Pod Save The World with Tommy Vietor

Latest Episodes

That’s President Sh*thole to you

January 22, 2020
Will new facial recognition technology end privacy as we know it? Can Trump scare the Intelligence Community out of testifying before...

Iran and the lies we told along the way

January 15, 2020
Tommy and Ben cover the latest developments in the Iran crisis, including why the intelligence and legal case for assassinating...

Iran retaliates to the Soleimani strike

January 8, 2020
Tommy and Ben talk about the fallout from Trump’s decision to assassinate Iranian general Qassem Soleimani. What do we know about Iran’s...

About The Show

“Pod Save America” cohost Tommy Vietor thought foreign policy was boring and complicated until he got the education of a lifetime working for President Obama’s National Security Council. On “Pod Save the World,” he and former deputy national security adviser Ben Rhodes break down the latest developments and bring you behind the scenes with the people who were there. New episodes every Wednesday.

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More Episodes

That’s President Sh*thole to you

January 22, 2020
Will new facial recognition technology end privacy as we know it? Can Trump scare the Intelligence Community out of testifying before...

Iran and the lies we told along the way

January 15, 2020
Tommy and Ben cover the latest developments in the Iran crisis, including why the intelligence and legal case for assassinating...

Iran retaliates to the Soleimani strike

January 8, 2020
Tommy and Ben talk about the fallout from Trump’s decision to assassinate Iranian general Qassem Soleimani. What do we know about Iran’s...

Trump goes to war with Iran

January 3, 2020
In a bonus episode, Tommy and Ben discuss Trump’s decision to assassinate a top Iranian official named Qassem Soleimani. What happened?...

UK election aftermath

December 18, 2019
British MP David Lammy joins to talk about the UK elections and what they mean for Brexit and the future of the Labour Party. Then Ben...

A history of failure in Afghanistan

December 11, 2019
Tommy and Ben explain why the Russian foreign minister is in Washington and why Vladimir Putin is in Paris, the media and political...