Podcast
1 hour 15 minutes

Everyone’s talking about coronavirus, but these are not your grandma’s takes. Staring into the void, our editors contemplate the deep mysteries and regime ramifications of an unprecedented crisis.

The American Mind’s ‘Editorial Roundtable’ podcast is a weekly conversation with Matt Peterson, James Poulos, David Bahr, and Spencer Klavan devoted to uncovering the ideas and principles that drive American political life. Stream here or download from your favorite podcast host.

 Notes from Quarantine | The Roundtable Episode #9

Everyone’s talking about coronavirus, but these are not your grandma’s takes. Staring into the void, our editors contemplate the deep mysteries and regime ramifications of an unprecedented crisis.

 Nation on Lockdown | The Roundtable Episode 9, Segment 1, Beginning at 2:24

Does a fragile and decadent society have the resources to deal with a pandemic? Our editors consider new ways of living and old ways of thinking that seem poised to emerge from weeks spent indoors with family.

 Faith or Imagination? | The Roundtable Episode 9, Segment 2, Beginning at 27:33

Globalism, office work, and the ivy leagues: the virus may reveal that all of these are past their sell-by date. But on a deeper level, plague and fears of plague evoke the uneasy spectre of a higher power. As Facebook’s A.I. fails spectacularly, our false certainties come crashing down around us.

 Existential Realignment | The Roundtable Episode 9, Segment 3, Beginning at 57:11

Biden rolls over Bernie like a train, yet no one cares. At long last, politics is not the most important thing—but what is?

Podcast
1 hour 13 minutes

The American Mind Podcast: The Roundtable Episode #24

With the coronavirus surging again, Daddy Newsom rises to the fore as Karen-in-Chief--shutting down businesses across California, closing beaches, and banning fireworks just in time for the 4th. Meanwhile, CHAZ/CHOP is no more, scuppered after CHOP’s armed private security executed a young man. Plus: Columbus, Ohio removes a statue of Christopher Columbus while GOP senators work to abolish Columbus Day, which only serves to show their complete fecklessness and inability to grasp the underlying issues.

Podcast
1 hour 32 minutes

The American Mind Podcast: The Roundtable Episode #23

Have we forgotten that revolutionary ideology breeds actual revolutions? It seems some of our leaders on the Right may have. Our fearless Claremont president urges them to Stand Up! BLM and the left continue to go unchecked, Big Tech weaponizes deregistration without oversight, and our military leaders issue renegade statements that don’t bode well, to say the least. Our editors discuss the American culture’s latest forbidden heresy and Ryan pays tribute to the great Michael Uhlmann, who singlehandedly saved the electoral college.

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9:01

Ryan Williams joins the Dan Profit Show 6.9.20

Ryan Williams discusses his recent statement, issued on the America Mind, in which he denies America's "systemic racism."