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Americano

Description

With Trump's time in the Oval Office throwing up story after story, the Spectator's Americano podcast delivers in-depth discussions with the best American pundits. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Link: audioboom.com/channel/americano

Categories

News & Politics

Episodes

Is there a future for billionaires in the Democratic party?

Nov 13, 2019 1147

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With Jacob Heilbrunn, Editor of National Interest and columnist for Spectator USA. Presented by Freddy Gray.

What did we learn from Trump's interview with Farage?

Nov 1, 2019 664

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With Dominic Green, Life and Arts editor of Spectator USA. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Does Trump finally have a foreign policy doctrine?

Oct 18, 2019 1259

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With Andrew Bacevich, President of the Quincy Institute for Responsible Statecraft. Presented by Freddy Gray.

What's behind the NBA's epic kowtow to China?

Oct 11, 2019 892

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With Melissa Chen, Spectator USA's New York Editor. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Could impeachment backfire on the Democrats?

Oct 3, 2019 1825

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With Daniel McCarthy, Contributing Editor of Spectator USA and Editor of Modern Age. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Warren vs Sanders: will she knock him out?

Sep 20, 2019 960

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With John Rick MacArthur, president of Harpers Magazine. Presented by Freddy Gray.

The sudden departure of John Bolton

Sep 10, 2019 751

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With Jacob Heilbrunn, Editor of the National Interest. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Joe Walsh - the Republican setting out to beat Trump

Sep 5, 2019 1465

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With Joe Walsh, a conservative talk radio host who is challenging Trump for the Republican presidential nomination. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Has Donald Trump finally lost it?

Aug 22, 2019 487

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With Dominic Green, host of 'The Green Room (https://audioboom.com/channels/4968255) ' podcast and Life and Arts Editor of Spectator USA. Presented by Freddy Gray.

What can America do to stop mass shootings?

Aug 7, 2019 712

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With Dominic Green, host of 'The Green Room (https://audioboom.com/channels/4968255) ' podcast and Life and Arts Editor of Spectator USA. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Is Amy Wax a 'white supremacist'?

Aug 1, 2019 2476

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In this special episode of Americano, guest host Toby Young speaks to Professor Amy Wax, an American academic and writer, about the comments she made at the National Conservatism Conference last month. As a result, she was described as an 'outright advocate for white supremacy' by Vox, and a petition calling for her to be fired has gathered over 50,000 signatures. So what did she say, and is it fair to characterise her comments as racist? And if she didn't want to be seen in that way, why did she use some of the inflammatory language that she did?

Is Trump deliberately concocting a racism row?

Jul 16, 2019 1085

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With Jacob Heilbrunn, Editor of the National Interest. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Was Kim Darroch's resignation inevitable?

Jul 10, 2019 680

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With Dominic Green, the Life and Arts Editor of Spectator USA. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Presidential candidate John Hickenlooper: 'socialism isn't the solution'

Jun 28, 2019 800

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Spectator USA's Managing Editor Matt McDonald talks to John Hickenlooper, Governor of Colorado and one of 24 Democratic candidates, after the second night of televised debates.

On Iran, is Donald Trump a dove or a hawk?

Jun 25, 2019 1046

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With John Hudson, National Security Reporter at the Washington Post. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Michael Wolff: the Mueller indictment document 'sits on my desk'

Jun 21, 2019 2599

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With writer and journalist Michael Wolff, author of Siege, and Fire and Fury.  Presented by Freddy Gray. 

What happened in the Gulf of Oman?

Jun 15, 2019 962

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With Tom Rogan, commentary writer at the Washington examiner and host of the McLaughlin Group. Presented by Curt Mills. 

What is the future of American conservatism?

Jun 14, 2019 955

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With Daniel McCarthy, editor of Modern Age and contributor to Spectator USA. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Washington Shots: is Trump going to war with Iran?

Jun 10, 2019 800

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With Gil Barndollar, Director of Middle East Studies at the Center for the National Interest. Presented by Curt Mills.

Trump's state visit: banquets, protests, and pressers

Jun 4, 2019 1292

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With Sarah Elliott, the Chair of Republicans Overseas. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Have Americans no shame?

May 31, 2019 865

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With Betsy Rothstein, the Daily Caller's Gossip and Media reporter. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Does Pete Buttigieg stand a chance to be president?

