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Placid B. Rush
 Apr 6, 2019
Dave Rubin is the classiest interviewer out there! He is polite and respectful to every guest no matter there opinion, he asks hard questions, but not with the intent to corner, and never attacks people, just ideas.

 Mar 27, 2019

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 Mar 21, 2019


Care about free speech? Tired of political correctness? Join Dave Rubin for real conversations, real news, and one-on-one interviews with some of the most intriguing names in America today as they break down politics and current events.

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The Left's Mistake & Can Markets Solve Big Tech? (Charlie Kirk Interview)

Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report talks to Charlie Kirk (Founder, President of Turning Point USA) about Trump, what he believes conservatives got wrong, free speech on college campuses, the power of Google vs. the IRS, his thoughts on regulating big tech, and more.

Aug 14, 2019
Identity Politics, Brexit and The Road to Anti-Democracy (Brendan O'Neill Interview)

Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report talks to Brendan O'Neill (Editor of Spiked) about Brexit, identity politics, being a left wing libertarian, his view that leftism can't be saved, his belief that the new dividing line is whether you believe in freedom or authoritarianism, and more. 

Aug 07, 2019
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Jul 31, 2019
Huge Announcement Tomorrow!

Keep an eye out tomorrow evening July 30th to hear Dave's huge announcement and take advantage of a special promotion running tomorrow only! We'll be live on YouTube for 2 hours tomorrow at 6:30pm EST and will post the stream right here immediately after. Follow Dave on Twitter @RubinReport or follow The Rubin Report on Facebook to hear the announcement first thing tomorrow morning. 

Jul 29, 2019
Political Correctness is RUINING Sports (Clay Travis Interview)

Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report talks to Clay Travis (Host of Outkick the Coverage on Fox Sports Radio) about sports, transgender athletes, the women’s World Cup, women’s soccer, equal pay, cancel culture, and more.

Jul 25, 2019
Can Love BEAT Trump? (Marianne Williamson Interview)

Dave Rubin of the Rubin Report is joined by Marianne Williamson LIVE to talk about the democratic debate, her plan for reparations, the 2020 election, her belief that the U.S. needs a spiritual awakening, and more.

Jul 17, 2019
Antifa Attack, What Is Happening In Portland? (Andy Ngo Interview)

Andy Ngo joins Dave Rubin on the Rubin Report LIVE to talk about the Antifa attack in Portland.

Jul 09, 2019
US Military & Fighting Veteran PTSD (Allen West & Chad Robichaux Interview)

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.

Jul 04, 2019
Can BIG TECH Be Stopped? | Dave Rubin, Yaron Brook, Brian Amerige, Greg Salmieri

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.

Jun 27, 2019
How Mindfulness Can Bring Balance to Your World (Eckhart Tolle Interview)

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.

Jun 19, 2019
Young Radicals in the Age of Trump (Robby Soave Interview)

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.

Jun 13, 2019
Andrew Yang: UBI, 2020 Election, TRUMP

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.

Jun 08, 2019
AI & the Threat of a Jobless Future (Martin Ford Interview)

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.

May 30, 2019
The New Right: A Journey to the Fringe of American Politics (Michael Malice Interview)

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.

May 24, 2019
Mike Cernovich: Trump, Censorship, and Trolls

Mike Cernovich (documentary filmmaker) joins Dave, making his return to The Rubin Report after 3 years.

May 15, 2019
Coming Out As Conservative (Rob Smith Interview)

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.

May 10, 2019
Project Veritas & Lies in the Media (James O’Keefe Interview)

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.

May 03, 2019
Israel and The Virtue of Nationalism (Yoram Hazony Interview)

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.

Apr 24, 2019
The Evolutionary Origins of a Good Society (Nicholas Christakis Interview)

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.

Apr 17, 2019
Racism, Asian Stereotypes, and Being a Young Conservative (Lauren Chen Interview)

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.

Apr 15, 2019
Respectful Disagreement, Christianity, and Marriage (Allie Stuckey Interview)

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.

Apr 12, 2019
Ben Shapiro: The Right Side of History

Ben Shapiro joins Dave for a live stream to discuss his new book “The Right Side of History.”

Apr 08, 2019
Censorship, Comedy, and Skipping College (Bridget Phetasy Interview)

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.

Apr 03, 2019
The Pro-Life Case Against Abortion

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.

Mar 27, 2019
Jocko Willink on Navy Seals, Military Strategy, and Trump

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.

Mar 22, 2019
Free Speech Wars: Alex Jones, Covington Kids, and Tucker Carlson (Robert Barnes Interview)

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.

Mar 14, 2019
Tim Pool: Twitter and YouTube Bias

Tim Pool joins Dave to discuss his appearance on Joe Rogan yesterday addressing censorship concerns with Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey.

Mar 07, 2019
Why Selfishness is a Virtue (Onkar Ghate and Tara Smith Interview)

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.

Feb 27, 2019
A Vision for a Society of Free, Prosperous, and Responsible Individuals (Tyler Cowen Interview)

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.

