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In an age when saying the wrong thing in a Twitter post could leave you ghosted by onetime friends—or worse—we find our country torn apart at the political seams. But things don’t need to be this way. Constructive social discourse is not dead, it just needs a little resuscitation. From CurtCo Media.



Consider Meet Me in the Middle your political rehab. Each week, Ed Larson (Pulitzer Prize winning historian, author, and world-wide lecturer) invites guests from across the ideological spectrum—including politicians, activists, and celebrities—to sit down, discuss the issues, and if not find consensus, at least find common ground. So bring an open mind and remember, we’re more alike than different.

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In an age when saying the wrong thing in a Twitter post could leave you ghosted by onetime friends—or worse—we find our country torn apart at the political seams. But things don’t need to be this way. Constructive social discourse is not dead, it just needs a little resuscitation. From CurtCo Media.



Consider Meet Me in the Middle your political rehab. Each week, Ed Larson (Pulitzer Prize winning historian, author, and world-wide lecturer) invites guests from across the ideological spectrum—including politicians, activists, and celebrities—to sit down, discuss the issues, and if not find consensus, at least find common ground. So bring an open mind and remember, we’re more alike than different.

    64 - The Deficit Myth with Economist Stephanie Kelton

    64 - The Deficit Myth with Economist Stephanie Kelton

    Economist Stephanie Kelton joins for a comprehensive conversation about the federal budget, inflation, jobs, revamping the debt system, the power of the purse, and the US economy.

    • 39 min
    63 - Trump: The Cash Cow and the Battle for Political Control with Bill Kristol (Part Two)

    63 - Trump: The Cash Cow and the Battle for Political Control with Bill Kristol (Part Two)

    Political commentator Bill Kristol continues his discussion on Trump, the Republican Party, and modern politics.

    • 32 min
    62 - How the Republican Party Became the Trump Party with Bill Kristol (Part One)

    62 - How the Republican Party Became the Trump Party with Bill Kristol (Part One)

    Political commentator Bill Kristol joins to discuss the insurrection, Trump-ism, and the Biden infrastructure plan .

    • 41 min
    61 - Why Michael Steele Remains a Republican

    61 - Why Michael Steele Remains a Republican

    Former RNC Chairman, Michael Steele, joins Bill Curtis and Jane Albrecht to discuss what changes need to be made in the Republican (and Democratic) Party.

    • 34 min
    60 - Social Justice Warrior: Shane Murphy Goldsmith of Liberty Hill

    60 - Social Justice Warrior: Shane Murphy Goldsmith of Liberty Hill

    Shane Goldsmith, CEO of Liberty Hill Foundation, talks about her story, dream job as an activist, and pressing issues with police and social imbalance.

    • 35 min
    59 - Breaking Down The Biden Plan with Congressman Ted Lieu

    59 - Breaking Down The Biden Plan with Congressman Ted Lieu

    Congressman Ted Lieu on the aftermath of the Capitol insurrection and breaking down the Biden Infrastructure and Jobs Plan.

    • 49 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
21 Ratings

21 Ratings

Classicrocklover238 ,

Pretty good

As a centrist I appreciate the bipartisanship that is in this podcast! Thanks!

KN2346 ,

Meet me in the slightly less left than everyone else

Not as bad as the New York Times but certainly not “the middle”

slicksena ,

Great variety of topics and speaker

I enjoy the rational bipartisan platform and discussions.

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