Charles Sykes was a contributing editor at the Weekly Standard, the host of the magazine’s Daily Standard podcast, and an NBC/MSNBC contributor. He is an outspoken critic of the Trump Administration and of what he calls the conservative “alternative reality” media.
September 17th, 2019 | 34 mins 13 secs
brett kavanaugh, confirmation, iran, john bolton, judiciary committee, noah rothman, obama, sean spicer, senate, trump
On today's Bulwark podcast, Commentary's Noah Rothman joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss "The Rothman Doctrine" because when it comes to Brett Kavanaugh, there are no truths, only narratives.
September 16th, 2019 | 25 mins 47 secs
beto o'rourke, brett kavanaugh, donald trump, elizabeth warren, gun control, iran, joe biden, rick wilson, saudi arabia
On today's Bulwark podcast, Rick Wilson joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss Beto O'Rourke's cynical gun control fantasy, and how it will impact those who have a chance of being President and down the ballot.
September 13th, 2019 | 44 mins 44 secs
2020, biden, debate, dnc, dynasty, ivanka, trump
On today's Bulwark Podcast, McKay Coppins from The Atlantic joins host Charlie Sykes to breakdown Thursday's Democratic debate, and his recent Atlantic cover story "The Heir" about the fight for the future of the Trump dynasty.
September 12th, 2019 | 37 mins 17 secs
On today's Bulwark podcast, Lawfare's Benjamin Wittes joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss the House Judiciary Committee's impeachment inquiry.
September 11th, 2019 | 52 mins 18 secs
catholicism, cua, david french, illiberalism, integralism, jerry fallwell jr, john bolton, public access
On today's Bulwark Podcast, National Review's David French joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss the "Melee at CUA" and the problems of conservative illiberalism.
September 10th, 2019 | 40 mins 3 secs
2016, donald trump, reality tv, tv
On today's Bulwark Podcast, James Poniewozik joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss his new book: "Audience of One: Donald Trump, Television, and the Fracturing of America."
September 9th, 2019 | 23 mins 16 secs
camp david, house oversight, layovers, scotland, taliban, trump, turnberry, usaf
On today's Bulwark podcast, Politico's Natasha Bertrand joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss her story about Air Force layovers in Scotland with personnel staying at President Trump's Turnberry resort.
September 6th, 2019 | 45 mins 29 secs
2020, bill weld, david french, donald trump, gnd, green bay packers, green new deal, joe walsh, mark sanford, middle east, mike pompeo, sharpiegate, sohrab ahmari, taliban
Stephen F. Hayes joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss the Packers, Sharpiegate, the French/Ahmari debate, and Pompeo's concern with the Taliban deal.
September 5th, 2019 | 51 mins 35 secs
climate debate, donald trump, grift, ireland, mike pence, sharpiegate, wall
On today's Bulwark Podcast, Tim Miller joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss his recent story on the Trump & Pence Ireland grift.
September 4th, 2019 | 55 mins 1 sec
2020, bernie sanders, boris johnson, brexit, democrats, donald trump, expertise, jim mattis, joe walsh
On today's Bulwark Podcast, Tom Nichols joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss Brexit and Boris Johnson, Jim Mattis and President Trump, the enemy-of-my-enemy principle, and a response to the critical item on him in National Review.
September 3rd, 2019 | 45 mins 22 secs
2020, democrats, dol, donald trump, golf, gun control, ireland, joe walsh, pence, sarcasm, trade war
Jim Swift and Andrew Egger look back on some of the big stories of the summer, from President Trump's increasingly scorched-earth trade war tactics to 2020 Democrats' race to the left on gun control to the question of presidential candidate Woke Joe Walsh.
August 30th, 2019 | 44 mins 56 secs
2020, debates, democrats, donald trump, jd vance, jim mattis, joe biden, joe walsh, primaries, washington post
Josh Kraushaar joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss the 2020 election thunderdome election, the forthcoming debates, Joe Biden's fake story, Joe Walsh, Jim Mattis, and J.D. Vance.
August 29th, 2019 | 50 mins 39 secs
china, donald trump, economics, trade war
Scott Lincicome joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss the latest with President Trump's ongoing trade war.
August 28th, 2019 | 36 mins 25 secs
2020, bill weld, deficit, donald trump, environment, first 100 days, joe walsh, john kasich
Bill Weld joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss his 2020 bid, the entrance of fellow primary challenger Joe Walsh, who might also join the fray, and his plan for the first 100 days should become President.
August 27th, 2019 | 41 mins 48 secs
2020, democrats, donald trump, joe biden, polling, republicans, senate, texas
On today's Bulwark Podcast, David Byler from the Washington Post joins host Charlie Sykes to break down the 2020 polling.
August 26th, 2019 | 41 mins 15 secs
2020, 25th amendment, china, cold war, company threats, emergency powers, fear, gaffes, greenland, hurricanes, iceland, legislation, nuclear weapons, tariffs, unplugging
Lawfare's David Priess joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss unplugging from the news for a week and what it's like to plug back in, the history of emergency powers and the Cold War, the 25th Amendment and bad judgement, and a look at the 2020 race, gaffes and flubbing.