Feb 25, 2019
Nick Di Paolo on Offensive Comedy and Political Correctness

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.

Feb 25, 2019
A Massive Hoax Exposes Social Justice in Academia

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.

Feb 18, 2019
God is in The Crowd (Tal Keinan Interview)

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.

Feb 13, 2019
Comedy, Free Speech, and American Ninja Warrior (Matt Iseman interview)

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.

Feb 11, 2019
Growing Up with Ronald Reagan (Michael Reagan Interview)

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.

Feb 06, 2019
Maxime Bernier: The Next Prime Minister of Canada?

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.

Feb 01, 2019
The Diversity Delusion (Heather Mac Donald Interview)

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.”

Jan 23, 2019
College President Fights for Truth on Campus (Dr. Everett Piper Interview)

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.

Jan 16, 2019
Evolutionary Psychology, Sexuality, and (Geoffrey Miller Interview)

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.

Jan 11, 2019
I'm Leaving Patreon (Conversation with Jordan Peterson)
I will be leaving Patreon effective January 15th, 2019 and will be moving our fan funding directly to our own website at

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 Join now and we'll roll you right into it when it's ready!
Jan 04, 2019
The Rubin Report: Best of 2018!

Taking a look back at 14 of our favorite moments on The Rubin Report in 2018.

Dec 26, 2018
A Bishop and a Rabbi Discuss Religion, the Enlightenment, and Finding Meaning

Bishop Robert Barron and Rabbi David Wolpe join Dave to have a discussion about religion, the enlightenment, their agreements and disagreements, and more.

Dec 19, 2018
Reforming Islam (Imam Tawhidi Interview)

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.

Dec 17, 2018
Dave Rubin and Gad Saad: Patreon and Embattled Academics

Gad Saad (evolutionary behavioral scientist) joins Dave for a live stream to discuss Patreon, embattled academics, and behaviors in mating.

Dec 15, 2018
Deconstructing Anti Semitism, Feminism, and Intersectionality (Chloe Valdary Interview)

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.

Dec 12, 2018
Things Have Never Been Better for Humanity (Marian Tupy Interview)

Marian Tupy (editor, 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.

Dec 07, 2018
Jordan Peterson and Ben Shapiro: Religion, Trans Activism, and Censorship (LIVE)

Jordan Peterson and Ben Shapiro join Dave for a discussion about religion, trans activism, censorship, the IDW, and more.

Nov 30, 2018
Brigitte Gabriel on Freedom, Trump, and Saving the Western World

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.’

Nov 29, 2018
Bret Weinstein: Life After Evergreen, Evolutionary Biology, and Gender

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.

Nov 19, 2018
Jordan Peterson and Dave Rubin LIVE IN NORWAY

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.

Nov 15, 2018
Dave Rubin In England: Election Results and AMA

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.  

Nov 08, 2018
Dave Rubin Live In Sweden: Election Preview and AMA

Dave was LIVE from Sweden where he's currently touring with Jordan Peterson answering viewer questions and making his predictions for the midterm elections.  

Nov 05, 2018
Parkland Survivor On Why We Still Need Gun Rights (Kyle Kashuv Interview)

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.

Oct 31, 2018
Tucker Carlson on Trump, Mainstream Media, and Revolution

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.

Oct 24, 2018
The Anti-Feminist Professor (Janice Fiamengo Interview)

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.  

Oct 22, 2018
Glenn Beck on Midterm Elections and the Future of Politics

Glenn Beck (TV & Radio host) joins Dave to discuss his predictions for the upcoming midterm elections, and his thoughts on the future of politics.

Oct 17, 2018
Can the Democrats Be Saved? (Gregg Hurwitz Interview)

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.

Oct 15, 2018
Racism: Getting to the Truth (Coleman Hughes Interview)
Coleman Hughes (columnist at Quillette) joins Dave to discuss his political awakening towards truth and questioning what he was expected to think, his articles including ‘Kanye West and the Future of Black Conservatism,” whether systemic racism really exists, his thoughts on a social safety net, the intellectual dark web, and more.
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Oct 10, 2018
Larry King on Interviewing, Donald Trump, and the Meaning of Life

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.

We're dropping this weeks episode two days early, just for our podcast listeners! Thank you for your support!

Oct 03, 2018
Free Thought, Outrage, and the Alt Right (Claire Lehmann Interview)

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.

Sep 28, 2018
Eric Weinstein: The Future of The Intellectual Dark Web

Eric Weinstein joins Dave for a live discussion about the future of the intellectual dark web

Sep 26, 2018
Parkland Shooting Survivor Cameron Kasky

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.

Sep 21, 2018
Peter Thiel on Trump, Gawker, and Leaving Silicon Valley

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.

Sep 12, 2018
Dave Rubin Returns with Guest Host Ben Shapiro!

Guest host Ben Shapiro bring Dave Rubin back on the grid after an entire month off of news, social media, and the internet. *NEW! JOIN RUBIN SELECT:

Sep 04, 2018
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Sep 04, 2018
Problems & Solutions with Education (Katharine Birbalsingh Interview)

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.

