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The Chris Voss Show Podcast – Frankly, We Did Win This Election: The Inside Story of How Trump Lost by Michael C. Bender

Frankly, We Did Win This Election: The Inside Story of How Trump Lost by Michael C. Bender Michael C. Bender, senior White House reporter for the Wall Street Journal, presents a deeply reported account of the 2020 presidential campaign that details how Donald J. Trump became the first incumbent in three decades to lose reelection—and the only one whose defeat culminated in a violent insurrection. Beginning with President Trump’s first impeachment and ending with his second, FRANKLY, WE D...
Tags: Podcast, White House, Seo, Republican Party, Air Force, Wall Street Journal, Trump, Donald J Trump, Oval Office, Bender, U S Capitol, Chris Voss, Michael C Bender, Books/Authors, Michael C Bender Michael C Bender


The Chris Voss Show Podcast – The Cellist: A Novel (Gabriel Allon, 21) by Daniel Silva

The Cellist: A Novel (Gabriel Allon, 21) by Daniel Silva From Daniel Silva, the internationally acclaimed #1 New York Times bestselling author, comes a timely and explosive new thriller featuring art restorer and legendary spy Gabriel Allon. Viktor Orlov had a longstanding appointment with death. Once Russia’s richest man, he now resides in splendid exile in London, where he has waged a tireless crusade against the authoritarian kleptocrats who have seized control of the Kremlin. His mans...
Tags: Podcast, London, Russia, America, Seo, West, Chelsea, New York Times, Amsterdam, Geneva, MI6, Kremlin, Metropolitan Police, KGB, Orlov, Chris Voss


The Chris Voss Show Podcast – Hadassah: An American Story (HBI Series on Jewish Women) by Hadassah Lieberman

Hadassah: An American Story (HBI Series on Jewish Women) by Hadassah Lieberman Born in Prague to Holocaust survivors, Hadassah Lieberman and her family immigrated in 1949 to the United States. She went on to earn a BA from Boston University in government and dramatics and an MA in international relations and American government from Northeastern University. She built a career devoted largely to public health that has included positions at Lehman Brothers, Pfizer, and the National Research...
Tags: Podcast, US, Seo, Prague, United States, Connecticut, Eastern Europe, Democratic, Boston University, Al Gore, Joe Lieberman, National Research Council, Lieberman, Chris Voss, Megan McCain, Books/Authors


The Chris Voss Show Podcast – Making a Baby by Rachel Greener

Making a Baby by Rachel Greener This inclusive guide to how every family begins is an honest, cheerful tool for conversations between parents and their young ones. To make a baby you need one egg, one sperm, and one womb. But every family starts in its own special way. This book answers the “Where did I come from?” question no matter who the reader is and how their life began. From all different kinds of conception through pregnancy to the birth itself, this candid and cozy guide is just...
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The Chris Voss Show Podcast – Fair Pay: How to Get a Raise, Close the Wage Gap, and Build Stronger Businesses by David Buckmaster

Fair Pay: How to Get a Raise, Close the Wage Gap, and Build Stronger Businesses by David Buckmaster An expert takes on the crisis of income inequality, addressing the problems with our current compensation model, demystifying pay practices, and providing practical information employees can use when negotiating their salaries and discussing how we can close the gender and racial pay gap. American workers are suffering economically and fewer are earning a living wage. The situation is on...
Tags: Podcast, America, Seo, Nike, Buckmaster, Chris Voss, Books/Authors, David Buckmaster


The Chris Voss Show Podcast – Frances E. W. Harper: A Call to Conscience (Black Lives) by Utz McKnight

Frances E. W. Harper: A Call to Conscience (Black Lives) by Utz McKnight Free Black woman, poet, novelist, essayist, speaker, and activist, Frances Watkins Harper was one of the nineteenth century’s most important advocates of Abolitionism and female suffrage, and her pioneering work still has profound lessons for us today. In this new book, Utz McKnight shows how Harper’s life and work inspired her contemporaries to imagine a better America. He seeks to recover her importance by exami...
Tags: Podcast, America, Seo, Jim Crow, Harper, Chris Voss, Books/Authors, Utz McKnight, Frances E W Harper, Utz McKnight Free Black, Frances Watkins Harper


