What is our future as a country, as a people? Elections help to determine our future. This year, the elections matter more than most because we need to apply the brakes on a runaway presidency. But before we vote, we need to discuss the issues that matter, not just polls and scandals, issues that will shape our future.
- EP01 | America's Greatest Political Analyst
September 10th with President Bill Clinton
- EP02 | Is Terrorism Still a Threat?
September 10th with Nick Rasmussen & Mike Sheehan
- EP03 | The Incredible Shrinking Superpower
September 17th with Ambassador Susan Rice
- EP04 | Nuclear Deals and Dealing with Nukes
September 24th with Ambassador Wendy Sherman
- EP05 | Fascism in the 21st Century
October 1st with Secretary Madeleine Albright
- EP06 | Assault on the Media
October 8th with Brian Ross & Rhonda Schwartz
- EP07 | Is Nuclear War Back?
October 15th with Fred Kaplan & David Schwartz
- EP08 | Cyber War and Defending Democracy
October 22nd with Rob Knake and Eric Rosenbach
- EP09 | Veterans in Congress
October 29th with Congressman Seth Moulton
- EP10 | Jobs in the New Economy
November 2nd with Governor Terry McAuliffe
November 6th, 2018
President Trump's actions are a risk to the Constitution, but we're all growing increasingly numb to the threats. What can we do to defend this sacrosanct document?Future State host Richard Clarke gives his thoughts on the dangers we face.Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | iHeartRadio | PodcastApp | RSS
October 29th, 2018
Congressman Seth Moulton speaks on what it means to be a veteran on Capitol Hill, and on recruiting more veterans to run for office. We look at how the U.S. prioritizes defense spending, and talk about whether we’re doing enough to support veterans.Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | iHeartRadio | PodcastApp | RSS
October 22nd, 2018
Cyber experts Rob Knake and Eric Rosenbach speak on the ability of political actors to conduct foreign policy in the cyber domain. We look at the impacts that we have seen so far on infrastructure and the election system, how we can thwart future attempts on our digital democracy, and how we can prevent a full-fledged cyber war.Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | iHeartRadio | PodcastApp | RSS
About Richard Clarke
Richard Clarke did thirty years of government service in the White House, State Department, and the Pentagon. He was America’s top counterterrorism official for Presidents Clinton and Bush (43). He was the nation’s first cyber czar. Earlier, President Bush (41) nominated and the Senate confirmed Dick for Assistant Secretary of State for Politico-Military Affairs. In the Reagan Administration he was Deputy Assistant Secretary for Intelligence. On 9-11, Dick served as the national crisis manager from the White House.
Since leaving government, Dick served on President Obama’s Review Group on Intelligence and Technology and on the governor’s cyber commission in New York and Virginia. He taught for five years at Harvard’s Kennedy School, and for fifteen years was an on-air ABC News national security consultant. He has published eight books, including four novels and a number one New York Times best seller in non-fiction. He is the Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Middle East Institute. He is CEO of Good Harbor Security Risk Management.