Aug 31, 2018
Right Wing Collectivism and Saving Liberalism (Jeffrey Tucker Interview)

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.

Aug 24, 2018
Understanding Gun Rights (Colion Noir Interview)

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.

Aug 17, 2018
Sex Research, Asian Discrimination, and #MeToo (Debra Soh Interview)

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.

Aug 10, 2018
Living with the Monks and Secrets to Life (Jesse Itzler Interview)

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.’

Aug 03, 2018
Free Speech, Hate Speech, and The Importance of Disagreement (Ari Cohn Full Interview)

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.

Jul 26, 2018
Immigration, Voting, and Black Lives Matter (Josephine Mathias Interview)

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.

Jul 20, 2018
Libertarian Running for Governor of NY (Larry Sharpe Interview)

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.

Jul 13, 2018
Evergreen State, Trump’s Election, and Consciousness (Heather Heying Interview)

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.

Jul 06, 2018
LIVE from OCON: Jordan Peterson, Dave Rubin, Yaron Brook, Greg Salmieri

Jordan Peterson, Dave Rubin, and ARI's Yaron Brook and Greg Salmieri discuss the impact of philosophy on a person's life.

Jul 02, 2018
Jordan Peterson, Ben Shapiro, Eric Weinstein, and Dave Rubin LIVE!

Jordan Peterson, Ben Shapiro, and Eric Weinstein join Dave for a panel discussion.

Jun 30, 2018
Jordan Peterson, Eric Weinstein, and Dave Rubin LIVE!

Jordan Peterson and Eric Weinstein join Dave Rubin for a panel discussion.

Jun 30, 2018
Hate Speech, Free Speech, and the Threat of Censorship (Nadine Strossen Interview)

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.

Jun 28, 2018
Gay Cake Debate, Political Tribes, and Victimhood (Michael Shermer/Amy Chua Interview)

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.

Jun 20, 2018
Sam Harris: Trump, Consciousness, and the Jordan Peterson Debate

Sam Harris joins Dave to discuss truth, consciousness, his upcoming debate with Jordan Peterson, and more.

Jun 14, 2018
Philosophy, Liberty, and Poverty (Chris Freiman Interview)

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.

Jun 08, 2018
Understanding the Intellectual Dark Web, Brexit, and Trump (Niall Ferguson Interview)

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.

Jun 01, 2018
Stand Up Comedy Dates Announced!

My return to stand up is continuing in June! 

Tickets are still available, get them while you can at

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!

Jun 01, 2018
Running as a Democrat in Republican Utah (Jenny Wilson Interview)

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.

May 21, 2018
Larry Elder on Kanye, Race, and New Conservatives

Larry Elder joins Dave to discuss Kanye West's political awakening, the state of the media, race in America, the new conservatives, and more.

May 17, 2018
Minimum Wage, Middle Class, Taxation and Regulation (Don Boudreaux Full Interview)

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.

May 11, 2018
LIVE with Yaron Brook: Free Speech and Free Markets

Dave Rubin and Yaron Brook visited the University of Illinois at Chicago to discuss free speech, free markets, libertarianism, objectivism, and more.

May 03, 2018
Working for Trump, European Immigration, and Foreign Policy Issues (Sebastian Gorka Interview)

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.

Apr 27, 2018
Colin Moriarty: Gaming, Politics, and the Culture Wars

Colin Moriarty joins Dave to discuss the current state of gaming, the political landscape, and the culture wars related to both

Apr 25, 2018
LIVE at Dartmouth: Dave Rubin, Yasmine Mohammed, Onkar Ghate on the Frontlines of Free Speech

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!

Apr 20, 2018
Thomas Sowell: Discrimination and Disparities

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.

Apr 16, 2018
From India to America: Taking Control of Your Own Life (Rajshree Agarwal Interview)

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.

Apr 13, 2018
Millennial Conservative Environmentalist (Benji Backer Full Interview)

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.

Apr 06, 2018
Dave Rubin and Yaron Brook Live at UCF

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.

Apr 02, 2018
Governor John Kasich: 2016 Craziness to 2020 Prospects

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.

Mar 30, 2018
Steven Pinker on the Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress (Full Interview)

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.

Mar 23, 2018
Bob Saget on Comedy, Trump, and Political Correctness

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.   

Mar 16, 2018
David Frum on “Trumpocracy: The Corruption of the American Republic” (David Frum Full Interview)

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. 

Mar 09, 2018
Live from UC Berkeley: On the Front Lines of Free Speech

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.

Mar 09, 2018
Unplugging, Mindfulness, and Jungian Archetypes (Kelly Carlin Interview)

Kelly Carlin joins Dave to discuss the importance of unplugging from social media, mindfulness, jungian archetypes, her father George Carlin, and more.

Mar 07, 2018
Governor of California Candidate Supporting Nuclear Power

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.

Mar 02, 2018