Covert Contact has a highly engaged audience dense with global security practicioners in the military, technology, and intelligence sectors. That reach extends into diplomatic, media, and political circles worldwide as well. Guests include numerous national security practitioners, spies, diplomats, authors, technologists, futurists, artists, journalists, and other domain experts. Discussions are professional, accessible, and free of profanity so that the podcast can be used in national security professional development programs and academic settings. New episodes are released each Monday.

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%66 percent of Covert Contact's audience resides in the United States but the typical episode is downloaded by listeners in over 180 countries.

Covert Contact National Security Podcast Audience Geography