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Join former House Speaker, professor, historian, and futurist Newt Gingrich as he shares his lifetime of knowledge and access to the world’s most interesting minds in a new series that covers all aspects of our society. From history to health, national security to science, Newt offers stories, conversations, and context to uncover new perspectives, knowledge and insight. This podcast isn’t about politics; it’s about exploring the past, present, and future to understand where we’ve been and where we’re going. Welcome to Newt’s World, a podcast for independent thinkers.

Join former House Speaker, professor, historian, and futurist Newt Gingrich as he shares his lifetime of knowledge and access to the world’s most interesting minds in a new series that covers all aspects of our society. From history to health, national security to science, Newt offers stories, conversations, and context to uncover new perspectives, knowledge and insight. This podcast isn’t about politics; it’s about exploring the past, present, and future to understand where we’ve been and where we’re going. Welcome to Newt’s World, a podcast for independent thinkers.

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Join former House Speaker, professor, historian, and futurist Newt Gingrich as he shares his lifetime of knowledge and access to the world’s most interesting minds in a new series that covers all aspects of our society. From history to health, national security to science, Newt offers stories, conversations, and context to uncover new perspectives, knowledge and insight. This podcast isn’t about politics; it’s about exploring the past, present, and future to understand where we’ve been and where we’re going. Welcome to Newt’s World, a podcast for independent thinkers.

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English


Episodes

Episode 429: Remembering Hershel ‘Woody’ Williams

7/3/2022
Hershel ‘Woody’ Williams fought in the Battle of Iwo Jima, as a 21-year-old Marine from West Virginia. After using flamethrowers to wipe out seven Japanese pill boxes, opening an area where Marine tanks and personnel carriers could break through the enemy defenses. Williams was awarded the Medal of Honor in World War II. He was the oldest living recipient. He died on Wednesday, June 29th in Huntington, West Virginia at the age of 98. Newt shares his interview with Hershel ‘Woody’ Williams...

Duration:00:20:11

Episode 428: Seven Ways You Can Financially Prepare for a Recession

6/30/2022
Inflation is eating away at wage increases, the Dow is down 18% for the year so far, the Fed just raised interest rates three quarters of a point and gas is over $5 a gallon. Are we headed towards a recession? Newt’s guest is Michelle Singletary. She discusses her recent column, “Seven Ways You Can Financially Prepare for a Recession”. She writes the nationally syndicated personal finance column, “The Color of Money” which appears in The Washington Post on Wednesdays and Sundays. See...

Duration:00:31:29

Episode 427: Betsy DeVos on “Hostages No More”

6/28/2022
From coronavirus lockdowns to critical race theory in the classroom, it has become clear that America’s schools aren’t working for America’s students and parents. Newt’s guest has been fighting to improve education for every American student for nearly 40 years. Betsy DeVos spent four years serving as Secretary of Education under President Donald Trump. Her new book, “Hostages No More: The Fight for Education Freedom and the Future of the American Child” is out now. See...

Duration:00:30:31

Episode 426: Tim Kennedy on “Scars and Stripes”

6/26/2022
Tim Kennedy has a problem. He only feels alive when he’s about to die. In his new best-selling memoir, “Scars and Stripes: An Unapologetically American Story of Fighting the Taliban, UFC Warriors, and Myself” he talks about his life so far. He’s a decorated Green Beret sniper, a UFC headliner and a self-described ‘bad ass’. At its core, his memoir talks about the challenges and failures he’s lived through and how those experiences shaped him into the man he is today – a devoted husband,...

Duration:00:40:54

Episode 425: Justice Clarence Thomas in His Own Words

6/24/2022
Few know Justice Clarence Thomas beyond his contentious U.S. Supreme Court confirmation battle in 1991. But Thomas’ life is a classic American tale. He was born poor in the segregated South, only to become one of the most influential justices in the highest court of the land. As the Supreme Court is poised for imminent, landmark rulings, a new book provides an exclusive interview with Justice Clarence Thomas, the court’s most senior justice. The book is based on hours of interviews that were...

Duration:00:38:47

Episode 424: Battle for the American Mind

6/18/2022
After 16,000 hours of K-12 indoctrination, our kids come out of government schools hating America. They roll their eyes at religion and disdain our history. We spend more money on education than ever, but kids can barely read and write, let alone reason with discernment. Western culture is on the ropes. Kids are bored and aimless, flailing for purpose in a system that says racial and gender identity is everything. Newt is joined by Pete Hegseth and David Goodwin. In their new book, “Battle...

Duration:00:41:01

Episode 423: Restoring the America that Works

6/17/2022
How do we solve the many challenges that we have as a country and develop enough popular support that people will be able to get things done despite the bureaucracy, the news media and the resistance of special interest groups? How do we restore an America that works? Newt lays out the framework for creating a new American majority for the 21st century. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:44:57

Episode 422: The End of the World is Just the Beginning

6/16/2022
2019 was the last great year for the world economy. For generations, everything has been getting faster, better, and cheaper. America made that happen, but now America has lost interest in keeping it going. Globe-spanning supply chains are only possible with the protection of the U.S. Navy. The American dollar underpins internationalized energy and financial markets. American security policy forced warring nations to lay down their arms. Billions of people have been fed and educated as the...

