Firing Line

A public affairs show that delivers a civil and engaging contest of ideas.


  • Maya MacGuineas and Robert Reich

    Robert Reich and Maya MacGuineas discuss America's staggering national debt.
  • Yo-Yo Ma

    Yo-Yo Ma performs & discusses his belief that music can comfort people & connect cultures.
  • Irshad Manji

    Irshad Manji discusses how she thinks diversity should be defined and taught.
  • Garry Kasparov

    Garry Kasparov warns about the rising tide of authoritarianism worldwide.
  • Amy Klobuchar

    Senator Amy Klobuchar discusses the explosive growth of big tech and corporate mergers.
  • Mazie Hirono

    Sen. Mazie Hirono discusses her recent bipartisan bill addressing anti-Asian hate crimes.
  • Adam Kinzinger

    Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) discusses what it means to be a Republican post-Trump.
  • Kirsten Gillibrand

    Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) discusses working across the aisle to protect veterans.


  • James Kirchick

    Is Free Speech under attack on College Campuses and beyond? With author Jamie Kirchick
  • Ria Tabacco Mar

    Ria Tabacco Mar discusses the implications of this week's Supreme Court ruling.

About Firing Line

Join author, activist and commentator Margaret Hoover for a public affairs talk show that delivers a civil and engaging contest of ideas among the brightest minds and voices from across the ideological spectrum.