Amala Ekpunobi, a self-described “left-wing activist” turned conservative influencer, is PragerU’s newest personality. During this podcast, Amala talks with Matt Lewis about her background and how she became a conservative. Turning to current events, they also talk about Joe Biden’s pledge to nominate a Black woman to the Supreme Court, Whoopi Goldberg’s holocaust controversy, whether the NFL discriminates against Black head coaches, and the controversy surrounding Joe Rogan and Spotify.
Will a new Supreme Court nomination help Joe Biden politically? Friend of the show Bruce Mehlman returns to the pod to talk about the impact the new SCOTUS vacancy will have on politics and policy.
David French, Senior Editor for The Dispatch, contributing writer to The Atlantic, and co-host of the Advisory Opinions and Good Faith podcasts, talks with Matt Lewis about the Supreme Court’s oral arguments for the Mississippi abortion case, what Christmas means to him, and the tension between searching for a spiritual savior and an earthly king.
David Lat is a lawyer turned legal journalist, writer, and speaker. He is the founding editor of Above the Law, one of the nation’s largest legal news websites, which reaches more than 1.5 million unique visitors a month. His writing about law and legal affairs has also appeared in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and Washington Post, among other publications.
Ilya Shapiro, the director of the Robert A. Levy Center for Constitutional Studies at the Cato Institute and publisher of the Cato Supreme Court Review, talks about his new book, Supreme Disorder: Judicial Nominations and the Politics of America’s Highest Court.
Recorded at the Texas Tribune Festival, Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan talks about his book, Still Standing: Surviving Cancer, Riots, a Global Pandemic, and the Toxic Politics that Divide America.