Salon of the Refused
By Salon of the Refused
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Rob Tracinski talks about ideas that are outside the mainstream, from politics to philosophy, technology to art.
||CleanEp. 6 - Tom Nichols on NeverTrump, Part 2 of 2||Rob Tracinski talks with Tom Nichols, professor at the Harvard Extension School and author of The Death of Expertise, about the future of NeverTrump. The conversation includes: how Trump actually shifts power to "zombie" bureaucrats, Trump and Russia,||12/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 5 - Tom Nichols on the Death of Expertise, Part 1 of 2||Rob Tracinski talks with Tom Nichols, professor at the Naval War College and Harvard Extension School, about the "death of expertise." The conversation includes: what happens when experts get it wrong, how both left and right have contributed to contem||12/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 4 - Scott Lincicome on the Trade War||Rob Tracinski talks with Scott Lincicome about the progress of President Trump's trade war. The conversation includes: why tariff power was delegated to the president, how trade changes jobs instead of taking them away, and how Flashdance and Bruce Spri||12/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 3 - Why Salon of the Refused?||Rob Tracinski talks about the Paris Salon of 1863, the original Salon of the Refused, and their lessons for how to change the culture. Links to images mentioned in the podcast: The Birth of Venus, by Alexandre Cabanel Luncheon on the Grass, by Edouard M||11/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 2 - Charles C.W. Cooke on Being an Atheist on the Right||Rob Tracinski talks with Charles C.W. Cooke, editor of NationalReview.com, on what it's like to be an atheist on the right. The conversation includes: the secular basis for morality and liberty, how atheism is good for the right, Ayn Rand vs. William F.||11/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 1 -- Sean Trende on the 2018 Midterms||Rob Tracinski talks with Sean Trende, senior elections analyst at RealClearPolitics, about the 2018 midterm elections and how the commentators' impressions stack up against the actual results. The conversation includes: whether the "Kavanaugh Effect" wa||11/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|