Pod Save The World with Tommy Vietor

Latest Episodes

Bobi Wine’s fight against a military dictatorship

February 24, 2021 - 1:20:40
Tommy and Ben discuss the line between legitimate criticism of Israel and antisemitism, and how people like Mike Pompeo lie and blur...

Biden confronts the war in Afghanistan

February 17, 2021 - 1:25:14
Tommy and Ben talk through Biden’s options in Afghanistan, updates on the coup in Myanmar, censorship in China, the effectiveness of the...

Why Rihanna cares about the farmers' protests in India (and you should too)

February 10, 2021 - 59:54
Tommy and Ben discuss the farmers’ protests in India, updates on the situation in Myanmar, Biden’s big foreign policy speech, Canada’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

Bobi Wine’s fight against a military dictatorship

February 24, 2021 - 1:20:40
Tommy and Ben discuss the line between legitimate criticism of Israel and antisemitism, and how people like Mike Pompeo lie and blur...

Biden confronts the war in Afghanistan

February 17, 2021 - 1:25:14
Tommy and Ben talk through Biden’s options in Afghanistan, updates on the coup in Myanmar, censorship in China, the effectiveness of the...

Why Rihanna cares about the farmers' protests in India (and you should too)

February 10, 2021 - 59:54
Tommy and Ben discuss the farmers’ protests in India, updates on the situation in Myanmar, Biden’s big foreign policy speech, Canada’s...

The coup in Myanmar, explained

February 3, 2021 - 1:22:24
Tommy and Ben discuss the military takeover in Myanmar and how President Biden should respond, Alexey Navalny's sentencing in Russia,...

Putin's plush palace

January 27, 2021 - 1:14:14
Tommy and Ben discuss President Biden’s first call with Vladimir Putin as President and the US-Russia relationship, Rob Malley and the...

The world Biden inherits

January 20, 2021 - 1:21:23
On the final Pod Save the World of the Trump presidency, Ben and Tommy talk about Joe Biden’s day-one foreign policy agenda, the arrest...