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The American Mind podcast uncovers the ideas and principles that drive American political life. In each episode, we engage Claremont Institute scholars, co-conspirators, and challengers in thought-provoking and intellectual conversations about the real causes of our current political and cultural reality. We explore these ideas with an eye towards restoring America back to civic health.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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60 minutes

American Mind Editorial Podcast: The Roundtable #1

Impeachment is still happening (apparently), Jeffrey Epstein still didn’t kill himself, and we conducted a very scientific poll about how to fix America. Plus: what’s up with the Lamb of Ghent?

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Multiculturalism vs America

A special edition of The American Mind podcast

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50:29

What is Nationalism?

A Conversation with Christopher DeMuth, Distinguished Fellow at Hudson Institute

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46:35

What’s Wrong with Conservatism

A Conversation with Charles Kesler