The Rubin Report

The Rubin Report
Care about free speech? Tired of political correctness? Like discussions about big ideas? Watch Dave Rubin on The Rubin Report. Real conversations, unfiltered rants, and one on one interviews with some of the most interesting names in news and entertainment. Comedians, authors, and influencers join Dave each week to break down the latest in politics and current events. Real people, real issues, real talk. New episodes every Friday!
Immigration, Voting, and Black Lives Matter (Josephine Mathias Interview)
Jul 20 • 64 min
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…
Libertarian Running for Governor of NY (Larry Sharpe Interview)
Jul 13 • 71 min
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…
Evergreen State, Trump’s Election, and Consciousness (Heather Heying Interview)
Jul 6 • 59 min
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.
LIVE from OCON: Jordan Peterson, Dave Rubin, Yaron Brook, Greg Salmieri
Jul 2 • 97 min
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, Eric Weinstein, and Dave Rubin LIVE!
Jun 30 • 55 min
Jordan Peterson, Ben Shapiro, and Eric Weinstein join Dave for a panel discussion.
Jordan Peterson, Eric Weinstein, and Dave Rubin LIVE!
Jun 29 • 130 min
Jordan Peterson and Eric Weinstein join Dave Rubin for a panel discussion.
Hate Speech, Free Speech, and the Threat of Censorship (Nadine Strossen Interview)
Jun 28 • 68 min
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…
Gay Cake Debate, Political Tribes, and Victimhood (Michael Shermer/Amy Chua Interview)
Jun 20 • 68 min
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: Trump, Consciousness, and the Jordan Peterson Debate
Jun 14 • 131 min
Sam Harris joins Dave to discuss truth, consciousness, his upcoming debate with Jordan Peterson, and more.
Philosophy, Liberty, and Poverty (Chris Freiman Interview)
Jun 8 • 60 min
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.
Understanding the Intellectual Dark Web, Brexit, and Trump (Niall Ferguson Interview)
Jun 1 • 88 min
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.
Stand Up Comedy Dates Announced!
May 31 • 1 min
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…
Running as a Democrat in Republican Utah (Jenny Wilson Interview)
May 21 • 54 min
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 on Kanye, Race, and New Conservatives
May 17 • 67 min
Larry Elder joins Dave to discuss Kanye West’s political awakening, the state of the media, race in America, the new conservatives, and more.
Minimum Wage, Middle Class, Taxation and Regulation (Don Boudreaux Full Interview)
May 11 • 62 min
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.
LIVE with Yaron Brook: Free Speech and Free Markets
May 3 • 71 min
Dave Rubin and Yaron Brook visited the University of Illinois at Chicago to discuss free speech, free markets, libertarianism, objectivism, and more.
Working for Trump, European Immigration, and Foreign Policy Issues (Sebastian Gorka Interview)
Apr 27 • 76 min
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,…
Colin Moriarty: Gaming, Politics, and the Culture Wars
Apr 25 • 99 min
Colin Moriarty joins Dave to discuss the current state of gaming, the political landscape, and the culture wars related to both
LIVE at Dartmouth: Dave Rubin, Yasmine Mohammed, Onkar Ghate on the Frontlines of Free Speech
Apr 19 • 63 min
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!
Thomas Sowell: Discrimination and Disparities
Apr 16 • 47 min
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…
From India to America: Taking Control of Your Own Life (Rajshree Agarwal Interview)
Apr 13 • 72 min
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…
Millennial Conservative Environmentalist (Benji Backer Full Interview)
Apr 6 • 64 min
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…
Dave Rubin and Yaron Brook Live at UCF
Apr 2 • 98 min
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.
Governor John Kasich: 2016 Craziness to 2020 Prospects
Mar 30 • 58 min
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,…
Steven Pinker on the Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress (Full Interview)
Mar 23 • 67 min
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…
Bob Saget on Comedy, Trump, and Political Correctness
Mar 16 • 88 min
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 on “Trumpocracy: The Corruption of the American Republic” (David Frum Full Interview)
Mar 9 • 70 min
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.
Live from UC Berkeley: On the Front Lines of Free Speech
Mar 9 • 51 min
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.
Unplugging, Mindfulness, and Jungian Archetypes (Kelly Carlin Interview)
Mar 6 • 62 min
Kelly Carlin joins Dave to discuss the importance of unplugging from social media, mindfulness, jungian archetypes, her father George Carlin, and more.
Governor of California Candidate Supporting Nuclear Power
Mar 2 • 69 min
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.
Who Was Lincoln? A Look at his Presidency and Assassination
Feb 23 • 68 min
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…
Who Was JFK? A Look at his Presidency and Assassination
Feb 22 • 59 min
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…
Who Was John Adams? A Look at his Life and Presidency
Feb 21 • 77 min
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…
Who Was James Madison? A Look at his Life and Presidency
Feb 20 • 66 min
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…
Who Was Thomas Jefferson? A Look at his Life and Presidency
Feb 19 • 75 min
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.
Former Director of FEMA: Revisiting Hurricane Katrina (Michael Brown Interview)
Feb 16 • 63 min
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…
From Bank Robber to Law Professor (Shon Hopwood Interview)
Feb 9 • 63 min
Shon Hopwood joins Dave to discuss his 11 years in federal prison for robbing banks, his journey to becoming a law professor at Georgetown University, his views on mandatory minimums, the state of the drug war in America, the prison sentences for drug…
Bret Weinstein and Eric Weinstein, Brothers Together at Last!
Feb 6 • 162 min
Brothers Bret Weinstein (former professor, Evergreen State) and Eric Weinstein (Mathematician) join Dave for an enlightened discussion in what is their first public appearance together ever.
Jordan Peterson and Ben Shapiro: Frontline of Free Speech
Jan 31 • 111 min
Jordan Peterson and Ben Shapiro join Dave for a live discussion about postmodernism, Trump, conservatism, free speech, and rules for life.
Genius Foods: Become Smarter, Happier, and More Productive While Protecting Your Brain for Life (with Max Lugavere)
Jan 26 • 70 min
Max Lugavere (Author, “Genius Foods”) joins Dave to discuss his journey seeking the truth and solutions to brain health leading to his new book “Genius Foods: Become Smarter, Happier, and More Productive While Protecting Your Brain for Life.”
Millennial Conservative on Trump, Social Issues, and Religion (Charlie Kirk Full Interview)
Jan 19 • 89 min
Charlie Kirk (Turning Point USA) joins Dave to discuss how he became a young conservative, his views of the role government should play, Trump’s presidency, the drug war, the conservative defense of gay rights, his views of religion and Islam, religious…
Heavens on Earth: The Scientific Search for the Afterlife, Immortality, and Utopia
Jan 12 • 85 min
Michael Shermer (Author) joins Dave to discuss his new book “Heavens on Earth: The Scientific Search for the Afterlife, Immortality, and Utopia,” issues of free speech on campus, teaching skepticism, the abortion debate, views on morality without…
Ben Shapiro talks Trump, Trans, Religion, Abortion, and Tax Cuts
Jan 4 • 153 min
Ben Shapiro (Daily Wire) joins Dave live to discuss his thought’s on Trump, the republican tax plan, his views on abortion, religion, and more.
