Author: Annalyssa Lee

1 hour 22 minutes

The American Mind Podcast: The Roundtable Episode #22

The Lincoln Project puts out shamelessly deceitful (and laughably uninspired) propaganda insinuating President Trump is a racist. Google tries to demonetize the Federalist. Plus: Black Lives Matter rallies people to raise money for Black lives but instead funnels it to the Democrat Party and other activist groups. Our editors discuss the demonstrations of political power in the streets and the erasure of western history before our very eyes.

1 hour 5 minutes

The American Mind Podcast: The Roundtable Episode #20

The country watches the effects of the 1619 Project come to life in the form of weaponized social justice and anti-American riots. The ruling class goes full force in their efforts to unseat our elected president. Woke channels brainwash children with a gnostic leftist fantasy, and those who should know better sadly capitulate. 

1 hour 30 minutes

The 1619 Project Exposed: A Special Edition of the American Mind Podcast

In this special edition of the American Mind podcast, we explore the intellectual roots, political and societal implications of and the antidote to what the Claremont Institute believes is the great threat to America: multiculturalism. Additionally, we offer a response to the 1619 Project, underscoring the imperative to develop and execute a whole-of-society response to defeat it. The podcast features Claremont Institute President Ryan Williams, Chairman Tom Klingenstein and scholars Lucas Morel and Chris Flannery, as well as the likes of Newt Gingrich, Allen Guelzo, Heather Mac Donald, Wilfred McClay, and Peter Wood. It is narrated by James Poulos, Executive Editor of the American Mind and produced by ChangeUp Media.

1 hour 18 minutes

The American Mind Roundtable: The Roundtable Episode #14

The WHO becomes a political football guarded by Leftists, Globalization warps the political judgment of our bipartisan ruling class, and the mainstream American media teams up with Beijing’s propaganda machine.

1 hour 17 minutes

American Mind Roundtable: The Roundtable Episode #13

Petty tyrants like Michigan Governor Whitmer push lockdown too far, the internet celebrates that feeling when the TrumpBucks hit, and pork’s flagging fortunes have America’s omnivores bugging out. Your faithful editors and publisher discuss the federalism free-for-all.

1 hour 26 minutes

American Mind Podcast: The Roundtable Episode #12

The numbers have it: maybe coronavirus isn’t as bad as we feared. But with bubbles at home and trouble in China, what new normal awaits? Plus: Bernie burns out, men get antsy, and ultimate fighting—like life itself—finds a way.


Celebrating National Winston Churchill Day

On April 9, 1963, President Kennedy bestowed honorary citizenship on Winston Churchill. Today we continue a tradition of remembering our great friend and ally from across the pond by excerpting a portion of  his “Fifty Years Hence” essay (1931), a piece not only for the present moment, but for all time — Eds. It is…

1 hour 17 minutes

American Mind Podcast: The Roundtable Episode #11

Trump is on a TV tear, intellectuals are trolling America, and pop culture memories aren’t what they used to be. The gang hashes out what’s worth tuning in for… and what’s best dropping out of.

58 minutes

American Mind Podcast: The Roundtable Episode #10

Join our editors as they answer a combination of your serious and humorous mailbag questions. The results: speculation about a new Homestead Act, the potential for another Civil War, and how long it will take for David Bahr to catch the #CCPVirus.

1 hour 15 minutes

American Mind Podcast: 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.

1 hour 20 minutes

American Mind Podcast: The Roundtable Episode #8

This week: your definitive guide to online jargon, the consequences of woke sex doctrines, and real-time responses to Trump’s coronavirus address.

1 hour 14 minutes

American Mind Podcast: The Roundtable #7

No matter where you look, the seams of society are showing—and they’re starting to fray. From Biden’s Declaration debacle, to gamer beds, to larva butter, to Big Tech and even Big Health: our editors reconvene and prescribe red pills for all.

1 hour 47 minutes

American Mind Podcast: The Roundtable #6

The Editors are back, but temporarily without their fearless leader Ryan Williams. Not to be daunted, the remaining few discuss Lent, the coronavirus, Trump’s personnel changes, drugs, the decadence of Hollywood, and the death drive of the West.

2 hours, 7 minutes

American Mind Editorial Podcast: The Roundtable #5

Our Editors talk about the future of eugenics, the battle of Bloomberg v. Bernie, and an exciting new economic initiative on the Right. Plus: are libertarians coming for your sexual dignity? Our editors talk porn.

1 hour, 35 minutes

American Mind Editorial Podcast: The Roundtable #4

Our editors discuss a bold proposal by Angelo Codevilla to abolish FISA & CIA, coronavirus and its threat to globalism, Pete Buttigieg’s success in the New Hampshire primaries, and the dullness of #NeverTrump conservatism. Finally, our editors are unleashed on the Oscars.

1 hour, 46 minutes

American Mind Editorial Podcast: The Roundtable #3

A #based State of the Union, a Democrat SNAFU in Iowa, and impeachment acquittal: Trump is riding high. Plus: our editors finish an entire bottle of whisky.

75 minutes

American Mind Editorial Podcast: The Roundtable #2

Elites remain out of touch with everyone, our institutions are broken, and some people on the Left and the Right are still in denial about how bad things have gotten. But at least CNN’s Don Lemon is good for a laugh.


In Honor of Bre Payton

As family, friends, and colleagues gathered to remember her beautiful life and legacy this past weekend in Washington D.C., we at the Claremont Institute join in remembering Bre Payton for her intelligence, her courageous enthusiasm for discovering truth, her memorable wit, her winsome charm, and her kindness—not to mention the unforgettable way she rocked a…


Does the Constitution Require Birthright Citizenship?

Ed Erler and Akhil Reed Amar Debate Whether the Constitution Requires Birthright Citizenship on the Constitution Center's Podcast: We the People with Jeffrey Rosen.


The High Stakes of the Midterm Elections

Claremont President Ryan Williams and Lincoln Fellow Raheem Kassam on the Buck Sexton Show.


On Illegal Immigration and U.S. Citizenship

John Eastman joins Larry Elder on the Larry Elder Show to Discuss the Caravan and Trump's plan for an Executive Order.


Do We Really Need a New Conservatism?

Ryan Williams on the Conservative Book Club


Debating Birthright Citizenship

Dr. John Eastman and Professor John Yoo Debate Birthright Citizenship on the Federalist Society Podcast.


Birthright Citizenship Debate

John Eastman debates the meaning of the 14th Amendment with Hon. James C. Ho at the Federalist Society Podcast.