Laurie Calhoun returns to the show to discuss her article “A MAD Heist” and Chapter 6 (Real Leaders) of her book “War and Delusion.” In so doing, we dissect the insanity of the West’s Ukraine policy from a critical lens, focusing on the psychology and underlying schools of thought behind each side’s policies and how this relates to public reaction to the conflict and its fallout.

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Show Notes:

Laurie’s Author Libertarian Institute Author Page

We Kill Because We Can: From Soldiering to Assassination in the Drone Age

War and Delusion

Laurie’s Blog: The Drone Age

Laurie’s Twitter

My Interview on the Scott Horton Show

By Patrick MacFarlane

Patrick MacFarlane is the Justin Raimondo Fellow at the Libertarian Institute where he advocates a noninterventionist foreign policy. He is a Wisconsin attorney in private practice. He is the host of the Liberty Weekly Podcast at, where he seeks to expose establishment narratives with well researched documentary-style content and insightful guest interviews. His work has appeared on,, and Zerohedge. He may be reached at

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