Dr. Steven E. Koonin, an NYU professor who formerly served as the Department of Energy’s Undersecretary for Science during the Obama administration, talks about his new book, Unsettled: What Climate Science Tells Us, What It Doesn’t, and Why It Matters
Matt Lewis & the News
Jonathan Taplin’s life has been an extraordinary journey that has put him at the crest of every major cultural wave in the past half century: he was tour manager for Bob Dylan and The Band in the 60s, producer of Mean Streets in the 70s, an executive at Merrill Lynch in the 80s, creator of the Internet’s first Video-on-Demand service in the 90s, and is now a cultural critic and author writing about technology in the new millennium. His latest book is called, The Magic Years: Scenes From a Rock-and-Roll Life.
Bruce Mehlman of Mehlman Castagnetti Rosen & Thomas returns to discuss his latest infographic slideshow, “Woke Capitalism” & Its Discontents.
Washington Post columnist Karen Tumulty talks about her new book, The Triumph of Nancy Reagan.
Sean McMeekin is a professor of history at Bard College, and the award-winning author of several books, including The Russian Revolution, July 1914, and The Ottoman Endgame. On this podcast, he discusses his new book, Stalin’s War: A New History of World War II.
Hacks on Tap co-host Mike Murphy returns to the podcast to discuss Walter Mondale’s legacy, Joe Biden’s big spending “infrastructure” plans, and who’s winning the invisible 2024 Republican primary.