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Andy Ngo joins Dave Rubin on the Rubin Report LIVE to talk about the Antifa attack in Portland.
Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report talks Colonel Allen West (Retired U.S. Army Lieutenant Colonel) and Chad Robichaux (Force Recon Marine) about why they joined the US military, the Iraq War and Afghanistan, their thoughts on NATO and the UN, issues veterans face when returning home, PTSD, why the Mighty Oaks Warrior Foundation was started, and more.
Dave Rubin of the Rubin Report is joined by Yaron Brook, Brian Amerige, and Greg Salmieri LIVE from OCON to talk about big tech censorship, the Google leak, Project Veritas, free speech, YouTube demonetization, fake news, and more.
Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report talks Eckhart Tolle (Author, ‘The Power of Now’ & ‘A New Earth’ ) about his background and experience with anxiety and depression, the essence of mindfulness, consciousness, and all spirituality, the importance of self transcendence, his thoughts on how to bring balance to your life, and more.
Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report talks to Robby Soave (Associate Editor, Reason Magazine) about his book ‘Panic Attack: Young Radicals in the Age of Trump’, his experience speaking at congress about hate crime, how he became a libertarian, the case of the Covington Catholic students, freedom of speech on college campuses, Title IX activists and fourth wave feminism, his thoughts on liberty, political correctness, identity politics, freedom of speech, and more.
Andrew Yang joins Dave Rubin on the Rubin Report LIVE to talk about universal basic income, the 2020 election, the US economy, the future of the Democratic party, Donald Trump, medicare for all, the Yang Gang and more.
In this episode of The Rubin Report Dave Rubin talks to Martin Ford (Author and Futurist) about his new book ‘Rise of the Robots: Technology and the Threat of a Jobless Future’, Deep Learning, his views on promoting Universal Basic Income, and more.
In this episode of The Rubin Report Dave Rubin talks to Michael Malice (Author and Media Personality) about his book ‘The New Right: A Journey to the Fringe of American Politics’, troll communities, his views on anarchy, Trump, North Korea, and more.
Mike Cernovich (documentary filmmaker) joins Dave, making his return to The Rubin Report after 3 years.
Rob Smith (Veteran, political analyst) joins Dave to discuss what it’s like being Black, gay, and conservative, how he protested against Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell, the difficulty of coming out as a conservative, issues in the Black community, his belief that wealth is the best way to empower, and more.
James O’Keefe (Journalist, Author, Head of Project Veritas) joins Dave to discuss righteous indignation, the power of the media, major tech company censorship, his view on CNN journalists, why he feels being hated is a sign of success, and more.
Yoram Hazony (President of Herzl Institute) joins Dave to discuss how is Israel is stronger than ever while the USA and England are struggling, his new book “The Virtue of Nationalism,” free speech, and more.
Nicholas Christakis (Sociologist & Author) joins Dave to discuss the Yale Halloween costume debacle, his book ‘Blueprint: The Evolutionary Origins of a Good Society’, the importance of free and open conversation, the value of friendship, and more.
Lauren Chen (Host of Pseudo Intellectual) joins Dave to discuss how she was made aware of race for the first time on a USA college campus, the difficulties she faces being young and conservative, her views on fighting for equality, her definition of racism, and more.
Allie Stuckey (podcast host) joins Dave to discuss her Prager U video, the inability to disagree respectfully, attacks on Christianity, instant gratification philosophy, Christian views of marriage, and more.
Ben Shapiro joins Dave for a live stream to discuss his new book “The Right Side of History.”
Bridget Phetasy (comedian) joins Dave to discuss self censorship among journalists and comedians, how the left is pushing people away, why she believes kids should skip college, why we should be critical of our leaders, and more.
Lila Rose (Pro-Life Activist) joins Dave to discuss Live Action and the importance of educating young people, abortion as a women's health issue, planned parenthood, and more.
Jocko Willink (former Navy Seal) joins Dave to discuss his time as a Navy Seal, his political viewpoints, military strategy in Iraq and Afghanistan, his thoughts on Trump, and more.
