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Radicalized Pod: Episode 22
With special guest Craig Unger
We host renowned New York Times bestselling author and Putin researcher, Craig Unger. Please watch and subscribe:
0:00 - Intro
1:22 - Heidi Cuda’s Frontloaded
3:50 - Word Phrase of the Week: “Accelerationism”
8:47 - Why it Matters by High Fidelity
17:40 - Brief Legal Briefs with Sean Conner
21:30 - Jim Stewartson's Hellscape
39:56 - Interview with Craig Unger
1:16:38 - Wrap Up
Guest Links: Twitter @craigunger
Website: Amazon bio/purchase books: https://www.amazon.com/Craig-Unger/e/...
Bio: Craig Unger is the author of five books on the Republican Party’s assault on democracy, including three New York Times bestsellers American Kompromat; House of Bush, House of Saud; and House of Trump, House of Putin. For fifteen years he was a contributing editor for Vanity Fair, where he covered national security, the Middle East, and other political issues. He was a longtime staffer at New York Magazine, has served as editor-in-chief of Boston magazine, and has contributed to Esquire, The New Yorker, The New York Times, and many other publications. He has appeared frequently as analyst on MSNBC, CNN, and other broadcast outlets, as well as Michael Moore’s documentary, Fahrenheit 9/11 and Jack Bryan’s Active Measures. Unger has written about the Trump-Russia scandal for The New Republic, Vanity Fair, and The Washington Post. He is a graduate of Harvard University and lives in Brooklyn, New York.
RADICALIZED: Truth Survives is a weekly investigative podcast exposing the strategies and techniques used in disinformation and the rise of far-right extremism with Heidi Cuda, Jim Stewartson, High Fidelity, and Sean Conner. New episode every Monday morning at 8:00am CST.