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6 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Akiva Malamet. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Akiva Malamet, often where they are interviewed.

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6 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Akiva Malamet. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Akiva Malamet, often where they are interviewed.

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24. Postmodern Neo-Mumble Rap (Ft. Akiva Malamet)

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Ken and Mila are once again joined by Akiva Malamet to talk about postmodernism: what it means, why it makes people uncomfortable, whether Eminem is a postmodernist, and what political implications postmodern theory has.
Jul 12 2020 · 1hr 9mins
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Akiva Malamet on Nationalism and Identity Formation

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Joining us today is Akiva Malamet. Akiva is completing his BA in Government at the  Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya (IDC) in Israel. He is an incoming MA student in Philosophy and a member of the interdisciplinary program in Political and Legal Thought (PLT) at Queen’s University, Kingston, and Frédéric Bastiat Fellow in political economy and public policy with the Mercatus Center at George Mason University. He has written for Liberal Currents, Libertarianism.org, and other publications. He was a winner of the 2018 ‘Carl Menger Undergraduate Essay Contest’ for his paper “Spontaneous Order as Social Construction”, from the Society for the Development of Austrian Economics (SDAE). This episode is hosted by producer Alex McHugh. 

Akiva's essays: 

Black anarchist/radical resources: 

Jun 29 2020 · 1hr 14mins
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5. A Blessed Sunday (Ft. Akiva Malamet)

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On this fine day commemorating Palm Sunday, (almost) Passover, and the death of Kurt Cobain (RIP), Ken and Mila are joined by Akiva to discuss Israel/Palestine politics, the merits of nationalism, the strange phenomenon of "Jews for Jesus", and more.  

Akiva Malamet is a philosophy student at the IDC Herzliya and writer on issues such as nationalism, identity, and postmodernism

Read Akiva's critique of Israeli conservative Yoram Hazony's nationalism here

Read Akiva's work on identity and nationalism here

Apr 06 2020 · 1hr 41mins
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Talking about Postmodernism with Akiva Malamet

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It feels like nobody knows what postmodernism is, yet everyone has an opinion about it. Today’s conversation with Akiva Malamet is an effort to bring some clarity to an unclear topic. We explore the basic ideas of postmodernism and then move on to their implications for culture, society, politics, and individuals.

About my guest:

Akiva Malamet is completing his degree in Government at the Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) in Herzliya, Israel, where he was a long-time senior member of the RRIS Debate Society. He is a contributor to the sites Liberal Currents and Sweet Talk Conversation. His paper “Spontaneous Order as Social Construction: A Social Analysis of Emergent Institutions” was a co-recipient of the 2018 Carl Menger Award from the Society for the Development of Austrian Economics.

Some stuff we mention during the conversation:

Akiva’s essay introducing postmodernism
https://www.libertarianism.org/columns/postmodernism-libertarian-introduction

Jay Garfield interview about Buddhist philosophy
https://wisdomexperience.org/wisdom-podcast/jay-garfield/

Adrian Vermeule’s call for Catholic fascism
https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2020/03/common-good-constitutionalism/609037/

“Gender as Art” by Jason Kuznicki
https://www.liberalcurrents.com/gender-as-art/

Jean-Francois Lyotard, “The Postmodern Condition”
https://amzn.to/3dKc0Rj
Apr 01 2020 · 55mins
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Akiva Malamet on Nationalism

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My conversation with Akiva Malamet. We talk about the dangers of different tendencies of nationalism.
Nov 15 2019 · 33mins
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Akiva Malamet on Israeli Politics and Jewish Culture

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My conversation with Akiva Malamet. We talk the present of Israel, ethnic minorities, the Israeli-Palestinian-conflict, BDS, LGBT community, ultra-orthodox judaism and anti-semitism.
Feb 11 2019 · 1hr 3mins