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The Michael Steele Podcast is a podcast hosted by former Republican National Committee Chairman and Maryland Lt. Governor Michael Steele. Each week, Michael moderates a barbershop style discussion about the key political and cultural issues of the day. Michael brings his experience as an MSNBC political analyst and from a lifetime in politics to a podcast which transcends traditional political boundaries in order to dig deep and find real solutions.

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The Michael Steele Podcast is a podcast hosted by former Republican National Committee Chairman and Maryland Lt. Governor Michael Steele. Each week, Michael moderates a barbershop style discussion about the key political and cultural issues of the day. Michael brings his experience as an MSNBC political analyst and from a lifetime in politics to a podcast which transcends traditional political boundaries in order to dig deep and find real solutions.

    Quick Take: The Second Amendment

    Quick Take: The Second Amendment

    Michael speaks with Professor Carol Anderson about white rage, where we get it wrong, and how it manifests in our country today. The pair also discuss voter suppression, how the 2nd Amendment is rooted in anti-Blackness and how looking to history shows us how we got here.

    • 17 min
    How We Begin to Reconstruct: With Guest Kimberly Jones

    How We Begin to Reconstruct: With Guest Kimberly Jones

    Michael speaks with Kimberly Jones about her new book, "How We Can Win: Race, History and Changing the Money Game That's Rigged." The pair discuss legacy wealth, where the U.S education system falls short, Reconstruction 2.0 and how we can begin to repair our unequal system.

    • 1 hr 6 min
    Quick Take: Why We Pick the Leaders We Have

    Quick Take: Why We Pick the Leaders We Have

    Michael speaks with Brian Klaas about his new book, "CORRUPTIBLE: Who Gets Power & How it Changes Us." The pair discuss the psychology behind why we choose the leaders we choose, how power attracts the wrong type of people and why it's relevant to our current political system.

    • 16 min
    Justice Requires a Holistic Perspective: With Guest Laura Coates

    Justice Requires a Holistic Perspective: With Guest Laura Coates

    Michael speaks with Laura Coates about her work as a civil rights attorney. Coates served as Assistant United States Attorney for the District of Columbia and a Trial Attorney in the Civil Rights Division of the Department of Justice, specializing in the enforcement of voting rights throughout the United States. Her new book is "Just Pursuit: A Black Prosecutor’s Fight for Fairness"

    • 54 min
    Quick Take: Will Trump Win in 2024?

    Quick Take: Will Trump Win in 2024?

    Michael speaks with Former Governor Chris Christie about what the Republican party stands for now that Marjorie Taylor Greene and Matt Gaetz have entered the arena. The pair discuss Trump's hold on the Republican base, why the GOP must not be a party of vendetta politics and who will be running in 2024.

    • 16 min
    How We Got Here: With Guest Carol Anderson

    How We Got Here: With Guest Carol Anderson

    Michael speaks with Professor Carol Anderson about white rage, where we get it wrong, and how it manifests in our country today. The pair also discuss voter suppression, how the 2nd Amendment is rooted in anti-Blackness and how looking to history shows us how we got here.

    • 1 hr 7 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
1.8K Ratings

1.8K Ratings

Derousse #2 ,

Awesome

Just Listen to Kimberly Jones on your podcast, really enjoyed the Black History about Reconstruction and the Black political figures that helped create public school system, I happen to be White but have a great desire to Learn more on Black history! Inspirational! Awesome podcast Michael ‘Byrun’ Steel

A UK fan ,

You saved this interview

What a joy it is to listen to this man and his interviews - thank you

mike.reading9 ,

A+++

Awesome podcast!!

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