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Rich kicks off Season 4 of The Common Bridge, with a two-part interview with the President and CEO of FairChoice, Rob Richie. Richie has been involved in helping to develop, win, and implement ranked-choice voting in states and cities across the US. This is the first of a two-part interview. Support the show…
 
Rich wraps up a successful season three with an analysis of the media landscape and how The Common Bridge is playing its part in providing a fair, fiercely non-partisan platform for intelligent discussion of policy and solutions. Support the showBy Richard Helppie
 
The second of a two-part interview where Rich welcomes back Robert Greenfield, who again dropped into The Common Bridge Studios all the way from Perth, Australia to trade stories and opinions on politics, policies, and news of the day. Support the showBy Richard Helppie/Robert Greenfield
 
Rich welcomes back Robert Greenfield, who again dropped into The Common Bridge Studios all the way from Perth, Australia to trade stories and opinions on politics, policies, and news of the day. This is the first of two parts. Support the showBy Richard Helppie/Robert Greenfield
 
In this repeat episode from 2021, Rich sits down with Thomas Frank, the prophetic author of the now-classic What’s the Matter with Kansas? and Listen, Liberal, to talk about his book, The People, No, which explores the idea that everything we think we know about populism, is wrong. Support the showBy Richard Helppie/Thomas Frank
 
Renowned physician, health researcher, and first to codify benefits of aerobic exercise, Dr. Kenneth Cooper visits The Common Bridge. Dr. Cooper sets out simple guidelines for improving health status and shares lessons and data from his 50-year journey on helping people stay well. Support the showBy Richard Helppie/Dr. Kenneth Cooper
 
Rich welcomes Eli Zupnick of advocacy group Fix Our House for this fiercely non-partisan talk about the idea of shifting from winner-take-all elections for House of Representatives to proportional representation. Mr. Zupnick explains the concept of multi-representative districts. This episode touches on how more political parties may be the way to …
 
In this fiercely non-partisan episode, Rich brings back energy expert Fred Gallagher, the CEO and Managing Director of Canadian Vitality Pathway to talk about Hydrogen Energy and its use to strive for zero emission. Listen, read or view The Common Bridge at substack.com. Add to the discussion there , and enjoy broader content. The Common Bridge als…
 
On this weeks fiercely nonpartisan discussion, Rich takes down the notion that the 2024 presidential election will be a rematch of Joe Biden versus Donald Trump. January 6th prosecution decisions aren’t a factor, but pose other risks. Listen, read or view The Common Bridge at substack.com. Add to the discussion there , and enjoy broader content. Th…
 
From the vault, a topic that is not only fiercely nonpartisan, it is universally nonpartisan- the immediate threat of Fentanyl. Rich talks with retired Drug Enforcement Administration officer, Derek Maltz about the dramatic increase in counterfeit drugs being sold on the black market that contain potentially deadly doses of fentanyl. Maltz talks ab…
 
Rich invites CEO and Managing Director of Canadian Vitality Pathway to the Common Bridge to talk about Energy, our Carbon footprint, and what we may be getting right and what are getting wrong about Energy policy in the U.S. and around the world. Support the showBy Richard Helppie/Fred Gallagher
 
Rich invites former New York and Detroit FBI Agent in Charge, Andy Arena to talk about the current landscape of Federal and State Law. Arena, currently the Executive Director of the Detroit Crime Commission, and Professor in Homeland Security at Thomas M. Cooley Law School, talks about how FBI investigates cases, navigates controversy and serves ju…
 
This is a much-requested replaying of Rich’s 2021 honoring of Independence Day. He takes some time to reflect on why we still should celebrate our nation's birthday even though our history has been imperfect. Following the terrorist attacks of 9/11, Mr. Arena was promoted to Chief of the International Terrorism Operations Section at FBI Headquarter…
 
Noted author and media figure Patricia Posner discusses language, degendered medical care, and impact on women’s progress. Provocative conversation at a time when SCOTUS nominee must feign not knowing what a woman is.” Support the showBy Richard Helppie/Trisha Posner
 