The Chris Voss Show Podcast – The Key Man: The True Story of How the Global Elite Was Duped by a Capitalist Fairy Tale by Simon Clark, Will Louch

The Key Man: The True Story of How the Global Elite Was Duped by a Capitalist Fairy Tale by Simon Clark, Will Louch In this compelling story of lies, greed and tarnished idealism, two Wall Street Journal reporters investigate a man who Bill Gates, Western governments, and other investors entrusted with billions of dollars to make profits and end poverty, but who now stands accused of masterminding one of the biggest, most brazen financial frauds ever. Arif Naqvi was charismatic, inspi...
Tags: Podcast, Obama, America, Seo, Pope Francis, Bill Gates, Middle East, Dubai, Un, Tom Cruise, Wall Street Journal, Interpol, Clark, Naqvi, Abraaj, Chris Voss


The Chris Voss Show Podcast – Leonard, Marianne, and Me: Magical Summers on Hydra by Judy Scott

Leonard, Marianne, and Me: Magical Summers on Hydra by Judy Scott Leonard, Marianne, and Me chronicles forty years of Judy Scott’s frequent summers on the Greek island of Hydra with a diverse artistic community and her friendship with singer-songwriter and poet Leonard Cohen and his legendary muse Marianne Ihlen. This memoir, based on Scott’s notebooks and journals, includes incidents in their lives and their relationship to one another—at a point when it was changing forever—that have...
Tags: Podcast, San Francisco, Seo, Paris, Leonard Cohen, Hydra, Harlem, Scott, Cohen, Marianne, Greenwich Village, Leonard, Marianne Ihlen, Chris Voss, Books/Authors, Leonard Marianne


The Chris Voss Podcast – The Case for a Maximum Wage by Sam Pizzigati

The Case for a Maximum Wage by Sam Pizzigati Modern societies set limits, on everything from how fast motorists can drive to how much waste factory owners can dump in our rivers. But incomes in our deeply unequal world have no limits. Could capping top incomes tackle rising inequality more effectively than conventional approaches? In this engaging book, leading analyst Sam Pizzigati details how egalitarians worldwide are demonstrating that a “maximum wage” could be both economically via...
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The Chris Voss Show Podcast – Choose Me by Tess Gerritsen, Gary Braver

Choose Me by Tess Gerritsen, Gary Braver From New York Times bestseller Tess Gerritsen and acclaimed thriller writer Gary Braver comes a sexy murder mystery about a reckless affair and dangerous secrets. Taryn Moore is young, beautiful, and brilliant…so why would she kill herself? When Detective Frankie Loomis arrives on the scene to investigate the girl’s fatal plunge from her apartment balcony, she knows in her gut there’s more to the story. Her instincts are confirmed when surprise i...
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The Chris Voss Show Podcast – Post Growth: Life after Capitalism by Tim Jackson

Post Growth: Life after Capitalism by Tim Jackson Capitalism is broken. The relentless pursuit of more has delivered climate catastrophe, social inequality and financial instability – and left us ill-prepared for life in a global pandemic. Tim Jackson’s passionate and provocative book dares us to imagine a world beyond capitalism – a place where relationship and meaning take precedence over profits and power. Post Growth is both a manifesto for system change and an invitation to rekindle...
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The Chris Voss Show Podcast – Evil Roman Emperors: The Shocking History of Ancient Rome’s Most Wicked Rulers from Caligula to Nero and More by Phillip Barlag

Evil Roman Emperors: The Shocking History of Ancient Rome’s Most Wicked Rulers from Caligula to Nero and More by Phillip Barlag Nero fiddled while Rome burned. As catchy as that aphorism is, it’s sadly untrue, even if it has a nice ring to it. The one thing Nero is well-known for is the one thing he actually didn’t do. But fear not, the truth of his life, his rule and what he did with unrestrained power, is plenty weird, salacious and horrifying. And he is not alone. Roman history, from t...
Tags: Podcast, Seo, Rome, Nero, Roman Senate, Caligula, Chris Voss, Commodus, Books/Authors, Phillip Barlag, Phillip Barlag Nero, Lucius Tarquinius Suburbus


