This episode our interview guest is John Brown and our musical feature is The Thermals. John Brown is a hilarious stand-up comic from the DFW area but he tours all over the country. The Thermals are an incredible indie rock/punk rock band. We sample music from their phenomenal 2006 release, The Body, The Blood, The Machine.
In the 1850s, the United States was lurching toward a crisis over slavery -- and abolitionist John Brown stepped into the fray. Brown believed it was his God-given destiny to destroy slavery. His crusade took him from abolitionist meetings in the Northeast, to the Underground Railroad in Ohio, to the bloody plains of Kansas.In 1854, a fierce conflict erupted over whether the territory of Kansas would join the Union as a free state or slave state. As tensions escalated, Brown would rush to the center of the gathering storm and hatch a violent plan for striking back against proslavery forces.Listen to new episodes 1 week early and to all episodes ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening. Available in the Wondery App https://wondery.app.link/historytellers.Support us by supporting our sponsors!Curiosity Stream - Join them RIGHT NOW, and for a LIMITED TIME get 25% OFF when you sign up at CuriosityStream.com/TELLERS.Butcher Box - ButcherBox is offering new members a free Essentials Bundle in their first box–That’s 3 lbs of chicken breast, 2 lbs of pork chops, and 2 lbs of ground beef all for FREE in your first box. Just go to ButcherBox.com/TELLERS.To get started with a free trial of Klaviyo, visit klaviyo dot com slash listen.
POD DYLANEpisode 158 - John BrownRob welcomes fellow Bobcat Pete Bylone to discuss "John Brown", first officially released on 1994's MTV UNPLUGGED.Have a question or comment? E-MAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org Follow POD DYLAN on Twitter: @Pod_DylanYou can find POD DYLAN on these platforms: Apple Podcasts: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/pod-dylan/id1095013228 Spotify StitcherComplete list of all songs covered so far: http://fireandwaterpodcast.com/podcast/pod-dylan-the-songsBuy this song on Apple Music: https://music.apple.com/us/album/mtv-unplugged-live/192809988This podcast is a proud member of the FIRE AND WATER PODCAST NETWORK: Visit the Fire & Water WEBSITE: http://fireandwaterpodcast.com Follow Fire & Water on TWITTER – https://twitter.com/FWPodcasts Like our Fire & Water FACEBOOK page – https://www.facebook.com/FWPodcastNetwork Support The Fire & Water Podcast Network on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/fwpodcasts Use our HASHTAG online: #FWPodcastsThanks for listening!
'The Zealot And The Emancipator' Explores The Different Paths Of Abraham Lincoln And John Brown
St. Louis on the Air
One of our favorite recent conversation was with H.W. Brands. His recent book, "The Zealot and the Emancipator: John Brown, Abraham Lincoln and the Struggle for American Freedom," explores the run-up to slavery's abolition — and choice to confront its "great evil" via politics or violence — through the lives of two men: John Brown and Abraham Lincoln.
The Pen or the Sword? How Lincoln and John Brown Disagreed on Achieving Emancipation
History Unplugged Podcast
John Brown was a charismatic and deeply religious man who heard the God of the Old Testament speaking to him, telling him to destroy slavery by any means. When Congress opened Kansas territory to slavery in 1854, Brown raised a band of followers to wage war. His men tore pro-slavery settlers from their homes and hacked them to death with broadswords. Three years later, Brown and his men assaulted the federal arsenal at Harpers Ferry, Virginia, hoping to arm slaves with weapons for a race war that would cleanse the nation of slavery. He wasn't the only one using strong methods to free slaves, but many questioned his violent methods.Today's Guest, H.W. Brand, is author of the book "The Zealot and the Emancipator," an account of how two American giants shaped the war for freedom.Brown’s violence pointed ambitious Illinois lawyer and former officeholder Abraham Lincoln toward a different solution to slavery: politics. Lincoln spoke cautiously and dreamed big, plotting his path back to Washington and perhaps to the White House. Yet his caution could not protect him from the vortex of violence Brown had set in motion. After Brown’s arrest, his righteous dignity on the way to the gallows led many in the North to see him as a martyr to liberty. Southerners responded with anger and horror to a terrorist being made into a saint. Lincoln shrewdly threaded the needle between the opposing voices of the fractured nation and won election as president. But the time for moderation had passed, and Lincoln’s fervent belief that democracy could resolve its moral crises peacefully faced its ultimate test.
