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The intersection of politics, technology and regulatory issues has never been as energized as it is now. Every other week, Bradley Tusk talks with the most influential investors, policy makers and entrepreneurs about the latest trends in the venture space, tech world and political arena.

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    • 4.9, 37 Ratings

The intersection of politics, technology and regulatory issues has never been as energized as it is now. Every other week, Bradley Tusk talks with the most influential investors, policy makers and entrepreneurs about the latest trends in the venture space, tech world and political arena.

    Gotham Book Series Episode: Christina Greer

    Gotham Book Series Episode: Christina Greer

    Introducing the Gotham Book Series - Firewall's dive into New York's most seasoned authors, politicos and artists perspective on New York's COVID recovery through literature and culture. In this episode Bradley speaks with Christina Greer, associate Professor of Political Science and American Studies at Fordham University, co-host of the New York centered podcast FAQ-NYC, politics editor at thegrio.com, producer and host of The Aftermath and The Contender on Ozy.com, a frequent author and narrator for the TedEd educational series, and writer of a weekly column for The Amsterdam News, one of the oldest black newspapers in the U.S.

    • 38 min
    How Volunteers are Making a Difference during COVID-19

    How Volunteers are Making a Difference during COVID-19

    Bradley speaks with Jeff Miller, Co-founder and CEO of Helping Hands, a non-profit organization dedicated to serving at risk populations during COVID-19. Bradley and Jeff discuss fundraising during a pandemic, how the tech industry can help, and what the future of autonomous vehicles will look like.

    • 27 min
    How should sports work in a pandemic?

    How should sports work in a pandemic?

    Bradley discusses sports reform with his friend Elliot Regenstein, partner at Foresight Law & Policy, a national education law firm. The two tackle all proposed sports reform in light of the coronavirus from baseball, soccer, football, basketball and more. 

    • 26 min
    How embedded finance will restore our privacy

    How embedded finance will restore our privacy

    Bradley Speaks with Bo Jiang, Co-Founder and CEO of Privacy.com, a virtual card payment startup that offers a central hub with one-time use card numbers that can be used to make purchases anywhere. Bradley and Bo discuss how companies can become financial services companies and integrate payments into their services.

    • 22 min
    How can data and technology make our schools safer?

    How can data and technology make our schools safer?

    Bradley speaks with JP Guilbault, CEO of Navigate 360, and former CEO of private equity companies YourMembership and Community Brands. The two discuss how JP has implemented commercial and customer experience expertise into school and workplace safety practices.

    • 26 min
    The Politics of Opinion in Media

    The Politics of Opinion in Media

    Bradley Tusk speaks with Ben Smith, media columnist for The New York Times and former editor in chief of BuzzFeed News. Bradley and Ben discuss leadership in media, New York City politics, and what happened to the news streaming service, Quibi.

    • 32 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
37 Ratings

37 Ratings

Clarisse Gomez ,

Awesome Podcast!!!

Bradley, host of the Firewall podcast, highlights all aspects of politics, technology and regulatory issues and more in this can’t miss podcast! The host and expert guests offer insightful advice and information that is helpful to anyone that listens!

Diarg62 ,

Invaluable

One of the most grounded but surprising podcasts out there. Unusually intelligent and nuanced discussion of business/political issues.

Raptor* ,

The Fixer...delivers.

Bradley Tusk’s insightful, offbeat, brilliant yet honest exchange of ideas is vital mayonnaise in an uncertain global landscape. It’s all about real-time possibilities....

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