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 28th, 2019 | 41 mins 28 secs
donald trump, house, impeachment inquiry, joe biden, senate, ukraine
On a special weekend megacast, Charlie Sykes, Sarah Longwell, and Jonathan V. Last talk about the many potential outcomes in an impeachment scenario, Joe and Hunter Biden, Ukraine, and what it means for 2020.
September 27th, 2019 | 43 mins 31 secs
2020, donald trump, elections, electoral college, kyle kondik, map
On today's Bulwark Podcast, Kyle Kondik joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss his recent story about President Trump's attempts to go on offense and expand the 2020 electoral map.
September 26th, 2019 | 38 mins 33 secs
donald trump, trump, ukraine, whistleblower, white house
On today's Bulwark Podcast, Lawfare's Quinta Jurecic joins host Charlie Sykes to break down the just-released whistleblower complaint, and where it fits in Trump's pattern of obstruction.
September 25th, 2019 | 42 mins 58 secs
biden, congress, rudy giuliani, trump, ukraine
On today's Bulwark Podcast, Peter Wehner from the Ethics and Public Policy Center joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss the mobster mentality of the Ukraine call, and Congress's response.
September 24th, 2019 | 31 mins 29 secs
donald trump, house of representatives, impeachment, nancy pelosi
On today's Bulwark Podcast, NBC's Jonathan Allen joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss how President Trump's Ukraine call may have titled the balance towards a certain impeachment vote.
September 23rd, 2019 | 33 mins 45 secs
congress, democrats, gop, hunter biden, joe biden, primaries, rudy, ukraine
On today's Bulwark Podcast, Bill Kristol joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss the cost of not punishing misdeeds, and his advice for Congressional Democrats on what they can do in response.
September 20th, 2019 | 47 mins 38 secs
2020 election, ben sasse, bill weld, chris cuomo, cnn, donald trump, elizabeth warren, gop, joe walsh, mark sanford, rnc, rudy giuliani, stephen colbert, ukraine, whistleblower
On today's Bulwark Podcast, former RNC Chairman Michael Steele joins host Charlie Sykes to talk about Ben Sasse's plan for survival, the RNC's unusual arrangement with President Trump to stymie his three challengers, how Elizabeth Warren survived Trump's early offensive, and Ukraine, whistleblowers, and the Rudy Giuliani meltdown.
September 19th, 2019 | 34 mins 3 secs
david priess, donald trump, john bolton, nsa, robert o'brien, whistleblower complaint
On today's Bulwark Podcast, Lawfare's David Priess joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss the anonymous whistleblower complaint, the departure of John Bolton, and new NSA Robert O'Brien and his resume.
September 18th, 2019 | 43 mins 59 secs
2020, brian stelter, cokie roberts, corey lewandowski, david jolly, elizabeth warren, michelle malkin
On today's Bulwark podcast, David Jolly joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss Corey Lewandowski's House testimony.
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.