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EPISODE 242: NONVIOLENT CIVIL RESISTANCE

This week we’re joined by our friend Aaron to discuss the strategy (or lack thereof) of Donald Trump and his administration, voter suppression and fraud, conservative complacency, changing minds with arguments, Nazis in the streets with torches, acknowledging absurd world-views, staffing the FCC to overturn net neutrality, Russia’s involvement in the election, righteous violence, punching Nazis and running over protesters, trolling the left, training for non-violence, noob tactics of the alt-right, civil resistance via Chenoweth and Stephan, Leo Tolstoy and Kenneth Burke, the privilege of non-violence, accountability to better placed critics, better uses for white masculinity, the shrinking timeline of awareness, creative non-violence, war with North Korea, understanding the other with empathy, substituting a villain for a fool, how Nazis compare to BLM / Antifa / Black Panthers and others, problematic media, human cooperation, tearing down white supremacist iconography in public places, the hardly-subtle KKK, Stetson Kennedy, Linear and Emergent Logic, and more!

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EPISODE 173: OVERWHELMING SHOW OF FORCE

110815Topics Discussed: That Hot New Adele Song, Amy Winehouse, Frank Zappa, Double Standards in Sports and Music, Retractions, TFBOTG: North Korea, Operation Paul Bunyan, Kim Il Sung, Word of the Day, Aaron Skypes In, Holy Shit This Actually Happened: 2013 Lac-Mégantic Train Disaster, Prison Debate Teams, Prison and Hood Tourism Reviews, Strategies of Whiteness, Supremacy, Privilege, Guilt, Predictable Arguments, Innocent Man Escapes Courthouse, Exchanging Socks, and Nearly Killing People on Bikes.

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