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Robert Gates and Stefanie Tompkins on inspiring the next generation of public servants
Washington Post columnist David Ignatius speaks with the 22nd U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates and Stefanie Tompkins, the director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) on strategies to galvanize a new generation of public servants and instill a “start-up” kind of enthusiasm.
Kevin Gover and Angeline Boulley on Native American Heritage Month
Race in America: History Matters
Washington Post reporter Arelis R. Hernández speaks with Kevin Gover, the Smithsonian’s under secretary for museums and culture, and Angeline Boulley, author of the bestselling book, “’Firekeeper’s Daughter," about their reflections on Native American Heritage Month.
First Look with The Post’s Jonathan Capehart, Charles Lane, Annie Linskey & Ruth Marcus
Jonathan Capehart sits down with The Washington Post's Charles Lane, Annie Linskey and Ruth Marcus to discuss the Build Back Better plan, inflation concerns and President Biden’s current approval rating.
Max Levchin and Eswar Prasad on the digitization of currency and the future of money
Washington Post technology editor Christina Passariello speaks with Affirm CEO Max Levchin and Cornell University professor Eswar Prasad on the future of money, the evolution of the financial industry and the implications for payments security.
Rep. Adam Schiff and Katie Harbath on the weaponization of misinformation
Washington Post columnist Jonathan Capehart speaks with Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) and former Facebook executive Katie Harbath for back-to-back conversations on the weaponization of misinformation and the efforts to hold social media companies accountable.
Chris Christie discusses his new book "Republican Rescue"
The Washington Post's Deputy Editorial Page Editor Karen Tumulty speaks with former Republican New Jersey governor Chris Christie about his new book, “Republican Rescue: Saving the Party from Truth Deniers, Conspiracy Theorists, and the Dangerous Policies of Joe Biden."