Former CEO of NPR: How I Left the Liberal Bubble and Learned to Love the Right
Dec 22, 2017 • 66 min
Ken Stern (Former CEO of NPR) joins Dave to discuss his new book “Republican Like Me: How I Left the Liberal Bubble and Learned to Love the Right,” his journey from left to right, his evolution on the gun control debate, his evolution on the climate…
Parody Rap and Objectivism (Rucka Rucka Ali Interview)
Dec 15, 2017 • 73 min
Rucka Rucka Ali (YouTube Creator) joins Dave to discuss how he got into comedy and parody rap, his views and interpretation of the current political landscape, objectivism and Ayn Rand’s philosophies, capitalism, his criticism of progressives and…
Australian Comic Calling Out the Left with Satire (Neel Kolhatkar Interview)
Dec 14, 2017 • 63 min
Neel Kolhatkar (Australian comedian) joins Dave to discuss his comedy which goes after the social justice movement and identity politics, his Indian heritage, issues and politics in Australia, the life of being a stand up comic, the state of comedy in our…
Identity Politics, Gamergate, and the N-Word (Some Black Guy Interview)
Dec 13, 2017 • 69 min
Some Black Guy (aka Derrick Blackman) joins Dave to discuss his background, why he became a YouTuber creator, his political views as a centrism, his battle against identity politics, his thoughts on Gamergate, his religious upbringing, thoughts on using…
Atheism, Spirituality, and Tripping on Ayahuasca (Jaclyn Glenn Interview)
Dec 12, 2017 • 53 min
Jaclyn Glenn (YouTube Creator) joins Dave to discuss her conservative religious background, her evolution to atheism and skepticism, the definitions of atheist, agnostic, and deist, her recent breakup, her experience on ayahuasca, her political views, and…
Satire, Gaming, and Getting Banned on Twitter (Bunty King)
Dec 11, 2017 • 58 min
Bunty king (YouTube creator) joins Dave to discuss his Sikh background, gaming, his ban from Twitter, multiculturalism, immigration, being a YouTube creator, and much more.
Medical Ethics, Healthcare, and Sex Work (Jessica Flanigan Interview)
Dec 8, 2017 • 69 min
Jessica Flanigan (professor and author) joins Dave to discuss medical ethics, drug regulation, the healthcare debate, effective altruism, taxation, her upcoming book on the sex work debate, the debate around universal basic income, critical thinking, and…
Free Speech Battle with Laurier University (Lindsay Shepherd Interview)
Dec 1, 2017 • 53 min
Lindsay Shepherd (Grad Student at Wilfrid Laurier University) joins Dave LIVE to discuss her free speech battle after coming under attack by University officials for presenting her class with a video of a Jordan Peterson lecture.
Free Speech, Liberalism, and the Hypocrisy of Antifa (Brendan O’Neill Interview)
Dec 1, 2017 • 68 min
Brendan O’Neill (Editor, Spiked Online) joins Dave to discuss how the left has abandoned liberalism in place of identity politics, the hypocrisy of Antifa, the importance of free speech and issues with self censorship, why he defines himself as a ‘Marxist…
Bitcoin: How Does it Work?
Nov 27, 2017 • 59 min
Roger Ver (Bitcoin Investor) joins Dave to discuss Bitcoin 101. Bitcoin is digital money used for secure and instant transfer of value anywhere in the world. It is not controlled or issued by any bank or government - instead it is an open network which is…
Trump’s Persuasion and Presidency (Scott Adams Interview)
Nov 24, 2017 • 61 min
Scott Adams (creator of Dilbert) joins Dave to discuss his newest book “Win Bigly” about how Donald Trump used the power of persuasion to win the election, Trumps negotiating strategies and tactics, the trend of ‘Trump Derangement Syndrome,’ the crumbling…
Race, Education, and the Black Community (Johnny C. Taylor Interview)
Nov 17, 2017 • 68 min
Johnny C. Taylor (Thurgood Marshall College Fund) joins Dave to discuss Historically black colleges and universities, the family dynamic within the black community, the immigration debate, racial tensions in America and more.
Escaping Iraq (Lubna Ahmed Full Interview)
Nov 13, 2017 • 51 min
Two years ago, Lubna Ahmed joined Dave to discuss her life in Iraq, and her fight for secularism and human rights in a country that silences those ideas. After the interview aired we had to take it down as Lubna received death threats and was forced to…
UPDATE: Lubna Ahmed is Fighting For Secularism, Atheism, and Human Rights Inside Iraq
Nov 10, 2017 • 27 min
Two years ago, Lubna Ahmed (human rights activist) joined Dave to discuss her life in Iraq, and her fight for secularism, atheism, human rights in a country that silences those ideas. After the interview aired we had to take it down as Lubna received…
Stefan Molyneux on Atheism, Race and IQ
Nov 10, 2017 • 62 min
Stefan Molyneux (Host, Freedomain Radio) joins Dave to discuss his views on abusive relationships and parents, atheism and religion, the ‘cult’ criticism he receives, his controversial outspokenness on the correlation between race and IQ, and more.
Blaire White and Red Pill Black (Candace Owens) Debate Social Autopsy and Much More
Nov 8, 2017 • 92 min
Blaire White and Candace Owens (Red Pill Black) join Dave for a heated debate about the recent controversy surrounding Candace’s website ‘Social Autopsy.’
Comedy in the Age of Political Correctness (Owen Benjamin Interview)
Nov 3, 2017 • 55 min
Owen Benjamin (comedian) joins Dave to discuss the state of comedy in a politically correct climate, free speech limitations within stand up comedy, why comedians need to push the boundary now more than ever, and more.
Jordan Peterson LIVE: 12 Rules for Life - An Antidote to Chaos
Nov 2, 2017 • 170 min
Jordan B Peterson joins Dave live in studio to discuss his upcoming book “12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos” followed by a viewer Q&A.
Clay Travis on His “Boobs” Controversy and Politics in Sports
Oct 27, 2017 • 70 min
Clay Travis (Fox Sports Radio Host) joins Dave to discuss his “boobs” comment on CNN, the blending of politics and sports, political correctness and free speech.
LIVE from Clemson: Jordan Peterson, Dave Rubin, Onkar Ghate on Free Speech
Oct 19, 2017 • 107 min
Listen live as Dave Rubin, Jordan Peterson, and Onkar Ghate join Clemson University to discuss the current state of free speech in America and American universities, followed by an open Q&A.
TITLE IX: Sexual Paranoia Comes to Campus (with Laura Kipnis)
Oct 13, 2017 • 61 min
Laura Kipnis (author and professor) joins Dave to discuss the history of Title IX, the debate surrounding Title IX on campus, why charges were pressed against her for allegedly violating Title IX, her views on feminism, and more.
The Complexities of Foreign Policy (Ambassador James Dobbins)
Oct 9, 2017 • 60 min
Ambassador James Dobbins (former diplomat and special advisor to the President) joins Dave to discuss the complexities of foreign policy both under Trump’s administration and under previous presidents, including North Korea, Iran, Afghanistan, Iraq, the…
North Korea: What You Need to Know (Michael Malice Interview)
Oct 6, 2017 • 64 min
Michael Malice (author) joins Dave Rubin to discuss American politics, his experience traveling inside North Korea, his book ‘Dear Reader: The Unauthorized Autobiography of Kim Jong Il,’ and North Korea’s nuclear and hydrogen bomb threats to America.
David Smalley on Atheism, Belief, and Political Division
Oct 2, 2017 • 68 min
David Smalley (host ‘Dogma Debate’ podcast) joins Dave to discuss his journey from Christianity to atheism, defining what the definitions of atheism and agnosticism means to each of them personally, political labels, Antifa, bridging the divide between…
John Stossel on His Political Evolution, the Role of Government, and the Libertarian Party
Sep 29, 2017 • 62 min
John Stossel (consumer reporter) joins Dave to discuss his political evolution from leftism to libertarianism, personal freedom, the role of government, the changing landscape of mainstream media, Universal Basic Income, and more.