The Chris Voss Show Podcast – Mania by George Artem

Mania by George Artem Born in the Soviet Union in 1987, Artom George Katkoff immigrated to the United States with his immediate family in 1991 during the collapse of the Eastern Bloc. His paternal grandfather, Vladimir Katkoff, and great-grandmother had been living in Seattle since the 1970s, where Vladimir worked as an engineer at Boeing. Artom’s father, George Katkoff, subsequently returned to what is now the Russian Federation, a few years after his divorce from Nataly Kacherovsky, ...
Tags: Podcast, Seo, United States, Seattle, Russian Federation, Soviet Union, University of Washington, United States Supreme Court, King County, Vladimir, Chris Voss, Books/Authors, George Artem, George Artem Born, Artom George Katkoff, Vladimir Katkoff


The Chris Voss Show Podcast – The Gentrification of the Internet: How to Reclaim Our Digital Freedom by Jessa Lingel

The Gentrification of the Internet: How to Reclaim Our Digital Freedom by Jessa Lingel How we lost control of the internet—and how to win it back. The internet has become a battleground. Although it was unlikely to live up to the hype and hopes of the 1990s, only the most skeptical cynics could have predicted the World Wide Web as we know it today: commercial, isolating, and full of, even fueled by, bias. This was not inevitable. The Gentrification of the Internet argues that much like...
Tags: Podcast, Seo, Chris Voss, Books/Authors, Jessa Lingel, Lingel


The Chris Voss Show Podcast – King Richard: Nixon and Watergate–An American Tragedy by Michael Dobbs

King Richard: Nixon and Watergate–An American Tragedy by Michael Dobbs From the best-selling author of One Minute to Midnight: a riveting account of the crucial days, hours, and moments when the Watergate conspiracy consumed, and ultimately toppled, a president. In January 1973, Richard Nixon had just been inaugurated after winning re-election in a historic landslide. He enjoyed an almost 70 percent approval rating. But by April 1973, his presidency had fallen apart as the Watergate scand...
Tags: Podcast, White House, Seo, Richard, Nixon, Watergate, Richard Nixon, Chris Voss, John Dean, Michael Dobbs, Books/Authors


The Chris Voss Show Podcast – Disruption: Why Things Change by David Potter

Disruption: Why Things Change by David Potter How do things change? The question is critical to the historical study of any era but it is also a profoundly important issue today as western democracies find the fundamental tenets of their implicit social contract facing extreme challenges from forces espousing ideas that once flourished only on the outskirts of society. This books argues that radical change always begins with ideas that took shape on the fringes. Throughout time the “mai...
Tags: Podcast, Seo, Brexit, Trump, David Potter, Chris Voss, Books/Authors, Islam Protestant


The Chris Voss Show Podcast – Inside Money: Brown Brothers Harriman and the American Way of Power by Zachary Karabell

Inside Money: Brown Brothers Harriman and the American Way of Power by Zachary Karabell A sweeping history of the legendary private investment firm Brown Brothers Harriman, exploring its central role in the story of American wealth and its rise to global power Conspiracy theories have always swirled around Brown Brothers Harriman, and not without reason. Throughout the nineteenth century, when America was convulsed by a devastating financial panic essentially every twenty years, Brown ...
Tags: Podcast, America, Seo, Yale, State Department, Nicaragua, Brown, Groton, Averell Harriman, Karabell, Brown Brothers, Chris Voss, Brown Brothers Harriman, Zachary Karabell, Books/Authors


The Chris Voss Show Podcast – Nature’s Palette: A Color Reference System from the Natural World by Patrick Baty

Nature’s Palette: A Color Reference System from the Natural World by Patrick Baty A gorgeous expanded edition of Werner’s Nomenclature of Colours, a landmark reference book on color and its origins in nature First published in 1814, Werner’s Nomenclature of Colours is a taxonomically organized guide to color in the natural world. Compiled by German geologist Abraham Gottlob Werner, the book was expanded and enhanced in 1821 by Patrick Syme, who added color swatches and further color de...
Tags: Podcast, Berlin, Seo, Charles Darwin, Werner, Chris Voss, Books/Authors, Abraham Gottlob Werner, Patrick Syme, Patrick Baty, Beagle Nature s Palette


The Chris Voss Show Podcast – Bridge Builders: Bringing People Together in a Polarized Age by Nathan Bomey

