Sept. 17, 2023
This episode reveals that Marxism-Leninism in China is based on Stalin’s brand of communism that was embraced by Mao, who combined it with the classical Chinese dynasty system. Under Mao, enemies within the Chinese Communist Party and outside it were dealt with ruthlessly under the dictim “I live, you die.” This version of Chinese communism is now being revived by Xi Jinping, a true believer in Stalinism and Maoism. The counterproposal section addresses the need for a new God-centered worldview as a solution to both communism and secular humanism. The news portion discusses proposed legislation that would teach the realities of communism in middle and high schools. The interview is with a remarkable American woman, Xi Van Fleet, a survivor of the Cultural Revolution who talks about her forthcoming book, Mao’s America. This is an important podcast that is must listening.
Aug. 31, 2023
The latest episode of the VOC podcast reveals that the Communist Party USA, once a Moscow appendage, is now aligned with the Chinese Communist Party, increasing the danger that Beijing will succeed in its long-term goal of replacing the democratic and free market system in America with a communist dictatorship of the proletariat. The counterproposal examines the Chinese communist worldview and what’s needed to counter it. The news portion looks at the CCP development of artificial intelligence rooted in Marxism-Leninism. Encounter Books publisher Roger Kimball expounds on the fallacies of Marxism based on the great Polish philosopher Leszek Kowlakowski. A must hear episode.
Aug. 14, 2023
Those who argue China is not really communist, that its system is covertly capitalist, are wrong. The latest episode does a deep dive into the Chinese Communist Party constitution, the governing document for the party-state in China. It spells out in great detail the role of Marxism-Leninism for the ruling CCP. The opening paragraph is clear: The Party’s “highest ideal and ultimate goal is the realization of communism.” The counterproposal section highlights Western naivete about communism that has produced widespread ignorance of Marxism-Leninism and its offshoots. The news portion examines China’s military development of brain warfare weaponry. For the interview, hear from John Lenczowski, an expert on communism and founder of the Institute of World Politics. Lenczowski was one of the key players in the Reagan administration who helped defeat Soviet communism. Today, he has developed a concrete strategy to impose a similar defeat on Chinese communism. This episode is must-listening!
July 18, 2023
New Left radicals of the 1970s changed course under the influence of Marxist academic Herbert Marcuse. The result: A decades-long program of subversion known as the Long March through the institutions of America that spread Marxist ideology into universities and ultimately government. The goal is to bring about a communist revolution in America. The counterproposal section addresses the fallacies of Marxist materialism and the news section looks at a future plan to restrict Chinese communists from entering the U.S. The interview is with Cheryl Chumley, Washington Times writer and author of “Lockdown: The Socialist Plan to Take Away Your Freedom.”
July 7, 2023
Chinese communist leaders from Mao Zedong to Xi Jinping all held the same belief in the destructive ideology of Marxism-Leninism with Chinese characteristics. Once focused on imposing the ideology on China’s 1.4 billion people, Xi is now expanding the reach of Chinese communism worldwide as part of a drive to achieve global supremacy — a goal that includes first weakening and ultimately destroying the United States as the leader of the free, democratic world. The counterproposal calls for a new movement to not just defeat communism ideologically but offer real solutions to the problems communism falsely claims to solve. The news portion looks at the latest belligerent warnings from Xi Jinping to his political military forces to prepare for war. The interview portion includes a fascinating discussion with China expert Gordon Chang.
June 21, 2023
The Democratic Socialists of America is the largest socialist organization in the country with a membership of 90,000 and contains several Marxist-Leninist factions. These communist subgroups announced detailed plans to take over the party and use it for advancing a communist revolution in the United States. The counterproposal section continues to present a unique Judeo-Christian solution to communism. The news portion explores the devastating communist genocide in Cambodia that killed 2 million people. The interview portion hears from C. Bradley Thompson, a Clemson University professor and expert on Marxism who discusses the alarming trend of young people warming to Marxist ideology. An important episode you need to hear.
June 6, 2023
Chinese supreme leader Xi Jinping recently launched a Maoist-style mass ideological campaign dubbed “research and investigation” to promote communism and shift the domestic and international focus away from his failed policies. The counterproposal examines a powerful spiritual alternative to communism and the news portion explores how China’s communist regime continues to try and hide its crimes of using military force in killing thousands of unarmed pro-democracy protesters in Beijing in June 1989. My interview is with former White House Deputy National Security Adviser Matt Pottinger who discussed the rise of communist ideology under Xi.
