Pod Save the World

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Mayor Pete Buttigieg’s foreign policy speech

June 12, 2019
First, Tommy and Ben discuss Mayor Pete Buttigieg’s foreign policy speech and Trump’s ongoing and bizarre coddling of noted relative...

A Kingdom United against Trump

June 5, 2019
Tommy and Ben Rhodes are joined by former Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Danny Russel. They discuss...

Low IQ President visits Japan

May 29, 2019
First, Tommy and Ben discuss the European parliament election results, Trump’s trip to Japan and the major US/Japan split on North...

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. His new show “Pod Save the World” will bring you behind the scenes into White House Situation Room meetings and secret negotiations through a series of conversations with people who were there.

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Tommy Vietor
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More Episodes

Mayor Pete Buttigieg’s foreign policy speech

June 12, 2019
First, Tommy and Ben discuss Mayor Pete Buttigieg’s foreign policy speech and Trump’s ongoing and bizarre coddling of noted relative...

A Kingdom United against Trump

June 5, 2019
Tommy and Ben Rhodes are joined by former Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Danny Russel. They discuss...

Low IQ President visits Japan

May 29, 2019
First, Tommy and Ben discuss the European parliament election results, Trump’s trip to Japan and the major US/Japan split on North...

Fox News loves war crimes

May 22, 2019
This week Tommy and Ben check their anxiety levels when it comes to potential war with Iran, try to understand why a Fox News host is...

Please don’t bomb Iran

May 15, 2019
Tommy and Ben talk about the escalating trade war with China, the drumbeat for real war with Iran, how the Pentagon is hiding how badly...

Threats from Iran and the time Ben met the Queen

May 8, 2019
First, Tommy and Ben discuss the US sending an aircraft carrier to the Middle East in response to threats from Iran, fighting between...