Big Ideas with Ben Weingarten
By ChangeUp Media LLC
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Big Ideas with Ben Weingarten features compelling long-form conversations with exceptional thinkers and doers on the most important ideas and issues of our time, and all time. Discussions focus on topics ranging from national security and foreign affairs, to economics and politics and philosophy and culture with a classical Liberal bent and a grounding in history. Big Ideas with Ben Weingarten challenges the prevailing progressive orthodoxy with a contrarian conservative/libertarian counter-narrative based in individual liberty, limited government, free enterprise and a strong, national interest-oriented and prudently used defense. Host Ben Weingarten is a Senior Fellow at the London Center for Policy Research, Senior Contributor at The Federalist and Founder & CEO of ChangeUp Media, a conservative media consulting and production company.
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Ben Weingarten is smart and insightful. His interviews really seek the basis for someone ‘s thinking and illuminate the chosen topic! Great job! Thanks.
Big Ideas is a real treat. In a world dominated by video clips, blog posts, and comments it is a treat to listen to informed intelligent conversation. Ben ‘s guests are articulate and informed and he extracts the best they have to offer.
This podcast is very enlightening and touches upon a variety of topics that you won’t find discussed in the MSM. always interesting and thought provoking. Well done!