May 19, 2023
Marxist revolutionaries are advancing on all fronts in their effort to foment revolution in the United States. Their goal is to radically transform the American political and social system through woke policies that are antithetical to the American way of life. The counterproposal section looks at the roots of the American Revolution which are based on freedom of religious worship, in contrast to the anti-religious sentiment of the French Revolution around the same time that produced a reign of terror. The news section takes a look at how artificial intelligence could be used as a tool by communists and Marxists to promote their ideology. For, the interview portion, I spoke with former FBI agent John Guandolo, president of Understanding the Threat, who issues a warning that Marxists are preparing for a new round of violent protests in the U.S. Must listening!
May 5, 2023
Chinese communist founder Mao Zedong utilized elements of Chinese philosophy to fool people in China into supporting his Marxist-Leninist revolution. The counterproposal section continues explaining the Victory Over Communism worldview, a unique Judeo-Christian truth designed to expose the fallacies of communism. The news section looks at the Chinese political police crackdown on Americans in China and the interview portion includes excerpts of a 2020 speech by then-Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on the China threat. Must listening!
April 16, 2023
The radical ideology of transgender Marxism is posing a new threat to security amid growing incidents of violence. The counterproposal section shows how communism’s historical material failed to understand the dual nature of humans, both physical and spiritual. The news portion explores Marxism’s targeting of the family for destruction, and the interview is with William Lay who helped develop the VOC worldview.
March 22, 2023
Chinese Supreme Leader Xi Jinping announced plans for a new initiative to promote Marxism-Leninism with Chinese characteristics for a new era. This episode explores Chinese communist goals to achieve global dominance. The counterproposal looks at the true nature of human beings and the news portion discusses the Defense Intelligence Agency’s assessment of Chinese strategy and ideology. The interview section talks with China affairs expert Bradley Thayer who discusses the ideological threat posed by China’s brand of communism.
March 7, 2023
Riots during the summer of 2020 saw radical leftists tearing down statues of American leaders and later produced alarming imposition of Marxist woke policies throughout the country. These actions were not a spontaneous outpouring against injustice. They were the direct result of a carefully-cultivated Marxist strategy of rage to overturn the democratic system and impose a communist system in its place. The counterproposal section continues highlighting facts and truth behind the problems plaguing society today. They do not emanate from an economic system. World problems are rooted much deeper in spiritual shortcomings. The episode’s news section looks at woke ideology and efforts by some Republicans in Congress to halt the imposition of radical policies and programs. The interview portion features New Left radical-turned freedom fighter David Horowitz.
February 17, 2023
China’s Communist Party excels at using lies and deception in advancing the cause of Marxism-Leninism with Chinese characteristics. This episode delves into how the CCP obscured its spy balloon mission over the United States through the use of lies and deception. The counterproposal continues exploring a unique God-centered solution to the problems communism will never solve. The news portion looks at how China’s communist system is fragile and facing mounting opposition from the Chinese people, the majority of whom despise the corrupt CCP. The interview is with Miles Yu, former State Department policy planning official on China and the foremost American expert on Chinese communist ideology.
Jan. 27, 2023
Antifa is a violent Marxist-anarchist group that is seeking to destroy the U.S. capitalist system in replace it with a Marxist-Leninist regime. The group rose to prominence during the riots in the summer of 2020 and appeared to go silent after the election of Joe Biden as president. Antifa recently launched a new violent protest in Atlanta that appears to be the beginning of a new campaign timed to the presidential elections in 2024. The counterproposal section continues to expose the fallacy of communist historical materialism and offers a Jude0-Christian explanation of God’s Providence of History. The news section explores the arrested Antifa members in Atlanta and the interview is with Thomas Ward, man expert on a spiritual-based critique and counterproposal of communism.
Jan. 10, 2023
Chinese Supreme Leader Xi Jinping is reviving communism in China through his variant called Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era — the new era being China’s drive to achieve global supremacy and to replace the free and open democratic system with a communist one. A deep dive into the new Chinese communism. The counterproposal section shows why a central tenet of Marxism — historical materialism is false. The news section highlights the defection of a senior Chinese communist ideologue, Cai Xia. The interview portion talks to retired Navy Capt. Jim Fanell, former director of Pacific Fleet intelligence who reveals how the PLA is motivated by communist ideology and how the U.S. needs to better prepare for a conflict with China over Taiwan.