Robert Barnes is a civil, criminal and constitutional lawyer who has represented many high profile clients. He joins Dave to discuss his legal approach to free speech, his cases representing Alex Jones and the Covington kids, and Tucker Carlson’s free speech battle with the media.
Tim Pool joins Dave to discuss his appearance on Joe Rogan yesterday addressing censorship concerns with Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey.
This is the first in a series looking at Objectivism’s approach to Happiness. Onkar Ghate and Tara Smith join Dave to discuss the virtue of selfishness.
Tyler Cowen (Economics professor, George Mason U.) joins Dave to discuss his new book “Stubborn Attachments: A Vision for a Society of Free, Prosperous, and Responsible Individuals” covering topics like government regulation, why he identifies as a “small L” libertarian, and economic ideas like Universal Basic Income, climate change, the cryptocurrency revolution, his sensible plan for immigration, and more.
Nick Di Paolo (stand up comedian) joins Dave to discuss his comedy career, his problem with political correctness and so many stand up comics today, why he believes comedians should be at the forefront of speech and free expression, and more.
Peter Boghossian (philosophy professor at Portland State University) and James Lindsay (PhD in Mathematics) join Dave to discuss their hoax writing 20 fake papers using ridiculous ideas and buzzwords to expose the influence of social justice in academia.
Tal Keinan (author) joins Dave to discuss his new book “God is in the Crowd” which dives into the ideas and issues facing modern day Judaism.
Matt Iseman (TV host and comedian) joins Dave to discuss his upbringing and comedy career, hosting American Ninja Warrior, why he puts a high value on protecting speech, his live and let live philosophy on life, and much more.
Michael Reagan (Reagan Legacy Foundation) joins Dave to discuss growing up as the son of Ronald Reagan, the Walkway to Victory memorializing WWII veterans, and his work with The Reagan Legacy Foundation.
Maxime Bernier (Canadian MP) joins Dave to discuss the state of Canadian politics, leading his new party ‘The People’s Party of Canada,’ why he disagrees with Justin Trudeau, his views on immigration in Canada, political correctness, and much more.
Heather Mac Donald (author) joins Dave to discuss her new book “The Diversity Delusion: How Race and Gender Pandering Corrupt the University and Undermine Our Culture.”
Dr. Everett Piper (President, Oklahoma Wesleyan University) joins Dave to discuss the importance of defending intellectual freedom on college campuses, the meaning of liberalism, his new book ‘Not a Day Care: The Devastating Consequences of Abandoning Truth’, and more.
Geoffrey Miller (evolutionary psychologist) joins Dave to discuss his field of evolutionary psychology, the future of long term relationships, how trans issues fit into evolutionary psychology, untouchable topics on college campuses for professors, evolutionary aesthetics, the politicization of mate selection, why science can’t explain homosexuality, effective altruism, and more.
This was an incredibly hard decision to make and one that I do not take lightly. The banning of Carl Benjamin, aka Sargon of Akkad, was a massive move of the line of what is acceptable speech on these platforms, and I cannot in good conscience support Patreon as they assault free expression online. For our Patreon members who listen to the ad-free podcast, stay tuned as we are working on building out an ad free podcast for our monthly supporters on http://www.daverubin.com. Join now and we'll roll you right into it when it's ready!
Taking a look back at 14 of our favorite moments on The Rubin Report in 2018.
Bishop Robert Barron and Rabbi David Wolpe join Dave to have a discussion about religion, the enlightenment, their agreements and disagreements, and more.
Imam Tawhidi (Australian Muslim Scholar) joins Dave to discuss his upbringing in a conservative Muslim family in Iraq, his work to reform Islam, ISIS and the radicalization of Muslims in the west, defining the labels within his religion, his support of free speech, views of muslim immigration in the West, and more.
Gad Saad (evolutionary behavioral scientist) joins Dave for a live stream to discuss Patreon, embattled academics, and behaviors in mating.
Chloe Valdary (writer and political activist) joins Dave to discuss growing up Jewish as a person of color, how to disassemble anti semitism, her criticism of intersectionality, and the Women’s March, and to deconstruct the ideas around feminism, Islam, the hatred of Israel, the theory of enchantment which focuses on the importance of human connection, and more.