Red Pill Black (Candace Owens) on her Political Journey from Left to Right
Sep 29, 2017 • 82 min
Red Pill Black (Candace Owens) joins Dave to discuss her political evolution from liberal to conservative, Gamergate, identity politics, the NFL’s national anthem protest, Trump, and more.
Richard Lewis on Comedy, Curb Your Enthusiasm, and Political Views
Sep 25, 2017 • 95 min
Richard’s background and childhood, his life as a stand up comic and his personal style of comedy, his history with Johnny Carson, his relationship with Larry David, Curb Your Enthusiasm, his take on Trump and our political landscape, and what it means to…
Douglas Murray on Europe’s Problems with Immigration, Identity, and Islam
Sep 22, 2017 • 67 min
Douglas Murray (author and journalist) joins Dave to dive into the big ideas in his new book ‘The Strange Death of Europe: Immigration, Identity, Islam.’
LIVE at Harvard: Dave Rubin, Bret Weinstein, Steve Simpson on Free Speech in America
Sep 19, 2017 • 91 min
Dave Rubin, Bret Weinstein, and Steve Simpson join Harvard University to discuss the current state of free speech in America and American universities, followed by an open Q&A.
Greg Gutfeld on Fox News Hate, Berkeley’s Intolerance, and Evolving Views on Trump
Sep 15, 2017 • 70 min
Greg Gutfeld (Fox News Host) joins Dave to discuss balancing two shows on Fox News, the radical change of his alma mater UC Berkeley, his evolving views on Trump, and more.
Blaire White on Trans Issues, Gender, and Victimhood (Live Interview)
Sep 12, 2017 • 83 min
Blaire White (YouTube creator) joins Dave to discuss her background, not letting her identity determine her views, gender issues, victimhood, and more.
Philip DeFranco on YouTube, Political Views, and Free Speech
Sep 8, 2017 • 63 min
Philip DeFranco (YouTube creator) joins Dave to discuss their issues with YouTube, their political views, thoughts on Trump, and the importance of free speech.
Fired Google Engineer James Damore
Sep 7, 2017 • 92 min
James Damore (former Google Senior software engineer) joins Dave to discuss why he was fired from Google after an internal memo he wrote about Google’s ideological echo chamber and diversity policies was spread online.
Gay, Millennial, and Conservative: Guy Benson
Sep 1, 2017 • 64 min
Guy Benson (author and political commentator) joins Dave Rubin discuss being a gay conservative, Trumps treatment of the LGBT community, the outrage industry, criticizing the left and right, and more.
Objectivism, Religion, and the Role of Government (Yaron Brook Interview)
Aug 25, 2017 • 66 min
Yaron Brook (Exec Chairman-Ayn Rand Institute) joins Dave to discuss Ayn Rand’s objectivism, morality and religion, the failing U.S. education system, the role that government should play, and more.
Pia Malaney and Dave Rubin: Economics and Politics
Aug 18, 2017 • 60 min
Pia Malaney (economist) joins Dave Rubin to discuss being a woman in the male dominated field of economics, economic nationalism, universal basic income, the role of economics in politics, and more.
Gad Saad on Psychology of Trump, Men vs Women, and Robotics
Aug 11, 2017 • 70 min
Gad Saad (Evolutionary Behavioural Scientist) joins Dave Rubin to discuss the complexities of discussing transgender politics, the psychology of Donald Trump, natural sciences vs social sciences and much more.
Richard Dawkins and Dave Rubin: Live at the 92nd Street Y
Aug 9, 2017 • 52 min
In an era of fake news, “truthiness” and outright lies, Richard Dawkins has an urgent message for the world: we need reason and science now more than ever before.
Katie Hopkins on Identity Politics, Islam, and Hate Speech
Aug 4, 2017 • 66 min
Katie Hopkins (columnist and media personality) joins Dave to discuss Trump, identity politics, Islam, multiculturalism, hate speech, the word police, and much more.
Patreon CEO Jack Conte: Lauren Southern, IGD, and Free Speech
Jul 31, 2017 • 68 min
Patreon CEO Jack Conte joins Dave live in-studio to discuss the deletion of Lauren Southern’s and IGD’s patreon accounts, free speech, Patreon’s corporate policies, and more.
Bill Whittle on Trump, Russia, and the Biased Media
Jul 28, 2017 • 84 min
Bill Whittle joins Dave Rubin to discuss Trump, Russia, Black Lives Matter, the biased media, and the minimum wage debate.
Political Science, Libertarianism, and The Case for Universal Basic Income (Dr. Mike Munger Interview)
Jul 21, 2017 • 72 min
Dr. Mike Munger (Professor of Political Science & Economics) joins Dave to discuss political science, Donald Trump, Gary Johnson, our crumbling media, Libertarian ideas, economics, Universal Basic Income, the shared economy, and more.
Eric Weinstein on Trump, Mathematics, and the ‘Thinkuisition’
Jul 14, 2017 • 74 min
Eric Weinstein (mathematician) joins Dave live in studio to talk politics, the media, Trump, his brother Bret Weinstein’s story with Evergreen, the ‘Thinkuisition,’ and more.
Laci Green: The Red Pill, Sex, and Constructive Dialogue
Jul 14, 2017 • 121 min
Laci Green (YouTube Creator) joins Dave Rubin live in studio to discuss social justice warriors, politics and her recent awakening, gender, sex, and more.
Andrew Klavan: Left vs Right, Trump, and the Dishonest Media
Jul 14, 2017 • 67 min
Andrew Klavan (author) joins Dave to follow up his first pre-election interview on The Rubin Report to discuss his views on the modern left vs the modern right, Donald Trump’s presidency so far, and the dishonest media.
Dennis Prager & Michael Shermer: Morality, God, and Murder
Jul 7, 2017 • 70 min
Dennis Prager (radio host, author) and Michael Shermer (publisher of Skeptic Magazine) join Dave Rubin for a conversation about religion and belief.
Thaddeus Russell on Socialism, Authoritarianism, and Liberalism
Jun 30, 2017 • 71 min
Thaddeus Russell (Author, Professor) joins Dave Rubin to discuss socialism, right wing vs left wing authoritarianism, classical liberalism, political labels, and more.
Maajid Nawaz: Muslim Reformers, Islamism, and Combating Extremism
Jun 23, 2017 • 84 min
Maajid Nawaz (counter extremist) joins Dave Rubin live in studio to discuss muslim reformers, Islamism, combating extremism, and more.
Peter Boghossian on Philosophy, Postmodernism and Bad Journalism
Jun 23, 2017 • 68 min
Peter Boghossian (Philosophy Professor) and Dave Rubin discuss the story behind Peter’s hoax paper “The Conceptual Penis as a Social Construct” which was published, the breakdown of our institutions, defining postmodernism, equality vs equity, bad…
Sargon of Akkad: Internet Trolls and Brexit
Jun 21, 2017 • 124 min
Sargon of Akkad (YouTube creator) joins Dave Rubin to discuss his views on liberalism, Trump, Brexit, toxic internet culture, trolling, and much more.
