Andrew Pettegree is a professor of modern history at the University of St. Andrews. He talks with Matt about his latest book, The Book at War: How Reading Shaped Conflict and Conflict Shaped Reading.
Matt Lewis & the News
Democratic strategist Joe Trippi talks with Matt about why Donald Trump could actually lose the 2024 GOP primary. Check out his podcast, That Trippi Show.
Josh Kraushaar, editor-in-chief of Jewish Insider, previews the GOP debate with Matt. They also talk about Israel and Anti-semitism, and Sen. John Fetterman’s great comeback year.
Veteran political analyst, strategist, and commentator Simon Rosenberg explains why Democrats shouldn’t freak out about the recent polls. Check out Simon’s Hopium Chronicles.
Pulitzer Prize-winning author and data expert Walt Hickey talks with Matt about his new book, You Are What You Watch: How Movies and TV Affect Everything.
Batya Ungar-Sargon, Opinion Editor for Newsweek, and author of “Bad News: How Woke Media Is Undermining Democracy,” talks with Matt about the rise of antisemitism in America. They discuss the Ben Shapiro vs. Candace Owens feud, comments by Tucker Carlson and Jason Whitlock, why Osama bin Laden’s “Letter to America” is blowing up on TikTok, and more.