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Newt's World

Join former House Speaker, professor, historian, and futurist Newt Gingrich as he shares his lifetime of knowledge and access to the world’s most interesting minds in a new series that covers all aspects of our society. From history to health, national security to science, Newt offers stories, conversations, and context to uncover new perspectives, knowledge and insight. This podcast isn’t about politics; it’s about exploring the past, present, and future to understand where we’ve been and where we’re going. Welcome to Newt’s World, a podcast for independent thinkers.

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Episode 46: The Plot Against the President

Newt is joined by veteran reporter Lee Smith, who tells the incredible story of Congressman Nunes and his hunt for the truth behind the origins of the Mueller investigation and the Deep State’s plot to take down a sitting president. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

25mins

1 Dec 2019

Rank #1

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Episode 16: China – How We Got It Wrong

China is on a mission to expand its global power in the 21st century. Newt and guest Dr. Jonathan Ward discuss the challenges the United States is facing. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

1hr

19 May 2019

Rank #2

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Episode 5: The Immortals - Julius Caesar

Roman politician, military general and historian who was at the helm of the rise of the Roman Empire and the demise of the Roman Republic. What can we learn from Caesar? Part of the Immortals leadership series. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

44mins

10 Mar 2019

Rank #3

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Episode 6: 5G - The 4th Industrial Revolution - Part 1

What is 5G and how is it going to impact all of our lives? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

35mins

17 Mar 2019

Rank #4

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Episode 50: 5 Things to Watch in 2020

The U.S. Presidential race and election, Brexit, North Korea and more. Newt discusses the five most important things to watch in 2020. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

34mins

29 Dec 2019

Rank #5

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Episode 62: Coronavirus’ Economic Impact

As the trillion dollar Coronavirus economic stimulus bill makes its way through Congress, it’s important to discuss how the U.S. economy should be supported.  Newt’s guests are Steve Moore and Charles Payne. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

41mins

22 Mar 2020

Rank #6

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Episode 51: An End to Aging?

Incredible new breakthroughs in research reveal that we can slow down, or even reverse aging. Newt’s guests are Dr. David Sinclair, author of Lifespan: Why We Age – and Why We Don’t Have To and Dr. Nir Barzilai from National Institutes of Health. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

1hr 2mins

5 Jan 2020

Rank #7

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Episode 67: The Immortals: Teddy Roosevelt

Theodore Roosevelt, Jr. was from an elite New York family. He became a cowboy in the Dakotas and led the Rough Riders to victory. A charismatic politician and lifelong adventurer, he served as 26th President of the United States from 1901-1909.  Part of the Immortals leadership series. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

41mins

12 Apr 2020

Rank #8

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Episode 3: Christian Can See

Doctors and researchers pioneering gene therapy are miraculously helping blind people see. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

42mins

24 Feb 2019

Rank #9

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Episode 4: Addiction in America - A Conversation with Patrick Kennedy

Former Congressman Patrick J. Kennedy shares his personal story of addiction, mental illness, and recovery and explores the impact of marijuana legalization in this powerful, candid conversation. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

38mins

3 Mar 2019

Rank #10

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Episode 44: How It Happened - The Gettysburg Address

President Abraham Lincoln delivered the Gettysburg Address on the afternoon of November 19, 1863 during the Civil War. It would become one of greatest speeches in American history. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

52mins

17 Nov 2019

Rank #11

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Episode 26: The Immortals - Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln led the nation through the Civil War, preserved the union and abolished slavery. As the 16th President of the United States, he served from 1861 until his assassination in April 1865. Part of the Immortals leadership series. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

47mins

28 Jul 2019

Rank #12

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Episode 40: China / Russia Strategic Alliance

Since the end of the Cold War, new global alliances and partnerships have formed. The most alarming of which is China’s relationship with Russia and the consequences that this could have for the United States. Part 3 in a new three-part series. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

46mins

27 Oct 2019

Rank #13

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Episode 45: Thanksgiving - Carving an American Tradition

From the Pilgrim’s first Thanksgiving in 1621 to the modern day. Newt explores the history of our uniquely American tradition, with guest Melanie Kirkpatrick. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

38mins

24 Nov 2019

Rank #14

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Episode 31: A Conversation with Mike Rowe

For Labor Day, Newt talks with Mike Rowe about the importance of work, his new book The Way I Heard It and Rowe's fascinating life. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

49mins

1 Sep 2019

Rank #15

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Episode 20: Founding Fathers

For Father's Day, we're celebrating the Founding Fathers and the birth of our nation. Newt's guest is American historian and Pulitzer Prize winning author, Joseph J. Ellis. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

52mins

16 Jun 2019

Rank #16

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Episode 48: The Lies About the Clinton Impeachment

Speaker Gingrich reflects on his experience on the impeachment of President Clinton, and how the process in 1998 was vastly different than what is happening today. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

23mins

15 Dec 2019

Rank #17

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Episode 9: The Immortals: Benjamin Franklin

Printer, Philosopher, Scientist, Writer, Politician, Inventor, Postmaster, Soldier, Diplomat, American.This is Ben Franklin.Part of the Immortals Leadership series. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

54mins

7 Apr 2019

Rank #18

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Episode 21: Communist China vs. Hong Kong

One of the most important struggles on the planet is taking place right now between the people of Hong Kong and Communist China. Newt discusses the implications of this major turning point in China and across the world. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

32mins

23 Jun 2019

Rank #19

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Episode 49: George Washington and America’s Christmas Miracle

On Christmas Day 1776, General George Washington crossed the icy Delaware River and led his army to victory at Trenton. It would become a turning point in the Revolutionary War and change America's destiny in the fight for freedom. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

30mins

22 Dec 2019

Rank #20