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.
July 18th, 2019 | 33 mins 43 secs
2016, 2020, civil war, donald trump, gop, party fighting, paul ryan, republicans
Tim Alberta joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss his new book: "American Carnage: On the Front Lines of the Republican Civil War and the Rise of President Trump."
July 17th, 2019 | 39 mins 20 secs
beto o'rourke, donald trump, mark sanford, nancy pelosi, racism, the squad, tweets, twitter
Josh Kraushaar joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss the conservative / liberal culture clash playing out between President Trump, Speaker Pelosi, and The Squad.
July 16th, 2019 | 32 mins 23 secs
2020, apollo 11, blue bubble, democrats, donald trump, flight 93, racism, twitter, wimbledon
Bill Kristol joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss Trump's racist tweetstorm, the method to the madness of his extreme rhetoric going into 2020, and how the Democrats are responding. Plus, Wimbeldon and Apollo 11.
July 15th, 2019 | 47 mins 28 secs
conservatism, jane coaston, the right, trump
Vox's Jane Coaston joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss the state of the American right in the age of Trump.
July 12th, 2019 | 42 mins 14 secs
claremont institute, jack posobiec, nationalism, paul ryan, robert mueller, social conservatism, social media summit, technology, tucker carlson
On today's Bulwark podcast, Mona Charen and Gabriel Schoenfeld join host Charlie Sykes to discuss the growth of a new nationalism in the Republican party.
July 11th, 2019 | 35 mins 51 secs
break up, left, megan rapinoe, never trump
On today's Bulwark podcast, Bulwark publisher Sarah Longwell joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss her recent piece "The Breakup" and the Megan Rapinoe-Trump controversy.
July 10th, 2019 | 33 mins 14 secs
ambassador, bill barr, emoluments, kim darroch, mueller, russia, seth rich, united kingdom
Benjamin Wittes joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss the upcoming Mueller hearing, the recent reporting about Russia's involvement promoting the Seth Rich conspiracy, the resignation of Ambassador Kim Darroch, and the future of the emoluments clause.
July 9th, 2019 | 36 mins 36 secs
2020, cnn, donald trump, jim acosta, press corps, robert mueller, sarah sanders, the press, white house
Jim Acosta joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss his new book "The Enemy of the People: A Dangerous Time to Tell the Truth in America", the state of the White House press corps, the 2020 elections, and the coming Mueller hearing.
July 8th, 2019 | 41 mins 21 secs
4th of july, donald trump, jeffrey epstein, justin amash, soccer
Andrew Egger and Jim Swift join host Charlie Sykes to discuss the Fourth of July fanfare on the mall, Justin Amash going rogue, the arrest of Jeffrey Epstein, and the USWNT win.
July 5th, 2019 | 25 mins 7 secs
books, constitution, history, kim wehle, law
On today's Bulwark Podcast, contributor Kim Wehle joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss her now book: "How to Read the Constitution—and Why."
July 3rd, 2019 | 32 mins 50 secs
Mark Salter joins host Charlie Sykes to talk about his late boss John McCain, President Trump's strange obsession with him, the 2020 Democratic primaries so far, whether or not "win at all politics" is here to stay, and a look back at what the heck happened to Sarah Palin.
July 2nd, 2019 | 50 mins 16 secs
busing, colin kaepernick, democratic debates, democrats, doug ducey, fireworks, ivanka, joe biden, july 4, medicare for all, megacast, never trump, nike, obamacare, outrages, parade, soccer, trump, twitter
On today's Bulwark podcast, Bill Kristol and Sarah Longwell join host Charlie Sykes for a megacast to discuss a wide variety of topics.
July 1st, 2019 | 40 mins 27 secs
busing, dnc, donald trump, ivanka trump, kim jong un, north korea
David Jolly joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss the first round of DNC debates, the President's trip to Japan and North Korea, and Ivanka Trump the diplomat.
June 28th, 2019 | 57 mins 52 secs
2020, debates, democrats, dnc, will saletan
On today's Bulwark podcast, Slate's Will Saletan joins host Charlie Sykes to break down last night's blockbuster debate.
June 27th, 2019 | 46 mins 22 secs
2020, debates, democrats, dnc, rick wilson
Rick Wilson joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss Part 1 of the last night's DNC debates.
June 26th, 2019 | 41 mins 6 secs
big tech, border, boycotts, dnc, falwell, free speech, google, gop, maria bartiromo, nra, ted cruz, trump, wayfair
Andrew Egger and Jim Swift join host Charlie Sykes to discuss Trump's twitter tirade, his rant on Fox Business, the coming Democratic debates, the chaos at the NRA, the GOP and big tech, the Fallwell / Moore feud, and the Wayfair boycott.