May 24, 2019 867

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With Spectator USA contributor Chadwick Moore. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Is America turning on abortion?

May 17, 2019 984

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With Mairead McArdle, reporter for the National Review. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Is Brett Kavanaugh the new MAGA justice?

May 15, 2019 962

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With Ian Mason, GOP consultant, conservative attorney and former DOJ reporter for Breitbart News. Presented by Curt Mills. Washington Shots is a new series of podcasts coming soon from Spectator USA - a daily dose of stateside politics.

Shots: Joe Biden goes straight to the front

May 7, 2019 745

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Curt Mills, Spectator USA's Washington Editor, talks to Jacob Heilbrunn, Editor of the National Interest, in a new podcast from Spectator USA.

Is Trump's attorney general covering up for him?

May 3, 2019 1509

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With Curt Mills, the new Washington Editor of Spectator USA. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Why is the British political class so hostile to Donald Trump?

Apr 26, 2019 615

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With Dominic Green, Life & Arts Editor, Spectator USA. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Does the Mueller report contain anything we didn't already know?

Apr 18, 2019 622

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With Jacob Heilbrunn, Editor of the National Interest.  Presented by Freddy Gray.

How has Donald Trump raised so much money?

Apr 15, 2019 913

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With Zack Christenson, publisher of Spectator USA and former CEO of Crowdskout Presented by Freddy Gray

Is Joe Biden the latest victim of MeToo?

Apr 5, 2019 1580

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With John Rick MacArthur, president of Harper's Magazine. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Has the Mueller report completely vindicated Trump?

Mar 28, 2019 1002

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With Paul Wood, the World Affairs correspondent for the BBC.  Presented by Freddy Gray.

Does Andrew Yang stand a chance in 2020?

Mar 21, 2019 969

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With Caroline McCarthy, contributor to Spectator USA. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Does the American Left also have an anti-Semitism problem?

Mar 7, 2019 1475

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With Josh Glancy, Washington Correspondent for the Sunday Times. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Can Congress cancel Trump's 'national emergency'?

Mar 5, 2019 1077

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With Daniel McCarthy, Editor of Modern Age. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Bernie declares for 2020, but are Democrats out to get him?

Feb 20, 2019 1442

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Freddy Gray talks to John Rick MacArthur, President of Harpers Magazine, on Bernie's presidential bid and why the Democrats are out to get him.

Is it time to stand up to America's tech giants?

Feb 15, 2019 1462

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Amazon cancelled plans to build a New York headquarters this week. Have tech giants like Amazon and Google been allowed to get away with too much, for too long? Freddy Gray talks to Barry Lynn, Director of the Open Markets Institute, who campaigns to limit their powers.

Are the Democrats really that radical?

Feb 8, 2019 1324

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With Thomas Frank, author of What's the Matter with Kansas, and Rendezvous with Oblivion.  Hosted by Freddy Gray.

What is the state of the Trump presidency?

Feb 6, 2019 1579

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With Freddy Gray and Jacob Heilbrunn.

Why is measles spreading in America?

Feb 2, 2019 1049

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With Barbara Boland. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Long-term Trump advisor arrested: is Mueller closing in?

Jan 25, 2019 796

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Roger Stone, informal advisor to Trump since the 80s, has been arrested in connection with the inquiry into Trump-Russia collusion. He has been arrested on seven charges, brought by special counsel Robert Mueller. With Paul Wood, the BBC's World Affairs Correspondent. Presented by Freddy Gray.

What do Americans think of Brexit?

Jan 19, 2019 730

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With Zack Christenson. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Shutdown Day 22: has Trump overplayed his hand?

Jan 12, 2019 1192

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With Jacob Heilbrunn, editor of the National Interest. Presented by Freddy Gray.

The Americano Christmas Edition: US Politics Year in Review

Dec 14, 2018 1775

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In foreign policy, Trump kicked off the year with a strongman approach to North Korea, and finishes with a trade war with China. The Mueller Inquiry, try as it might, hasn’t quite got him yet, and Trump has also successfully instated Brett Kavanaugh as a Supreme Court Judge. Freddy Gray discusses the American year with Sir Christopher Meyer, former British ambassador to Washington, and Kate Andrews, American political commentator. This podcast first appeared as part of [The Spectator Podcast: Christmas Edition](https://audioboom.com/posts/7117650-the-spectator-podcast-the-christmas-edition) on 14th December. To hear a year in review of British and European politics, head to [Spectator Radio](https://audioboom.com/posts/7117650-the-spectator-podcast-the-christmas-edition).

