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SpyTalk, Jeff Stein

SpyTalk lives at the intersection of intelligence operations, foreign policy, homeland security, and military strategy. Hosted by veteran national security journalist Jeff Stein, the podcast features exclusives by SpyTalk’s roster of longtime reporters, news and profiles of US and foreign spymasters, and interviews with policymakers and expert authors. There’s nothing quite like it—a place for experts and laypersons alike, who enjoy national security scoops and insights by SpyTalk's subject matter experts. For more SpyTalk go to:


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Latest Episodes

Former US Army “influence ops” specialist Paul Cobaugh talks with Jeff about combatting conspiracy mongering. more

4 days ago

Former CIA officials Kristin Wood and Martin Petersen built a Red Cell project on The Cipher Brief to challenge experts to explore how China came to supplant the US by 2041. more

17 days ago

Former Special Forces and CIA case officer James Stejskal chats with Jeff Stein about Berlin, Russia and more. more

a month ago


4.6 out of 5 stars from 190 ratings
  • Never miss and episode

    Interesting well considered…I enjoy it

    Apple Podcasts
    Australiaa month ago
  • unsubscribing because of shane harris interview

    consider retiring man, you’re getting sloppy

    Apple Podcasts
    Ukraine3 months ago
  • Started off pretty well….

    ….woke progressive. Obviously doesn’t understand the destruction of America home of the free & brave

    Apple Podcasts
    Wardo Ky.Boy
    United States6 months ago
  • Bests hosts, every episode is top notch

    Love Jeff (where is Jean?!) clearly they know their stuff and learn something from every episode. Best of all, both have an amusing and appropriate sense of humor.

    Apple Podcasts
    United States6 months ago
  • Most informative show due to truly excellent guests and Jeff’s questioning

    If adult education in the most important background info in the world, then Jeff’s guests and Jeff’s questioning brings out the truth of the real issues in the world. more

    Apple Podcasts
    United States10 months ago

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#135 New Zealand/News
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#145 Austria/News

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