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The Federalist Radio Hour

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Hosted by Ben Domenech, this is a daily podcast featuring engaging and in-depth conversations with journalists, scholars, authors, politicians, and thinkers of all stripes. Along with guest hosts Mollie Hemingway, David Harsanyi, and Mary Katharine Ham, Domenech delivers smart and compelling dialogues on politics, culture, religion, and entertainment every day of the week. Support the show by subscribing, rating, and writing a review!

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Hosted by Ben Domenech, this is a daily podcast featuring engaging and in-depth conversations with journalists, scholars, authors, politicians, and thinkers of all stripes. Along with guest hosts Mollie Hemingway, David Harsanyi, and Mary Katharine Ham, Domenech delivers smart and compelling dialogues on politics, culture, religion, and entertainment every day of the week. Support the show by subscribing, rating, and writing a review!

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1578 Ratings
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1318
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71

Love Mollie!

By A Traveller - Feb 08 2020
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I bet if you have Mollie Hemingway on more often, your ratings will skyrocket.

So glad you are back on podcast!

By JAKRG710 - Feb 04 2020
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I missed hearing your thoughtful and respectful interviews.

iTunes Ratings

1578 Ratings
Average Ratings
1318
118
39
32
71

Love Mollie!

By A Traveller - Feb 08 2020
Read more
I bet if you have Mollie Hemingway on more often, your ratings will skyrocket.

So glad you are back on podcast!

By JAKRG710 - Feb 04 2020
Read more
I missed hearing your thoughtful and respectful interviews.
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The Federalist Radio Hour

Latest release on Apr 08, 2020

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Hosted by Ben Domenech, this is a daily podcast featuring engaging and in-depth conversations with journalists, scholars, authors, politicians, and thinkers of all stripes. Along with guest hosts Mollie Hemingway, David Harsanyi, and Mary Katharine Ham, Domenech delivers smart and compelling dialogues on politics, culture, religion, and entertainment every day of the week. Support the show by subscribing, rating, and writing a review!

Rank #1: Can Google Manipulate Your Thoughts And Behaviors?

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Dr. Robert Epstein is a longtime psychology researcher and professor. Bre Payton interviews Epstein on his studies of Internet user data, Google's censorship, online privacy, and how search engines can be used to shift opinions and votes. He has also found that Internet users are divulging nearly 40 % more personal information online than they would if knew more about how that information might be used.

Dec 11 2018

35mins

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Rank #2: Are Political And Media Institutions Broken Beyond Repair?

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Jamie Weinstein, host of The Jamie Weinstein Show at National Review, joins Ben Domenech in studio for a conversation on media bias, the consumption of news, and why judicial nominations are broken.

Oct 05 2018

50mins

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Rank #3: Hemingway And Harsanyi: How The Media Fell For The Russia Story

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Mollie Hemingway and David Harsanyi narrate the utter failure of journalists to report the story of massive corruption in U.S. intelligence agencies, and how they instead fell for a fake story about Donald Trump's collusion with Russia. Our hosts describe the key players from the last two years, and discuss the awards the media has won for their now debunked stories.

Mar 26 2019

56mins

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Rank #4: Hemingway And Harsanyi: Impeachment, Spying, And 2020 Candidates

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Mollie Hemingway and David Harsanyi address this week's media obsessions with James Comey, William Barr, and how Congress is pushing on toward impeachment. They also talk tariffs, 2020 democratic candidates, and good social media habits.

May 10 2019

53mins

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Rank #5: How Conservatives Benefit From A Disrupted Media Industry

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Michael Knowles is an actor, author, and the host of The Michael Knowles Show at The Daily Wire. Domenech and Knowles discuss how conservatives or contrarians can create content in Hollywood, how conservative benefit from a disrupted media industry, the and importance of owning the libs.

Aug 01 2018

55mins

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Rank #6: Hemingway And Harsanyi: Happy Mueller Report Day!