Was George H.W. Bush really that great?

Dec 6, 2018 1177

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With Daniel McCarthy, Editor of Modern Age. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Is Michael Cohen going to bring down Trump?

Nov 30, 2018 1058

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Michael Cohen pleads guilty to lying to Congress. Is he going to bring down Trump? With Jacob Heilbrunn. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Is Melania taking control of the White House?

Nov 16, 2018 581

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Deputy National Security Advisor Mira Ricardel is forced out of her role after a public spat with Melania Trump. Is Melania more powerful than she seems? With Jacob Heilbrunn, Editor of the National Interest. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Did Trump win the midterms?

Nov 8, 2018 927

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With Paul Wood, the BBC's World Correspondent, and Zach Christenson, publisher of Spectator USA. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Could the Democrats still triumph in the midterms?

Nov 2, 2018 1333

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Freddy Gray is joined by the Washington Free Beacon's Liz Harrington and Bill McMorris

Have the mail bombs cost Republicans the midterms?

Oct 25, 2018 803

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With Curt Mills, Foreign Affairs Reporter at the National Interest. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Who was Jamal Khashoggi?

Oct 20, 2018 1849

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Reporters can’t get enough of the gory details and the international intrigue in the Khashoggi case. But they seem to have forgotten the need to report basic facts, question their single-sourced material, and ask difficult questions of those who know far more than they let on. Who was Jamal Khashoggi? With Matthew Brodsky, Middle East expert at the Security Studies Group. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Would confirming Brett Kavanagh actually harm the Republicans?

Oct 5, 2018 1129

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Freddy Gray talks to Jacob Heilbrunn, Editor of the National Interest, on the latest in the Brett Kavanagh case - and whether or not confirming him is in the Republican Party's best interests.

Should Brett Kavanagh be believed?

Sep 28, 2018 1011

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With Ann Coulter, American conservative commentator. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Trial by Twitter: is Ian Buruma the victim of a new McCarthyism?

Sep 21, 2018 1634

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With John Rick MacArthur, publisher of Harper's Magazine. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Paul Manafort takes a plea deal - is he about to betray Trump?

Sep 14, 2018 638

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With Paul Wood, BBC's World Correspondent. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Who is the anonymous New York Times writer?

Sep 7, 2018 752

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With Jacob Heilbrunn. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Is Donald Trump’s Iran strategy starting to work?

Aug 30, 2018 962

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With Kelly-Jane Torrance and Freddy Gray

Is the Cohen-Manafort fallout the end of Trump?

Aug 22, 2018 918

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With Jacob Heilbrunn and Paul Wood. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Dear Ivanka: what is your game?

Aug 10, 2018 876

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With Elizabeth Harrington, senior writer at the Washington Free Beacon. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Could Michael Cohen’s claims bring down Trump?

Jul 28, 2018 1325

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With Paul Wood and Tiana Lowe Presented by Freddy Gray.

Did Trump threaten Iran to distract from the Helsinki meeting?

Jul 27, 2018 889

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With Curt Mills. Guest appearance from Jacob Heilbrunn. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Iran, tariffs, and Mad Dog Mattis

Jul 26, 2018 966

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The latest in Trumpland with Freddy Gray, who is in the field, and Jacob Heilbrunn.

Steve Bannon: why China is a bigger threat than Russia

Jul 18, 2018 3005

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Steve Bannon, founder of Breitbart and former Chief of Staff for Trump, talks to Freddy Gray in this exclusive interview. Bannon tells Freddy about the difference between 'meddling' and 'collusion', where Trump has got it right, and why China is the real threat in the East. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Donald Trump comes to Britain

Jul 14, 2018 658

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With Katy Balls, James Forsyth and Freddy Gray. Presented by Lara Prendergast.

Are London's anti-Trump protests just virtue signalling?

Jul 6, 2018 878

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Freddy Gray talks to Dominic Green, Culture Editor of Spectator USA, and asks the question - are London's anti-Trump protests anything more than virtue signalling? Produced by Cindy Yu.

Is Donald Trump the Karl Marx of the right?

Jun 30, 2018 961

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With Jacob Heilbrunn, Editor of the National Interest. Presented by Freddy Gray.

What does the British government know about Trump and Russia?

