Give Them An Argument

A podcast by Ben Burgis


203 Episodes

  1. Season 6 Episode 6: Tucker Does Moscow (ft. Deep State Kuba)

    Published: 2/23/2024
  2. Thursday Night Debate Breakdown: Jordan Peterson at Oxford

    Published: 2/20/2024
  3. Season 6 Episode 5: RM Brown + Breaking Down the Krystal v .Saagar Immigration Debate w/Matt Cameron

    Published: 2/17/2024
  4. Thursday Night Debate Breakdown: Glenn Greenwald & Alex Jones vs. Destiny & The Krassensteins Pt. 2

    Published: 2/13/2024
  5. Season 6 Episode 4: Is the Left Too Soft on Nietzsche? (ft. Daniel Tutt & Matt McManus)

    Published: 2/9/2024
  6. Thursday Night Debate Breakdown: Glenn Greenwald & Alex Jones vs. Destiny & The Krassensteins Pt. 1

    Published: 2/6/2024
  7. Season 6 Episode 3: Debunking Bedbug Bret Stephens

    Published: 2/2/2024
  8. Season 6 Episode 2: Owning the Libs (ft. Luke Savage)

    Published: 1/26/2024
  9. Season 6 Episode 1: Debating a Pro-DeSantis Dem/Ben Fong on the History of the CIO (Podcast Version)

    Published: 1/18/2024
  10. Season 5 Finale: Zizek Interview + Ben's Debate w/Kissinger Defender on News Nation

    Published: 12/8/2023
  11. Thursday Night Debate Breakdown: Krystal vs. Saagar on Henry Kissinger (ft. David Griscom)

    Published: 12/5/2023
  12. Season 5 Episode 43: Israelism

    Published: 12/1/2023
  13. Season 5 Episode 42: Samuel Moyn & Matt McManus on Cold War Liberalism

    Published: 11/24/2023
  14. Thursday Night Debate Breakdown: Ben Shapiro at the Cambridge Union

    Published: 11/21/2023
  15. Season 5 Episode 41: Ana Kasparian Talks Gaza, Genocide & Her PBD Debate

    Published: 11/17/2023
  16. Thursday Night Debate Breakdown: Norman Finkelstein vs. Eli Lake

    Published: 11/14/2023
  17. Season 5 Episode 40: Jordan Peterson Launches His Music Career + Luke Savage vs. Reactionary Dolts

    Published: 11/10/2023
  18. Thursday Night Debate Breakdown: William F. Buckley/Ed Koch/Stephen Bright/Etc. on the Death Penalty

    Published: 11/7/2023
  19. Season 5 Episode 39: Andy's Dumpster-Dive on Rumble

    Published: 11/4/2023
  20. Thursday Night Debate Breakdown: Sam Harris vs. Chris Hedges

    Published: 10/31/2023

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Give Them An Argument is a YouTube show and podcast dedicated to building a smarter, funnier and more strategic Left. New episodes are live on YouTube on Monday nights with an exclusive postgame for GTAA patrons after the main show. (To become a patron, go to and sign up for the monthly cost of a milkshake at a 50s nostalgia diner in 1994.) Past guests have included Slavoj Žižek, Richard Wolff, David Pizarro, Gregory Sadler, Glenn Greenwald, Krystal Ball, Bhaskar Sunkara, Sam Seder, Ana Kasparian, Emma Vigeland, Matt Christman, and Amber Frost. The show has also featured debates between host Ben Burgis and opponents ranging from Walter Block to Charlie Kirk.Ben is a philosophy professor, Jacobin columnist, and frequent debater. He did a regular "Debunk" segment on the Michael Brooks Show until 2020. He's appeared on the Debate Night with Charlie Kirk, System Update with Glenn Greenwald, Rising, Krystal, Kyle & Friends, the Majority Report w/Sam Seder & the Joe Rogan