Freedom Talks Episode 16: Kevin FreemanIn this episode of Freedom Talks, host Ashley Smith Thomas sits down with guest Kevin Freeman, a global economic warfare expert, where they discuss China and their plans to be an economic powerhouse, India aligning with Russia to change currency, as well as Russia's long waiting game, and more!
Freedom Talks Episode 15: Victor Avila and the Border CrisisIn this episode of Freedom Talks, host Ashley Smith Thomas sits down with returning guest Victor Avila, former ICE agent, where they discuss the crisis on the border, the expulsion of Title 42, and Operation Lonestar.
Freedom Talks Episode 14: Rebecca FriedrichsIn this episode of Freedom Talks, host Ashley Smith Thomas sits down with Rebecca Friedrichs, founder of "For Kids & Country" where they discuss the rise of power teacher unions have been given, and why that could be detrimental.
Freedom Talks Episode 13: Stephanie EladIn this episode of Freedom Talks, host Ashley Smith Thomas sits down with Stephanie Elad, Frisco ISD Board of Trustees Candidate, to discuss some of the concerns in the Frisco, TX education system.
Freedom Talks Episode 12: A Message of HopeIn this episode of Freedom Talks, host, Ashley Smith Thomas gives us a message of hope and encouragement for the holidays!
Freedom Talks Episode 11: Frank GaffneyIn this episode of Freedom Talks, host Ashley Smith Thomas returns to the conversation of China's threat as she interviews Frank Gaffney.
Freedom Talks Episode 10: Gordon G. ChangIn this episode of Freedom Talks, host Ashley Smith Thomas interviews Gordon Chang as they talk about the threat China imposes.
Freedom Talks Episode 9: Matt LohmeierIn this episode of Freedom Talks, host Ashley Smith Thomas interviews Lieutenant Colonel Matt Lohmeier as they talk about the ever encroaching Marxist ideologies.
Freedom Talks Episode 8: Rafael CruzIn this episode of Freedom Talks, host Ashley Smith Thomas interviews Reverend Rafael Cruz as they talk about him coming to America, and what the American Dream really means.
Freedom Talks Episode 7: A Threat to our CommunityIn this episode of Freedom Talks, host Ashley Smith Thomas discusses a threat to our community and what is truth vs. deception.
Freedom Talks Episode 6: Ryan MauroIn this episode of Freedom Talks, host Ashley Smith Thomas interviews Ryan Mauro, of the Clarion Project, who discusses the conflict in Afghanistan.
Freedom Talks Episode 5: Xi Van FleetIn this episode of Freedom Talks, host Ashley Smith Thomas interviews Xi Van Fleet, who survived China's cultural revolution at a young age and now compares the American woke culture similarly.
About Freedom Talks
Freedom Talks Podcast educates Americans on key freedom and national security issues that impact our nation. We invite Subject Matter Experts on the show to inform and empower the audience with a Call-To-Action. Freedom Talks Podcast is part of Freedom’s Fund USA, a nonprofit organization based in Texas with the mission to protect freedom and national security. Together, we will stand for righteousness, speak truth, and protect freedom.
Meet The Host
Ashley Smith Thomas is the Founder & CEO of Freedom’s Fund USA, a nonprofit to protect freedom and national security. She is an Academy Fellow at the Heritage Foundation, based in Washington, D.C.
Ashley started her career as the Assistant to the Vice President of Corporate Development for The Blaze in Dallas. She made a corporate move to manage a $14.7M project to rescue and resettle persecuted Christians and religious minorities who were targeted by ISIS in 2016. Ashley and her team rescued over 1,000 families and resettled them to host countries around the world. Upon accomplishing the project’s goals, Ashley was contracted by a company in 2018, to develop resettlement opportunities for recovered victims targeted by a terrorist organization in Africa.
Ashley furthered her calling by starting her own organization to work alongside the private and public sector to protect freedom. She works toward countering religious persecution, human trafficking, extremism, and other threats toward freedom in America and around the globe. She has briefed and continues to brief panels within the intelligence community.
In 2013, Ashley graduated Magna Cum Laude from Oral Roberts University with her Bachelors in Communication and Government with the concentration in Politics. While attending undergrad, Ashley worked for a United States Congressman and was 1 of 30 young women chosen to participate in the National Education for Women’s Leadership held at the University of Oklahoma in 2013. In 2018, she went on to receive her Juris Masters in International Law from Liberty University School of Law. Ashley has earned professional certificates in Project Management and U.S. Intelligence Analysis from Southern Methodist University.
Ashley and her husband reside in Texas, as they continue to be a voice for freedom and protect national security from threats domestic and abroad.
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