Jun 23, 2018 626

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Paul Wood reveals the hidden links between Trump, Russia, and the British government. What does the government know that it's not telling us? With Freddy Gray, and presented by Isabel Hardman.

North Korea, Trump vs Obama and the the 2020 election

Jun 15, 2018 2038

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Freddy Gray talks to National Review Online contributing editor and  Fox News contributor Deroy Murdock.

What to expect from the big Kim-Trump meet?

Jun 8, 2018 1088

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With Kelly Jane Torrance, Deputy Managing Editor of the Weekly Standard. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Is Trump's trade war back on?

May 31, 2018 551

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With John Carney, economics editor at Breitbart Presented by Freddy Gray

Is Trump speeding up American decline?

May 25, 2018 895

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With Jacob Heilbrunn, Editor of the National Interest, discussing his Washington Post article "Trump isn't fighting American decline, he's speeding it up". Presented by Freddy Gray. Produced by Cindy Yu.

What do Meghan and Harry mean for the Special Relationship?

May 18, 2018 749

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With Dominic Green, Culture Editor of the Spectator USA. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Was Trump right to end the Iran deal?

May 11, 2018 1378

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Freddy Gray talks to author and historian Andy Bacevich, and Matt Brodsky, Senior Fellow at Security Study Group. Matt and Andy disagreed on pretty much everything - listen to find out why.

Is Rudy Giuliani all there?

May 4, 2018 912

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Freddy Gray discusses Rudy Giuliani's Stormy Daniels confession with Jacob Heilbrunn - is Rudy Giuliani all quite there?

Why does Kanye West like Donald Trump?

Apr 26, 2018 665

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With Liz Harrington, Senior Writer at the Washington Free Beacon. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Will Trump create a lurch to the left?

Apr 20, 2018 935

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With Jacob Heilbrunn. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Did Trump want to strike Syria?

Apr 15, 2018 914

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With Curt Mills. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Is pornography going to bring down Donald Trump?

Mar 28, 2018 792

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With Paul Wood, World Affairs correspondent for the BBC. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Is John Bolton really a neocon?

Mar 23, 2018 1094

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With Jacob Heilbrunn, editor of The National Interest and author of They Knew They Were Right: The Rise of the Neocons. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Who really is Steve Bannon, and what is he up to?

Mar 15, 2018 890

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With Nicholas Farrell, our correspondent in Rome. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Why did Trump sack Rex Tillerson?

Mar 13, 2018 721

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With Paul Wood. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Has Donald Trump just won the Cold War?

Mar 10, 2018 755

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With Jacob Heilbrunn, editor of The National Interest. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Is Trump really starting a trade war?

Mar 2, 2018 1562

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With John Carney, Breitbart’s Economics and Finance editor. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Could Marion Le Pen be the face of global anti-globalisation?

Feb 23, 2018 778

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With Michael Brendan Dougherty, senior writer at the National Review. Presented by Freddy Gray.

How big a threat does Mitt Romney pose to Donald Trump?

Feb 16, 2018 952

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With Luke Thompson. Presented by Freddy Gray.

How has Trump's first year in office been?

Jan 20, 2018 1097

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With Michael Brendan Dougherty, senior writer at National Review. Presented by Freddy Gray.

What will Donald Trump get up to at Davos?

Jan 12, 2018 562

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With Daniel W. Drezner. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Is Steve Bannon finally gone for good?

Jan 10, 2018 1732

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With Tucker Carlson, host of 'Tucker Carlson Tonight' on Fox News. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Is Donald Trump's presidency about to capsize?

Dec 16, 2017 708

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With Jacob Heilbrunn, editor of The National Interest. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Is the special relationship under threat?

Dec 2, 2017 1379

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With Douglas Murray, author of The Strange Death of Europe. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Why did Donald Trump almost endorse Roy Moore?

Nov 24, 2017 1093

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With Jim Antle, Politics Editor of the Washington Examiner. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Has the Trumpist backlash begun?

Nov 9, 2017 918

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With Daniel McCarthy, editor of Modern Age. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Russia and Trump: Is the net closing in on the President?

Nov 2, 2017 747

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With Freddy Gray and the BBC's Paul Wood

Has Donald Trump rehabilitated George W Bush?

Oct 21, 2017 830

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With Freddy Gray and Jim Antle, Politics Editor, Washington Examiner

Could Brexit Britain join NAFTA?