Marian Tupy (editor, Humanprogress.org) joins Dave to discuss good news and optimism for humanity, from life expectancy increasing to poverty decreasing, and his optimism about the environment, from alternative forms of energy to the increased greening of the earth.
Jordan Peterson and Ben Shapiro join Dave for a discussion about religion, trans activism, censorship, the IDW, and more.
Brigitte Gabriel (national security expert) joins Dave to discuss her mission to save Western civilization, her support of Donald Trump, her views on illegal immigration as a legal immigrant, and her new book ‘Rise: In Defense of Judeo-Christian Values and Freedom.’
Bret Weinstein (former professor at Evergreen State) joins Dave to discuss life after being pushed out from Evergreen State University for a scandal surrounding accusations of racism, his disagreements with Richard Dawkins, what he sees as the most important topics around evolutionary biology, his issues with New Atheism, thoughts on policing gender, and more.
Jordan Peterson and Dave Rubin are on tour across the world. This is the Q&A portion of their show in Oslo, Norway, discussing 12 Rules for Life, what it’s been like to travel all over the world, and how Jordan sees his future.
Dave was LIVE from his hotel room in Sweden where he's currently touring with Jordan Peterson discussing the results of the US midterm elections and more.
Dave was LIVE from Sweden where he's currently touring with Jordan Peterson answering viewer questions and making his predictions for the midterm elections.
Kyle Kashuv (Parkland student) joins Dave discuss his experience during the Parkland High School shooting, and why he still supports the second amendment as an advocate for gun rights, his views on the NRA and the media’s treatment of the shooting, his opposing views to other Parkland survivors, and more.
Tucker Carlson (Host, Tucker Carlson Tonight) joins Dave to discuss his upbringing, his frustrations with the Republican party, his views on Trump and racism, issues with CNN and other mainstream media, the importance of free speech, and more.
Janice Fiamengo (Professor at University of Ottawa) joins Dave to discuss how the idea of the University has been destroyed, the ‘crisis’ in masculinity, why she calls herself an “anti-feminist,” the #MeToo movement, and more.
Glenn Beck (TV & Radio host) joins Dave to discuss his predictions for the upcoming midterm elections, and his thoughts on the future of politics.
Gregg Hurwitz (comic book writer) joins Dave to discuss the philosophical and psychological story lines of comic books and movies and how they relate to current themes and political issues, his work to try and save and reform the democratic party, and more.
Larry King (TV & Radio Host) joins Dave to discuss his legendary career as an interviewer, his interviewing style and how it’s influenced Dave’s own style, his views on the state of the world, his friendship with Donald Trump, his thoughts on life and death, and more.
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Claire Lehmann (founding editor, Quillette) joins Dave to discuss her work with Quillette, a platform for free thought that respects ideas, even dangerous ones. Quillette believes that free expression and the free exchange of ideas help human societies flourish and progress.
Eric Weinstein joins Dave for a live discussion about the future of the intellectual dark web
Cameron Kasky (Co-founder, March For Our Lives) joins Dave Rubin to discuss the MSD High School shooting, his experience during the shooting, creating the March For Our Lives, trying to find the middle ground between the left and right political divide, and more.
Peter Thiel (entrepreneur) joins Dave Rubin to discuss creating PayPal, why he moved his company out of SIlicon Valley, political correctness, the changing media landscape, his company ‘Palantir,’ libertarianism, his views on Trump, his take down of Gawker, and much more.
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Katharine Birbalsingh (headmistress) joins Dave to discuss her founding of Michaela Community School - a free school established in London, and her journey from the left to the right, her approach to disciplining children, the importance of valuing knowledge, believing in equality of opportunity, and more.
Jeffrey Tucker (American institute for Economic Research) joins Dave to discuss his libertarian roots, his issues with the left and with the right, right wing collectivism, the alt-right, and more.
Colion Noir (attorney, gun rights activist) joins Dave to discuss his work with guns and defending the second amendment,everything he feels people should know about guns, the most common misconceptions surrounding guns, mass shootings, and more.
