Refuting Common Arguments Against The Left

Kristy is a revolutionary organizer and co-founder of the leftist organization The Nebraska Left Coalition. Jeff is revolutionary union member and one of the admins of Anarchist Memes.
Brett, Kristy, and Jeff come together (and overcome a slew of technical difficulties during the recording of this episode) to collectively address and refute common arguments made against socialists.
Topics include: Antifa, human nature, Hitler, economics, private property vs. personal property, and much more.

HERE IS THE INTERVIEW: http://revolutionaryleftradio.libsyn.com/common-arguments

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Egoist-Communism: Insurrectionism, Illegalism, And The Union Of Egoists W/ Dr. Bones

Dr. Bones is an Egoist, Communist, Insurrectionary Anarchist, Conjurer, and Gonzo Journalist. He joins Brett on the podcast to discuss his philosophy of Egoist-Communism inspired by the works of Max Stirner. 

Topics Include: Egoism, The Union of Egoists, Insurrectionary Anarchism, The G20 riots in Hamburg, critiques of Marxism and Anarcho-Communism, an open invitation for Brett to come to Florida to eat Alligator and drink copious amounts of alcohol in a graveyard, and MUCH much more. 

HERE IS THE INTERVIEW: http://revolutionaryleftradio.libsyn.com/egoist-communism-insurrectionism-illegalism-and-the-union-of-egoists-w-dr-bones

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Here are some links to Dr. Bone’s work:

http://www.theconjurehouse.com
http://www.godsandradicals.org

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Anti-Racist Action and the Struggle Against Fascism

Mic Crenshaw is a hip hop artist and co-founder of the Anti-Racist Action Network that arose and was active in the 80s and 90s. The ARA is an anti-fascist organization dedicated to community defense against organized racism and fascism. Mic joins Brett to discuss the founding of the Anti-Racist Action Network and to discuss antifascism generally.

Topics Include: ARA, Mic’s experience fighting fascists, the differences between antifa then and now, the role of violence in our collective fight for liberation, the Portland train stabbings and Mic’s connection to the event and one of the victims, the link between late capitalism and the conditions that give rise to fascism, the white supremacy inherent in policing, and much more. 

HERE IS THE INTERVIEW: http://revolutionaryleftradio.libsyn.com/anti-racist-action-and-the-struggle-against-fascism
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Random Song From Our Friends: The Movement, Mic Crenshaw
 
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Fidel Castro and the Cuban Revolution

Brett sits down with repeat guests Phil (from our first ever episode) and Brendan (From our episode entitled “Ideology: Capitalism and Liberal Culture) to discuss Phil’s recent trip to Cuba, the gains of the Cuban revolution, US imperialism, and the future of socialism in Cuba (and the world!).

HERE IS THE INTERVIEW: http://revolutionaryleftradio.libsyn.com/fidel-castro-and-the-cuban-revolution

Revolutionary Anarchism and Autonomous Anti-Capitalism

It’s Going Down is a digital community center from anarchist, anti-fascist, autonomous anti-capitalist and anti-colonial movements. Our mission is to provide a resilient platform to publicize and promote revolutionary theory and action.

Brett sits down with a member of the collective to discuss anarchism in the 21st century.

Topics Include: Anarchism, Hedges and Chomsky on Antifa, Left Unity, Gun Culture on the Left, Anti-Colonialism, being a race traitor, and the future of the revolutionary Left. 

HERE IS THE INTERVIEW: http://revolutionaryleftradio.libsyn.com/revolutionary-anarchism-and-autonomous-anti-capitalism
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Our music this week comes from Voltaire Slapadelic with the song American Dream.
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The Mexican Revolution and The Zapatistas

Alexander Avina is an assistant professor of history at ASU. His research focuses on twentieth-century Mexico, primarily the post-1940 period. His first book, titled Specters of Revolution: Peasant Guerrillas in the Cold War Mexican Countryside is a political history of rural guerrilla movements led by schoolteachers that emerged in the state of Guerrero during the 1960s and 70s. His next book project explores the links between counterinsurgency, state terror, and the development of a transnational narcotics economy in the southwestern Mexican highlands in the 1960s.

He teaches undergraduate and graduate courses on modern Latin American and Mexican history, including more specialized history courses on global capitalism, drugs and narcotics, Latin American revolutions, and the Cold War in Latin America.

He sits down with Brett to discuss the Mexican Revolution, Zapatismo, the EZLN, and much more.

HERE IS THE INTERVIEW: http://revolutionaryleftradio.libsyn.com/the-mexican-revolution-and-the-zapatistas

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Leftist Podcasts, New Atheism, and the October Revolution (w/ Dan Arel)

Dan Arel is an award-winning journalist and best-selling author of The Secular Activist; and Parenting Without God. He has also written for The Hill, The New Arab, CounterPunch, CommonDreams, AlterNet, Time Magazine, Salon, and many others.

He hosts the Danthropology Podcast, a weekly show that covers politics, religion, and current events.

Dan can be found around the country speaking on issues such as social justice, political activism, and secular issues.

Topics Include: Atheism, Differences between the far left and far right, doxing, The October Revolution, different leftist tendencies, talking to regular working class people, leftist podcasters, hip hop, and more!

HERE IS THE INTERVIEW: http://revolutionaryleftradio.libsyn.com/leftist-podcasts-new-atheism-and-the-october-revolution-w-dan-arel

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Find Dan at: http://www.danarel.com/danthropology-podcast/

Twitter: @DanArel

Our Outro Music is “Banks Are Made of Marble” by Sole which you can find here: http://www.soleone.org

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