Archive for March 2018

Symptomatic Redness: The DSA Redux

Mar 22nd, 2018 | By

John Michael Colón is a member of the DSA, a writer for Current Affairs, In These Times, and the LARB, and the guest on this episode of Symptomatic Redness. Symptomatic Redness is a show on political economy and historical analysis hosted by C. Derick Varn and Amogh Sahu. Varn and Sahu either talk to each

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Zero Squared #146: Chomsky Responds

Mar 16th, 2018 | By

Chris Knight is currently senior research fellow in the department of anthropology at University College, London, focusing his research on the evolutionary emergence of human language and symbolic culture. He lives in London. His book Decoding Chomsky came out from Yale University Press in 2016 and was recently released in paperback. Since the book first

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The Other Future and The West Virginia Teachers’ Strike

Mar 12th, 2018 | By

Terry Tapp interviews Kim Jones, preschool teaching assistant, in West Virginia during the successful wildcat strike of March 2018. On Tuesday, after the strike ended, Kim wrote: “We won, in the big picture, the day we walked out. Because we started a rowdy conversation about economic justice that stretched around the world. And we did

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Zero Squared #145: Thaddeus Russell against Rationalism

Mar 8th, 2018 | By

Thaddeus Russell is a historian, author, and professor. He has taught history, American Studies, and the history of philosophy at Columbia University, Barnard College, and the New School for Social Research. He is also the host of the Unregistered Podcast and the guest on this week’s podcast. While we start off discussing the anti-SJW industry

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