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What is happening to our economy and our politics? Are we stuck forever in this corporate dystopia? What can we learn from the failures of radical politics over the last 100 years? Tom O'Brien talks in depth to experts from the fields of Political Economy, Politics, Science, Philosophy, Complexity, Mathematics, Music, and the Environment.

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What is happening to our economy and our politics? Are we stuck forever in this corporate dystopia? What can we learn from the failures of radical politics over the last 100 years? Tom O'Brien talks in depth to experts from the fields of Political Economy, Politics, Science, Philosophy, Complexity, Mathematics, Music, and the Environment.

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By nycfluxster - Oct 26 2018
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I enjoy the discussions, but the sudden sound clip interruptions are jarring. From the 5-star reviews here it looks like it doesn’t bother anyone else, so maybe this won’t change, but I hope it’ll at least be reconsidered.

Great podcast!

By Popparedpill - Aug 05 2016
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Thanks for all the fantastic topics and interesting guests! Loved the White Isles

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54 Ratings
Average Ratings
50
3
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Great topics, great discussions, but

By nycfluxster - Oct 26 2018
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I enjoy the discussions, but the sudden sound clip interruptions are jarring. From the 5-star reviews here it looks like it doesn’t bother anyone else, so maybe this won’t change, but I hope it’ll at least be reconsidered.

Great podcast!

By Popparedpill - Aug 05 2016
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Thanks for all the fantastic topics and interesting guests! Loved the White Isles
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From Alpha To Omega

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What is happening to our economy and our politics? Are we stuck forever in this corporate dystopia? What can we learn from the failures of radical politics over the last 100 years? Tom O'Brien talks in depth to experts from the fields of Political Economy, Politics, Science, Philosophy, Complexity, Mathematics, Music, and the Environment.

Rank #1: #065 Robots and AI: Utopia vs Dystopia

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This week I am delighted to welcome back to the show Marxist blogger extraordinaire, Michael Roberts. Michael’s blog, ‘The Next Recession’ is one of the best Marxist economics blogs out there, and he also runs a very active facebook group too. We talk about a recent series of articles Michael wrote called: ‘Robots and AI: Utopia or Dystopia, which was prompted by Paul Mason’s recent book Post-Capitalism. You can find the articles and facebook group here: https://thenextrecession.wordpress.com/2015/08/23/robots-and-ai-utopia-or-dystopia-part-one/ https://thenextrecession.wordpress.com/2015/08/29/robots-and-ai-utopia-or-dystopia-part-two/ https://thenextrecession.wordpress.com/2015/09/24/robots-and-ai-utopia-or-dystopia-part-three/ https://www.facebook.com/Michael-Roberts-blog-925340197491022/ The music on this episode was: ‘The Order of the Pharaonic Jesters’ by Sun Ra and his Arkestra 'Planet Junior' by The Babe Rainbow

Oct 16 2015

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Rank #2: #001 Revolutionary Strategy Series

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‘Revolutionary Strategy - Marxism and the challenge of left unity’ was a book written by Mike MacNair in 2008 in which he analysed the history of the 20th century from a Marxist perspective to see what strategic learnings could be gleaned. In this reading group we hope to tease out what they are and what we think of them. In this first episode, we introduce the participants and discuss the introduction to the book. The panelists are: Sophia - Trans Trans Revolution Lexi, Rosa, Donald - Swampside Chats Derek - Symptomatic Redness Ian Szabo

Feb 26 2019

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Rank #3: #086 Kliman on The Communist Manifesto Pt 2

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This week we have part 2 of our discussion with show stalwart Prof. Andrew Kliman about the Communist Manifesto. This is part one of a two part interview on the topic. I will be also appearing on a couple of upcoming episodes on the Swampside Chats podcast. Check it out - it’s the best commie podcast out there.

Jun 23 2018

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Rank #4: #001 Refuting Marx's Inconsistency & The TSSI

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Part 1 of the Refuting Marx's Inconsitency & The TSSI Reading Group To Donate Click Here: https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr... Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/FromAlpha2Omega Interview Date: 11 August 2018 The panel this week consists of: Lexi from https://soundcloud.com/swampsidechats Emanuel & Aiden from https://soundcloud.com/enforloradsak Amogh from https://www.mixcloud.com/symptomatic-... Alex - a listener of the show

Aug 13 2018

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Rank #5: #028 The Vanguard Party

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This weeks guest is the C Derick Varn, Poet, Lecturer, and resident of South Korea. Derick writes for ‘The (Dis)Loyal Opposition Blog’, and includes among his interests: alternative visions of the future, the failures of nationalist Marxism, early Leninism, and the relationship between anarchism and Marxism. We discuss the Russian revolution, the Vanguard Party and it's problems, the profound failures of the cultural revolution, and the emergence of decentralised movements like occupy and the 5-Star Movement. Derick has also just interviewed myself, for his Blog, where I get to expound a few of my own opinions for a change. If you are interested in reading these incoherent babbles, you can find them here: http://skepoet.wordpress.com/2013/03/20/interview-with-tom-obrien-one-marxism-mmt-and-the-eurozone-crisis/ Here is the link to his blog: http://skepoet.wordpress.com/ And you can also find him appearing regularly on the 'Pop The Left' Podcast with Doug Lain over at: http://douglaslain.com Enjoy!