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Mollie Hemingway and David Harsanyi react to William Barr's press conference prior to the release of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report on the Russian collusion. They also discuss the calls to investigative obstruction, hysterical media reactions, and their latest music and television consumption.

Apr 18 2019

46mins

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Rank #7: The Slow Death Of Europe's Identity, Politics, And Culture

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This episode first aired on June 23, 2017. Douglas Murray is the author of “The Strange Death of Europe: Immigration, Identity, Islam” and the associate editor of the Spectator in London. Murray explains the impact of migration into Europe and the reaction from the continent’s political elite. Murray breaks down immigrations questions and issues Europeans are mulling over, such as the changes in the culture for muslims and non-muslims alike.

Nov 29 2018

54mins

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Rank #8: How The Feminist Dream Leaves Women Unfulfilled

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The feminist life script ignores the truth about what makes women happy and what's biologically achievable for women. Federalist Staff Writer Bre Payton interviews Inez Stepman, senior policy analyst at the Independent Women's Forum, about why it's important to have honest conversations about women's careers, dating, relationships and having children. They also discuss the recent news of shady origins behind The Women's March.

Dec 12 2018

38mins

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Rank #9: The Crumbling Of Community And Civic Life Is How You Got Trump

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Journalist Tim Carney joins Ben Domenech and Emily Jashinsky to discuss why so many people believe, as Donald Trump declared, that "the American Dream is dead." Carney uses both data and personal stories to argue that the increase in economic despair and political strife is related to the decline in institutions and social connectedness. His new book is, "Alienated America: Why Some Places Thrive While Others Collapse."

Mar 01 2019

52mins

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Rank #10: Senator Mike Lee On The Mueller Report, 2020 Dems, And Our Lost Declaration

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The Senator from Utah, Mike Lee, has written a new book, "Our Lost Declaration" on the American Founders who fought tyranny. Lee joins Ben Domenech for a discussion on history, identity politics, oversight of the Executive Branch, and how the Democratic party continues to pull further left.

Apr 26 2019

1hr 5mins

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Rank #11: What's Happening In Our Trade War With China

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Why is the President calling for tariffs and how will it impact American industries? Ben Domenech and Riley Walters discuss China, national security, negotiations, and the policies leading to a trade war. Walters is policy analyst, Asia Economy and Technology in The Heritage Foundation’s Asian Studies Center.

May 17 2019

43mins

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Rank #12: Coronavirus And Misinformation

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Spectator USA Editor Melissa Chen joins host Ben Domenech to discuss coronavirus and the misinformation surrounding the outbreak.

Mar 09 2020

27mins

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Rank #13: The Green New Deal, Virginia Democrats, And Decline Of Davos

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James Hohmann, national political reporter at the Washington Post, joins Ben to discuss a heavy news week including Ocasio-Cortez's Green New Deal, the future of the Democratic Party in Virginia, and the billionaires at Davos.

Feb 08 2019

49mins

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Rank #14: What Cultural Trends Created 'The Coddling Of The American Mind'?

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Social psychologist Jonathan Haidt and First Amendment expert Greg Lukianoff have authored the new book, "The Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas Are Setting Up a Generation for Failure." Both authors join Ben Domenech in studio to discuss fearful parenting, the turmoil on college campuses, and the crippling of Americans' social, emotional, and intellectual development.

Sep 05 2018

1hr 1min

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Rank #15: 'Bare Minimum Parenting' May Be Better For You And Your Kids

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Co-hosts David Harsanyi and Mollie Hemingway interview author and humor writer James Breakwell on his new book, "Bare Minimum Parenting: The Ultimate Guide to Not Quite Ruining Your Child." They discuss how to turn your child into a functional adult without the stress or pressure manufactured by helicopter parents today. As usual, stick around for the third segment where Mollie and David discuss their recent music and television finds.

