Intimate Conversations with America’s Change-Makers

Burn the Boats is an award-winning podcast featuring intimate conversations with change-makers from every walk of life. Host Ken Harbaugh interviews politicians, authors, activists, and others about the most important issues of our time.

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Fred Wellman: The Signs of a Violent America

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Fred Wellman: The Signs of a Violent America

Fred Wellman is the former Executive Director of the Lincoln Project. He is a Westpoint and Harvard graduate, and served in the Army as an aviator and public affairs officer for 22 years.

The Lincoln Project is a political action committee that was founded in 2019 by former and present Republicans, with the goal of preventing the re-election of Donald Trump and defeating ‘Trumpism.’

Fred and Ken also discuss the challenges faced by our Afghan allies now fleeing the Taliban. Thousands have already been resettled in the US, but thousands more need our support. If you are able, please consider chipping in here. All donations go to the US Committee for Refugees and Immigrants field office in Cleveland, which is one of six key US cities supporting resettlement efforts.

You can find Fred on Twitter at @FPWellman

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