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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.

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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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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@rubinreport

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English


Episodes

Why Do We Still Rely On Experts Who Always Fail Us? | Matt Kibbe Interview

5/26/2020
Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report talks to Matt Kibbe (President, Free the People) about liberty in a time of lockdown. Matt discusses the need to address complex problems like pandemics with decentralized solutions. He discusses the numerous failures of government in handling the pandemic thus far. He gives the example of states making the decision to have hospitals cancel their elective surgeries. This decision has had the unintended consequences of having cancer patients forego treatment,...

Duration:00:57:50

Why You Need To Get Out Of Your Right Or Left Echo Chamber | David Webb | Book Club Chapter 7

5/25/2020
Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report talks to David Webb (Host of Reality Check) about the seventh chapter of “Don’t Burn This Book”, entitled "Stop Hating (Straight) White Men, America, and Western Values." Special guest David Webb and Dave Rubin share the story of how they became friends despite Dave being a liberal and David being conservative at the time. They stress the importance of learning how to listen to different opinions and getting out of your echo chamber whether you are a Democrat...

Duration:00:24:22

What Happened After This Democrat Went To A Trump Rally | Karlyn Borysenko Interview

5/22/2020
Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report talks to Karlyn Borysenko (Psychologist) about why a lifelong liberal decided to attend a Trump rally and then walk away from the Democratic party. Karlyn shares the strange, but true story of how she witnessed online SJW woke mobs target and destroy the knitting businesses of Ravelry users for their opinions. She decided to make a sincere effort to get out of her echo chamber by attending a Trump rally. She describes what it was like being a democrat attending...

Duration:00:35:54

The Time I Came Close To Quitting & Should You Apologize? | Candace Owens | Book Club Chapter 6

5/20/2020
Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report talks to Candace Owens (Founder of BLEXIT) about the sixth chapter of “Don’t Burn This Book”, entitled ‘Never Surrender to the Mob’. Special guest host Candace Owens and Dave Rubin share their stories of how social justice outrage mobs and cancel culture have affected their personal lives. Dave shares how online hate, and losing friends took a severe physical toll on him and how close he came to quitting the Rubin Report for his health. Candace discusses how...

Duration:00:22:32

Opinion of Trump, Lockdowns, & Exposing How Dems Abused FISA | Rand Paul Interview

5/19/2020
Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report talks to Rand Paul (U.S. Senator for Kentucky) about FISA courts, Trump and lockdowns. Rand Paul discusses the recent revelations regarding FISA abuse by the Democrats in the Obama administration to spy on Michael Flynn or as Donald Trump calls it "obamagate". He also discusses the documents released by Ric Grenell that implicate Joe Biden in the unmasking of General Michael Flynn. Rand also discusses his proposed amendment that would protect American citizens...

Duration:00:28:42

My Worst Moment: The Time I Got My Facts Wrong | Andrew Klavan | Book Club Chapter 5

5/18/2020
Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report talks to Andrew Klavan (Author and Podcast Host) about the fifth chapter of “Don’t Burn This Book”, entitled ‘Check Your Facts Not Your Privilege’. Special guest host Andrew Klavan talks to Dave about the time that Larry Elder destroyed Dave Rubin’s arguments with facts. Dave and Andrew discuss how important it is to know your facts before you form an opinion on an issue. They also discuss how learning the facts associated with a topic can get you to change...

Duration:00:24:47

The Exact Moment Many Realized The Left Had Gone Insane | Yasmine Mohammed | Book Club Chapter 4

5/13/2020
Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report talks to Yasmine Mohammed (Author & Islamic Women's Rights Activist) about the fourth chapter of “Don’t Burn This Book”, entitled ‘Don’t Worry, You’re Not a Nazi’. Special guest host Yasmine Mohammed talks to Dave about the episode of Real Time with Bill Maher where Ben Affleck accused Sam Harris and Bill Maher of being “gross and racist” for their fair criticism of some aspects of Islam. Dave and Yasmine discuss how progressive outrage mobs will use insults to...

Duration:00:20:59

Exposing The Cost Of Putting Safety First & Expensive College | Mike Rowe Interview

5/12/2020
Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report talks to Mike Rowe (star of "Dirty Jobs" and "Somebody's Gotta Do It,") about the effects of the lockdowns. Mike discusses our safety obsessed culture and the unintended consequences of putting safety first above all other things. Mike discusses why he originally did Dirty Jobs as a tribute to essential workers that were often overlooked. Mike also discusses the damage done by the government putting us into categories of essential and non-essential workers....

Duration:01:04:28

Pushing Dave On: Nationalism, Drugs, Abortion & Guns | Michael Shermer | Book Club Chapter 3

5/11/2020
Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report talks to Michael Shermer (Author) about Dave’s positions on a variety of controversial issues in the third chapter of “Don’t Burn This Book”, entitled “Think Freely or Die’. Special guest host Michael Shermer challenges Dave to explain and defend his positions on the legalization of drugs, immigration, if nationalism is a good thing, guns, income inequality and if he is still pro choice and thinks abortion should remain legal. Dave shares how he arrived at his...

Duration:00:40:16

Is Speaking Out Worth Lost Jobs & Friends? | Bridget Phetasy | Book Club Chapter 2

5/6/2020
Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report talks to Bridget Phetasy (Comedian and Podcast Host) about Dave’s embracing of his wake-up call in the second chapter of “Don’t Burn This Book”. Dave has met many people who have told him that they are afraid of speaking their mind for fear of losing their jobs or friends and live in “political closets”. The social media outrage mob has made it risky to speak what were once considered centrist political opinions. Dave shares his personal story of how he and...

