies torture programs has bursted into the light when a massive fight between top Senate officials and the CIA went public in a big way. Taking to the floor, traditionally an…
49: The Ukraine Invasion | Unfilter 88
Mar 6, 2014 • 66 min
Russia and United States are meeting face to face for the first time, since the situation in the Ukraine that they’ve helped create, exploded. The confirmation bias is strong, and all sides are engaged in media fueled war of propaganda to hide the real…
48: Military Budget Bomb | Unfilter 87
Feb 27, 2014 • 57 min
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on Monday proposed shrinking the Army to its smallest size in 74 years, closing bases and reshaping forces to confront future threats like cyberwarfare. Old special interests are digging in and fighting back with everything…
47: Insane In The Ukraine | Unfilter 86
Feb 20, 2014 • 74 min
After three months building pressure the Ukraine is exploding this week, as anti-government protests turn more and more violent. Now the United States and Russia find themselves in a pissing match over who is more just to influence the revolution. The…
46: Death by Metadata | Unfilter 85
Feb 13, 2014 • 62 min
Two topics we’ve been closing following on the Unfilter show, Drone assassinations, and the NSA surveillance programs have intersected this week. We’ll give you the details on how Obama uses the NSA Metadata collection to kill people with drones. Now as…
45: Olympic Fear Games | Unfilter 84
Feb 6, 2014 • 62 min
The Winter Propaganda Games are in full force, ramping up before the actual games begin and the media working in hand with egomaniac politicians would have you believe the Olympics are taking place in the middle of a war zone. Then the GCHQ, the NSA, and…
44: Unfiltering the State of the Union | Unfilter 83
Jan 29, 2014 • 119 min
43: Obama’s NSA Reform Ruse | Unfilter 82
Jan 23, 2014 • 55 min
President Obama has outlined his so called reforms of America’s controversial surveillance tactics. But as expected the reforms are light on real change, and leave many of the worst policies in place and unabated. We’ll dig into the most egregious. Plus:…
42: Neutered Net Neutrality | Unfilter 81
Jan 16, 2014 • 62 min
A major blow was dealt to Net Neutrality when the court struck down the ruling preventing ISPs from abusing their monopolies and prioritizing some traffic over others. However, things might not be as bad as it sounds, we’ll dig in. On Friday Obama is set…
41: Sky “High” Sales | Unfilter 80
Jan 9, 2014 • 72 min
A lot’s happened over our holiday break, we’ll round up the critical revelations in the NSA spying programs, and the major legal challenges the NSA is facing. Then: On January 1st 2014 recreational cannabis stores open their doors in Colorado, and sparked…
40: CBS: The NSA Network | Unfilter 79
Dec 19, 2013 • 66 min
On Monday a secret program authorized by a secret court was, when exposed to the light of day, found to violate American’s rights. A Federal Judge ruled that the NSA’s bulk collection of Americans phone records almost certainly violates the protections of…
39: NSA Wargames | Unfilter 78
Dec 12, 2013 • 92 min
The NSA Spying Scandal is Costing U.S. Tech Giants Billions, and until this week they’ve remained nearly silent, and politely complicent. Now eight of the largest tech companies joined forces to push back against the Government spying policies. Meanwhile…
38: The NSA Justification | Unfilter 77
Dec 5, 2013 • 85 min
Dianne Feinstein and Mike Rogers the supposed chief overseers of the the US intelligence war machine held a joint interview over the weekend that gives us new insights into the rampant paranoia and circular logic that dominates their thinking and enables…
37: JFK: 50 Years Later | Unfilter 76
Nov 21, 2013 • 78 min
50 years ago this week John F. Kennedy, the 35th President of the United States, was assassinated. Creating one of America’s most famous conspiracies, and for good reasons. We’ll put this tragic event into some historical context, and examine the less…
36: Down with TPP | Unfilter 75
Nov 14, 2013 • 59 min
A Pivotal section of the Trans-Pacific Partnership has been revealed by Wikileaks, today. Shrouded in secrecy from the beginning some say the TPP would threaten access to information, the Internet, and cultural works. One thing is for sure, the world…
35: Das Snowden | Unfilter 74
Nov 7, 2013 • 63 min
Weeks after the first major NSA revelations so many questions remain, but some facts are clear. The world is a surveillance state. Now their corporate allies in crime publicly lash out to distance themselves from the scandal. The conversation is in…
34: NSA vs The World | Unfilter 73
Oct 30, 2013 • 61 min
While Obama signals that surveillance reforms could be on the way, the heads of national spying apparatus took to the hill to defend their spying on world leaders, claiming it’s no big deal, everyone does it. But the strong reactions around the world and…