Alternative Media, Alternative Facts? (Journalist Tim Pool Interview)
Jun 20, 2017 • 64 min
Tim Pool (journalist) joins Dave LIVE for a discussion about character assassinations, alternative media, far left activism, and more
Judaism, Israel, and Religion in America with Rabbi Wolpe
Jun 16, 2017 • 67 min
Rabbi Wolpe (Senior Rabbi of Sinai Temple) joins Dave Rubin to discuss Judaism, the political component to Judaism, Israel, anti-semitism, interfaith, the state of religion in America, and much more.
Jason Whitlock: Racism, Lebron James, and Colin Kaepernick
Jun 9, 2017 • 72 min
Jason Whitlock (Sports Journalist) joins Dave Rubin to discuss Twitter and media outrage, Black Lives Matter, the controversy surrounding his comments about Lebron James, racism in America, Colin Kaepernick’s Identity Issue, and much more.
Sweden’s Strange Politics and Immigration (Aron Flam Interview)
Jun 5, 2017 • 44 min
Aron Flam (Swedish Comedian) joins Dave Rubin to discuss Pewdiepie’s controversy, fighting political correctness in Sweden, libertarianism and classical liberalism, and more.
Gun Control, Abortion, and Conservatism (Antonia Okafor Interview)
Jun 2, 2017 • 66 min
Antonia Okafor (Campus Carry Activist) joins Dave Rubin to discuss being black and conservative, the phenomenon of guilt by association, racism on the right vs on the left, conservatism, identity politics, dissatisfaction with Obama, and much more.
Evergreen State College Controversy (Bret Weinstein Interview)
May 31, 2017 • 115 min
Bret Weinstein (professor, Evergreen State College) and Dave Rubin sit down to discuss his controversy on campus surrounding allegations of racism and #exposeevergreen
Economics, Military Intervention, and the Surveillance State (Dr. Abby Hall Interview)
May 26, 2017 • 68 min
Dr. Abby Hall (Assistant Professor in Economics) joins Dave Rubin to discuss the economics of foreign policy and military spending, interventionism, Trump’s economic policy, the surveillance state, police militarization, and much more.
Tristan Harris: The Ethics and Tricks of Technology
May 22, 2017 • 59 min
Tristan Harris (Ex-Design Ethicist at Google) joins Dave Rubin to discuss the role of government in technology, having conversations about controversial topics on social media, the persuasive world that technology has created, the possibility of an…
Brigitte Gabriel: Terrorism, The Muslim Brotherhood, and Linda Sarsour
May 19, 2017 • 68 min
Brigitte Gabriel (National Security Expert) joins Dave Rubin to discuss growing up in Lebanon, a childhood under terrorism, identity killings, her experience with Israelis, why America is incredible, and much more.
Ayaan Hirsi Ali: Political Islam, Sharia Law, and “Islamophobia”
May 10, 2017 • 59 min
Ayaan Hirsi Ali (Human Rights Activist) joins Dave Rubin to discuss the preaching of Islam, the left’s alliance with Islamists, the dangers of political Islam, Sharia law, “Islamophobia”, her serious fight against the practice of female genital mutilation…
Jordan B. Peterson on Free Speech, Psychology, and Gender Pronouns
May 5, 2017 • 127 min
Jordan Peterson (psychology professor) joins Dave LIVE for a discussion about psychology, free speech, gender pronouns and more.
The Rubin Report Fan Show
May 5, 2017 • 242 min
20 fans from 16 different countries join Dave for our second Rubin Report Fan Show!
Marxism, Socialism, and Bernie Sanders (Brandon Turner Interview)
Apr 27, 2017 • 83 min
Brandon Turner (Political Theory Professor) joins Dave Rubin to discuss political philosophies, socialism, classical liberalism vs libertarianism, and much more.
Austin Petersen on Taxes, Guns, Abortion, and “Crazy” Libertarian Ideas
Apr 21, 2017 • 76 min
Austin Petersen (Former Presidential Candidate) joins Dave Rubin to discuss libertarians, taxation, drugs, guns, abortion, and more.
Antifa and UC Berkeley (Tim Pool Interview)
Apr 17, 2017 • 92 min
Tim Pool (journalist) joins Dave LIVE for a discussion about Antifa, UC Berkeley, independent journalism, Sweden, and more.
Married to Al Qaeda and Being “Ex-Muslim” (Yasmine Mohammed Interview)
Apr 17, 2017 • 56 min
Yasmine Mohammed (Author and Activist) joins Dave Rubin to discuss Ex-Muslims, being married to someone in Al Qaeda, Islamists, the Hijab, Linda Sarsour, Sharia Law and more.
Mark Duplass on Bridging the Political Divide
Apr 14, 2017 • 71 min
Mark Duplass (Actor, Producer, Director) joins Dave Rubin to discuss growing up in a Republican family, trying to understand Trump and Trump voters, the divide between Liberals and Conservatives, as well as his views on the Hollywood agenda and much more.
Porn, Video Games, and The Internet (Addiction Specialist Patrik Wincent Interview)
Apr 10, 2017 • 50 min
Patrik Wincent (Internet ER) joins Dave Rubin to discuss internet addiction, gaming, what technology is doing to us, and more
Tommy Sotomayer: Racism, the Black Family, and Victimhood
Apr 7, 2017 • 72 min
Tommy Sotomayer (Youtube & Radio Host) joins Dave Rubin to discuss Men’s Rights, Fatherless Families, Bill Cosby, Al Sharpton, Black Lives Matter, Racism, Trump and more.
Jason Stapleton: War, Liberty, and Free Markets
Apr 3, 2017 • 61 min
Jason Stapleton (radio host) joins Dave Rubin to discuss what being in the Marines is actually like, the war in Afghanistan, liberty vs collectivism, and more.
Religion, Civil Rights, and the Constitution (Andrew Seidel Interview)
Apr 2, 2017 • 73 min
Andrew Seidel (Civil Rights and Constitutional Lawyer) joins Dave Rubin to discuss free speech, the first amendment, freedom of thought, religion vs the constitution, the gay wedding cake debate, and more.
Anarcho-Capitalism, Economics, and Open Immigration (Bryan Caplan Interview)
Mar 24, 2017 • 82 min
Bryan Caplan (Professor of Economics) joins Dave Rubin to discuss Anarcho-Capitalism, his new book “A Case Against Education” as well as his views on health insurance, borders and immigration, pacifism and more.
Colin Moriarty: The Fallout From The Tweet
Mar 18, 2017 • 90 min
Colin Moriarty joined Dave Rubin in-studio for a live stream to discuss the fallout from his “controversial” tweet which led to his resignation from Kinda Funny.
David Horowitz on Communism, Trump, and Leaving the Left
Mar 17, 2017 • 87 min
David Horowitz (author) joins Dave Rubin to discuss the Communist Party, Black Panthers, his 1986 column ‘Why I am No Longer a Leftist,’ as well as his views on gay marriage, abortion, Islam, Donald Trump, and more.
Vernaculis: Center-Right Leaning Left Winger (YouTube Week)
Mar 10, 2017 • 55 min
Justin Little (Vernaculis) joins Dave Rubin to discuss the Trump administration, truth in media and news, the state of free speech, and much more.
Roaming Millennial: Politics, Race, and the Social Justice Crusade (YouTube Week)
Mar 9, 2017 • 57 min
Roaming Millennial joins Dave Rubin to discuss her political science background, the millennials’ ‘social justice crusade’, Islamophobia, race, and much more.