Weight Loss Success! How John Brown Lost Almost 100 Pounds
The Exam Room by the Physicians Committee
After being embarrassed by his poor health and large stature during an international trip, John Brown became motivated to make a dramatic transformation. To succeed, he turned to a plant-based diet and the results are amazing! John joins “The Weight Loss Champion” Chuck Carroll to share the highs and lows of his journey back to health. He’s now lost 90 pounds and is still going! His doctors are amazed not just by his incredible weight loss, but also his plummeting cholesterol which has been cut in half. His story is so impressive that it was among the most shared on the Forks Over Knives website in 2020! This is a captivating and authentic conversation about overcoming obesity from two people who have lost a combined 370 pounds! — — — John Brown Forks Over Knives Story: http://wghtloss.cc/3j8SroX Twitter: @halfdaman165 — — — Chuck Carroll Twitter: @ChuckCarrollWLC IG: @ChuckCarrollWLC Facebook: https://wghtloss.cc/ChuckFacebook — — — Physicians Committee Twitter: @PCRM IG: @PhysiciansCommittee Facebook: https://wghtloss.cc/PCRMFacebook YouTube: https://bit.ly/PCRMYouTube — — — Barnard Medical Center Telemedicine Schedule Appointment https://bit.ly/BMCtelemed 202-527-7500 — — — Share the Show Please subscribe and give the show a 5-star rating on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or many other podcast providers. Don’t forget to share it with a friend for inspiration!
In every generation, citizens must decide what to do if their country is on a course they deem immoral and unjust. In the mid 19th century, John Brown was faced with this choice. How would he challenge the institution of slavery? Some did nothing, others politically agitated, many tried moral persuasion. John Brown went to war.For Show Notes Visit:The Humanity Archive WebsiteSupport us:http:/patreon.com/thehumanityarchivehttp:/paypal.me/thehumanityarchiveSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/thehumanityarchive)Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/thehumanityarchive)
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#3 - John Brown - Wildlife Filmmaker, Director and Photographer
Oxon Inspires Podcast
This week on the Oxon Inspires Podcast we had the chance to turn the camera and microphone on John Brown, the man often behind the camera of many household wildlife productions over the past couple of decades. John is a multi-award-winning documentary cameraman, director and stills photographer and has brought joy to many with his work on Dynasties, Frozen Plant and Africa to name a few. Listen in to the show as John talks about the exciting and challenging places in the world that he has been lucky enough to work; as well as working with and learning from television royalty throughout his career. John is such an affable character, often shying away from the limelight behind the camera, so it was great to hear about his journey, listen to his stories and learn from some of the great knowledge he has to pay forward for future generations. If you are keen to see some of John’s award-winning work or even purchase some of his sensational photography, visit his websites listed below. Links & Resources http://www.johnbrownimages.co.uk/ http://www.johnbrownfineart.co.uk/
John Brown's Raid on Harpers Ferry and a Kentucky Gun Maker
Uncommon History of the South Podcast
John Brown's Raid on Harpers Ferry and a Kentucky Gun Maker John Brown was an American abolitionist. Brown, who said that speeches, sermons, and petitions were accomplishing nothing, that "moral suasion is hopeless", saw violence as unfortunately necessary if slavery in the United States were to be eliminated. Benjamin Mills was a well known gun maker that spent most of his career building rifles in Harrodsburg, Kentucky. After the Civil War he moved his business from Harrodsburg to Lexington, Kentucky and continued to build rifles, shotguns, and pistols. The Good Lord Bird Ethan Hawke stars as abolitionist John Brown in a humorous, dramatic and historical tapestry of Antebellum America. A Limited Event Series based on the award winning novel by author James McBride.--- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/uncommonhistoryofthesouth/messageSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/uncommonhistoryofthesouth/support