Episodes

Oct. 21, 2021

169 | Johns Hopkins University President Ronald Daniels: What Univers…

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Oct. 19, 2021

168 | Parag Khanna: How Migration and Asia Will Define the 21st Centu…

Parag Khanna, Founder & Managing Partner of FutureMap and author of Move: The Forces Uprooting Us and The Future Is Asian: Commer…

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Oct. 14, 2021

167 | Evan Osnos: The Making of America’s Fury and China’s Ambition

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Oct. 12, 2021

166 | Jacob Helberg: What a Tech “Gray War” Means for Taiwan, the U.S…

Jacob Helberg, senior adviser at the Stanford University Center on Geopolitics and Technology, former news policy lead at Google,…

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Oct. 7, 2021

165 | Bradley Tusk: How Mobile Voting Could Save Democracy

Bradley Tusk, CEO and co-founder of Tusk Ventures, author of The Fixer: My Adventures Saving Startups from Death by Politics, and…

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Oct. 5, 2021

164 | Andrew Yang: The Case for a New Party, Open Primaries, and Rank…

Andrew Yang, 2020 Democratic presidential candidate and author of Forward: Notes on the Future of Our Democracy, joins The Realig…

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Sept. 30, 2021

163 | Eliana Johnson and Chris Stirewalt: The Real Lessons from the 2…

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Sept. 28, 2021

162 | Max Chafkin: What the Rise of the Silicon Valley Right Means fo…

Max Chafkin, author of The Contrarian: Peter Thiel and Silicon Valley’s Pursuit of Power and Bloomberg Businessweek reporter, joi…

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Sept. 23, 2021

161 | Alec Ross: Welcome to the Raging 2020s

Alec Ross, author of The Raging 2020s: Companies, Countries, People - and the Fight for Our Future and The Industries of the Futu…

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Sept. 21, 2021

160 | Peter Bergen: What the Rise and Fall of Osama bin Laden Means f…

In the last episode of The Realignment’s post 9/11 era foreign policy series, Peter Bergen, author of The Rise and Fall of Osama …

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Sept. 16, 2021

159 | Bret Weinstein and Heather Heying: How the 21st Century Drove U…

Bret Weinstein and Heather Heying, co-hosts of The DarkHorse Podcast, James Madison Program Visiting Fellows at Princeton Univers…

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Sept. 14, 2021

158 | Elbridge Colby: Welcome to the Era of Great Power Conflict

Elbridge Colby, co-founder of The Marathon Initiative, former Deputy Assistant Secretary for Strategy and Force Development at th…

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Sept. 9, 2021

157 | Adam Tooze: How Covid Reshaped Capitalism, the Cold War, and Po…

Adam Tooze, professor of history at Columbia University and author of Shutdown: How Covid Shook the World’s Economy and Crashed: …

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Sept. 7, 2021

156 | Ben Mezrich: How the GameStop Short Squeeze Brought Wall Street…

Ben Mezrich, author of The Accidental Billionaires (adapted into The Social Network, Bitcoin Billionaires, and The Antisocial Net…

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Sept. 2, 2021

155 | Mehran Sahami and Jeremy M. Weinstein: Where Big Tech Went Wron…

Mehran Sahami and Jeremy M. Weinstein, Stanford University professors and co-authors (with Rob Reich) of System Error: Where Big …

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Aug. 31, 2021

154 | Jeffrey Selingo: COVID Was Supposed to Change College. Why Didn…

Jeffrey Selingo, special advisor for innovation and professor of practice at Arizona State University and author of Who Gets In &…

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Aug. 26, 2021

153 | Amy Chua: How Tribalism Set the World on Fire After 9/11

Amy Chua, professor at Yale Law School and author of Political Tribes: Group Instinct and the Fate of Nations, World on Fire: How…

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Aug. 24, 2021

152 | Title: Final Extended Realignment Q&A…For Now

Before we get back to our regularly scheduled programming on Thursday, we’re kicking this season off with the last extended Q&A e…

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Aug. 19, 2021

151 | Ret. General Dan Bolger: Why We Lost in Afghanistan and Iraq

Retired General Dan Bolger, author of Why We Lost: A General’s Inside Account of the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars, joins The Realign…

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Aug. 17, 2021

A Quick Note for the Season Finale (Back on 8/19)

As of today, The Realignment’s released more than 150 episodes, so we’re taking a quick break today. If you’re new, go back and c…

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Aug. 12, 2021

150 | Theodore R. Johnson: How National Solidarity Can Defeat Racial …

Theodore R. Johnson, author of When the Stars Begin to Fall: Overcoming Racism and Renewing the Promise of America and Senior Fel…

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Aug. 10, 2021

149 | Spencer Ackerman: How the War on Terror Broke America

Spencer Ackerman, writer of the Forever Wars Substack, Reign of Terror: How the 9/11 Era Destabilized America and and Produced Tr…

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Aug. 5, 2021

148 | Kinsey Grant and Josh Kaplan: What’s the Future of Media Look L…

Kinsey Grant and Josh Kaplan, co-founders of Thinking Is Cool, join The Realignment to discuss the best ways to podcast and build…

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Aug. 3, 2021

147 | Vivek Ramaswamy: Does Politics Have a Place in Corporate Americ…

Vivek Ramaswamy, Executive Chairman of Roivant Sciences and author of Woke, Inc.: Inside Corporate America’s Social Justice Scam,…

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