Sky Williams: Black! Gay! Gamer! Talking Black Lives Matter, SJW’s, & Victim Culture (YouTube Week)
Mar 8, 2017 • 63 min
Sky Williams joins Dave Rubin to discuss being black and gay, gaming, Black Lives Matter, social justice warriors, Trump, not playing the victim card, and much more.
Armoured Skeptic: Skeptic Tackling Religion, Atheism, and Authoritarians (YouTube Week)
Mar 7, 2017 • 58 min
Greg Fluhrer (Armoured Skeptic) joins Dave Rubin to discuss religion and atheism, skepticism, Canadian politics, YouTube censorship, and more.
Colin Moriarty (Kinda Funny): The Conservative Libertarian Gamer (YouTube Week)
Mar 6, 2017 • 71 min
Colin Moriarty (Kinda Funny) joins Dave Rubin to discuss gaming, why he identifies as a conservative, libertarianism, his YouTube channel Kinda Funny, and much more. *YouTube week features interviews with 5 different YouTube creators. New interviews every…
Lauren Southern: Milo, Immigration, and Violent Protests
Mar 3, 2017 • 66 min
Lauren Southern (Host at The Rebel) joins Dave Rubin to discuss the recent Milo Yiannopoulos scandal, her views on Trump, politics in Canada, Islam, immigration in Europe, attending violent protests, and much more.
Dan Carlin on Political Martians and Hardcore History
Feb 24, 2017 • 83 min
Dan Carlin (Podcast Host ‘Hardcore History’) joins Dave Rubin to discuss ‘Hardcore History,’ why he’s a ‘political martian,’ foreign policy, Trump, liberty, and more.
Trae Crowder: The Liberal Redneck, the South, and Comedy
Feb 17, 2017 • 64 min
Trae Crowder (comedian, ‘The Liberal Redneck’) joins Dave Rubin to discuss ‘coming out’ as a liberal, gays and religion in the south, gun rights, Trump, comedy, and more.
Muhammad Cartoons, Islamism in Europe, and Charlie Hebdo (Flemming Rose Interview)
Feb 10, 2017 • 69 min
Flemming Rose (Danish journalist & author) joins Dave Rubin to discuss the Danish Muhammad cartoon crisis, the rise of Islamism in Denmark and Sweden, Charlie Hebdo, and much more.
Glenn Beck on Trump, the “Muslim Ban”, and Samantha Bee
Feb 5, 2017 • 63 min
Glenn Beck (TV & Radio Host) joins Dave Rubin to discuss his views on mainstream media, Trump, the executive order on immigration and travel (“Muslim Ban”), his anti-progressive views, and much more.
Catholic Belief, Faith, and the Scandal (Bishop Barron Interview)
Jan 30, 2017 • 61 min
Bishop Barron (Auxiliary Bishop of Archdiocese of LA) joins Dave Rubin to discuss his religion, faith, the church sex scandal, and his views on abortion, gay marriage, porn, and more.
Larry Elder: Real Racism, Trump, and Fake News
Jan 27, 2017 • 71 min
Larry Elder (Author & Radio Host) joins Dave Rubin to discuss his views on Black Lives Matter, real racism vs systemic racism, Donald Trump white supremacy, fake news, and much more.
Why Evolution is True (Jerry Coyne interview)
Jan 23, 2017 • 60 min
Jerry Coyne (Author and Professor) joins Dave Rubin to discuss his views on why evolution is true, the implication of evolution on religion, and more.
Dennis Prager: Religion, Israel, Gay Marriage, and Trump
Jan 20, 2017 • 81 min
Dennis Prager (Founder, PragerU) joins Dave Rubin to discuss his views on science, religion, Israel, gay marriage, Trump, and more.
Ayn Rand’s Objectivism and the Role of Government (Don Watkins interview)
Jan 17, 2017 • 60 min
Don Watkins (Ayn Rand Institute Fellow) joins Dave Rubin to discuss explain the philosophies of Ayn Rand, why people freak out about her, as well as libertarianism, liberalism, and his views on Trump.
Yanis Varoufakis: Greece’s Financial Crisis, Marxism, and the Bailout
Jan 13, 2017 • 65 min
Yanis Varoufakis (Former Greek Minister of Finance) joins Dave Rubin to discuss Greece’s financial crisis.
Eric Weinstein on Fake News, Trump, and the Mathematical Mind
Jan 6, 2017 • 100 min
Eric Weinstein (Managing Director, Thiel Capital) joins Dave Rubin to discuss Trump, the 4 kinds of fake news, complex mathematical theories, and more.
Margaret Cho: Whitewashing, Outrage Culture, and Comedy
Jan 2, 2017 • 40 min
Margaret Cho (comedian) joins Dave Rubin to discuss her background, whitewashing in Hollywood, her recent dialogue with Tilda Swinton, and more.
Talking Transgender Life, Liberalism, and Free Trade (Deirdre McCloskey Interview)
Dec 30, 2016 • 75 min
Deirdre McCloskey (professor and economist) joins Dave Rubin to discuss her transition from male to female, her career in academia, classical liberalism, and more.
Tim Ferriss: Groupthink, ‘Bigoteers,’ and the Tools of Titans
Dec 23, 2016 • 70 min
Tim Ferriss (Podcast Host and Author) joins Dave Rubin to discuss his background and the political groupthink in Silicon Valley.
Ben Shaprio: Trump, the Alt Right, Fake News, and Milo Yiannopoulos
Dec 16, 2016 • 82 min
Ben Shapiro (Editor-in-Chief, The Daily Wire) joins Dave Rubin to discuss how Trump won, his proposed debate with Milo Yiannopoulos, the Alt Right, fake news, and Russia’s involvement in the election.
Sargon of Akkad: Trump, Libertarians, and the Alt Right
Dec 14, 2016 • 68 min
Sargon of Akkad (YouTube creator) joins Dave Rubin to discuss his views on Black Lives Matter, immigration, Social Justice Warriors, Trump, Libertarians, the Alt Right, and much more.
Feminism, Gaming, and Superheroes (Liana Kerzner Interview)
Dec 7, 2016 • 46 min
Liana Kerzner (Gamer and Analyst) joins Dave Rubin to discuss cosplay, feminism, and more.
Education, Free Speech on Campus, and Brexit (Joanna Williams Interview)
Dec 2, 2016 • 66 min
Joanna Williams (University of Kent) joins Dave Rubin to discuss education, free speech on campus, Trump, Brexit, and more. This is part of our collaboration with Learn Liberty featuring interviews with classical liberals.
Andrew Klavan on The Battle Between Religion and Atheism
Nov 28, 2016 • 69 min
Andrew Klavan (author) joins Dave Rubin to discuss Donald Trump, the state of the conservative movement, the battle between religion and atheism, and more.
Larry King Interviews Dave Rubin: Free Speech, Donald Trump, and the Failing Media
Nov 22, 2016 • 30 min
Larry King turns the table on this week’s Rubin Report. Larry asks Dave about free speech, the state of mainstream media, his views on Donald Trump, and more.
Jordan B. Peterson: Gender Pronouns and the Free Speech War
Nov 18, 2016 • 58 min
Jordan Peterson (Professor of Psychology) joins Dave Rubin to discuss the gender pronoun controversy he has found himself in, political correctness, free speech, and more.
Michael Shermer: Free Speech, Self Censorship, and Morality in the Political Process
Nov 14, 2016 • 67 min
Michael Shermer joins Dave Rubin to discuss ethics, morality, free speech and self-censorship.
