Pod Save the World

Dems in Congress push for a more progressive foreign policy

Dems in Congress push for a more progressive foreign policy

Pod Save the World - July 15, 2020 - 1:02:25

A leadership fight in Congress that could help make the Democratic Party’s foreign policy more progressive. A far-right nationalist wins reelection in Poland. How other countries are reopening schools during COVID. Egypt cracks down on press freedom. China, the NBA and why ESPN suspended a reporter. Turkey tries to silence critics abroad. China sanctions Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio and may sign a strategic deal with Iran. And the US keeps its border closed.

Previous Episode

Trump’s cruel immigration policies

July 8, 2020 - 1:14:23
Literally no one is surprised that Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has contracted COVID, and how Sweden’s terrible response could...

Next Episode

Everything Mike Pompeo touches turns to sh*t

July 22, 2020 - 1:15:40
Democrats sound the alarm about foreign election interference. Experts say Israel and the US are responsible for mysterious explosions...

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.

Hosted By

Tommy Vietor
Tommy Vietor