Dec 23, 2022
American Marxists and their progressive allies for decades have been promoting “hate America” narratives on college and university campuses. Their efforts have sought to produce large numbers of radicals and revolutionaries who can enter the workplace and promote socialism and ultimately communism. The counterproposal section explains how God-centered cooperation is the true path to progress and development contrary to the false claims of Marxist dialects that asserts conflict as a core law of the universe. The news section examines how Marxists are using speech prohibitions to promote their ideology. The interview is with Joshua Muravchik, a renowned expert on socialism and communism.
Dec 1, 2022
The Chinese Communist Party’s ideological campaign against the pandemic is the focus of this episode. It explores how lockdowns, forced quarantines, testing and ruthless implementation of the CCP’s zero covid program have produced the most significant mass protests against hated communist rule in decades. The counterproposal section continues with a unique Judeo-Christian approach to countering Marxism-Leninism, and the news section goes into detail on the recent pro-freedom protests throughout China. For the interview, I was joined by Jason Loftus, writer and director of a new documentary film, Eternal Spring, that highlights Chinese repression against the spiritual group Falun Gong and other religious believers.
Nov. 11, 2022
This episode explores American Marxists’ exploitation of woke ideology to advance a revolutionary agenda of replacing the U.S. system with a socialist and ultimately communist one. The counterproposal section examines a unique Judeo-Christian approach to countering Marxism-Leninism, and the news section discusses the current government agenda for woke ideology and how it is being incorporated into both domestic and international policy. For the interview, I spoke with Larry Sand, a former schoolteacher who is pushing back against leftist and radical teacher’s unions.
Oct. 29, 2022
This episode discusses how Chinese Communist Party leader Xi Jinping revealed during his speech to the 20th Party Congress that he is rejuvenating — not the Chinese nation — but the false ideology of Marxism-Leninism with Chinese characteristics that is now expanding beyond China to seek domination of the entire world. The VOC worldview counterproposal section provides a common sense approach to understanding the Creator, the key to effectively countering Marxist-Leninist ideology. The news section addresses the growing danger of a conflict between the United States and China over Taiwan. The interview portion is with Bradley Thayer, director of China policy at the Center for Security Policy and co-author of the book, Understanding the China Threat.
Oct. 6, 2022
Maoism is the unique ideology of Chinese communism known as Marxism-Leninism with Chinese characteristics. This episode reveals that the American Marxists behind the riots of the summer of 2020 were carrying out the strategy of Maoism in the West similar to the Cultural Revolution in China. The counterproposal section provides an important discussion of the existence of God and how advances in science, contrary to the claims of Marxist philosophers, are leading science to an understanding of the nature of the First Cause of the universe. The news section covers how American Marxists are divided over how the political left in the United States should respond to Beijing’s genocide in western China, the snuffing out of democracy in Hong Kong, and heightened tensions over Taiwan could lead to war in the near future. The interview portion talks with the authors of The Strategy of Maoism, David Martin Jones and MLR Smith, professors of war studies at Kings College in London.
Sept. 22, 2022
This episode explains how the Chinese Communist Party falsely claims to represent China’s 1.4 billion people, one of the most significant lies and deceptions that is based on the ideology of Marxism-Leninism with Chinese characteristics. In the counterproposal section, I examine the fundamental tenets of Marxist philosophy – its atheist nature and why it is wrong. The solution to confronting communist ideology is understanding clearly the nature of God and His plan for the world. The news section discusses the leak of thousands of internal Chinese documents and photographs from internal police networks in western Xinjiang Province. The Xinjiang police files confirm in great detail how the Chinese Communist Party is engaged in a brutal genocide against ethnic Uyghurs and other minorities. The interview portion is a talk with Ambassador Andrew Bremberg, president and CEO of the Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation about the opening of the foundation’s new museum dedicated to exposing the horrors of communism around the world.
Sept. 7, 2022
This episode explains how the Chinese Communist Party falsely claims to represent China’s 1.4 billion people, one of the most significant lies and deceptions that is based on the ideology of Marxism-Leninism with Chinese characteristics. The counterproposal section looks at the root cause of struggle. It is not class struggle as communists assert. The origin of our current problems can be found in the spiritual struggle between good and evil. The news portion highlights the recent opening of the Victims of Communism museum in Washington and for the interview portion, I talk with former Space Force Lt. Col. Matthew Lohmeier, who courageously sacrificed his career to expose the growing ideological danger of Marxism and radicalism inside the U.S. military.
