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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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United States

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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 444: Penn Law School’s War on Amy Wax

8/7/2022
In a letter dated June 23, 2022, the Dean of the University of Pennsylvania, Carey Law School, Theodore Ruger, suggested imposing sanctions on Professor Amy Wax for showing “a callous and flagrant disregard for our University community.” Dean Ruger is seeking to ‘cancel’ her based on her opinions and views and how the University has reacted to them. Professor Amy Wax is currently the Robert Mundheim Professor of Law at the University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School where she joined the...

Episode 443: Can One Man Save the World?

8/3/2022
Grammy nominated, singer-songwriter John Ondrasik joins Newt to talk about his new single and video, “Can One Man Save the World?” The song is inspired by the courage of President Zelenskyy and the people of Ukraine and asks the United States and the world to stand up for the core values of freedom and justice. The video was filmed on location on a Ukrainian battlefield with the Ukrainian Orchestra. John was aided by the non-proft, Save Our Allies. Newt’s guests are John Ondrasik of Five for...

Episode 442: Charlie Kirk on “The College Scam”

7/31/2022
In his new book, “The College Scam: How America’s Universities Are Bankrupting and Brainwashing Away the Future of America’s Youth,” Charlie Kirk puts the college industry on trial with a ten-count indictment of why academia has lost all credibility. Newt’s guest is Charlie Kirk, the founder and president of Turning Point USA, the largest and fastest growing conservative youth activist organization in the country. He’s also a #1 New York Times best-selling author and host of “The Charlie...

Duration:00:36:33

Episode 441: Understanding Mass Shootings

7/27/2022
After the recent mass shootings in the last several weeks in Buffalo, New York, Uvalde, Texas and Highland Park, Illinois – the country has been challenged with how to put a stop to these mass shootings. But first, we need to understand who these mass shooters are and why they decide to act. Newt’s guest is Katherine Schweit. She is an author, attorney, former Chicago prosecutor, and career FBI special agent. While at the FBI, she wrote the seminal research entitled, “A Study of 160 Active...

Duration:00:32:42

Episode 440: The Road to the Midterms – What Voters are Thinking

7/24/2022
“The Road to the Midterms” series continues, looking more closely at what issues voters are talking about, leading into the midterm election. Newt’s guest is John McLaughlin. He is the CEO of McLaughlin and Associates, a leading research and polling firm. He has worked professionally as a strategic consultant and pollster for 40 years, winning some of the toughest elections in the United States. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:40:00

Episode 439: Senator Braun on Balancing the Federal Budget

7/22/2022
As a businessman before being elected to the United States Senate from Indiana, Senator Mike Braun was the Founder and CEO of Meyer Distributing and he learned a thing or two about a balance sheet. He’s joining Newt to discuss, “The Braun Budget: A Plan to Defuse America’s Inflation Bomb and Unleash Prosperity,” which is his proposal to reduce our national debt of $30.58 trillion dollars over 10 years. Find out more at https://www.braun.senate.gov/newsroom/braun-budget See...

Duration:00:35:13

Episode 438: The Rise of the New Puritans

7/17/2022
The new Puritans are here, and they’re coming for your lifestyle, your freedoms, and your fun. Why is the censorious left winning, and why does the future of the country rely on rejecting their tyrannical vision for tomorrow? Newt’s guest is Noah Rothman. His new book, “The Rise of the New Puritans: Fighting Back Against Progressives’ War on Fun” is out now. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:29:28

Episode 437: Suppression, Deception, Snobbery and Bias

7/15/2022
After facing the White House press corps as White House press secretary under President George W. Bush from 2001 to 2003, Ari Fleischer has experienced first-hand just how biased and inaccurate the press can be in their reporting. And they have only become more partisan in recent years. Newt’s guest is Ari Fleischer. His new book, “Suppression, Deception, Snobbery, and Bias: Why the Press Gets Such Much Wrong – And Just Doesn’t Care” is out now. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy...

Duration:00:31:52

Episode 436: Defeating Big Government Socialism

7/12/2022
Sean Hannity is turning the tables on his good friend, Newt Gingrich. He’s asking the questions of Newt, about his new book, “Defeating Big Government Socialism: Saving America’s Future” which is available at Amazon.com, and everywhere you buy books. Pick up a first-edition copy today. http://gingrich360.com/book See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:45:15

Episode 434: Founding Fathers’ Week – Alexander Hamilton

7/11/2022
The lives of these men are essential to understanding the American form of government and our ideals of liberty. The Founding Fathers all played key roles in the securing of American independence from Great Britain and in the creation of the government of the United States of America. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:42:02

Episode 435: Founding Fathers’ Week – James Madison

7/10/2022
The lives of these men are essential to understanding the American form of government and our ideals of liberty. The Founding Fathers all played key roles in the securing of American independence from Great Britain and in the creation of the government of the United States of America. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:36:25

Episode 433: Founding Fathers’ Week – Benjamin Franklin

7/8/2022
The lives of these men are essential to understanding the American form of government and our ideals of liberty. The Founding Fathers all played key roles in the securing of American independence from Great Britain and in the creation of the government of the United States of America. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:52:54

Episode 432: Founding Fathers’ Week – John Adams

7/7/2022
The lives of these men are essential to understanding the American form of government and our ideals of liberty. The Founding Fathers all played key roles in the securing of American independence from Great Britain and in the creation of the government of the United States of America. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:40:03

Episode 431: Founding Fathers’ Week – Thomas Jefferson

7/6/2022
The lives of these men are essential to understanding the American form of government and our ideals of liberty. The Founding Fathers all played key roles in the securing of American independence from Great Britain and in the creation of the government of the United States of America. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:01:03:25

Episode 430: Founding Fathers’ Week – George Washington

7/5/2022
The lives of these men are essential to understanding the American form of government and our ideals of liberty. The Founding Fathers all played key roles in the securing of American independence from Great Britain and in the creation of the government of the United States of America. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:01:02:29

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