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.
April 24th, 2019 | 35 mins 1 sec
On today's Bulwark Podcast, Politico's Natasha Bertrand joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss the range of storylines that didn't make it into the Mueller Report.
April 23rd, 2019 | 55 mins 5 secs
christianity, donald trump, entertainment, mueller report, politics
Jonah Goldberg joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss Game of Thrones, Veep, and politics as a form of entertainment. Plus, the Mueller report, how dissenting is viewed by tribalists, and about his new venture with Steve Hayes.
April 22nd, 2019 | 44 mins 43 secs
benjamin wittes, lawfare, mueller report
Lawfare's Benjamin Wittes joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss his reading diary of the Mueller Report.
April 19th, 2019 | 32 mins 5 secs
William Kristol joins host Charlie Sykes to reflect on the release and reaction to the Mueller report.
April 18th, 2019 | 29 mins 4 secs
Kim Wehle and host Charlie Sykes give their first read of the Mueller Report.
April 17th, 2019 | 43 mins 58 secs
2020, bill weld, donald trump, mueller report, notre dame, pete buttigieg
Tom Nichols joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss the burning of Notre Dame, the forthcoming Mueller Report, and how Bill Weld factors into the 2020 elections.
April 16th, 2019 | 49 mins 40 secs
2020, bernie sanders, democrats, donald trump, primaries
Sarah Longwell and Jonathan V. Last join Charlie Sykes to discuss their recent stories about Bernie Sanders and the 2020 Democratic field. Can he actually win it all?
April 15th, 2019 | 34 mins 23 secs
2020, debt, deficits, democrats, elections, entitlements, howard schultz, means testing, medicare for all, republicans
Howard Schultz joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss his bus tour of the heartland, why he's exploring a run for president, and why he thinks our two-party system is broken.
April 12th, 2019 | 34 mins 36 secs
2020, democratic primary, florida, healthcare, julian assange, medicare for all, michael avenatti, politics, taegan goddard
Taegan Goddard joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss the recent arrest of Julian Assange, the indictment of Michael Avenatti, how Florida and Medicare for All is going to factor into the 2020 Democratic primary, and a look at Goddard's new site: ElectoralVoteMap.com.
April 11th, 2019 | 38 mins 23 secs
2020, joe biden, mueller report, pain, william barr
Tim Miller joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss his recent story on the Joe Biden kabuki theatre, Episcopalians and the presidency, Bill Barr and the Mueller report, and the rationing of contempt.
April 9th, 2019 | 34 mins 28 secs
cable news, economics, major garrett, president trump, reporting, white house
Major Garrett joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss his new book about the Trump presidency (Mr. Trump's Wild Ride), his experience as a journalist, and the the trouble with cable news.
April 8th, 2019 | 32 mins 12 secs
border, dhs, illegal immigration, immigration, kirstjen nielsen, stephen miller
Linda Chavez joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss the departure of Kirstjen Nielsen, her legacy at DHS, and a look at some of the potential replacements.
April 5th, 2019 | 44 mins 44 secs
2020, democratic power rankings, power rankings
Jonathan V. Last joins host Charlie Sykes to break down his April Democratic primary power rankings.
April 4th, 2019 | 29 mins 9 secs
2020, democrats, donald trump, elections, mueller probe, polling
On today's Bulwark podcast, NBC's Steve Kornacki joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss his recent article on why President Trump got no bounce after the conclusion of the Mueller probe, and where that positions him for 2020.
April 3rd, 2019 | 37 mins 51 secs
2020, political violence, radicalism, trump
Christian Vanderbrouk joins Jim Swift and host Charlie Sykes to discuss what a Trump second term might look like, and the growth of radicalism in the GOP.
April 2nd, 2019 | 34 mins 7 secs
David Byler and Jim Swift join host Charlie Sykes to discuss the 2020 election, whether the Democrats will go for broke on being woke, Donald Trump and the Presidency on easy mode, and whether or not the 2008 Obama magic can ever be recaptured.