Debra Soh (sex researcher) joins Dave to discuss her work as a sex researcher, the backlash to her article “Why Transgender Kids Should Wait to Transition,” Harvard’s admissions discriminating against asians, the #MeToo movement, and more.
Jesse Itzler (author, entrepreneur) joins Dave to discuss his experience writing the NY Knicks theme song, creating Zico coconut water, what he learned living and training with a Navy Seal, and his new book ‘Living with the Monks: What Turning of my Phone Taught Me About Happiness, Gratitude, and Focus.’
Ari Cohn (Director, FIRE) joins Dave to discuss the origins of FIRE (Foundation for Individual Rights in Education), the importance of protecting individual rights on college campuses, the reasons why hate speech is free speech, the ins and outs of the first amendment, and more.
Josephine Mathias (Contributor, National Post) joins Dave Rubin to discuss immigrating from Nigeria, voting discrepancies among black voters, her views on Candace Owens, criticism of Black Lives Matter, the rise of Jordan Peterson, intersectionality, fake outcries of racism, and more.
Larry Sharpe (Libertarian Candidate for Governor of NY) joins Dave to discuss running as the libertarian candidate for Governor of New York, the supreme court decision about the baker and the gay wedding cake, his views on legalization of weed, gun regulation, and more.
Heather Heying (former professor at Evergreen State) joins Dave Rubin to discuss she and her husband Bret Weinstein’s resignation from Evergreen State University, why she still considers herself a progressive, her views on consciousness, and more.
Jordan Peterson, Dave Rubin, and ARI's Yaron Brook and Greg Salmieri discuss the impact of philosophy on a person's life.
Jordan Peterson, Ben Shapiro, and Eric Weinstein join Dave for a panel discussion.
Jordan Peterson and Eric Weinstein join Dave Rubin for a panel discussion.
Nadine Strossen (former ACLU president) joins Dave to discuss her previous work as the president of the The American Civil Liberties Union, the definition of hate speech and how we should treat it, the dangers of censorship, a rebirth of free speech, and more.
Michael Shermer and Amy Chua join Dave to discuss the label of classical liberalism, the supreme court decision regarding the baker and gay wedding cake, identity politics, and more.
Sam Harris joins Dave to discuss truth, consciousness, his upcoming debate with Jordan Peterson, and more.
Chris Freiman (philosophy professor at College of William and Mary) joins Dave to discuss philosophy, morality, his support for open borders and immigration reform, how to alleviate global poverty, his support for universal basic income, and more.
Niall Ferguson (historian and author) joins Dave to discuss his background, his thoughts on the Intellectual Dark Web, the culture war that he and his wife Ayaan Hirsi Ali are fighting, his views on Brexit, Donald Trump, and more.
My return to stand up is continuing in June!
Tickets are still available, get them while you can at www.rubinreport.com/events
Tempe Improv in Arizona on Sunday (June 3)
DC Improv on Thursday (June 7)
Parlor Live in Bellevue just outside Seattle on Thursday (June 21)
(There will be a surprise guest from the intellectual dark web joining me for the Q&A at one or more of these shows)
See you there!
Jenny Wilson is the Democratic nominee for U.S. Senate in Utah. She joins Dave to discuss her democratic political views, the experience of running as a democrat in an overwhelmingly red state, social issues like abortion and gay marriage, and more.
Larry Elder joins Dave to discuss Kanye West's political awakening, the state of the media, race in America, the new conservatives, and more.
Don Boudreaux (economics professor) joins Dave to discuss classical liberalism, the basic principles about economics, the minimum wage debate, his views of the real state of the middle class, and more.
Dave Rubin and Yaron Brook visited the University of Illinois at Chicago to discuss free speech, free markets, libertarianism, objectivism, and more.
Sebastian Gorka (national security strategist) joins Dave Rubin to discuss his brief role as deputy assistant to President Trump, his response to the lies and attacks in the media, the dangers of political correctness, foreign policy, Russian collusion, and more.
Colin Moriarty joins Dave to discuss the current state of gaming, the political landscape, and the culture wars related to both
Dave Rubin, Yasmine Mohammed, and Onkar Ghate join Dartmouth College to discuss the current state of free speech, followed by an audience Q&A. The Q&A is available to our Patreon supporters!