Brexit, Classical Liberalism, Libertarianism (Steve Davies Interview)
Nov 4, 2016 • 66 min
Steve Davies (Institute of Economic Affairs) joins Dave Rubin to discuss Brexit, Immigration, the difference between classical liberals and libertarians, the Middle East, and more.
David Sirota on Money in Politics and The Tribalism of The Left
Oct 31, 2016 • 60 min
David Sirota (writer/editor) joins Dave Rubin to discuss his views on money in politics, Hillary and Wall Street, Trump’s money and financing, and more.
Hilary Rosen on Hillary Clinton, Media Bias, Wikileaks
Oct 28, 2016 • 54 min
Hilary Rosen (CNN contributor and political consultant) joins Dave Rubin to discuss Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump, mainstream media, Wikileaks, and more
Men’s Rights, Feminism, and The Red Pill (Cassie Jaye Interview)
Oct 25, 2016 • 61 min
Cassie Jaye (Filmmaker, “The Red Pill”) joins Dave Rubin to discuss her views on feminism, Men’s Rights Activists, and her experience making her documentary “The Red Pill.”
Lawrence Krauss: Donald Trump, The Nuclear Threat, and Science
Oct 21, 2016 • 48 min
Lawrence Krauss (theoretical physicist) joins Dave Rubin to discuss his views on Trump, nuclear threat, science in relation to politics, and more.
Big Announcement: The Rubin Report is Expanding!
Oct 20, 2016 • 3 min
Did you know The Rubin Report is fan funded? Find out how you can help with our next big expansion, and get ready for twice as many interviews!
Russia, Putin, and Alt Right (Cathy Young Interview)
Oct 14, 2016 • 67 min
Cathy Young (writer) joins Dave Rubin to discuss growing up in Russia, Vladimir Putin, her views on the Regressive Left, the Alt Right and much more.
Andrew Bogut: Social Justice Warriors and The Life of an NBA Player
Oct 12, 2016 • 37 min
Andrew Bogut (NBA Player) joins Dave Rubin to discuss growing up in Australia, social justice warriors, cultural appropriation, and more.
Transhumanism, Capitalism, and Future Technology (Zoltan Istvan Interview)
Oct 9, 2016 • 56 min
Zoltan Istvan (Transhumanist and Presidential Candidate) joins Dave Rubin to discuss his run for President under the Transhumanist Party, his views on capitalism and universal basic income, future technology, artifical intelligence, and much more.
Australian Politics, Immigration, and Refugees (Rita Panahi Interview)
Sep 30, 2016 • 58 min
Rita Panahi (Australian columnist) joins Dave Rubin to discuss her childhood in Iran, immigration to Australia, the current refugee and immigration situation in Australia, and the hypocrisy of social justice warriors.
Live with Dave After the Presidential Debate
Sep 27, 2016 • 65 min
Dave went live on YouTube after the debate to discuss his thoughts on the performance of Trump, Hillary, Lester Holt, and to answer questions from viewers as they watched live. You might want a beer for this one!
Classical Liberalism and The Constitution (Randy Barnett Interview)
Sep 23, 2016 • 62 min
Randy Barnett (Georgetown Law Professor) joins Dave Rubin to discuss classical liberalism, the constitution, and more. This is the first in our collaboration with Learn Liberty featuring interviews with classical liberal leaders and professors from around…
Thunderf00t: Scientist Criticizing Feminism and Brexit (YouTube Week)
Sep 16, 2016 • 58 min
Phil aka “Thunderf00t” joins Dave Rubin to discuss feminism, doxxing, Brexit, and social justice warriors. Phil has over 630,000 YouTube subscribers where makes videos criticizing creationism, religion and feminism. He works as a scientist in the fields…
That Guy T: Libertarian, Anti-Feminist, Atheist, Anarcho-Capitalist (YouTube Week)
Sep 15, 2016 • 59 min
Taleed aka “That Guy T” joins Dave Rubin to discuss libertarianism, Hillary, Trump, Black Lives Matter, Bitcoin, and more. YouTube week features 5 creators from all over the world using YouTube to speak their minds and practice free speech.
Chris Ray Gun: Musician Battling Gamergate, Regressive Left and Social Justice (YouTube Week)
Sep 14, 2016 • 47 min
Chris Ray Gun (YouTuber and musician) joins Dave Rubin to discuss Gamergate, social justice warriors, the regressive left, his problems with MTV, and more.
The Pharaoh: A Free Thinker in an Islamic Society (YouTube Week)
Sep 13, 2016 • 42 min
Joe aka “The Pharaoh” joins Dave Rubin from Egypt to discuss being an atheist ex-Muslim YouTuber in Egypt. YouTube week features 5 creators from all over the world using YouTube to speak their minds and practice free speech.
Karen Straughan: Female Men’s Rights Activist (YouTube Week)
Sep 12, 2016 • 59 min
Karen Straughan aka “Girl Writes What” joins Dave Rubin to discuss being a female Men’s Rights Activist, feminism, the difference between suffragists and suffragettes, and more.
Jesse Ventura: Marijuana, Trump and Hillary Clinton
Sep 9, 2016 • 45 min
Governor Jesse Ventura (actor and author) joins Dave Rubin to discuss his new book “Jesse Ventura’s Marijuana Manifesto,” as well as his views on Trump, Hillary, Bernie, Immigration, and conspiracy theories.
Scott Adams: Creating Dilbert, Trumps Tactics, and the Alt Right
Sep 2, 2016 • 73 min
Scott Adams (cartoonist) joins Dave Rubin to discuss his journey creating the comic strip Dilbert, his views on Trump’s tactics, Hillary’s persuasion game, and the Alt Right.
Roseanne Barr talks Trump, Hillary, Weed, Comedy and More! )
Aug 26, 2016 • 52 min
Roseanne Barr (comedian and actress) joins Dave Rubin for a candid interview about comedy, her career, Trump, Clinton, socialism and capitalism, Black Lives Matter, weed, and so much more.
Gad Saad: Censorship, Religion, Secularism
Aug 19, 2016 • 75 min
Gad Saad (author and professor) joins Dave Rubin to discuss cultural homophily, the Hijab debate, censorship, and much more.
Blaire White: Transgender Debate, Islam, Black Lives Matter
Aug 12, 2016 • 56 min
Blaire White (YouTube personality) joins Dave Rubin to discuss the transgender debate, social justice warriors, feminism, Islam, and Black Lives Matter.
Alex Epstein on The Climate Change Debate and Alternative Energy
Aug 5, 2016 • 68 min
Alex Epstein (author and energy theorist) joins Dave Rubin to discuss the climate change debate, including fossil fuels, fracking, Al Gore, and more
Dinesh D’Souza: Hillary Clinton, the Democrats, and Trump
Jul 29, 2016 • 65 min
Dinesh D’Souza (author and filmmaker) joins Dave Rubin to discuss his new book and film “Hillary’s America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party,” as well as Trump, Obama, immigration, and Islam.
Michael Ian Black: Hillary, Trump, and Black Lives Matter
Jul 25, 2016 • 65 min
Michael Ian Black (actor and comedian) joins Dave Rubin to discuss Hillary vs Trump, Black Lives Matter, free speech and more.
Sam Harris: Islam, Trump, Hillary, and Free Will
Jul 15, 2016 • 137 min
Sam Harris (author and neuroscientist) and Dave Rubin discuss Islam, Trump, Hillary, Free Will, and much more.
HUGE ANNOUNCEMENT about The Future of The Rubin Report!!
Jun 13, 2016 • 9 min
Hey Rubin Report listeners, Dave has a very important announcement for you about the future of the show. Don’t miss it!