33: Drone Crimes | Unfilter 72
Oct 24, 2013 • 55 min
Two major reports landed this Tuesday that outline the evidence of war crimes committed by the United States, using Drones. Both reports involved a staggering amount of on the ground data collection, and the timing of the release is no coincidence, we’ll…
32: Kicking the Can | Unfilter 71
Oct 17, 2013 • 75 min
The United States of America is licking her wounds from another self-inflicted crisis. While lawmakers pretend to save the day with a last minute deal, we’ll discuss the big picture and ask if real long term damage has been done. Then: 7 High Ranking…
30: Shutdown Shenanigans | Unfilter 69
Oct 3, 2013 • 93 min
The rampant disfunction of US Government has triggered a partial shutdown for the first time in 17 years after congress failed to break a partisan deadlock. But is the Shutdown a scam? Can tea party members force Obama to neuter his signature legislation…
29: It’s the Stupid Economy | Unfilter 68
Sep 26, 2013 • 69 min
This week marked the five-year anniversary of the collapse of Lehman Brothers investment bank, which triggered the largest financial crisis since the Great Depression. And it also marked second anniversary of the start of Occupy Wall Street. And while the…
28: Gaming is to Blame | Unfilter 67
Sep 19, 2013 • 87 min
Another mass shooting grabs the attention of the nation, and while the essential details of the story are yet to emerge, the media has already cast their villain, video games. In their quest to demonize their #1 competition, they once again rob the people…
27: Russia to the Rescue | Unfilter 66
Sep 12, 2013 • 57 min
Russia’s president Vladimir Putin has silenced America’s war drums, at least for now. While special interests continue to push for war, American’s have awoken from their industrial media induced commas and taken to the streets. We’ll cover the mounting…
26: Why so Syria | Unfilter 65
Sep 5, 2013 • 71 min
After an abrupt change of course President Obama’s plan to bomb Syria has won key congressional support, as lawmakers prepare to authorize America’s new war, we’ll blow past the patriotic platitudes and superficial reasons for the conflict and call out…
25: 75% of the Internet | Unfilter 64
Aug 22, 2013 • 62 min
Declassified documents today reveal the NSA has intentionally abused their surveillance program, and retained data on US citizens despite a court order. All this as more details emerge about how the NSA collects nearly 75% of all US Internet traffic David…
24: Gupta: Weed Hypocrisy | Unfilter 63
Aug 15, 2013 • 82 min
The War on Drugs has never looked more antiquated after receiving a major blow in public opinion, and by the Justice Department. And while the nation moves forward on the issue, ground zero of Cannabis legalization takes a step backward. We’ll reflect on…
23: Convenient Emergency | Unfilter 62
Aug 8, 2013 • 103 min
Terror ALERT! The Obama Administration claims to have intercepted significant chatter warning them to an impending attack from terrorist. Forcing the US to shutter nearly two dozen diplomatic posts and evacuate personnel around the world. The convenient…
22: In NSA We Trust | Unfilter 61
Aug 1, 2013 • 93 min
A diagram that literally puts the NSA’s world wide spying system on the map has been exposed in a newly released presentation giving us a better picture of the surveillance system that is said to hold a three day buffer of the Internet. We’ll dig deep…
21: Detroit Out of Gas | Unfilter 60
Jul 25, 2013 • 81 min
The Obama Administration has doubled their efforts to protect and defend the NSA’s massive surveillance programs, launching a four star campaign publicly and behind closed doors to derail initiatives to neuter the NSA’s spying apparatus. We’ll share the…
20: The Zimmerman Distraction | Unfilter 59
Jul 18, 2013 • 92 min
We’ll push past the distractions and focus on the important events. During an interview this week NSA Whistleblower Russ Tice claims to have held the orders in his hands to wiretap top government officials, today the NSA Admits It Analyzes more people’s…
19: Standing with Ed | Unfilter 58
Jul 11, 2013 • 87 min
New leaks give us a better picture of how the NSA vacuums up your Internet traffic, and leverages their relationships with telecom companies to take what they want. Then Latin America stands with Edward Snowden as multiple offers of asylum come in, we’ll…
18: Obama Is Afraid Of You | Unfilter 57
Jul 3, 2013 • 77 min
Obama shrugged him off, calling him some 29 year old hacker. But this week the Administrations actions spoke louder than their words. Their hunt for Edward Snowden intensifies as they twist the arm of Vladimir Putin, ground the jet of the Bolivian…
17: From Russia with Love | Unfilter 56
Jun 27, 2013 • 89 min
Edward Snowden dominates the mainstream headlines, as he makes his escape from Hong Kong. We’ll reflect on their continued character assassination and arm you with the critical thinking you’ll need to form your own opinions on his motivations. Warrantless…