Nov 20 2018

46mins

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Rank #16: Bernie, Biden, The Woke Demographic, And Porn

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Tim Alberta, chief political correspondent at Politico Magazine, joins Ben Domenech to discuss the current prospects for 2020 candidates, the shift of woke white liberals in the Democratic Party, and how the GOP lost the fight against porn. Technology and the porn content producers made the industry impossible to regulate. What now?

Apr 03 2019

46mins

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Rank #17: The Year 2018 Blended Politics And Culture

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Today's show is a look back at the cultural trends of 2018 and some predictions for 2019. Ben Domenech and Andrew Heaton discuss the blending of politics and entertainment, and whether it is still true that politics is downstream from culture. Heaton is a comedian, avowed independent, and host of "Something's Off with Andrew Heaton."

Jan 09 2019

55mins

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Rank #18: Can Nuclear Power Help Solve Climate Change?

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Joshua Goldstein, a former environmentalist and professor, discusses how he came to understand the potential future of nuclear energy. Domenech and Goldstein discuss renewable energy, the realistic consequences of climate change, and how other countries have utilized clean energy. Goldstein is the co-author of the new book, "A Bright Future: How Some Countries Have Solved Climate Change and the Rest Can Follow."

May 13 2019

55mins

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Rank #19: Understanding The Crisis In Venezuela And U.S. Response

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Buck Sexton, host of "The Buck Sexton Show," and Mike Gonzalez, foreign policy senior fellow at The Heritage Foundation, join Ben in studio to discuss the escalating political crisis in Venezuela. Sexton also breaks down what's happening at our southern border and Trump's foreign policy.

Jan 25 2019

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What Will Cities Be Like Post Pandemic?

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Joel Kotkin, the Presidential Fellow in Urban Futures at Chapman University, joins host Ben Domenech to discuss how life in urban areas will change in the aftermath of the coronavirus pandemic.

Apr 08 2020

51mins

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How Bad Actors Plague The International Stage And Attack The West

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Lt. Col. David Kilcullen joins host Christopher Bedford to discuss his new book "The Dragons and the Snakes: How the Rest Learned to Fight the West."

Apr 06 2020

47mins

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Matthew Kroenig On Foreign Policy, China, And Global Pandemics

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Georgetown Professor Matthew Kroenig joins host Ben Domenech to discuss his new book, "The Return of Great Power Rivalry: Democracy versus Autocracy from the Ancient World to the US and China."

Apr 03 2020

48mins

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Reflections On Modernity In A Modern Pandemic

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Senior Editor Mollie Hemingway joins Culture Editor Emily Jashinsky to discuss how to best prepare for the coronavirus quarantine and deal with the constant onslaught of coronavirus information.

Apr 01 2020

49mins

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Ilhan Omar's Rise To Power And Democrat's Double Standard

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Federalist Senior Contributor Benjamin Weingarten joins host Mollie Hemingway to discuss his new book "American Ingrate: Ilhan Omar and the Progressive-Islamist Takeover of the Democratic Party."

Mar 30 2020

47mins

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David McIntosh On Economic Shutdown And Bailouts Amid Coronavirus

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Club for Growth President and former Indiana Congressman David McIntosh joins host Christopher Bedford to discuss the consequences of an economic shutdown and Congressional bailouts amid the coronavirus quarantine.

Mar 25 2020

37mins

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Anne Schlafly Cori On Phyllis Schlafly And The Equal Rights Amendment

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Anne Schlafly Cori, the daughter of conservative icon Phyllis Schlafly, joins Culture Editor Emily Jashinsky to discuss Hulu's forthcoming series "Mrs. America" and the fight against the Equal Rights Amendment.

Mar 19 2020

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Saagar Enjetti On The Media, Economics, And Politics Amid Coronavirus

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Saagar Enjetti joins host Mollie Hemingway to discuss the mainstream media, the state of the economy, and political ramifications amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Mar 17 2020

34mins

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'Bachelor' Finale Recap And Wrap Up

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Staff Editor Kylee Zempel and Staff Writer Chrissy Clark join Culture Editor Emily Jashinsky to discuss ABC's "The Bachelor" finale and wrap up the season.