Duration:00:38:49

Episode 421: The Rise of Mammals

6/12/2022
How did mammals survive the massive asteroid strike 66 million years ago that led to the extinction of the dinosaurs? Newt is joined by “one of the stars of modern paleontology” according to National Geographic and he is also the Paleontology Advisor on the new film “Jurassic World: Dominion” in theaters now. Newt’s guest is Dr. Steve Brusatte, his new book, “The Rise and Reign of the Mammals” vividly imagines lost worlds, and introduces us to a sweeping and revelatory new history of...

Duration:00:45:23

Episode 420: Senator Ted Cruz on the Supreme Court

6/10/2022
Newt and his guest, Senator Ted Cruz of Texas, take questions from the audience in a special townhall event about the U.S. Supreme Court, the Justice’s safety, the shooting in Uvalde, Texas and the many issues he will be voting on as a U.S. Senator. For more exclusive townhalls, become a member of Newt’s Inner Circle today. You can sign up at: newtsinnercircle.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:40:52

Episode 419: How to Protect and Grow Your Retirement

6/8/2022
Newt and his guest, Charles Thorngren, CEO of Legacy Precious Metals take questions from the audience in a special townhall event on “How to Protect and Grow Your Retirement”. You can reach Legacy Precious Metals by calling 866-484-4043 or download their comprehensive gold guide at http://legacypminvestments.com. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:34:41

Episode 418: Kellyanne Conway on “Here’s the Deal”

6/5/2022
As a highly respected pollster for corporate and Republican clients and a frequent television talk show guest, Kellyanne Conway had already established herself as a leader on the national political scene when Donald Trump asked her to run his presidential campaign. She agreed, delivering him to the White House, becoming the first woman in American history to manage a winning presidential campaign. Who she is, how she did it, and who tried to stop her is a fascinating story of personal...

Duration:00:51:32

Episode 417: Alex Epstein on “Fossil Future”

6/3/2022
The debate about climate change many times fails to mention the reasons we use fossil fuels in the first place. Policies like the “Green New Deal” really remind us that the wealthier countries can adopt green policies as a fashionable trend. But in reality, with the growth in global population, particularly in China and India, it’s going to require us to think of new ways to approach our energy needs. Newt’s guest is Alex Epstein. His new book, “Fossil Future: Why Global Human Flourishing...

Duration:00:43:54

Episode 416: Bernard Cornwell on “The Last Kingdom”

5/29/2022
What was England’s history like before William the Conqueror came from Normandy in 1066? How did the Napoleonic Wars play out from a strategic standpoint? Newt’s guest is one of his favorite historical novel writers, the prolific author, Bernard Cornwell. He is the author of the Richard Sharpe series and The Saxon series, now known as, “The Last Kingdom.” bernardcornwell.net See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:42:19

Episode 415: CyncHealth on Improving Health Care Outcomes with Data

5/27/2022
Do you think that health care in the United States is ineffective, inefficient, and very expensive? In Nebraska and Iowa, doctors and health care providers have access to all of their patient’s health data. In 2020, CyncHealth, a health information exchange, began taking steps to help connect patient data. Newt’s guests are Dr. Jaime Bland, President and CEO of CyncHealth and Linda Upmeyer, former Speaker of the House of Iowa. Find out more about CyncHealth at: https://bit.ly/3sTEVvn See...

Duration:00:39:18

Episode 414: What is the Metaverse?

5/26/2022
What exactly is the metaverse? How has the war in Ukraine taught us more about cyber warfare? Newt’s guest is Dr. Joshua Sipper. He is a Professor of Cyber Warfare Studies at the Air Force Cyber College and author of the new book, “The Cyber Meta-Reality: Beyond the Metaverse.” See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:33:58

Episode 413: Devin Nunes on Truth Social

5/22/2022
Truth Social, the new social media platform owned by President Donald J. Trump, is taking on the establishment social media platforms and Big Tech and allowing for true free speech. Newt’s guest is Congressman Devin Nunes, talking about the launch of Truth Social on desktop, and his new role as CEO of Trump Media & Technology Group. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:43:15

Episode 412: The Corporate Warrior

5/20/2022
James Farwell’s new book, “The Corporate Warrior: Successful Strategies from Military Leaders to Win Your Business Battles” details powerful and actionable strategies to conquer your competition while winning customer recognition and critical support for your brand. Corporate leaders and strategists constantly face life or death business wars. In the battleground of competitive business, there’s no better way to win than to learn from victorious front-line military commanders. See...

Duration:00:41:20

Episode 411: Dr. Ben Carson on Created Equal

5/18/2022
In his new book, “Created Equal: The Painful Past, Confusing Present, and Hopeful Future of Race in America,” Dr. Ben Carson talks about the current state of race relations in America. Instead of using race as an excuse to remake America into something completely antithetical to the Constitution, Dr. Carson suggests ways to bring great success to our nation and all multi-ethnic societies by magnifying America’s incredible strengths instead of its historical weaknesses. See...

Duration:00:41:26

Episode 410: Bill O’Reilly on Killing the Killers

5/15/2022
Trail-blazing TV journalist Bill O’Reilly, the best-selling author of the Killing history series, joins Newt to talk about his latest book: “Killing the Killers: The Secret War Against Terrorists”. They discuss America’s intense global war and manhunt against the terrorist extremists that not only carried out the attacks on 9/11 but also executed hundreds of others, both on American soil and globally. They also discuss America’s efforts to defeat Al Qaeda and ISIS worldwide. See...

Duration:00:43:11