This is the second part of the two-part interview with Investment Strategist Beata Kirr, who joined Rich in a conversation where they talk about the stocks, bonds, investing, and the societal drivers and are currently impacting the world of finance and personal wealth. Support the showBy Richard Helppie/Beatta Kirr
 
Investment Strategist Beata Kirr joins Rich in the first of two episodes where they talk about the stocks, bonds, investing, and the societal drivers and are currently impacting the world of finance and personal wealth. This is a conversation broken up into two segments, with second part posting on March 31. Support the show…
 
Legal scholar Anthony Colangelo returns to the Common Bridge to talk about the implications of what the overturning of Roe v. Wade would be at the state level. Rich and Professor Colangelo discuss the road bumps with various states having varying abortion laws and the legal issues that would be exposed. Support the show…
 
Rich invites business developer, investor, consultant, and millennial, Sam Caudle to The Common Bridge. Sam talks about the challenges he faced building successful businesses during Covid, and during the current unpredictable economy. Caudle talks about his modest upbringing from a small town in Oklahoma how working hard, taking risks, and avoiding…
 
Rich and former USA Today columnist Kevin Allen discuss the changes in reporting, journalism, and news coverage in that last 40 years. Their conversation compares and contrasts how newspaper reporting and delivery transitioned away from physical print to the internet. Kevin Allen is a 40-year newspaper veteran, and was elected into the journalist w…
 
In this episode, the tables are turned as veteran CBS News journalist, Logan Crawford interviews Rich for his program, Spotlight TV. Rich and Logan talk about the origins of The Common Bridge, and the success of what started as a podcast and now includes, YouTube, Substack and the new digital magazine, "The Common Bridge." Support the show (https:/…
 
Rich gives his take on questions and comments forwarded to him on issues of the day and opportunities of the moment. Living up to the brand promise of The Common Bridge, this episode has something for everyone to not like. You can’t get that any place else. Topics as broad as new members for NATO, recent court and crime cases, merit-based testing, …
 
Rich hosts legendary restaurateur, Craig Common, of the Common Grill, a five-star restaurant located in Chelsea Michigan, a tony small town in the heart of Michigan. They talk about entrepreneurship, civic pride, and what it means to build a strong business in a small town in today's business environment. Support the show…
 
Rich invites Professor of History, and author, Jesse Kauffman from Eastern Michigan University to the Common Bridge, to talk about The Ukraine through history, and the geopolitical impact and implications ramifications today. Support the show (https://RichardHelppie.com)By Richard Helppie/Jesse Kauffman
 
Dr. Owen Perlman comes to the show to discuss how Michigan's new auto insurance law; written by the insurance lobby, passed by legislators with no public hearing, and signed by the governor, is forcing long-term care providers to shut down, leaving the catastrophically injured, and their families, who paid for coverage over the years, with no place…
 
Rich hosts Bill Michels, the Vice President of Operations Americas at CIPS, and authority of global supply chain issues, to talk about the current problems of getting products to market. Michels is a return guest from nearly exactly two years ago, on March 5, on Season 1, Episode 26. The differences in the global supply chain status from just 24 mo…
 
Rich welcomes Professor Emeritus of Texas Christian University to talk about society and civilization in history and how common forces or influences can affect stability today just as it did in antiquity. A fascinating conversation that involves reflections on Greece, Rome, Russia and the US. Support the show (https://RichardHelppie.com)…
 
Rich touches base with Robert Greenfield in Perth, Australia to talk about how Australia, and more specifically, Western Australia, imposed draconian pandemic laws that comparatively paled in comparison with what was going on in the US. Greenfield is a returning guest and we're excited to announce that he is now a contributor to The Common Bridge o…
 
Rich invites former Republican and congressional advisor, Justin Higgins to The Common Bridge to talk about how both parties are failing Americans and instead are more concerned with promoting themselves on leading media outlets. Higgins talks about how he soured on the GOP and has since joined the Democratic Party. He, along with Geoff Browning, p…
 
Rich sits down with the former chairman, president, and CEO of Washington Mutual Bank, Kerry Killinger, to talk about the spike in inflation, and the economic perils that may be lurking if the proper steps aren't taken by the Fed and on Capitol Hill. Support the showBy Richard Helppie/Kerry Killinger
 
