Reliable Sources with Brian Stelter

Jeffrey Goldberg on James Mattis: 'The Man Who Couldn't Take it Anymore'

Aug. 30, 2019

Former Secretary of Defense James Mattis began his book tour by sitting down with The Atlantic editor Jeffrey Goldberg. "There is a lot about Donald Trump that he finds absurd and repellent but he is trying to maintain this disciplined approach of not speaking ill of a sitting president," Goldberg says. Brian Stelter asks Goldberg about the challenges of interviewing Mattis, plus the ongoing discussions in newsrooms about how to cover Trump's erratic behavior. via Knit neither hosts nor alters podcast files. All content © its respective owners.