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Jacob Weisberg

Host of Solvable
Jacob Weisberg is a political journalist. He began his career while at Yale University, working for the Yale Daily News. After graduating, he attended New College, Oxford on a Rhodes Scholarship. He has been a freelance journalist, a commentator on National Public Radio. He worked for The New Republic, and he has contributed to The New York Times Magazine and a Vanity Fair. He has been a columnist for the Financial Times. He also worked for Newsweek in the London and Washington bureaus. He is currently the CEO of Pushkin Industries, a media company focused on audio content, which he co-founded with Malcolm Gladwell.
Recent episodes featuring Jacob Weisberg
Global Disease is Solvable
Jacob Weisberg talks to global health advocate Steve Davis about eliminating or eradicating diseases causing great human suffering worldwide.
Child Marriage is Solvable
Jacob Weisberg talks to Mabel van Oranje, Chair of Girls Not Brides, about ending child marriage by 2030.
US-China Conflict is Solvable
Jacob Weisberg talks to Kevin Rudd about the need for diplomacy between China and the United States.
Poor Nutrition is Solvable
Jacob Weisberg talks to Roy Steiner about changing global diets.
Conflict is Solvable
Jacob Weisberg talks to Victor Ochen, Founder and Executive Director for African Youth Initiative Network, about building peace in Africa.
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Stats
Birthdate
Jan 1st, 1964
Episode Count
20
Podcast Count
13
Total Airtime
11 hours, 15 minutes