Mar 23 2013

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Rank #6: #095 Revolutionary Strategy w/ Mike MacNair

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This week we welcome Mike MacNair to the show. Mike is a long time political activist, author and Tutor in Law at St Hugh's College. He is also a regular contributor to the Weekly Worker newspaper. Today we discuss Mikes' seminal work: ‘Revolutionary Strategy: Marxism and the challenge of left Unity’. We talk about the history of the 20th century and how, as Marxists, we can hope to learn from its failures. We will be studying this book as part of our upcoming Reading Group series, so get yourself a copy - it’s an amazing book. You can buy it here: http://www.lulu.com/shop/mike-macnair/revolutionary-strategy/paperback/product-6225135.html And you can check out the Weekly Worker here: https://weeklyworker.co.uk/

Feb 17 2019

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Rank #7: #054 Councils Upon Councils

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This week I am glad to welcome C. Derrick Varn back to the show. We discuss the council communism and the Ultra-left, a man who told Stalin where to go and survived, autonomous Marxism and the Occupy Movement, and the failure of revolutions. Enjoy! The music and voice used on this show are: ‘The Order of the Pharaonic Jesters’ by Sun Ra and his Arkestra Paul D'Amato discussing the life and work of Antonio Gramsci ‘The Charleston’ by Django Reinhart 'Working Class Hero' by John Lennon 'Destroy Everything' by Dr. Peacock & Repix 'Wild Colonial Boy' by Tommy Makem and The Clancy Brothers.

Sep 22 2014

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Rank #8: #090 Capitalism vs Freedom

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This week we welcome Rob Larson, Professor of Economics at Tacoma Community College, to the show. We talk about his new book ‘Capitalism vs Freedom: The Toll Road to Serfdom’ recently released by Zero Books. Enjoy!

Nov 17 2018

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Rank #9: #015: The Waste-Lands of the Euro

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Today’s guest, Yanis Varoufakis, is a Greek Political Economist and Professor of Economic Theory at the University of Athens, and an expert in game-theory. We discuss the flawed design of the Euro, Francois Mitterand and Jacques Delors, the ECB and the Germans, the rise of a Greek Nazi Party and the spectre of Kosovo and Euro Waste-Lands. Yanis is a leading heterodox economist, the author of ‘The Global Minotaur - America, The True Origins of the Financial Crisis and the Future of the World Economy’, and prolifically pens his thoughts on his blog: http://YanisVaroufakis.eu. You can check out his bibliography here: http://www.amazon.com/Yanis-Varoufakis/e/B000APKJ4M/ref=sr_ntt_srch_lnk_1?qid=1349010527&sr=8-1 Enjoy!

Oct 01 2012

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Rank #10: #102 Brexit w/ Mike MacNair

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This week we welcome back Mike MacNair to the show. We caught up at the recent CPGB Communist university and sat down to talk about the history of the UK’s role in the EU, Brexit, and why he considers himself an ex-Trot.

Sep 18 2019

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Rank #11: #047 The Failure of Capitalist Production

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This week I am delighted to have Prof. Andrew Kliman back on the show to talk about his latest book - ‘The Failure of Capitalist Production’. The book is a brilliant example of empirical economic research, and shows us how relevant and insightful Marx’s work still is, in helping us understand the workings of our capitalist economy. We discuss the empirical evidence in the US that supports Marx's Tendential Fall in the Rate of Profit, the stagnation of capital accumulation, and the role of the IT revolution in the state of the economy. We also talk of the Great Depression, how it sowed the seeds for the renewal of the global economy, and what is behind the growing inequality we see around us today. You can find Andrew's book on sale here: (I very much recommend buying a copy!) http://www.amazon.co.uk/The-Failure-Capitalist-Production-Underlying/dp/0745332390 And his blog is here: http://akliman.squarespace.com/ Enjoy!

Mar 15 2014

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Rank #12: #003: Sex, Lies, & Economics

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This week we are joined by Professor Michael Perelman of the California State University, Chico. He is an economist and economic historian of the Marxian bent, a prolific author, and the writer of the award-wining blog 'Unsettling Economics'. We start off with a discussion of his upcoming book: 'Sex, Lies, & Economics', which tells the story of the zany, dishonest, violent, and hugely prolific lives of the early great economists. We also talk about Cromwell, the Scottish Highland clearances, duelling with butchers axes in darkened basements, the potato, Gulliver's Travels, the East-Asian tiger economies, the end of Empire, and how to use cucumbers as an energy source. Make sure to check out the Professor's blog at: http://michaelperelman.wordpress.com/ And while your at it, why not buy one of his books as well: http://www.amazon.com/Michael-Perelman/e/B001ITVL14/ref=sr_ntt_srch_lnk_1?qid=1335443472&sr=8-1 The show also features the music of 'w@rd', a listener and anti-authoritarian, folk-punk, protest musician. You can find more of his music here: http://www.reverbnation.com/wardnc Over and Out.