Adam Carolla: Comedy, Atheism, and Donald Trump
Jun 10, 2016 • 68 min
Adam Carolla (comedian and TV/radio host) joins Dave Rubin for a candid discussion on everything from comedy, atheism, Donald Trump, and the 2016 election.
Political Islam (Dr Bill Warner Interview)
Jun 6, 2016 • 52 min
Dr. Bill Warner (President of the Center for the Study of Political Islam) joins Dave Rubin, discussing his mission to educate the world about political Islam.
Political Correctness on College Campuses (Jonathan Haidt Interview)
Jun 3, 2016 • 57 min
Jonathan Haidt (Author and Professor, NYU-Stern) joins Dave Rubin, discussing political correctness and free speech on college campus, the role of government, and the rise of Donald Trump.
Free Speech in Singapore (Amos Yee Interview)
Jun 3, 2016 • 38 min
Amos Yee (activist and YouTuber in Singapore) joins Dave Rubin, discussing his recent arrest and jail time he faces for wounding the religious feelings of Muslims and Christians
Sweden’s Immigration Crisis and Political Correctness Problem (Dr. Tino Sanandaji Interview)
May 25, 2016 • 62 min
Dr. Tino Sanandaji (Kurdish-Swedish economist and author) joins Dave Rubin, discussing political correctness and the immigration crisis in Sweden.
Mark Pellegrino: Capitalism and the Role of Government
May 25, 2016 • 52 min
Mark Pellegrino (Actor and Co-Founder of The American Capitalist Party) joins Dave Rubin, discussing his American Capitalist Party, libertarianism, classical liberalism, the role of government and much more.
The Rubin Report Fan Show
May 20, 2016 • 189 min
20 fans from 15 countries join Dave for our first ever Rubin Report Fan Show. Talking with each for about 8 minutes, Dave takes you everywhere from Switzerland, Germany, Sweden, Turkey, Egypt, the U.K., the U.S., Ireland, Japan, India, Canada, Belgium,…
John Fugelsang: Religion, Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders, and Hillary Clinton
May 18, 2016 • 61 min
John Fugelsang (comedian and TV/Radio Host) joins Dave Rubin, discussing religion, atheists, Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton, and Libertarianism.
Ayn Rand: Philosophy, Objectivism, Self Interest (Yaron Brook Interview)
May 8, 2016 • 61 min
Yaron Brook (President, Ayn Rand Institute) joins Dave Rubin, discussing Ayn Rand’s overall philosophy, objectivism, social safety nets, capitalism, human nature and more.
Bangladeshi Blogger on the Far Left Enabling Islamic Extremism (Arif Rahman Interview)
May 2, 2016 • 53 min
Arif Rahman (Bangladeshi blogger) joins Dave Rubin, discussingthe history of Bangladesh, the recent brutal attacks in Bangladeshby Islamist militants, the dangers of being a Bangladeshi blogger,and the far left’s role in the rise of Islamic extremism.
Atheism Deconstructed (David Silverman and Paul Provenza Interview)
Apr 29, 2016 • 68 min
David Silverman (President, American Atheists) and Paul Provenza (comedian) join Dave Rubin, discussing the big ideas surrounding atheism, the presidential candidates, and finding spirituality without religion.
Steven Crowder: Trump, Cruz, Abortion, and Climate Change
Apr 22, 2016 • 67 min
Steven Crowder (Host, Louder with Crowder) joins Dave Rubin, discussing political comedy, the 2016 election, Ted Cruz vs Donald Trump, the abortion debate and the climate change debate.
All About Weed: Different Strains, Medicinal Marijuana, and the War on Drugs
Apr 15, 2016 • 56 min
Angel Teger (Ruby Doobie Edibles and Los Angeles Medical Cannabis Task Force) and Dave Rubin discuss medical cannabis, the war on drugs, marijuana addiction, and more.
Larry King on Mainstream Media, Fascism, and Free Speech
Apr 11, 2016 • 31 min
Larry King (host, Larry King Now) joins Dave Rubin, discussing his feelings on Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton and the 2016 election
Paul Joseph Watson: Libertarians, Trump, and the Immigration Crisis
Apr 8, 2016 • 62 min
Paul Joseph Watson (editor-at-large, Infowars) joins Dave Rubin, discussing libertarians, social justice warriors, Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders, European immigration and more.
Stephen Fry on Political Correctness and Clear Thinking
Apr 4, 2016 • 11 min
Stephen Fry (actor and comedian) joins Dave Rubin for a quick discussion about political correctness, clear thinking, V for Vendetta, free speech, and his decision to quit Twitter. We’re working on a date to have Stephen on for an official episode of The…
Brussels, Terrorism, Immigration Crisis (Julie Lenarz Interview)
Apr 1, 2016 • 69 min
Julie Lenarz (terrorism analyst) joins Dave to discuss Islamism, terrorism, freedom of religion, Israel, the immigration crisis in Europe, and much more.
Climate Change and Sea Level Rise (Dr. Michael E. Mann Interview)
Mar 25, 2016 • 57 min
Dr. Michael E. Mann (Climate Scientist, Professor) joins Dave Rubin, discussing climate change 101 and sea level rising.
Milo Yiannopoulos: Donald Trump, Censorship, and Free Speech
Mar 25, 2016 • 88 min
Milo Yiannopoulos (journalist) joins Dave Rubin, discussing Milo’s support for Donald Trump, the terror attacks in Brussels, censorship on social media (including Milo’s blue check being taken away on Twitter), free speech, and more.
The Kurds: Everything You Need to Know (Bayan Sami Abdul Rahman Interview)
Mar 21, 2016 • 39 min
Bayan Sami Abdul Rahman (Kurdistan Regional Government Representative to the USA) joins Dave Rubin, discussing the history of the Kurds and breaking down “Kurdistan 101.”
Mike Cernovich: Donald Trump and the War on Free Speech
Mar 18, 2016 • 59 min
Mike Cernovich (author and activist) joins Dave Rubin, discussing Donald Trump, free speech, online outrage culture, and the climate of our political landscape.
Seeking Solutions to Human Problems (Melissa Chen and Faisal Saeed Al Mutar)
Mar 10, 2016 • 63 min
Human rights activists Faisal Saeed al Mutar and Melissa Chen join Dave Rubin for a discussion about self-censorship, authoritarianism, Islamic extremism, secularism, American exceptionalism, and more.
“Bad Muslim” Tarek Fatah
Mar 7, 2016 • 54 min
Author and broadcaster Tarek Fatah joins Dave Rubin, discussing his background, Islam, Pakistan, India, and much more.
Inna Shevchenko: Feminism, Sextremism, Terrorism
Mar 4, 2016 • 55 min
Inna Shevchenko joins Dave Rubin, discussing her work with the feminist activism group FEMEN, sextremism, her connection to the Charlie Hebdo victims, and more.
Lalo Dagach and Gad Saad: Debating The Regressive Left
Feb 29, 2016 • 48 min
Lalo Dagach (podcast host) and Gad Saad (author and professor) join Dave Rubin, discussing their personal journeys to waking up to the Regressive Left and how they debate with them.
Gad Saad: Academics, Free Speech, Atheism and Religion
Feb 26, 2016 • 58 min
Gad Saad (author and professor) joins Dave Rubin to discuss academics, free speech on college campuses, religion, atheism, and much more.
