Shadi Hamid
Shadi Hamid
A senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, a contributing writer at The Atlantic, and the author of "Islamic Exceptionalism: How the Struggle Over Islam is Reshaping the World."
The Secrets and Sorrows of Gay Washington
The Secrets and Sorrows of Gay Washington Jamie Kirchick on the untold story of gays in the nation's capital, from the darkness of the Cold War to today's triumphs.
June 24, 2022
Are We All Gay Now?
Are We All Gay Now? In Part 2 of our conversation with Jamie Kirchick, we debate the nature of progress and whether queer ideology is homophobic.
June 24, 2022
How To Be a Caliph
How To Be a Caliph Haroon Moghul joins us to discuss whether Western values can be squared with Islam's strictest demands.
June 17, 2022
Can Islam Be De-Politicized?
Can Islam Be De-Politicized? In Part 2 of our conversation with Haroon Moghul, we debate the politicization of Islam.
June 17, 2022
The Rise and Fall of the Expert Class
The Rise and Fall of the Expert Class Writer and philosopher Oliver Traldi joined us to discuss the nature of expertise and truth in a divided society.
June 12, 2022
Do Elites Have More Wisdom than the Crowd?
Do Elites Have More Wisdom than the Crowd? In part 2 of our conversation with Oliver Traldi, a debate on the role of elites in society and the traits required for effective leadership.
June 12, 2022
The Red-Pilling of Liberal America
The Red-Pilling of Liberal America Crime isn’t just about crime. It’s a proxy for a deeper social malaise—one that Democrats can’t escape.
June 06, 2022
One Hundred Years of American Conservatism
One Hundred Years of American Conservatism The conservative author Matt Continetti joins us to discuss the past, present, and future of the American Right.
June 05, 2022
Is the Republican Party Still Democratic?
Is the Republican Party Still Democratic? Despite the rise of the New Right, the answer is still unclear. For now.
June 05, 2022
What Use is a Foreign Policy Vision?
What Use is a Foreign Policy Vision? A follow up to our debate with Daniel Bessner.
June 02, 2022