Duration:00:23:54

Insane COVID Rules & The Truth About Trump's Response | Dan Crenshaw Interview

5/5/2020
Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report talks to Dan Crenshaw (Congressman, Former Navy SEAL) about the US government's response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Dan calls out some of the media’s misrepresentation of President Trump’s actions and sets the record straight on how the government responded to the pandemic. Dan discusses some of the more absurd rules that have been put in place that he feels infringe on civil liberties, but do nothing to benefit public health. He also gives his honest opinion...

Duration:01:06:57

Which Closet Is Worse To Come Out Of Political Or Gay? | Douglas Murray | Book Club Chapter 1

5/4/2020
Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report talks to Douglas Murray (Author & Journalist) about Dave’s coming out story in the first chapter of “Don’t Burn This Book”. Dave compares his coming out as gay to coming out of the “political closet” when he started being very critical of the identity politics of liberals and progressives. While friends and family were supportive of his being gay, he received a more hostile reaction to his political views. Dave also discusses the damage that living a double...

Duration:00:23:53

Are Stimulus & Federal Reserve Leading Us To Economic Ruin? | Glenn Beck Interview

4/29/2020
Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report talks to Glenn Beck (Author of “Arguing With Socialists”, Co-Founder of Blaze Media) about the financial problems that the US government has created in it’s response to the pandemic. Glenn discusses how the stimulus bill will actually leave many Americans worse off as more taxpayer funds are funneled away from people who need help. He also goes into detail about how the Federal Reserve’s response to the shutdown has the potential to damage the economy...

Duration:01:03:48

Don’t Burn This Book w/ Glenn Beck & Ben Shapiro | Dave Rubin

4/29/2020
Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report celebrates the release of “Don’t Burn This Book” live with Glenn Beck and Ben Shapiro. “Don’t Burn This Book” is a book for those that have realized that the left is no longer liberal. Progressives who once fought for free speech are now the promoters of cancel culture and silencing any who disagree with the woke talking point of the day. If you find yourself staying silent on your opinions on Twitter, biting your tongue during political conversations with your...

Duration:01:30:59

Media Ignores New Evidence From Joe Biden Accuser | Dave Rubin | DIRECT MESSAGE

4/27/2020
Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report discusses the media’s handling of Tara Reade’s accusations against Joe Biden. Over the weekend there was new evidence that Tara Reade’s mother had called in to Larry King Live on August 11, 1993 providing more credibly to Tara Reade’s accusations against Joe Biden.The media which was quick to judge many baseless and disproved allegations against Brett Kavanaugh now seem to be ignoring the seemingly more credible allegations against the DNC presidential nominee...

Duration:00:21:05

Exposing How Taiwan's Warning Was Ignored By Corrupt WHO | Melissa Chen Interview

4/23/2020
Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report talks to Melissa Chen (NY Editor, Spectator USA) about China’s role in the World Health Organization's response to COVID-19. Melissa discusses the failure of the CDC and the questionable guidance of the World Health Organization in handling the pandemic. She reveals how early warning signs from Taiwan were repeatedly ignored by WHO. She also shares her thoughts on Trump’s travel ban from China. Melissa also discusses how regulations have made it difficult for...

Duration:00:42:55

Will We Be Having A 2020 Election? | Dave Rubin | DIRECT MESSAGE

4/22/2020
Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report discusses what he thinks the 2020 election could look like. In November we will be choosing between Donald Trump and Joe Biden for the President of the United States. How do we have a national election during the middle of a pandemic? Is it possible to have a safe and fair election if parts of our country are still under lockdown? We are all in this together and it's more important than ever to look at the actions of our governments with a critical eye. Dave...

Duration:00:24:26

REVEALED: Dave Rubin Meets Donald Trump PLUS First Interview With Husband!

4/21/2020
Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report is interviewed for the first time by his husband and Rubin Report Executive Producer David Janet. This teaser clip reveals the story of the time when they met President Trump. Dave and David share what it takes to actually get through the security of The Mar-a-Lago, how President Trump was very different than what they expected, and what Trump said to them after learning that they were married. This clip is from an exclusive full length interview only available...

Duration:00:11:17

Jordan Peterson Disagreements & The Mistakes Of The Left | Michael Shermer Interview

4/21/2020
Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report talks to Michael Shermer (science writer) about his new book “Giving the Devil His Due: Reflections of a Scientific Humanist”. Michael discusses how he went from being a born again christian to becoming a famous skeptic. Michael discusses how liberals seem to be repeating the mistakes that conservatives made in the past. In the 1960s it was the left that fought for free speech and now they are the ones supporting cancel culture. Michael also makes clear that...

Duration:00:49:36

Anti-Lockdown Protests, Dave Rubin Responds | Dave Rubin | DIRECT MESSAGE

4/20/2020
Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report discusses the protests against the lockdown popping up all over the country. What is the trade off of public health and economic health? Can lockdowns be enforced indefinitely? "Safer at home" orders are being extended in various parts of the country while other places like the beaches of Florida are beginning to reopen. Will reopening cause a major setback in the flatten the curve policies that have been in place for well over a month? Are we doing permanent...

Duration:00:24:14