Episodes

March 14, 2022

213 | Ben Bowman: Unpacking Ukraine + Calling Out The Realignment's C…

For day 8, Ben Bowman, Tigard, Oregon school board chair, candidate for Oregon's House of Representatives, and Marshall's friend …

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March 11, 2022

212 | Neil Lanctot: How the Legacy of World War I Shapes Our Response…

For day eight of The Realignment's Ukraine coverage, historian Neil Lanctot, author of The Approaching Storm: Roosevelt, Wilson, …

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March 10, 2022

211 | Marshall and Saagar Unpack Ukraine: Peace Deals, Oil Sanctions,…

Day Seven: Marshall and Saagar continue their one-on-one discussions of Russia's invasion of Ukraine. SUPPORT/SEND US A TIP: htt…

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March 9, 2022

210 | Hal Brands: What Can the Cold War Teach Us About Modern Conflic…

For day six of The Realignment's near-daily Ukraine coverage, Marshall spoke with Hal Brands, author of The Twilight Struggle: Wh…

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March 8, 2022

209 | Demetri Kofinas: What’s Next in Ukraine Part II

For day five of The Realignment's near-daily Ukraine coverage, Marshall speaks with return Realignment guest and host of the Hidd…

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March 7, 2022

208 | Alec Ross: What Happens When Companies Get Involved in Geopolit…

For day four of The Realignment's near-daily Ukraine coverage, Marshall speaks with return Realignment guest Alec Ross, author of…

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March 4, 2022

207 | David Kilcullen: Insurgencies, Resistance, and Russian Strategy…

For day three of The Realignment's near-daily Ukraine coverage, Marshall spoke with Dr. David Kilcullen, a theorist and practitio…

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March 3, 2022

206 | Ukraine Emergency Podcast #2: Marshall and Saagar Unpack the Uk…

Yesterday, Marshall and Saagar recorded their second one-on-one episode reacting to Russia's invasion of Ukraine and responding t…

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March 2, 2022

205 | Nate Sibley: Russia's Rulers Aren't Who You Think and What Sanc…

Welcome to the first day of The Realignment's near-daily Ukraine coverage. For our first episode, Marshall interviews Nate Sible…

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March 1, 2022

204 | Jimmy Soni: PayPal and the Origins of Elon Musk, Peter Thiel, …

Jimmy Soni, author of The Founders: The Story of PayPal and the Entrepreneurs Who Shaped Silicon Valley, joins The Realignment to…

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Feb. 28, 2022

ANNOUNCEMENT: Daily Ukraine Coverage Starts 3/2 + Request for Qs for …

Hey everyone, just wanted to say that we pre-recorded tomorrow’s episode on PayPal, Elon Musk, and Peter Thiel before Russia’s in…

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Feb. 25, 2022

Emergency Podcast: Marshall and Saagar Unpack the Ukraine Crisis

Yesterday afternoon, Marshall and Saagar recorded an emergency podcast reacting to Putin's invasion of Ukraine and answered audie…

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Feb. 24, 2022

203 | Lisa Miller and Andrea González-Ramírez: What AOC Means for the…

Lisa Miller and Andrea González-Ramírez authors (among others) of Take Up Space: The Unprecedented AOC, join The Realignment to d…

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Feb. 22, 2022

202 | Jeremy W. Peters: How Republicans Lost Their Party and Got What…

Jeremy W. Peters, author of Insurgency: How Republicans Lost Their Party and Got Everything They Ever Wanted, joins The Realignme…

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Feb. 17, 2022

201 | Demetri Kofinas: What’s Next in Ukraine?

Demetri Kofinas, host of the Hidden Forces podcast, joins The Realignment to discuss the West’s future relationship with Ukraine,…

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Feb. 15, 2022

200 | Kara Frederick: The Right vs. Big Tech, Debating Misinformation…

Kara Frederick, Research Fellow at the Heritage Foundation and author of Combating Big Tech’s Totalitarianism: A Road Map, joins …

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Feb. 10, 2022

199 | Peter S. Goodman: How Billionaires Devoured the World

Peter S. Goodman, author of Davos Man: How Billionaires Devoured the World and Global Economics Correspondent at The New York Tim…

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Feb. 8, 2022

198 | Erich Schwartzel: Hollywood, China, and the Global Battle for C…

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Feb. 3, 2022

197 | Joseph Weisberg: An Exit Strategy for the Second Cold War with …

Joseph Weisberg, the creator of FX’s The Americans, former CIA officer, and author of Russia Upside Down: An Exit Strategy for th…

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Feb. 1, 2022

196 | Sebastian Mallaby: How Venture Capital and the Power Law Shape …

Sebastian Mallaby, author of The Power Law: Venture Capital and the Making of the New Future, The Man Who Knew: The Life and Time…

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Jan. 27, 2022

195 | Frank DiStefano: How to Realign American Politics

Frank DiStefano, author of The Next Realignment: Why America’s Parties Are Crumbling and What Happens Next, returns to The Realig…

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Jan. 25, 2022

194 | Extended Q&A + Geoff Cain on Xinjiang’s Police State

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Jan. 20, 2022

193 | Realignment x The Deep End: Saagar Enjeti on Building Breaking …

Send us questions for Tuesday’s Realignment Q&A episode: realignmentpod@gmail.com, reply to our Substack newsletter, or leaves us…

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Jan. 18, 2022

192 | Jonathan M. Katz: Reckoning with American Empire + Debating “Wa…

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