Fred Kaplan appears in the following:
Monday, February 25, 2019
Can President Trump get North Korea to denuclearize?
Thursday, May 10, 2018
Plus a call from Joyce Johnson, author and girlfriend of Jack Kerouac.
Friday, March 23, 2018
With so much happening in D.C. this morning, a look at the top four political stories today.
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Unpacking the changes at State and C.I.A. after Rex Tillerson's twitter firing.
Monday, August 14, 2017
After a weekend of violence and protests in Charlottesville, the nation looks to the President to clarify his message on white supremacy.
Monday, August 14, 2017
Slate's Fred Kaplan says that North Korea's young leader is certainly happy that the American president is paying attention to him. U.S. threats also justify his military ambitions.
Friday, May 12, 2017
Slate's Fred Kaplan discusses President Trump's approach to foreign policy in Syria, North & South Korea and Afghanistan.
Friday, April 21, 2017
"The Madman Theory" -- essentially appearing crazy -- was a foreign policy strategy for Nixon. Trump's approach is similar. And it may be working.
Thursday, April 06, 2017
A look behind the changing power dynamics at the White House.
Friday, January 13, 2017
A review of this week's confirmation hearings, including Trump's HUD and National Security appointees.
Friday, December 23, 2016
Hear the history of US-Russia nuclear agreements and what the future of nuclear warfare might look like under the Trump presidency.
Tuesday, December 06, 2016
President-elect Trump broke a decades-long silence with Taiwan. He told Pakistan's Prime Minister that he's "a terrific guy." And he referred to himself as Mr. Brexit. Why?
Friday, September 16, 2016
While US and Russia are working to negotiate a ceasefire in Syria, Americans are blaming the Russian government for a series of email hacks.
Thursday, September 08, 2016
Fred Kaplan from Slate and listeners discuss their takeaways from the first joint appearance for the presidential candidates.
Thursday, July 07, 2016
Are the emails the "one of the most overhyped news stories" this year, or a serious national security risk?
Friday, March 25, 2016
The U.S. has charged 7 Iranian hackers over cyberattacks on American banks and a dam in Rye Brook, NY. Hear whether the charges will prevent future cyberattacks, or escalate a cyberwar.
Friday, March 04, 2016
"War Games," the 1983 movie starring Matthew Broderick and Ally Sheedy, was not only a great film. President Reagan saw it as a wake-up call that cyber war would become a reality.
Friday, February 26, 2016
Is the fight between Apple and the FBI about lofty principles of privacy vs. national security, or more about respective self-interests?
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
With 19 countries involved with trying to bring peace to Syria, the recent ceasefire shows there's not always power in numbers.
Monday, November 16, 2015
Fred Kaplan, Slate's War Stories columnist discuss U.S. foreign policy and encryption in the wake of the Paris attacks.