The Bulwark Podcast

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

441 episodes of The Bulwark Podcast since the first episode, which aired on December 21st, 2018.

  • Bill Kristol on RBG and What is to Be Done

    September 25th, 2020  |  42 mins 21 secs
    2020, donald trump, election interference, elections, george bush, joe biden, olivia troye, ruth bader ginsburg

    On today's Bulwark Podcast, Bill Kristol joins Charlie Sykes to discuss the death of RBG, the 2020 elections, and what can be done as President Trump drags us closer to crisis.

  • Josh Kraushaar: Take A Deep Breath

    September 24th, 2020  |  47 mins 3 secs
    2020, biden, chaos, debates, elections, mitch mcconnell, scotus, senate, trump

    On today’s Bulwark Podcast, Josh Kraushaar joins Charlie Sykes to discuss pandemic and political panic, why President Trump thrives on chaos, and what the SCOTUS vacancy might mean for Mitch McConnell and Joe Biden. Plus, a discussion on presidential debate noise.

  • David French on 'Divided We Fall'

    September 23rd, 2020  |  53 mins 34 secs
    david french joins host charlie sykes to discuss his new book: "[divided we fall: america's secession threat and how to restore our nation](https://www.amazon.com/great-american-divorce-country-apart_and/dp/1250201977).", on today's bulwark podcast

    On today's Bulwark Podcast, David French joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss his new book: Divided We Fall: America's Secession Threat and How to Restore Our Nation."

  • Tim Miller on the Tyranny of the Minority

    September 22nd, 2020  |  50 mins 46 secs
    2020, donald trump, elections, mitt romney, nominations, politics, rbg, scotus, senate

    On today's Bulwark Podcast, Tim Miller joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss the death of RBG, Mitt Romney's SCOTUS announcement, grievance and 2020 voters, and how the tyranny of the minority impacts our politics.

  • Amanda Carpenter on Mitch McConnell's Calculation

    September 21st, 2020  |  51 mins 12 secs
    2020, donald trump, elections, joe biden, rbg, scotus

    On today's Bulwark Podcast, Amanda Carpenter joins Charlie Sykes to discuss the death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, and her item on why Mitch McConnell will hold a vote on a replacement before the election.

  • Special Edition: What Happens After RBG?

    September 19th, 2020  |  52 mins 2 secs
    2020, elections, ruth bader ginsburg, supreme court

    On a special edition of The Bulwark Podcast, JVL, Sarah, and Jim join host Charlie Sykes to discuss how the Supreme Court vacancy will impact the 2020 election.

  • JVL on the Biden Townhall and Bulwark+

    September 18th, 2020  |  52 mins 6 secs
    2020, bulwark+, debates, donald trump, joe biden, town hall

    On today's Bulwark Podcast, Jonathan V. Last joins Charlie Sykes to discuss Joe Biden's CNN town hall, how Team Trump sets the Biden bar too low, and what you need to know about Bulwark+.

  • Robert Tracinski on Flight 93 and the Future of the Right

    September 17th, 2020  |  56 mins 31 secs
    biden, conservatism, democrats, elections, flight 93, gop, liberalism, tea party, trump

    On today’s Bulwark Podcast, Robert Tracinski joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss his recent items on the Anti-Flight 93 Election, and the Campus Surveillance State, and what the future of the right might be after Trump.

  • Charlotte Alter on How Conspiracies Are Shaping This Election

    September 16th, 2020  |  47 mins 13 secs
    2020, abc townhall, conspiracy theories, donald trump, elections, joe biden, qanon, undecided voters, wisconsin

    On today's Bulwark Podcast, TIME's Charlotte Alter joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss her recent item on how conspiracies are shaping the election, how social media is fueling "the waterslide to hell" and why chaos is impossible to predict.

  • Jack Goldsmith and Bob Bauer on Reconstructing the Presidency After Trump

    September 15th, 2020  |  43 mins 26 secs
    after trump, bill barr, courts, doj, emergency powers, independence, justice, law, statutory reforms, unitary executive

    On today's Bulwark Podcast, Jack Goldsmith and Bob Bauer join host Charlie Sykes to discuss their new book: "After Trump: Reconstructing the Presidency."

  • S.V. Dáte on Trump, Florida, and the Military

    September 14th, 2020  |  53 mins 15 secs
    2020, covid-19, donald trump, florida, military, nevada, polls, rallies, veterans

    On today's Bulwark Podcast, S.V. Dáte joins Charlie Sykes to discuss President Trump's Nevada rally, his response to the Atlantic story about his alleged comments on American war dead, his relationship with the military, the polls, and the 2020 election.

  • Bill Kristol on Churchill, COVID, and Fate of Conservatism

    September 11th, 2020  |  43 mins 49 secs
    2020, 9/11, bob woodward, churchill, covid-19, elections, joe biden, trump

    On today's Bulwark Podcast, Bill Kristol joins Charlie Sykes to discuss the anniversary of 9/11, Trump's bizarre comparison to Churchill, the 2020 election, and the fate of conservatism.

  • Tim Miller and Tom Ridge on the Woodward Tapes and the Election

    September 10th, 2020  |  1 hr 3 mins
    2020, bob woodward, california, dhs, gop, interviews, journalism, lindsey graham, tapes, tucker carlson, vote by mail, whistleblowers

    On today's Bulwark Podcast, Tim Miller and former Gov. Tom Ridge join Charlie Sykes to discuss the Bob Woodward tapes, the 2020 election, and what our elected officials can do to prepare for an influx of voting by mail.

  • P.J. O'Rourke on a Cry From the Far Middle

    September 9th, 2020  |  47 mins 35 secs
    2020 election, coronavirus, democrats, hl mencken, human nature, politics, rank punditry, republicans, trump

    On today's Bulwark Podcast, P.J. O'Rourke joins Charlie Sykes to discuss his new book: "A Cry from the Far Middle: Dispatches from a Divided Land."

  • Brian Stelter on Fox's Dangerous Distortions

    September 8th, 2020  |  45 mins 58 secs
    brian stelter, coronavirus, donald trump, fox news, journalism, opinions, reporting, shep smith

    On today's Bulwark Podcast, Brian Stelter joins Charlie Sykes to discuss his new book: "Hoax: Donald Trump, Fox News, and the Dangerous Distortion of Truth."

  • Elizabeth Neumann on How Trump Fuels the Fire

    September 4th, 2020  |  48 mins 30 secs
    2020, antifa, charlottesville, domestic terrorism, donald trump, el paso, far right extremism

    On today's Bulwark podcast, Elizabeth Neumann joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss her tenure in President Trump's Department of Homeland Security, and how he often fuels the fire of far right extremism, why she left DHS, and 2020.