16: Snowden is Snowed Under | Unfilter 55
Jun 20, 2013 • 90 min
In the wake of the NSA leaks we’re being told to trust the government with our simple data, it’s the leaker we need to worry about. Edward Snowden takes to the web to defend his name, while the top officials in US intelligence answer softball questions…
15: The NSA PRISM | Unfilter 54
Jun 13, 2013 • 72 min
A series of leaks have blown the lid of the NSA’s massive surveillance dragnet of the Internet forcing the Federal Government to come clean to the world. We’ll dig into the new revelations, how this could be technically be done, and then we’ll expose the…
14: FBI Wants a Backdoor | Unfilter 53
Jun 6, 2013 • 54 min
The FBI has started their campaign to make the Internet wiretap friendly which proposes backdoors built into all network services, using existing laws on the books, we’ll break it down. The Gun Control Debate has pivoted from the utility of high capacity…
13: China Loves to Cyber | Unfilter 52
May 30, 2013 • 65 min
Chinese hackers have gained access to the designs of major U.S. weapons systems, a new report claimed on Monday. But we have a few questions about the timing of this announcement, and how it fits into the bigger picture. And the “March Against Monsanto”…
12: Tap That Journalist | Unfilter 51
May 23, 2013 • 75 min
The DOJ’s investigations into journalists has expanded, who is the target, and how far is the US government willing to go? We dig into the details. Ripped apart from a massive tornado Moore Oklahoma, begins their recovery. The media on the other hand has…
11: IRS Party Crashers | Unfilter 50
May 16, 2013 • 42 min
The IRS has admitted it was targeting conservative groups with thug style politics. And the Associated Press has just discovered the Justice Department has been monitoring their phones for two months, as the president of the A.P stated this now provides…
10: NRA 2.0 | Unfilter 49
May 9, 2013 • 81 min
New and aggressive lines in the battle for gun control have been drawn, and all sides of the debate claim the next battle will be bigger than ever, but we’re just a little skeptical. Plus: Kidnapping brothers in Cleveland, air strikes in Syria, and a new…
9: Bags of Cash | Unfilter 48
May 2, 2013 • 72 min
The CIA has been caught delivering bags of money to the Afghanistan President for years. All in an effort to fuel corruption, and we suspect much more. We’ll share the details. The Assad Regime has crossed Obama’s Red Line, wait maybe not… Chemical…
8: Big Brother Boston | Unfilter 47
Apr 25, 2013 • 72 min
The surviving Boston Bomber has been caught, the story and methods used for his capture, will be our focus tonight. How much known before the attacks? Why experts are saying they couldn’t have worked alone, and who was that naked man? We’ll do our best to…
7: Boston Bomb Job | Unfilter 46
Apr 18, 2013 • 68 min
We cover and analyze the Boston Bombings, take a critical look at the media’s horrendous coverage and breakdown a few of the common conspiracies. Plus: Letters sent to a Mississippi senator and President Obama tested positive for Ricin, adding to state of…
6: Pipeline Problems | Unfilter 45
Apr 10, 2013 • 67 min
22 homes were evacuated in the state of Arkansas after a portion of an oil pipeline burst leaving tar sand crude oil oozing through the streets. This comes at a critical time for the decision to move ahead with the Keystone XL pipeline. Then it was once…
5: Little Boy Un | Unfilter 44
Apr 2, 2013 • 69 min
Rhetoric coming from North Korea reached new levels. Prompting the US to respond with a show of force. We’ll look at the real risk from North Korea, and their possible motivations. Plus how the outrageous Monsanto Protection Act got signed into law,…
4: Cyprus Gone Wild | Unfilter 43
Mar 28, 2013 • 66 min
In just the last week the situation in Cyprus has gone from outrageous to disastrous. We’ll break it down, and discuss the impacts the world changing event could have on the global economy. And – Did you know the Internet is currently undergoing the…
3: Dick’s War | Unfilter 42
Mar 21, 2013 • 97 min
Its been 10 years since the invasion of Iraq, armed with a new study, and a revealing documentary of Dick Cheney we’ll look back at the scandals and lies that led the the 2003 invasion of Iraq. We’ll look back at the individuals, the scandals, and the…
2: Internet Insecurities | Unfilter 41
Mar 14, 2013 • 67 min
U.S. intelligence officials claim Cyber-attacks and cyber-espionage pose a greater potential danger to U.S. national security than Al Qaeda and other terrorist groups. We go after these claims. On Tuesday the Freedom of the Press Foundation published…
1: Crushing Cannabis | Unfilter 40
Mar 7, 2013 • 76 min
A well organized effort is underway by nine former DEA chiefs and big pharma to stop the spread of Cannabis legalization. We’ll break down their argument, and analyze the talking points from the front lines. Plus we’ll look at the real fallout from the…