Oct 13, 2017 567

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With Jacob Heilbrunn, editor of The National Interest. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Have Buzzfeed blown Breitbart open?

Oct 7, 2017 971

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With Michael Brendan Dougherty, senior writer at the National Review. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Does America still hate Hillary Clinton?

Sep 15, 2017 1528

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With David Weigel, National Political Correspondent at the Washington Post. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Are we on the brink of nuclear war?

Aug 12, 2017 1119

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With Michael Brendan Dougherty, senior writer at the National Review. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Can Robert Mueller bring down the Trump presidency?

Aug 5, 2017 972

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With Daniel McCarthy, editor at large of The American Conservative. Presented by Freddy Gray.

What's the deal with Anthony Scaramucci?

Jul 29, 2017 925

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Asawin Suebsaeng, White House reporter at The Daily Beast. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Is Donald Trump's position starting to look rather shaky?

Jul 15, 2017 682

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With Jacob Heilbrunn, editor of The National Interest. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Has Donald Trump Jr been caught with a smoking gun?

Jul 13, 2017 669

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With Paul Wood and Freddy Gray. Presented by Isabel Hardman. This is an extract from the main Spectator Podcast.

Is the Trump administration utterly paralysed?

Jun 29, 2017 1056

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With Jacob Heilbrunn, editor of The National Interest. Presented by Freddy Gray.

What do Democrats make of Jeremy Corbyn?

Jun 17, 2017 842

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With John R. MacArthur, president of Harper's Magazine. Presented by Freddy Gray.

What have we learned from the James Comey hearing?

Jun 9, 2017 567

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With Jacob Heilbrunn, editor of The National Interest. Presented by Freddy Gray.

How did Donald Trump fare on his first big foreign trip?

May 26, 2017 1174

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With Quinn Mecham. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Lionel Shriver: might Donald Trump have dementia?

May 20, 2017 618

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With Lionel Shriver. Presented by Lara Prendergast. This is an extract from The Spectator Podcast, available on iTunes.

Is Donald Trump skating on thin ice?

May 17, 2017 912

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With Paul Wood. Presented by Freddy Gray.

What's behind Trump's shock axing of FBI chief James Comey?

May 10, 2017 626

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With Paul Wood. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Does Donald Trump think he's a modern-day Andrew Jackson?

May 6, 2017 1184

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With Dr Adam Smith. Presented by Freddy Gray.

How have Donald Trump's first 100 days gone?

Apr 29, 2017 1068

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With Michael Brendan Dougherty, Senior Writer at The National Review. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Do Americans really miss Barack Obama?

Apr 22, 2017 1062

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With David Weigel. Presented by Freddy Gray.

What should we make of Trump's Syria strike?

Apr 8, 2017 553

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With Andrew J. Bacevich. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Has Steve Bannon been left out in the cold?

Apr 7, 2017 1286

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With Jacob Heilbrunn, editor of The National Interest. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Will the Clintons ever go away?

Mar 25, 2017 1298

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With John R. MacArthur, publisher of Harper's magazine. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Does Trumponomics add up?

Mar 17, 2017 767

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With John Carney, Economics Editor of Breitbart. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Is Trump a hyper-interventionist?

Mar 17, 2017 516

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With Daniel McAdams, Executive Director, Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Has the anti-Trump media lost its mind over Russia?

Mar 3, 2017 845

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With Michael Brendan Dougherty, columnist at The Week. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Is Donald Trump a 21st century Napoleon?

Feb 25, 2017 740

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With Michael Lind, Fellow at New America. Presented by Freddy Gray.

How dangerous is Donald Trump?

Feb 21, 2017 1194

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With David Frum, Senior Editor at The Atlantic. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Why has Michael Flynn resigned and what does it mean for Trump?

Feb 15, 2017 564

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With Jacob Heilbrunn, editor of The National Interest. Presented by Freddy Gray.

How popular is President Trump?

Feb 8, 2017 879

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With W. James Antle III, Political Editor of the Washington Examiner. Presented by Freddy Gray.

What have the anti-Trump protests achieved?

Feb 7, 2017 877

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With John Knefel. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Where does Donald Trump stand on Islam?

Feb 4, 2017 473

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With Paul Wood. Presented by Freddy Gray.

How are President Trump's first days playing out?