Aug. 20, 2022
Chinese communist ideology is the basis for the policies and actions of the government of China and contrary to Beijing propaganda is a false ideology that has not brought prosperity to the Chinese people. The counterproposal portion presents a unique and new understanding of the nature of God — the key to countering atheistic communism and its derivatives. The news section looks at the Chinese military’s dangerous war games surrounding Taiwan that included the launch of nearly a dozen missiles that impacted in waters around the democratic island state. The interview: Retired Navy Capt. Stu Sverk, an expert on Chinese communism, explains how Chinese communism poses a danger to freedom and democracy.
Aug. 8, 2022
The latest episode of my podcast looks at how Marxists in the United States deceive the public about their views, calling themselves progressives, Democratic Socialists, social justice activists and other terms. The counterproposal section examines how humans lost the understanding of the deepest aspect of their nature, the spiritual aspect. The news portion looks at the Biden administration and Marxism, including the nomination of a Marxist to be the comptroller of the currency, and several exchanges between senior administration officials and Chinese Communist Party officials where the U.S. officials agreed not to undermine China’s despised Marxist-Leninist system. The interview portion of the podcast includes a segment with the great commentator Mark Levin, author of the book American Marxism.
July 19, 2022
Chinese Communist Party supreme leader Xi Jinping and his role in revitalizing and expanding communist ideology in China are the topics of this episode. Xi emerged since 2013 as having more power than Mao Zedong, considered one of the most notorious mass murders in history. The counterproposal section examines the need to clearly understand the nature of God in countering atheistic communism. The news portion of the podcast looks at an internal CCP document called Document Nine and how former communists have helped educate the world about totalitarian ideologies. The interview portion includes a discussion with David Stilwell, former assistant secretary of state for East Asian and Pacific Affairs and a former military attache in Beijing.
June 17, 2022
In this podcast, I discuss woke-ism and political correctness and their exploitation by American Marxists to weaken the free and democratic system. The counterproposal section addresses the core evil of communism and offers a solution to communist and Marxist ideologies. The news section looks at the recent controversy over remarks by a Washington Commanders coach and the recall in San Francisco of the Marxist attorney general. The interview is with Dr. Thomas Ward, professor at the Unification Theological Seminary, on Marxism-Leninism and the need for a faith-based counterproposal to communism along with a discussion of the roots of the current crisis in America involving secular humanists driving God out of all institutions
May 31, 2022
This episode examines Chinese high-technology repression through mass surveillance and social credit scoring. The podcast is in four parts about 15 minutes each. The first section drills down on how China is developing a totalitarian control system for use within China that eventually will be exported as part of the Chinese Communist Party’s plan to achieve global supremacy and replace the free and open U.S.-led international system. Part 2 is the counterproposal section that looks at the United States’ key role as the leading Judeo-Christian power that must assume responsibility for preventing a global communist takeover. The news section is my discussion of Secretary of State Antony Blinken’s recent speech announcing the Biden administration’s new policy toward China which is flawed by Blinken’s announcement that the United States would not seek to replace the communist system. The interview section replays a portion of a key speech on Chinese communist ideology by Robert C. O’Brien, who was White House national security adviser in the Trump administration.
May 16, 2022
This podcast examines American Marxism and its designs for a radical transformation of the United States and offers a faith-based counterproposal. The news section looks at the Supreme Court unauthorized disclosure. Interview: Heritage Foundation’s Mike Gonzalez on his book: BLM: The Making of New Marxist Revolution.
April 22, 2022
This episode examines the history of Chinese communism and its rise; the quasi-religious nature of communism, and how the solution to countering the ideology of communism lies in understanding the nature of God. The news portion discusses the brutality of Chinese communism on display in the anti-virus lockdown in Shanghai and other Chinese cities. The interview is with Miles Yu, former State Department policy planning official in charge of China policy and one of the most important Chana hands in the world.
April 5, 2022
Inaugural podcast of Victory Over Communism with Bill Gertz, an award-winning national security journalist and best-selling author. The podcast series makes the case against Marxism-Leninism with Chinese characteristics, and American Marxism and then offers a unique, faith-based counterproposal to destructive ideologies. Hour-long podcasts are posted every two weeks.