Michael Weiss, news director at New Lines, and author of a forthcoming book about the GRU, Russia’s military intelligence agency, talks with Matt about Russia’s Ukraine invasion.
Last week, AP reporter Matt Lee grilled State Department spokesman Ned Price over U.S. intelligence assertions that Russia is planning a false-flag operation as “a fake pretext to initiate and potentially justify military aggression against Ukraine.” Friend of the pod and host of the Don’t Worry About The Government podcast, Chris Novembrino, joins Matt to discuss the drama—and whether we should just take the government’s word as gospel truth.
David Frum, staff writer for The Atlantic and author of Trumpocalypse, talks with Matt Lewis about Russia’s Ukraine threats, Newt Gingrich’s legacy, and that Vanity Fair profile of Jerry Falwell, Jr.
Independent journalist Aaron Maté, host of “Pushback with Aaron Maté,” talks about Russiagate—and how a new indictment demonstrates that the Steele Dossier was even more flawed and corrupt than previously known.
Justin Roy briefs us about Syria and the Kurds. This is everything you need to know about recent developments–all in one place!