Burn the Boats

By Evergreen Podcasts

Burn the Boats is a podcast about big decisions. Decisions like Alexander the Great made when he landed his troops on the shores of Persia and ordered his men to burn their boats. Host Ken Harbaugh interviews political leaders, influencers, and other history makers about the choices we confront when failure is not an option.

  1. 1.
    Jon Soltz: Giving Veterans a Voice
    36:11
  2. 2.
    Jon Heavey: On the Front Lines
    33:44
  3. 3.
    Carlos Gauna: Ending the Stigma Around Sharks
    35:26
  4. 4.
    Dan Barkhuff: A Tribe to Compete with Trumpism
    30:34
  5. 5.
    Steve Schmidt: Fighting an Autocratic Coalition
    34:39
  6. 6.
    Mike Howard: Keeping America Secure from the CIA to Microsoft
    30:11
  7. 7.
    Rerun: Max Rose and Ali Soufan on White Supremacist Terrorism
    43:54
  8. 8.
    Sen. Sherrod Brown: The Dignity of Work and Hope in Politics
    15:16
  1. 9.
    Doug Wilson: Celebrating 10 Years Without Don’t Ask Don’t Tell
    36:34
  2. 10.
    Aida Salazar: Activist, Artist, Author
    28:48
  3. 11.
    Jake Wood: A New Mission Closer to Home
    32:22
  4. 12.
    Jacqueline Novogratz: Marshalling a Moral Revolution
    35:26
  5. 13.
    Rerun: Pete Buttigieg
    44:51
  6. 14.
    Voting Rights and the 2020 Election w/ Esosa Osa and Sylvia Albert
    31:19
  7. 15.
    MJ Hegar: Campaign Like a Girl
    27:59
  8. 16.
    Rep. Tim Ryan: Politics and Mindfulness
    25:54
  9. 17.
    Rep. Cheri Bustos: Legislating by Listening
    36:04
  10. 18.
    Bonus: Sec. Leon Panetta and the Anniversary of 9/11
    27:38
  11. 19.
    Anthony Scaramucci: Room on the Off Ramp
    39:19
  12. 20.
    Swati Mylavarapu: Making Politics Accessible
    37:56
  13. 21.
    Andrew Towne: Modern-Day Adventurer
    33:17
  14. 22.
    Bonus: Gen. Stanley McChrystal on Confederate Symbols
    15:08
  15. 23.
    Pete Buttigieg: On Moving Forward
    47:08
  16. 24.
    Max Rose and Ali Soufan: Fighting White Supremacist Terrorism
    44:05
  17. 25.
    Sarah Longwell: How to Save the GOP
    35:07
  18. 26.
    Pride Month: Gina Ortiz Jones
    26:07
  19. 27.
    Fred Guttenberg: Father of Two
    38:48
  20. 28.
    Mansoor Shams: Muslim Marine
    34:53
  21. 29.
    Soledad O’Brien: Journalism’s ‘Tough Love’ Critic
    41:47
  22. 30.
    Amy McGrath: From the Marine Corps to the Campaign Trail
    33:30
  23. 31.
    Joe Sanberg: Seeking Financial Security for All
    23:21
  24. 32.
    Patrick Murphy: Constitutional Crisis and the US Military
    29:16
  25. 33.
    Ryan Manion: Harnessing Grief to Do Good
    31:18
  26. 34.
    Voting Rights Special with Demos and the ACLU
    34:27
  27. 35.
    Shannon Watts and Casey Weinstein: The Dangers of Fighting for Gun Safety
    45:06
  28. 36.
    Paul Rieckhoff: The Power of Righteous Anger
    30:34
  29. 37.
    Bill Kristol: The Crisis within the Republican Party
    27:30
  30. 38.
    Mary Beth Bruggeman: Inclusion, Leadership, and Service
    34:52
  31. 39.
    Bonus: Adam Frankel on Writing for Obama
    8:35
  32. 40.
    Adam Frankel: Healing Family Trauma through Honesty
    29:30
  33. 41.
    Bonus: The Rights of American Samoans
    18:30
  34. 42.
    Joe Sestak: Individual Rights and the Common Good
    28:45
  35. 43.
    Gina Ortiz Jones: Overcoming Barriers to Serve Her Country
    25:31
  36. 44.
    Mikie Sherrill: Challenging Authority and Reaching Across the Aisle
    26:13
  37. 45.
    Michael Gerson: Faith, Friendship, and Empathy in Today’s Political Climate
    38:42
  38. 46.
    Coming Soon!
    2:03

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