James W. Loewen #435

James W. Loewen #435

James W. Loewen wrote a book, Lies My Teacher Told Me, that changed my life and set me off on a journey of historical discovery that continues to this day.  For him to come on my show, What Matters Most, is the icing on the cake.  Jim was an amazing guest and a...
Steven Karalekas #370

Steven Karalekas #370

I met Steven Karalekas on a plane and we immediately connected on so many levels, that I felt compelled to have him on the program.  Steven is a fabulous storyteller going all the way back to his days in the Nixon White House.  A lifelong Republican, it was...
Robert Lyman #350

Robert Lyman #350

Robert Lyman is a fascinating man with a broad and deep scope of military history.  We covered a lot of ground and went into some interesting philosophical places together.  I was really struck by his wisdom and ability to communicate complex topics so easily.  His...
Tim Snyder #265

Tim Snyder #265

Timothy Snyder (find him on Twitter and read his book On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century) is one of the leading American historians and public intellectuals, and enjoys perhaps greater prominence in Europe, the subject of most of his work.  He is...
David McCullough #176

David McCullough #176

“The only good life is a life of purpose, and beneficial purpose to be sure.” What an honor to start this off with the legendary author David McCullough returning to the show.  He wanted to give historical context to the current presidential race.  As well as offer...