Bridge Builders: Bringing People Together in a Polarized Age by Nathan Bomey In these turbulent times, defined by ideological chasms, clashes over social justice, and a pandemic intersecting with misinformation, Americans seem hopelessly divided along fault lines of politics, race, religion, class, and culture. Yet not everyone is accepting the status quo. In Bridge Builders: Bringing People Together in a Polarized Age, journalist Nathan Bomey paints a forensic portrait of Americans who...
Tags: Podcast, Seo, Charlottesville, Chris Voss, Nathan Bomey, Books/Authors


The Chris Voss Show Podcast – Running Out: In Search of Water on the High Plains by Lucas Bessire

Running Out: In Search of Water on the High Plains by Lucas Bessire An intimate reckoning with aquifer depletion in America’s heartland The Ogallala aquifer has nourished life on the American Great Plains for millennia. But less than a century of unsustainable irrigation farming has taxed much of the aquifer beyond repair. The imminent depletion of the Ogallala and other aquifers around the world is a defining planetary crisis of our times. Running Out offers a uniquely personal account...
Tags: Podcast, America, Seo, Kansas, Ogallala, High Plains, Chris Voss, Books/Authors, American Great Plains, Lucas Bessire


The Chris Voss Show Podcast – Raising LGBTQ Allies: A Parent’s Guide to Changing the Messages from the Playground by Chris Tompkins

Raising LGBTQ Allies: A Parent’s Guide to Changing the Messages from the Playground by Chris Tompkins No matter who we are or where we come from, we all play on the same playground. There are certain collective societal messages we hear growing up that we either consciously or subconsciously believe. As a result, we develop certain belief systems from which we operate our lives. Raising LGBTQ Allies sheds light on the deeper, multi-faceted layers of homophobia. It opens up a conversatio...
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The Chris Voss Show Podcast – Espionage and Enslavement in the Revolution: The True Story of Robert Townsend and Elizabeth by Claire Bellerjeau, Tiffany Yecke Brooks

Espionage and Enslavement in the Revolution: The True Story of Robert Townsend and Elizabeth by Claire Bellerjeau, Tiffany Yecke Brooks In January 1785, a young African American woman named Elizabeth was put on board the Lucretia in New York Harbor, bound for Charleston, where she would be sold to her fifth master in just twenty-two years. Leaving behind a small child she had little hope of ever seeing again, Elizabeth was faced with the stark reality of being sold south to a life quit...
Tags: Podcast, New York, America, Seo, Paris, John Adams, Robert, Charleston, Elizabeth, George Washington, Lucretia, New York Harbor, Benedict Arnold, Robert Townsend, Boston Massacre, Chris Voss


The Chris Voss Show Podcast – This Country: My Life in Politics and History by Chris Matthews

This Country: My Life in Politics and History by Chris Matthews A sweeping memoir of American politics and history from Chris Matthews, New York Times bestselling author and former host of MSNBC’s Hardball with Chris Matthews. In This Country, Chris Matthews offers a panoramic portrait of post–World War II America through the story of his remarkable life and career. It is a story of risk and adventure, of self-reliance and service, of loyalty and friendship. It is a story driven by an ...
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The Chris Voss Show Podcast – Battle for the Soul: Inside the Democrats’ Campaigns to Defeat Trump by Edward-Isaac Dovere

Battle for the Soul: Inside the Democrats’ Campaigns to Defeat Trump by Edward-Isaac Dovere An award-winning political journalist for The Atlantic tells the inside story of how the embattled Democratic party, seeking a direction for its future during the Trump years, successfully regained the White House. The 2020 presidential campaign was a defining moment for America. As Donald Trump and his nativist populism cowed the Republican Party into submission, many Democrats—haunted by Hillar...
Tags: Reviews, Obama, White House, America, Seo, Joe Biden, Computers, Atlantic, Hillary Clinton, Iowa, Republican Party, Donald Trump, Trump, Des Moines, Oval Office, Edward Isaac Dovere


The Chris Voss Show Podcast – Zero Fail: The Rise and Fall of the Secret Service by Carol Leonnig

