Tag Archives: Pepperdine

The President, the Pandemic and the Push to Election Day


Townhall Review – July 11, 2020

Hugh Hewitt and Michael Shear, New York Times White House correspondent, explore the media hatchet job coverage of President Trump’s Mt. Rushmore 4th of July speech.

Dennis Prager talks with Dr. Beau Briese, an emergency room physician at Houston Methodist Hospital, about the “spike” in COVID-19 cases and it’s impact on the hospital and Houston.

Kevin McCullough and Karol Markowicz, of the New York Post, look at the hot topic of mail-in voting.

Sebastian Gorka and Matt Boyle, of Brietbart.com, discuss the countdown to the November election.

Bob Frantz talks with former Congressman Allen West about Larry Elder’s film, “Uncle Tom.”

Dan Proft and Amy Jacobson talk about economic recovery following the pandemic with Andy Puzder, Sr. Fellow at Pepperdine’s Graduate School of Public Policy.

Dennis Prager talks with author Michael Shellenberger about his book, “Apocalypse Never – Why Environment Alarmism Hurts Us All.”

Mike Gallagher showcases Terry Crews’ exchange with CNN’s Don Lemon, critiquing Black Lives Matter.

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Amidst the Chaos, America Celebrates Independence


Townhall Review – July 4, 2020

Hugh Hewitt and Washington Post political reporter Robert Costa discuss U.S. Supreme Court decisions and possible future Supreme Court nominations.

Sebastian Gorka talks with historian Victor Davis Hansen about the Democrat strategy to keep Joe Biden hidden and Trump in the cross-hairs.

Dan Proft talks with Robert Johnson, co-founder of Black Entertainment Television, on how America is dealing with complex and deep-seeded racial issues.

Hugh Hewitt and columnist Jonah Goldberg talk about monuments and statues that have come under fire through the strife of the past six weeks.

Seth Leibsohn and Pete Peterson, dean of the School of Public Policy at Pepperdine University, discuss the need for historical context when it comes to statues and memorials.

Dennis Prager talks with Abigail Shrier about her book, “Irreversible Damage,” that examines the impact of the transgender movement.

Mike Gallagher looks at a YouTube clip from fictional reporter Jonathan Pie that compares the counterculture of the past with that of the present.

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Amidst Unrest, President Trump Presses for Order


Chris Stigall talks with White House Deputy Press Secretary Hogan Gidley about President Trump’s walk to St. John’s Church and the subsequent controversy.

Hugh Hewitt and Arkansas Senator Tom Cotton talk about the unrest following the killing of George Floyd.

Hugh Hewitt talks with David Drucker, of the Washington Examiner, about the political consequences of this awful week.

Jenn Horn and Don Dix, 870 The Answer in Los Angeles, talks with Pete Peterson, Dean of the Pepperdine School of Public Policy, and resident of Santa Monica, California, about what he experienced as the protests morphed into rioting, destruction, and looting.

Hugh Hewitt and Wisconsin Congressmen Mike Gallagher talk about China taking advantage of unrest in the U.S. and around the world to advance their agendas.

Hugh Hewitt talks with Patrick Hughes, President of the Liberty Justice Center, about Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker banning Salem radio host Amy Jacobson because she had asked him hard questions.

Hugh Hewitt and Iowa Senator Joni Ernst talk about her book, “Daughter of the Heartland – An Ode to the Country that Raised Me.”

Dennis Prager talks about the protests and the destructive rioting that he calls a dark day in Los Angeles Police Department history.

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Violent Protests Fulfill the “Haves vs. Have Nots” Mentality: Jennifer Horn and Don Dix with Pete Peterson

Jennifer Horn and Don Dix talk with Pete Peterson, Dean of the Pepperdine School of Public Policy, about how education plays a role in the violent protests and how it’s a fulfillment of the “Haves vs. Have Nots” mentality.

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Should Undergrads Take the Year Off? Seth Leibsohn with Pete Peterson

Seth Leibsohn invites Pete Peterson, Dean of the Pepperdine School of Public Policy, to talk about Pepperdine’s plan for the fall, the power of reaching out to an author whose book you enjoyed, the conflict between “credentialing-up” and it not mattering where you went to college, Florida’s Chinese Coronavirus statistics compared to New York’s, and music.

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