Interview Episodes

Jan. 18, 2021

Episode 22: The Second Q&A

From the current mood of Washington, DC to cyber education in remote communities, this second Q&A answers some more questions fro…

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Jan. 4, 2021

Episode 20: The First Q&A

To begin the New Year, I answer some of your questions from the Friends & Fellow Citizens community in this first ever Q&A episod…

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Dec. 21, 2020

Episode 18: Special 2020 Holiday Fireside Chat

Amid a challenging year, we will be spending the next few episodes dedicated to the holidays and New Year. Perhaps more so than e…

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Dec. 7, 2020

Episode 16: Glimpses of the Hermit Kingdom with Ben Zimmer

With so limited information about North Korea, why are the issues surrounding the Hermit Kingdom important for the future of regi…

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Nov. 23, 2020

Episode 14: The Space Force Association: A Launch Pad for Space Polic…

This week, Sherman hosts Nick Cartwright and Eric Sundby from the Space Force Association (SFA) to share more about the U.S. mili…

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Nov. 9, 2020

Episode 12: The Call to Civility with Author and Truman Scholar Ed Wy…

Ed Wynn, a Truman Scholar and author of the 2020 book We the People: Restoring Civility, Sanity, and Unifying Solutions to U.S. P…

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Oct. 26, 2020

Episode 10 Part 1: Exploring Chinese Grand Strategy in the 21st Centu…

In this two-part episode, Dr. William Norris, an Associate Professor at Texas A&M University's Bush School of Government and Publ…

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Oct. 26, 2020

Episode 10 Part 2: Exploring Chinese Grand Strategy in the 21st Centu…

In this two-part episode, Dr. William Norris, an Associate Professor at Texas A&M University's Bush School of Government and Publ…

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Oct. 19, 2020

Episode 8 Part 2: Commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the 19th Ame…

In Part 2 of this special episode, Sherman's special guest is Miss Arizona 2019 Jacqueline Thomas, who shares about her experienc…

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Oct. 12, 2020

Episode 8 Part 1: Commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the 19th Ame…

100 years ago, the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution became a major victory for women's suffrage and allowed countless wome…

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Sept. 28, 2020

Episode 6: America on the Move! - A Legacy of American Transportation…

Transportation enthusiast Christian Piñeiro joins us to talk about the history of American transportation, its challenges, and ho…

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Sept. 14, 2020

Episode 4: Sailing the Transatlantic Ocean of Politics with Pat Yaro

In this special guest episode, Sherman sits down with his friend from Hungary and young European politics scholar Pat Yaro. From …

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Aug. 31, 2020

Episode 2: Moments of U.S. Foreign Policy in the Middle East with Den…

In this first guest episode on Friends & Fellow Citizens, Sherman speaks with his close friend and special guest, Denzel Johnson,…

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