Sinopse

Long-form interviews with writers, thinkers and workers from around the world and across the spectrum of experience.

Episódios

  • 1121: Carbon and architecture.

    1121: Carbon and architecture.

    30/01/2020 Duração: 01h06min

    Architect Stephanie Carlisle on the building industry's role producing climate change, and her article "I’ve been polluting the planet for years. I’m not an oil exec—I’m an architect" for Fast Company. https://www.fastcompany.com/90435650/these-are-the-last-years-of-design-as-we-know-it PLUS: In a Moment of Truth, Jeff Dorchen beholds the elder gods of American politics.

  • 1120: The politics of school lunch.

    1120: The politics of school lunch.

    30/01/2020 Duração: 01h01min

    Civil Society and Community Studies scholar Jennifer Gaddis on the politics of school lunch programs in America, and her book “The Labor of Lunch Why We Need Real Food and Real Jobs in American Public Schools” from University of California Press. https://www.ucpress.edu/book/9780520300033/the-labor-of-lunch

  • 1119: Capitalism in Space.

    1119: Capitalism in Space.

    28/01/2020 Duração: 01h02min

    Journalist Peter Ward on capitalism’s push to space, the future of exploitation, accumulation and the rest of us on planet Earth, and his book “The Consequential Frontier: Challenging the Privatization of Space” from Melville House. https://www.mhpbooks.com/books/the-consequential-frontier/ PLUS: Chuck watches a newscast collapse time.

  • 1118: The geopolitics of slavery and resistance.

    1118: The geopolitics of slavery and resistance.

    27/01/2020 Duração: 01h01min

    Historian Vincent Brown on the geopolitics of the transatlantic slave trade and its resistance movements, seeing our history (and our present) beyond borders, and his book “Tacky’s Revolt: The Story of an Atlantic Slave War” from Harvard University Press. https://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674737570 PLUS: Chuck reads the news you didn’t, and this week in Rotten History.

  • 1117: Colonialism, capitalism and Karuk land.

    1117: Colonialism, capitalism and Karuk land.

    23/01/2020 Duração: 01h13min

    Sociologist Kari Marie Norgaard on her book "Salmon and Acorns Feed Our People: Colonialism, Nature, and Social Action" from Rutgers University Press. PLUS: In a Moment of Truth, Jeff Dorchen stops breathing in 2020. https://www.rutgersuniversitypress.org/salmon-and-acorns-feed-our-people/9780813584195

  • 1116: Trumps EPA and the future of cancer.

    1116: Trump's EPA and the future of cancer.

    23/01/2020 Duração: 01h02min

    Intercept journalist Sharon Lerner on the right's gutting of toxic chemical regulations and her article "The War on the War on Cancer" https://gate.sc/?url=https%3A%2F%2Ftheintercept.com%2F2020%2F01%2F12%2Fcancer-trump-administration-epa-carcinogens-regulations%2F&token=54e575-1-1579738455154

  • 1115: Toward Native American food sovereignty.

    1115: Toward Native American food sovereignty.

    22/01/2020 Duração: 52min

    Journalist Kim Baca reports on the work of a Native American coalition to build tribal food sovereignty. [Rebroadcast Interview] / PLUS: Chuck beefs with a Central Illinois letter to the editor writer, and this week in Rotten History.

  • 1114: Class and mass incarceration.

    1114: Class and mass incarceration.

    15/01/2020 Duração: 01h02min

    Sociologist Adaner Usmani on his paper "The Economic Origins of Mass Incarceration" for Catalyst Journal. https://catalyst-journal.com/vol3/no3/the-economic-origins-of-mass-incarceration PLUS: Chuck can't get high after not talking about his show.

  • 1113: Irregular warfare, worldwide.

    1113: Irregular warfare, worldwide.

    14/01/2020 Duração: 01h02min

    Historian Maria Ryan explores the rise of irregular warfare in the 21st century, and her book “Full Spectrum Dominance: Irregular Warfare and the War on Terror” from Stanford University Press. www.sup.org/books/title/?id=27429 PLUS: Chuck wonders who the Clintons were triangulating with on immigration.

  • 1112: The politics of nativism.

    1112: The politics of nativism.

    13/01/2020 Duração: 01h02min

    Journalist Daniel Denvir on the rise of anti-immigrant politics on the right and center, and his book "All-American Nativism: How the Bipartisan War on Immigrants Explains Politics as We Know It" from Verso Books. https://www.versobooks.com/books/2858-all-american-nativism PLUS: Chuck visits the future, and this week in Rotten History.

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