show episodes
 
This account by Trotsky is of the events in Russia from the October Revolution of 1917 in Petrograd, to his signing of the Brest-Litovsk treaty with Germany on 3rd March 1918 which took Russia out of the First World War. The treaty exacted heavy losses for Russia in terms of annexations of land and financial indemnities to Germany. In this extended essay, Trotsky argues the reasons as to why he decided to sign what appears to be a disastrous agreement for Russia.
 
What are the prospects for cooperation or cooperation in the international system? Will states always be primarily concerned with their own security or is progressive change possible in international politics? Does it matter to international politics if states are democratic or not? And what is the importance of economic change, or gender relations to international politics? In the following seven films, some of the world's leading experts on international relations explore what determines h ...
 
A Democratic Socialist’s Almanac is a podcast exploring all things relevant to Socialism today, from the latest scholarship regarding the socialist tradition to socialist reflections on our current moment and where to go from here. Below is a partial prospectus with a subject by subject bibliography. Written by Lelyn R. Masters with a Memphis Music Soundtrack by Harry Koniditsiotis Marx’s Epicurianism Fusaro, Diego. Marx, Epicurus, and the Origins of Historical Materialism. Permanent Press, ...
 
Loading …
show series
 
Updated version! Christine accidentally uploaded the raw cut of this, so here's the actual finished version without bathroom breaks and bad audio quality. Sorry ya'll! Join us for a piece of leftist Americana as Grady and Christine learn about and listen to The Almanac Singers, including greats like Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger, and more. We also hav…
 
Europe’s fascistic policy of mass infection: People will be “vaccinated, recovered or dead,” German health minister says / An early winter storm of COVID-19 hits Michigan / From “Corgi killers” to a “kidnapped” tennis player: Anti-China agitation escalatesBy The International Committee of the Fourth International (ICFI)
 
The acquittal of Kyle Rittenhouse: A judicial travesty / Austria re-imposes partial lockdown as COVID-19 surges across Europe / Democratic Socialists of America congressman Jamaal Bowman votes for Israel’s Iron Dome, visits with right-wing Prime Minister Naftali BennettBy The International Committee of the Fourth International (ICFI)
 
Join us for a tale of socialist reform, betrayal, and interventionism as we discuss the long and complicated conflict between the USSR and rebel forces in Afghanistan. We learn about the healing properties of Coca-Cola. Christine has an epiphany about the Taliban. We look up cool flag designs and Olympic mascots. Check us out on social media: Merch…
 
Another trip to the mailbag to answer some questions about: the spectrum between workers and bosses, another interpretation of the Borg, vaccine mandates, a closer look at the Hue Massacre, veganism, and when to fully devote yourself to the cause. Check us out on social media: Merch: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/teach-me-communism?ref_id=10068 …
 
Ashley and Jess discuss the 2005 thriller Red Eye, starring Rachel McAdams and Cillian Murphy. They explore the plot, why Lisa Reisert is a badass, and the possibility that Cillian Murphy’s eyes could stop your heartbeat. If you have story requests reach out to us at StudyingScarletPodcast@gmail.com ----------- Our Links: Facebook link - facebook.c…
 
Co-ops: What are they, how are they structured, how do they work? What's the difference between a consumer-owned or worker-owned co-op? Are they good for the cause? We answer these questions and more. Check us out on social media: Merch: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/teach-me-communism?ref_id=10068 Instagram: @teachmecommunism Twitter: @teachcom…
 
The title sounds like a setup for a bad Halloween joke, but in this episode, we're taking a look at a Philosophy Tube video called Witchraft, Gender, and Marxism. If this sounds like the perfect combination of topics for Christine to sink their teeth into, you are correct. Happy Halloween! (^w^) That is a pumpkin emoticon. Check us out on social me…
 
Ashley and Jess talk about the mysterious disappearance of Pan Alaska Cessna N1812H on October 16, 1972. After covering what we know about the flight and the search effort to locate the plane and its passengers, Ashley explores some of the theories about what might have caused the plane to vanish. Plus, there’s a brief cameo by Ashley’s archnemesis…
 
Jess and Ashley discuss Ouija: Origin of Evil from 2016. They talk about demons, throwing out whole children and the possible date that a priest went on. Join us. If you have story requests reach out to us at StudyingScarletPodcast@gmail.com ----------- Our Links: Facebook link - facebook.com/StudyingScarletPodcast Patreon: patreon.com/StudyingScar…
 
Another biography, and this time, it's that guy with the cool hair and glasses. We talk about Trotsky's many contributions (and machinations) in the Soviet Union, which include a ton of newspapers, party in-fighting, an affair with hottie Mexican painters, and assassination plots. Merch: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/teach-me-communism?ref_id=24…
 
Andrew and Ray are back from summer break! In this episode Andrew provides an update on his book before the conversation transitions to the New Deal's legacy as well as sports and our contemporary moment. For this episode we read Michael Kazin's review of Eric Rauchway's book Why the New Deal Matters and "You can't separate sports and politics," an…
 
More space communism! This episode covers Deep Space 9 and Voyager, as well as many other topics because honestly this was a 4 hour recording session and it was a doozy. But a fun doozy. Check us out on social media: Merch: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/teach-me-communism?ref_id=24617&utm_campaign=24617&utm_medium=affiliate&utm_source=Teach%2BMe…
 
Jess and Ashley talk about two different murders that involve a Ouija Board. Jess gives some history on the board itself and Ashley is convinced the skunk did it. Tune in to find out if it was demons or a skunk. If you have story requests reach out to us at StudyingScarletPodcast@gmail.com ----------- Our Links: Facebook link - facebook.com/Studyin…
 
Ashley and Jess discuss the character Jimmy McGill’s journey from Jimmy to Saul Goodman, the sleazy lawyer first introduced to the world in Breaking Bad. Ashley offers several key moments from the prequel series Better Call Saul that serve as benchmarks in his transition from lovable underdog Jimmy McGill to not-so-lovable sleazebag Saul. It turns …
 
It’s time for one of our favorite topics: Fully-Automated Luxury Gay Space Communism! But what does that have to do with Star Trek? Maybe more than you think. Plus, we’re joined by our first EVER guest, our dear friend, Kenny! Part 1 covers some basic world building, The Original Series, and The Next Generation. Check us out on social media: Merch:…
 
We’re back for part 2 of the bread book! Topics include hobbit houses, bad art takes, lifeboats, zoos, and grapes. Oh and like, anarchism, obviously. Check us out on social media: Merch: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/teach-me-communism?ref_id=24617&utm_campaign=24617&utm_medium=affiliate&utm_source=Teach%2BMe%2BCommunism Instagram: @teachmecommu…
 
Ashley offers several examples of prosecutorial misconduct committed by Vincent Bugliosi in connection with the Tate-LaBianca trial. She then explores a bizarre pattern of behavior on Bugliosi’s part regarding a former milkman before delving into the harrowing experience of Virginia Cardwell at Bugliosi’s hands. If you have story requests reach out…
 
Jess and Ashley discuss the 1997 movie Air Force One starring Harrison Ford and Gary Oldman. One of the hosts discovers she has a thing for fictional terrorists and you get to guess which one (hint: it’s not Ashley), and the other googles a bunch of stuff. If you have story requests reach out to us at StudyingScarletPodcast@gmail.com ----------- Ou…
 
Loading …

Quick Reference Guide

Copyright 2021 | Sitemap | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service
Google login Twitter login Classic login