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Latest Episodes

Worker Freedom with Alex Gourevitch
October 11, 2019

19th century worker radicals and the Knights of Labor.

Palestine and the Law with Noura Erakat
October 04, 2019

A deep analysis of the history of Israeli settler-colonialism and the Palestinian struggle for liberation.

Ayn Rand’s Optimistic Cruelty with Lisa Duggan
September 27, 2019

Everything you need to know about Rand without reading her terrifying books.

The Class Politics of Suburban Racism with Matt Lassiter
September 21, 2019

The history of suburbanite reactions to school integration in Atlanta and Charlotte reveal the class power underpinning both racism and the demolition of the New Deal order. Dan interviews Matt Lassiter, discussing suburbanite resistance to school busi...

The Class Politics of Suburban Racism with Matt Lassiter
September 20, 2019

The suburban class poliitcs of the racist reaction to civil rights.

Silvia Federici on Women and Capitalism
September 14, 2019

The legendary feminist scholar on Caliban and the Witch.

Black Socialism, Nationalism, Neoliberalism with Michael Dawson
September 06, 2019

Black politics from the CPUSA and Garvey to Obama and Jay-Z.

Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz on Indigenous History
August 28, 2019

Guest host Astra Taylor interviews Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz about Indigenous people's history to reexamine all of history, the present, and our possible futures. - Thanks to Verso. Check out their huge selection of left-wing titles at www.versobooks.

Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz on Indigenous History
August 28, 2019

Guest host Astra Taylor interviews the legendary historian.

Keywords of Capitalism with John Patrick Leary
August 23, 2019

Ordinary language is the sound of hegemony; it is also an archive of the struggles to overturn it. Language is an institution and a constantly emergent field of struggle; it is the product of power relations and it is also itself power relations.