The Future State Podcast will be tackling the issues at that intersection of technology, politics, and national security. Host Richard A Clarke served the last three Presidents as a senior White House Advisor holding the titles of Special Assistant to the President for Global Affairs, National Coordinator for Security and Counterterrorism, and Special Advisor to the President for Cyber Security. He will be talking to some of the most fascinating people on the front lines.In Season 1, Richard looked at the issues, not the politics, going into the 2018 midterms. And we did it with some of the nation's leading experts.People like Bill Clinton, Madeleine Albright, Susan Rice, Wendy Sherman, Seth Moulton and others. In Season 2, host Richard Clarke will look the issues that will shape our future are technical and most of us don’t know enough about them. Issues like gene editing and bio-engineering, artificial intelligence, cyber war, quantum computing, nuclear proliferation, the new face of terrorism, and the accelerating pace of climate change.
In the final episode of the season, we bring you a special live edition of Future State Podcast. Hear host Richard Clarke discuss his latest book "The Fifth Domain: Defending Our Country, Our Companies, and Ourselves in the Age of Cyber Threats"
Gov. McAuliffe discusses the events at Charlottesville, racism in America and a practical approach to dealing with racism in the age of Donald Trump. He also shares his thoughts as we approach the 2020 election.
Jon Callas joins Future State to talk about the ever growing capabilities of the surveillance state and the need for better policies to maintain privacy under the gaze of big brother and little brother.
Alperovitch and Knake join host Richard Clarke to discuss current tensions in cyberspace, how companies and the government are (or should be) gaining an edge in defense, and talk about Clarke and Knake's new book, The Fifth Domain.
Laura Rosenberger, Director of the Alliance for Securing Democracy and senior fellow at The German Marshall Fund of the United States discusses how her organization is tracking and combating online information manipulation campaigns that affect democracies around the world.
Terrorism experts Will Wechsler and Charles Lister, join to discuss the state of counterterrorism efforts by the Trump administration, events in Syria and Iraq, the defeat of ISIS and and trends in global jihadism.
In the second of a two part series on the Future of War, host Richard Clarke talks to Ambassador Bill Burns on the current state of diplomacy, and its seemingly waning stature in the US foreign policy landscape.
Congressman Seth Moulton speaks on what it means to be a veteran on Capitol Hill, and on recruiting more to run. We look at how the U.S. prioritizes defense spending, and talk about whether we’re doing enough to support veterans.
Cyber experts Rob Knake and Eric Rosenbach speak on the ability of political actors to conduct foreign policy in the cyber domain. We look at the impacts that we have seen so far on infrastructure and the election system, how we can thwart future attempts on our digital democracy, and how we can prevent a full-fledged cyber war.
Former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright sits down to speak on the parallels of modern day nationalism to the fascism that threatened Western democracy in the 1930’s. Do we have to worry about the rise of fascism?
During the course of the election campaign this fall, we're going to talk about the issues. We're not going to talk about the races, the numbers, the polls. We're going to talk about the issues we think voters should be thinking about before they vote.
And we're going to be doing it with some of the nation's leading experts. People like Bill Clinton, Madeleine Albright, Susan Rice, Wendy Sherman, Seth Moulton and others.
We're going to talk about issues like terrorism, the President's assault on the media, the Iranian nuclear deal, North Korea, and cyber war. We're talking about the most important issues of our time.
Richard A. Clarke served the last three Presidents as a senior White House Advisor holding the titles of Special Assistant to the President for Global Affairs, National Coordinator for Security and Counterterrorism, and Special Advisor to the President for Cyber Security.
Future State begins September 10th.