Dr. Thomas Sowell (Economist and Author) joins Dave to discuss his new book “Discrimination & Disparities” which challenges ideas related to economic outcome differences like discrimination, exploitation or genetics. They dive into Dr. Sowell’s upbringing and Marxist past, free speech on college campuses, the role of government, minimum wage laws, his experience as a conservative who happens to be black, and more.
Rajshree Agarwal (Professor of Strategy, UMD) joins Dave to discuss growing up in India, the problem of self censorship with college professors, upward mobility, and her belief that truly successful businesses are moral enterprises, resulting from productivity, integrity and a sense of purpose.
Benji Backer (conservative environmentalist) joins Dave to discuss how and why he got into politics at the age of 10, his issues with where the current conservative party stands, the American Conservation Coalition, his thoughts on how to tackle environmental issues from a conservative viewpoint, and more.
Watch Dave Rubin and Yaron Brook's live discussion at the University of Central Florida on the role of government, capitalism, free markets, and more.
Gov. John Kasich (Governor of Ohio) joins Dave to discuss his background and character, political labels,the problem with victimhood culture, individualism vs collectivism, race in america, his views on Trump, immigration, gay marriage, medical marijuana, and whether he will run for President in 2020.
Steven Pinker is a cognitive psychologist at Harvard University and the author of the new bestselling book “Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress.” Steven joins Dave for a discussion on science, identity politics, and his hope for humanity.
Bob Saget (comedian) joins Dave to discuss his comedy background and his career highlights from Full House and America’s Funniest Home Videos, his political views, Trump, the importance of humanity, and more.
David Frum (Senior Editor, The Atlantic) joins Dave to discuss his new book “Trumpocracy: The Corruption of the American Republic,” his unique conservative views, the health care debate, the state of the modern left, his political standing, and more.
Watch live as Dave Rubin, Heather Mac Donald, and Steve Simpson join UC Berkeley to discuss the current state of free speech in America and on college campuses.
Kelly Carlin joins Dave to discuss the importance of unplugging from social media, mindfulness, jungian archetypes, her father George Carlin, and more.
Mike Shellenberger (candidate for Gov. of CA) joins Dave to discuss his run for governor in California, his case for using nuclear power, fracking 101, the housing issue in California, taxations, his progressive/libertarian leanings, and more.
Abraham Lincoln was the 16th President of the U.S. from 1861 until his assassination in 1865. Author and professor Jeffrey Rogers Hummel joins Dave for President’s Week to discuss Lincoln’s life and presidency. It’s President’s Week on The Rubin Report! 5 shows on 5 presidents in 5 days.
John F. Kennedy was the 35th President of the U.S from 1961 until his assassination in 1963. Author Brian Domitrovic joins Dave for President’s Week to discuss JFK’s life and presidency. It’s President’s Week on The Rubin Report! 5 shows on 5 presidents in 5 days.
John Adams was the 2nd President of the U.S from 1797-1801. Professor and author C. Bradley Thompson joins Dave for President’s Week to discuss Adams’ life and presidency, from his early background, to his political philosophy, to his accomplishments, and more
James Madison was a Founding Father and the 4th President of the U.S from 1809-1817. Professor and author Kevin Gutzman joins Dave for President’s Week to discuss Madison’s life and presidency, from drafting the constitution, to the Federalist Papers, to the Bill of Rights, and more. It’s President’s Week on The Rubin Report! 5 shows on 5 presidents in 5 days.
Thomas Jefferson was the 3rd President of the U.S from 1801-1809. Professor and author Rob McDonald joins Dave for President’s Week to discuss Jefferson’s life and presidency. It’s President’s Week on The Rubin Report! 5 shows on 5 presidents in 5 days.
Michael Brown (Fmr Director, FEMA) joins Dave to reflect on his time and work as the director of FEMA during Hurricane Katrina, his experience working with George W. Bush, his role in the creation of Homeland Security, his views on the TSA, his handling of other natural disasters, and more.