Beg to Differ with Mona Charen

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

42 episodes of Beg to Differ with Mona Charen since the first episode, which aired on October 2nd, 2019.

  • Swan Song

    August 7th, 2020  |  1 hr 9 mins
    axios, beirut, dhs, donald trump, intelligence, jonathan swan, journalism, portland, protests

    On this week’s Beg to Differ with Mona Charen, Lawfare’s Benjamin Wittes describes his disturbing experience with DHS. The group also discusses the Swan/Trump interview and the lessons of Beirut.

  • Postpone the Election Edition

    July 31st, 2020  |  1 hr 8 mins
    2020, big tech, congress, covid-19, delaying the election, donald trump, herman cain, joe biden, louie gohmert, mail in voting, veepstakes

    On this week's Beg to Differ, A.B. Stoddard joins the usual crew to discuss mail-in voting in the 2020 election, Trump floating delaying it, Louie Gohmert, Herman Cain, and COVID-19, and a discussion about the Veepstakes and Congress skewering Big Tech.

  • Should Never-Trump Republicans Vote Straight Democrat in November?

    July 24th, 2020  |  1 hr 10 mins
    2020, china, dhs, donald trump, policing, portland, riots

    On this week's Beg to Differ with Mona Charen, Bret Stephens joins the usual crew to address the federal invasion of Portland and other cities, Trump's saber-rattling toward China, and how to punish the GOP for its descent into Trumpism.

  • Who's Worse: The Left or the Right?

    July 17th, 2020  |  1 hr 3 mins
    bari weiss, city journal, covid, journalism, manhattan institute, power

    On this week's Bulwark podcast Beg to Differ, Sol Stern joins to discuss the strange transformation of City Journal. The group also tackles the Bari Weiss imbroglio and Joe Biden's policy announcements.

  • The Deep State and Other Lies

    July 10th, 2020  |  56 mins 36 secs
    cancel culture, debate, deep state, discourse, free speech, immigration, schools, scotus, taxes, usmca

    On this week's Beg to Differ with Mona Charen, David Frum joins to discuss his new book "Trumpocalypse: Restoring American Democracy.” The group then analyzes cancel culture, the Harper's letter, and Trump's war on immigrants.

  • Some Optimistic Notes

    July 3rd, 2020  |  1 hr 4 mins
    2020, bounty, donald trump, joe biden, pdb, russia

    On this week's Beg to Differ, Eliot Cohen joins David Priess and the usual crew to discuss the President's Daily Briefing, Russian bounties, and the 2020 elections.

  • If The Election Were Held Tomorrow

    June 26th, 2020  |  57 mins 51 secs
    and toppling statues., domestic unrest, on this week’s beg to differ, strategist mike murphy joins to discuss some amazing poll numbers

    On this week’s Beg to Differ, strategist Mike Murphy joins to discuss some amazing poll numbers, domestic unrest, and toppling statues.

  • Bolton, DACA, and 2020

    June 19th, 2020  |  1 hr 15 mins
    daca, john bolton, lbgt, scotus, supreme court, textualism, voice of america

    On this week's edition of Beg to Differ with Mona Charen, Adam J. White joins the usual crew to discuss the John Bolton revelations, the Supreme Court and Textualism, and gutting of Voice of America.

  • George Floyd, Robert E. Lee, and Harry Potter

    June 12th, 2020  |  59 mins 52 secs
    black lives matter, cancel culture, confederate statues, ny times, police reform, qualified immunity, unions

    On this week’s Beg to Differ with Mona Charen, Clark Neily of the Cato Institute joins the group to answer the question: Is police reform really that hard? Also up: the NY Times, confederate statues, and more.

  • "Battlespace"

    June 5th, 2020  |  1 hr 3 mins
    constitution, criticism, george floyd, military leaders, police, protests, trump, trumpism

    On this week's Beg to Differ with Mona Charen podcast, Anne Applebaum joins the usual cast to discuss how history will judge those complicit with Trumpism, the protests and unrest as a result of the death of George Floyd, and the criticism of President Trump by former military leaders.

  • Hong Kong Squeezed. Minneapolis Burns.

    May 29th, 2020  |  1 hr 14 mins
    2020, china, hong kong, minneapolis, veepstakes

    On this week's Beg to Differ with Mona Charen podcast, Patrick Chovanec joins the usual cast to discuss China’s crackdown on Hong Kong, the agony of Minneapolis and the veepstakes.

  • “Obamagate” Follies

    May 22nd, 2020  |  1 hr 14 mins
    2020, campaigns, joe biden, michael flynn, obamagate, veepstakes

    On this week's Beg to Differ with Mona Charen, Tim Miller joins the usual cast to discuss the fake "Obamagate" conspiracy, Michael Flynn, Biden's veepstakes, and whether his basement strategy is paying off.