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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 20: THE NAZIS ARE HERE, YOU KNOW THE DRILL

2011-12-17_whgl_12_16_11Matt and Dub start this episode with a couple of facts about space from Time Magazine. Dub discusses the lengths to which physicist Niels Bohr went in order to protect his friends’ Nobel Prizes from the Nazis in World War II.Speaking of World War II…they start speaking about World War II. And World War I. Shit gets wild when the subject of Ron Paul, Rick Perry, and the rest of their wacky gang comes up in discussion…followed by Matt and Dub’s frustration with politics. Dub revisits the fascinating world of 1800’s Victorian Era photography. Shia LeBeouf’s gimp hand, Megan Fox’s toe-thumbs, fake blood in movies and stomach silencers leads the boys to The Longest Concert in the World, Ever. Don’t miss a second!