Mar 12 2020

51mins

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Coronavirus And Misinformation

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Spectator USA Editor Melissa Chen joins host Ben Domenech to discuss coronavirus and the misinformation surrounding the outbreak.

Mar 09 2020

27mins

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Super Tuesday And Coronavirus

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The Federalist's Culture Editor Emily Jashinsky and Senior Editor Christopher Bedford discuss the political fallout after Super Tuesday and the coronavirus pandemic.

Mar 04 2020

46mins

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Ross Douthat On How We Became Victims Of Our Own Success

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New York Times columnist Ross Douthat joins host Ben Domenech to discuss "The Decadent Society: How We Became the Victims of Our Own Success"

Mar 02 2020

44mins

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Democrats In Dixie: South Carolina Primary Preview

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Ben Domenech and Christopher Bedford are in South Carolina, talking to Democratic primary voters, attending campaign events, and discussing the state's impact on the race to the Democratic nomination. They assess the enthusiasm of South Carolina Trump Republicans, the anxiety of Democratic voters, and the reaction to socialism in the Lowcountry.

Feb 29 2020

37mins

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Matt Walsh On The Death Of The Church And Secularism

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Matt Walsh joins host Ben Domenech to discuss his new book "Church of Cowards: A Wake-Up Call to Complacent Christians," the death of the church, and growing secularism among younger generations.

Feb 26 2020

46mins

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Political Free Speech, War Against 'Disinformation,' And Section 230

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FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr joins Ben Domenech to discuss social media in 2020, the censorship of political speech, Twitter's war against "disinformation" and whether social media platforms should be considered publishers.

Feb 24 2020

38mins

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David Azerrad On Presidents And Conservative Economic Policy

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David Azerrad, assistant professor of government and research fellow at Hillsdale's Van Andel Graduate School of Government, joins Ben Domenech to discuss Presidential history, economic policy in the conservative movement, and entitlements like Medicare and social security.

Feb 18 2020

39mins

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Where 2020 Candidates Stand Post-New Hampshire, Going Into Super Tuesday

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David Marcus, New York Correspondent at The Federalist, joins Ben Domenech to discuss the Trump rally in New Hampshire he attended, as well as the viability of a Bloomberg nominee. Plus, where Bernie Sanders and Pete Buttigieg stand going into Nevada and South Carolina.

Feb 14 2020

56mins

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Oscars 2020 Recap: Ratings Dive, Biggest Snubs, And Best Films

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Culture Editor Emily Jashinsky and Paulina Enck discuss this year's Academy Awards including the dismal ratings, the host-less show, the race to best picture, and their favorite films of 2019 like Once Upon A Time In Hollywood, Joker, and Jojo Rabbit.

Feb 12 2020

50mins

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Trump's Acquittal, Romney's Stand, And Biden's Fate

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Federalist Senior Editors Mollie Hemingway and Christopher Bedford join Ben Domenech in studio for a break down of this week's acquittal of Donald Trump, Mitt Romney's anti-Trump conviction, and were the 2020 candidates stand going into New Hampshire and South Carolina primaries.

Feb 07 2020

55mins

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John Podhoretz On Digital Media, 2020, And Impeachment

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John Podhoretz, editor of Commentary magazine, joins Ben Domenech for a conversation on digital media publishing, podcast ecosystems, which Democratic candidate could most likely beat Trump, and how Democrats botched the last six months over impeachment.

Feb 05 2020

1hr 58mins

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iTunes Ratings

1578 Ratings
Average Ratings
1318
118
39
32
71

Love Mollie!

By A Traveller - Feb 08 2020
Read more
I bet if you have Mollie Hemingway on more often, your ratings will skyrocket.

So glad you are back on podcast!

By JAKRG710 - Feb 04 2020
Read more
I missed hearing your thoughtful and respectful interviews.