Rich brings back Southern Methodist University legal scholar, Professor Anthony Colangelo to help explain the U.S. Foreign policy in the Ukraine, if there is one, and helps to untangle the political dynamics that have put NATO and the US on the brink with Russia. Support the show (https://RichardHelppie.com)…
 
Rich invites legal scholar, Professor Anthony Colangelo from Southern Methodist University, to talk about how meticulously and deviously crafted Texas Senate Bill 8- , which "relates to abortion, including abortions after detection of an unborn child's heartbeat; authorizing a private civil right of action." written by Republicans, and passed 90-1 …
 
Rich invites Fr. Thomas Reese, who recently authored a piece entitled "Someone is Killing Republican and Trump Voters" that explores the notion that conservative media's push to downplay Covid-19 vaccination efficacy are causing the death of their very own constituencies. Fr. Reese is a Jesuit priest and Senior Analyst at Religious News Service. He…
 
Rich talks about his expansion of The Common Bridge program to now include a space on Substack in addition to his successful podcast and YouTube channel. With this addition at richardhelppie.substack.com, Rich is further facilitating the growth of his popular fiercely non-partisan policy discussion as more and more people move away from the predict…
 
Rich invites U.S. Army veteran, and executive secretary of The A. Scott Foundation to the Common Bridge, to talk about his incredible efforts traveling around the world in search and recover of the remains of United States WWII missing in action, and prisoner of war soldiers. Since 2009, Mr. Schwimmer volunteers as part of the Florida-based archaeo…
 
In a special return episode, we reprise an earlier episode with Harvard professor, and biostatistician, Martin Kulldorff. Dr. Kulldorff, along with colleagues, Dr. Sunetra Gupta, and Dr. Jay Bhattacharya authored The Great Barrington Declaration in October of 2020 during the onset of the Covid pandemic. The Great Barrington Declaration advocated le…
 
Rich welcomes back University of Michigan Professor Emeritus of Internal Medicine, and Immunologist, Dr. James R. Baker, Jr., M.D., who brings words of both encouragement and warning as the world comes to what he feels is the beginning of the final throes of the Covid-19 pandemic. Dr. Baker has been a valued guest on the Common Bridge since the beg…
 
Rich brings back the Honorable Milton L. Mack, Jr. for a discussion on Mental Health, Jury Bias, and Judicial Reform. Judge Mack has been a leading voice on how mental health issues affect over half of the court cases in the US and how this needs to be addressed in judicial reform. He has also been on the forefront of bringing cutting edge technolo…
 
Rich brings back author, journalist, and political analyst, Matt Taibbi to talk about the circling of the drain of American journalism. What used to be news has now become affirmation and entertainment programming. What used to be the search for truth, has now been replaced with glamour talking heads with no journalism background who ignore stories…
 
Rich invites author Habi Zhang whose recent column in the Wall Street Journal regarding the ease of which children in the US are challenged at school compared to those in China, as caused some controversy. Rich and Habi discuss education, cultural differences, and social differences and how perhaps China is not only taking notice, but also will tak…
 
Rich talks with attorney Wolfgang Mueller about the accidental shooting on the movie set, "Rust" as well as an analysis of the Kyle Rittenhouse trial currently taking place in Kenosha, Wisconsin and how firearms rules were or were not taken into account. Support the show (https://RichardHelppie.com)By Richard Helppie/Wolfgang Mueller
 
Rich welcomes back a favorite guest, Cornell Professor Rick Geddes, who talks about the history of the US Postal Service, how it was the first monopoly, and why it flourished in the last century and since the turn of this century, has floundered in the face of high costs and new technologies that threaten to make it obsolete. Support the show (http…
 
Rich talks with Professor Erik Bean about his new book, Bias Is All Around You: A Handbook for Inspecting Social Media & News Stories which is about how to authenticate any form of information for possible bias before its used and/or shared either online, or even in normal conversation. Support the show (https://RichardHelppie.com)…
 
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