Lalo Dagach: Regressives, Religion, and Politics
Feb 19, 2016 • 31 min
Lalo Dagach (podcast host) joins Dave Rubin to discuss the Regressive Left, religion, politics, and much more.
Ben Shapiro: Conservatism vs Leftism and Free Speech
Feb 19, 2016 • 71 min
Ben Shapiro (Editor-in-Chief, The Daily Wire) joins Dave Rubin to discuss conservatism vs leftism, free speech on college campuses, gay marriage, gun control, his debate with Piers Morgan on CNN, and more.
Libertarian Presidential Candidate Gary Johnson
Feb 15, 2016 • 21 min
Governor Gary Johnson (Libertarian presidential candidate) joins Dave Rubin to discuss the libertarian party and his run for president in the 2016 election.
Sargon of Akkad: Gamergate, Feminism, Regressive Left
Feb 12, 2016 • 71 min
Sargon of Akkad (YouTube creator) joins Dave Rubin to discuss Gamergate, feminism, the Regressive Left, and much more.
Tommy Robinson: Islam, Immigration, and Pegida
Feb 5, 2016 • 63 min
Tommy Robinson (author and activist) joins Dave Rubin to discuss his controversial views on Islam, immigration in the UK, Pegida, his experience in prison, the attacks in Cologne, and more.
Senator John McCain: 2016 Election and Money in Politics
Feb 1, 2016 • 28 min
Senator John McCain joins Dave Rubin to discuss the 2016 election, Donald Trump, foreign policy, ISIS, the Kurds, money in politics and much more.
Race in America, Oscars Boycott, Election 2016 (Areva Martin Interview)
Jan 27, 2016 • 64 min
Areva Martin (Civil Rights Attorney) joins Dave Rubin to discuss race in America, free speech, the “Oscars So White” controversy, the 2016 Election and much more.
Former CIA Operative Talks ISIS, Kurdistan, and More (Bryan Wright Interview)
Jan 25, 2016 • 31 min
Bryan Wright, a former CIA operative, joins Dave Rubin to discuss ISIS, the Kurdish quest for a state, the role that the U.S. plays in the world, and more.
Michael Shermer: Skepticism, Conspiracy Theories, Libertarians
Jan 22, 2016 • 71 min
Michael Shermer (author, “Skeptic”) and Dave Rubin discuss skepticism, morality, conspiracy theories, the current political climate, and more.
Larry Elder: Conservatives, Black Lives Matter, Racism
Jan 15, 2016 • 61 min
Larry Elder (conservative radio host) joins Dave Rubin to discuss Conservatives, Libertarians, Black Lives Matter, systemic racism, Hollywood liberal bias, and more.
Reza Aslan’s Lies and Media Bias (David Pakman Interview)
Jan 12, 2016 • 36 min
David Pakman recently published a video which thoughtfully and meticulously explains and deconstructs Reza Aslan’s lack of credibility, lies, and the media bias that supports him.
Don Lemon: Mainstream Media, Black Lives Matter, Donald Trump
Jan 8, 2016 • 60 min
Don Lemon (host of CNN Tonight with Don Lemon) joins Dave Rubin for an interview about his career, coming out, new media vs mainstream media, Black Lives Matter, various controversies surrounding him including an accusation that he is an ‘Uncle Tom,’ and…
Atheist Muslim Speaks Out (Ali Rizvi Interview)
Dec 24, 2015 • 58 min
Ali Rizvi (author, “The Atheist Muslim”) joins Dave Rubin to talk about growing up in Saudi Arabia, being an atheist muslim, free thinking, and more.
Peter Boghossian: Critical Thinking, Atheism, and Faith
Dec 18, 2015 • 77 min
Peter Boghossian (author and philosophy instructor) joins Dave Rubin to talk about critical thinking, atheism and religion, politics, and more.
Nick Cohen: Regressive Left, Free Speech, Radical Islam
Dec 11, 2015 • 59 min
Journalist and author of “What’s Left?” Nick Cohen joins Dave Rubin to talk about regressive leftists, current issues surrounding free speech, and the problem of radical Islam.
Christina Hoff Sommers: Feminism, Free Speech, Gamergate
Nov 27, 2015 • 60 min
The host of The Factual Feminist,Christina Hoff Sommers, joins Dave Rubin to talk about feminism, free speech and trigger warnings, gamergate, and much more.
Ex-Muslims, Paris Attacks, and Atheism (Sarah Haider Interview)
Nov 20, 2015 • 52 min
Sarah Haider (Ex-Muslims of North America) joins Dave Rubin to talk about her journey to becoming ex-Muslim, the ISIS attacks in Paris, atheism, and much more.
Politics, Religion, and Human Rights (Faisal Saeed Al-Mutar)
Nov 13, 2015 • 57 min
Human rights activist Faisal Saeed Al-Mutar joins Dave Rubin to talk about human rights, religion and politics, criticizing ideas, and his background as an Iraqi refugee.
Douglas Murray: Free Speech, ISIS, and Israel
Nov 6, 2015 • 69 min
Douglas Murray, author and journalist, joins Dave Rubin to talk about free speech, ISIS, the Syrian refugee crisis, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and how being gay affects their world views.
Ayaan Hirsi Ali on Her Life, Islam and the Regressive Left
Oct 30, 2015 • 53 min
Activist and author Ayaan Hirsi Ali joins Dave Rubin to talk about her story of surviving genital mutilation and death threats, the difference between Islam the religion and political Islam, and about the Regressive Left.
Kelly Carlin on George Carlin, Political Correctness, Counter Culture
Oct 23, 2015 • 58 min
Author and speaker Kelly Carlin sits down with Dave Rubin discuss George Carlin, politics, atheism, political correctness, counter culture comedy and much more.
Michael Steele on Republicans, Trump, and Free Speech
Oct 16, 2015 • 58 min
Michael Steele, former chairman of the Republican National Committee (RNC), joins Dave Rubin discuss the republicans, Donald Trump, free speech, and our screwed up political system in front of a live audience at Politicon.
Milo Yiannopoulos: Gamergate, Feminism, Atheism, and Gay Rights
Oct 9, 2015 • 70 min
Conservative pundit and Breitbart journalist Milo Yiannopoulos sits down with Dave Rubin to discuss Milo’s controversial views on gamergate, atheism and feminism, debate their different views on gay culture, and discuss the rise of the cultural…
Maajid Nawaz on the Regressive Left & Political Correctness
Oct 2, 2015 • 59 min
Author and activist Maajid Nawaz joins Dave Rubin to discuss his new book with Sam Harris, ‘Islam and the Future of Tolerance,’ the ‘regressive left,’ political correctness, and the Syrian refugee crisis.
Comedians Talk About Politics & Political Correctness (Jimmy Dore & Felicia Michaels Interview)
Sep 25, 2015 • 47 min
Comedians Felicia Michaels and Jimmy Dore join Dave Rubin to talk about presidential candidates Trump, Bernie, and Hillary, as well as the fight against political correctness and much more.
Cara Santa Maria: Atheism, Secularism, and GMO’s
Sep 18, 2015 • 47 min
Science communicator Cara Santa Maria joins Dave Rubin to talk about the big ideas surrounding atheism and secularism, dive into the controversy surrounding GMO’s and more.
Sam Harris on Religion, Politics, Free Speech
Sep 11, 2015 • 80 min
Sam Harris and Dave Rubin have a thought-provoking discussion about Islam, Sam’s debate with Ben Affleck on Real Time with Bill Maher, free speech and political correctness. Sam also addresses the five biggest accusations that are thrown at him from “when…