Zero Fail: The Rise and Fall of the Secret Service by Carol Leonnig NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “This is one of those books that will go down as the seminal work—the determinative work—in this field. . . . Terrifying.”—Rachel Maddow The first definitive account of the rise and fall of the Secret Service, from the Kennedy assassination to the alarming mismanagement of the Obama and Trump years, right up to the insurrection at the Capitol on January 6—by the Pulitzer Prize winner and #1 ...
Tags: Podcast, New York, Rachel Maddow, Obama, Washington Post, Washington, White House, Barack Obama, Seo, Ronald Reagan, New York Times, Dallas, John F Kennedy, Secret Service, Donald Trump, Kennedy


The Chris Voss Show Podcast – Bad Moon Rising: A Bad Axe County Novel by John Galligan

Bad Moon Rising: A Bad Axe County Novel by John Galligan “As unique a place in the mystery universe as you will ever find…smooth, unexpected, and memorable. This book is a diamond in the rough.” —Michael Connelly, #1 New York Times bestselling author A record heat wave suffocates remote rural Wisconsin as the local sheriff tracks down a killer hidden in the depths of the community in this atmospheric, race-to-the-finish mystery by the acclaimed author of the Bad Axe County series. Sheriff...
Tags: Podcast, America, Seo, New York Times, Mommy, Wisconsin, Vietnam, Heidi, Michael Connelly, Chris Voss, Kick, Books/Authors, John Galligan, Heidi Kick, Sheriff Kick, Leroy Fanta


The Chris Voss Show Podcast – Tiger in the Sea: The Ditching of Flying Tiger 923 and the Desperate Struggle for Survival by Eric Lindner

Tiger in the Sea: The Ditching of Flying Tiger 923 and the Desperate Struggle for Survival by Eric Lindner September 1962: On a moonless night over the raging Atlantic Ocean, a thousand miles from land, the engines of Flying Tiger flight 923 to Germany burst into flames, one by one. Pilot John Murray didn’t have long before the plane crashed headlong into the 20-foot waves at 120 mph. As the four flight attendants donned life vests, collected sharp objects, and explained how to brace ...
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The Chris Voss Show Podcast – Forget the Alamo: The Rise and Fall of an American Myth by Bryan Burrough, Chris Tomlinson, Jason Stanford

Forget the Alamo: The Rise and Fall of an American Myth by Bryan Burrough, Chris Tomlinson, Jason Stanford “Lively and absorbing. . .” — The New York Times Book Review “Engrossing.” —Wall Street Journal “Entertaining and well-researched . . . ” —Houston Chronicle Three noted Texan writers combine forces to tell the real story of the Alamo, dispelling the myths, exploring why they had their day for so long, and explaining why the ugly fight about its meaning is now coming to a head. Every...
Tags: Podcast, Texas, Mexico, Seo, New York Times, Alamo, Davy Crockett, Jim Crow South, Chris Voss, Books/Authors, Bryan Burrough Chris Tomlinson Jason Stanford, Houston Chronicle Three


The Chris Voss Show Podcast – Kristin Kobes Du Mez – Jesus and John Wayne: How White Evangelicals Corrupted a Faith and Fractured a Nation Paperback

Kristin Kobes Du Mez – Jesus and John Wayne: How White Evangelicals Corrupted a Faith and Fractured a Nation Paperback The “paradigm-influencing” book (Christianity Today) that is fundamentally transforming our understanding of white evangelicalism in America. Jesus and John Wayne is a sweeping, revisionist history of the last seventy-five years of white evangelicalism, revealing how evangelicals have worked to replace the Jesus of the Gospels with an idol of rugged masculinity and Chr...
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The Chris Voss Show Podcast – Punch Me Up to the Gods: A Memoir by Brian Broome

Punch Me Up to the Gods: A Memoir by Brian Broome A poetic and raw coming-of-age memoir about Blackness, masculinity, and addiction “Punch Me Up to the Gods obliterates what we thought were the limitations of not just the American memoir, but the possibilities of the American paragraph. I’m not sure a book has ever had me sobbing, punching the air, dying of laughter, and needing to write as much as Brian Broome’s staggering debut. This sh*t is special.” —Kiese Laymon, New York Times be...
Tags: Podcast, America, Seo, New York Times, Ohio, Brian, Black, Broome, Augusten Burroughs, Gwendolyn Brooks, Chris Voss, Books/Authors, Brian Broome, Kiese Laymon New York Times