Pod Save The World with Tommy Vietor

Latest Episodes

Talks with Iran and covid in India

May 5, 2021 - 1:35:03
Tommy and Ben discuss all the latest news out of Iran and the Iran deal negotiations, reports about mysterious directed energy attacks...

Fighting climate change, coronavirus, and capitalism

April 28, 2021 - 1:32:19
Tommy and Ben discuss President Biden’s ambitious new climate goals, the coronavirus outbreak in India, American recognition of the...

Putin's Power Plays

April 21, 2021 - 1:16:46
Tommy and Ben discuss the president of Chad’s mysterious death, Vladimir Putin's imprisonment of Alexei Navalny, the devastating...

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

Talks with Iran and covid in India

May 5, 2021 - 1:35:03
Tommy and Ben discuss all the latest news out of Iran and the Iran deal negotiations, reports about mysterious directed energy attacks...

Fighting climate change, coronavirus, and capitalism

April 28, 2021 - 1:32:19
Tommy and Ben discuss President Biden’s ambitious new climate goals, the coronavirus outbreak in India, American recognition of the...

Putin's Power Plays

April 21, 2021 - 1:16:46
Tommy and Ben discuss the president of Chad’s mysterious death, Vladimir Putin's imprisonment of Alexei Navalny, the devastating...

Biden ends one war, will Israel and Iran start another?

April 14, 2021 - 1:37:45
Tommy and Ben discuss the cyberattack on an Iranian nuclear facility, Biden's plans to withdraw all troops from Afghanistan by September...

Should America boycott the 2022 Olympics?

April 7, 2021 - 1:26:29
Nearly two dozen people are arrested in Jordan as confusion swirls about whether a coup was being plotted there. Calls to boycott the...

Israel Deadlocked, Suez Unblocked

March 31, 2021 - 1:20:47
Tommy and Ben walk through the inconclusive results of the latest Israeli election, how Covid and bad political leadership is...