Jan 27, 2017 423

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With Gabby Morrongiello, White House correspondent for the Washington Examiner. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Are evangelical Christians being sucked into the cult of Trump?

Jan 23, 2017 258

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With Freddy Gray. Presented by Damian Thompson. This first appeared on Holy Smoke, the Spectator's religion podcast, hosted by Damian Thompson.

Will Donald Trump usher in a new special relationship?

Jan 20, 2017 795

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With Freddy Gray, Paul Wood and Kate Andrews. Presented by Isabel Hardman. This discussion first appeared on the Spectator Podcast.

Is Donald Trump a Russian agent of influence?

Jan 12, 2017 706

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With Paul Wood. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Will Donald Trump destroy America's global role?

Jan 5, 2017 614

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With Freddy Gray and Andrew J. Basevich Presented by Lara Prendergast This is an excerpt from the Spectator Podcast, normal Americano service will resume shortly.

What went so wrong with polling in 2016?

Dec 20, 2016 736

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With Marcus Roberts. Presented by Freddy Gray.

What can we learn from Rex Tillerson's nomination as Secretary of State?

Dec 15, 2016 1044

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With Jacob Heilbrunn, editor of The National Interest. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Does Donald Trump think he's already President?

Dec 9, 2016 430

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With Paul Wood. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Will Donald Trump be the first Twitter President?

Dec 1, 2016 606

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With J. Arthur Bloom. Presented by Freddy Gray

What did we learn from President-elect Trump's video statement?

Nov 23, 2016 1371

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With Michael Brendan Dougherty, senior correspondent at The Week. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Where do the neocons fit in the Trump administration?

Nov 19, 2016 1484

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With Jacob Heilbrunn, editor of The National Interest, and Sam Tanenhaus, writer-at-large for the New York Times. Presented by Freddy Gray.

What is there to fear from the Trump presidency?

Nov 18, 2016 1419

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With John R. MacArthur, president of Harper's magazine. Presented by Freddy Gray.

What sort of Republican will Donald Trump be?

Nov 16, 2016 1002

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With Grover Norquist, founder and president of Americans for Tax Reform. Presented by Freddy Gray.

What's next for President-elect Trump?

Nov 11, 2016 1161

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With Daniel McCarthy, Editor of The American Conservative. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Trump vs Clinton: Has Hillary got this in the bag?

Nov 9, 2016 728

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With Marcus Roberts, International Projects Director of YouGov. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Has Trump killed the Christian Right in America?

Nov 4, 2016 775

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With Sohrab Ahmari, editorial writer of the Wall Street Journal and author of The New Philistines. Presented by Damian Thompson. This is a guest edition of Americano and first appeared as an episode of Holy Smoke, The Spectator's new religion podcast.

Has Hillary Clinton's latest email scandal changed anything?

Nov 1, 2016 595

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With Marcus Roberts, International Projects Director of YouGov. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Are the Democrats in danger of getting too smug?

Oct 28, 2016 770

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With Christopher Caldwell, Senior Editor at The Weekly Standard. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Is this the worst election in history?

Oct 21, 2016 1153

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With Professor Gary Gerstle, Paul Mellon Professor of American History at the University of Cambridge and author of Liberty and Coercion: The Paradox of American Government from the Founding to the Present. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Trump vs Clinton: Is it all over, bar the shouting?

Oct 20, 2016 781

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With Marcus Roberts, International Projects Director at YouGov. Presented by Freddy Gray.

What on earth is the Alt-Right?

Oct 14, 2016 982

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With J.Arthur Bloom and James Poulos. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Trump vs Clinton: Is Trump in crisis?

Oct 10, 2016 662

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With Matthew Walther, Associate Editor of the Washington Free Beacon. Presented by Freddy Gray.

How should you bet on the US election?

Oct 8, 2016 895

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With Matthew Shaddick, Head of Political Odds for Ladbrokes, and Kathleen Brooks, Research Director of City Index. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Is there an intelligent case for Trump?

Oct 6, 2016 971

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With Daniel McCarthy, editor of the American Conservative. Presented by Freddy Gray.

What should we expect from a Hillary Clinton presidency?

Sep 30, 2016 1662

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With Thomas Frank. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Trump vs Clinton: Who won the first debate?

Sep 27, 2016 767

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With Luke Thompson. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Can Trump win?

Sep 23, 2016 1280

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With Kate Andrews and Michael B Dougherty. Presented by Freddy Gray.