Apr 26 2012

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Rank #13: #077 Show me the Money Derick!

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This week I am delighted to welcome back C. Derick Varn to show. Derick, a regular guest, last appeared on the show on the Donald Trump Election special. I got quite a bit of feedback on that show, with a number of requests to get Derick back on the pod, to set him straight on MMT. What starts out as a feisty affair, eventually settles into a Marxist love-in, where we end up essentially agreeing about everything, and decide to get married. We also discuss the idea of a Church of Marx, something very dear to my heart. The music on this episode was: ‘The Order of the Pharaonic Jesters’ by Sun Ra and his Arkestra ‘Song no.1.’ by Sun Ra and his Arkestra Enjoy!

Jan 24 2017

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Rank #14: #052 What's Next?

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This week I am delighted to welcome Professor Peter Hudis, of Oakton Community College, who has recently published his new book: 'Marx's Concept of the Alternative to Capitalism'. We discuss what Marx had to say about post-capitalist societies, and the reluctance of those on the left to talk about what it might actually look like. We also talk of the theoretical reasons for the failure of the Soviet and Maoist projects, how abstract labour dominates our lives, and how not even the capitalists are in control of the current system. You can find the Professors book here: http://www.haymarketbooks.org/pb/Marxs-Concept-of-the-Alternative-to-Capitalism Enjoy!

Aug 16 2014

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Rank #15: #013 Revolutionary Strategy Series

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This week we begin our examination of Chapter Five: ‘Communist Strategy and the Party Form’. We are joined again this week by and Sophie of Trans Trans Revolution, Lexi of Swampside Chats, and Dan, friend of the show. Beware. The Feds are Everywhere, I tell ya. EVERYWHERE

Jun 03 2019

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Rank #16: #014 Revolutionary Strategy Series

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This week we continue our examination of Chapter Five: ‘Communist Strategy and the Party Form’. We are joined again this week by Sophie of Trans Trans Revolution, Lexi of Swampside Chats, C Derick Varn of Symptomatic Redness, and Dan, friend of the show.

Jun 20 2019

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Rank #17: #068 Knowing The Future

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This week I am delighted to welcome back Derick Varn to the show. After listening to the previous show about Cultural Marxism with Doug Lain, Derick sent me an email saying he’d like to come on the show and give his two cents. What followed was a wide ranging discussion on ideology, value theory, and the historical emergence of capitalism. We also discussed the possibility of a revolutionary movement based on a system without abstract value, Marx’s critique of the Gotha Program, and Star Trek as a Marxist Tract. And top of all that, the possible productivity of a communist state, game theory and alternative histories, and the Spanish revolution. You can find Derick’s blog here: https://symptomaticcommentary.wordpress.com/ You can find Derick’s and Amogh’s Podcast here: http://sympthomaticredness.libsyn.com/ The music on this episode was: 'The Order of the Pharaonic Jesters' by Sun Ra and his Arkestra 'If Not For Money' - The Wytches

Apr 13 2016

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Rank #18: #026: The Transformation Problem

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This week we welcome back Prof. Andrew Kliman to the show, where we discuss Marx’s value theory, his book ‘Reclaiming Marx’s Capital’ where he tries to dispel some of the myths surrounding Marx’s theories, and the Tendential Fall in the Rate of Profit. I've recently just finished his book, and would recommend it to anyone wishing to get a deeper understanding of the issues we discuss in this show. You can find the Professors books here: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Andrew-Kliman/e/B001JSALNS/ref=ntt_athr_dp_pel_1 And here is his website: http://akliman.squarespace.com/ Enjoy!

Feb 23 2013

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Rank #19: #032 Revolutionary Strategy Series

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Today we finally start the boss level final chapter that is Chapter 9: ’Republican Democracy’, and descend into a long discussion on the merits of bourgeois liberties. Panelists: Kyle - General Intellect Unit Lexi Dog Robot - Swampside Chats Pouya - Lord of the Serfs Sophie - Trans Trans Revolution

Dec 03 2019

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Rank #20: #024: Neoliberalism & Hayek's Delusion

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This week we welcome back Philip Pilkington to the show to talk about his latest writings on the life and times of Friedrich Hayek, the ideologue behind the Neoliberal project. Philip came over to my house this week and we sat about and waxed lyrical on such highfalutin topics as Classical Liberalism, Neoliberalism and Ordoliberalism. We also got around to political propoganda and the Mont Perelin society, the similarities between the far right and Leninism, and how, after Hayek's nefarious influence, our politics has never been the same again... You can find Philip’s writing on the Naked Capitalist blog, the third most popular economics blog on the web. www.nakedcapitalism.com Enjoy!

Jan 26 2013

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#109 Marx's Critique of Politics Part 2

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This week we have part two of the discussion with fellow Emancipation Network comrade Grant from Swampside Chats, and his friend David Rylance on Gary Teeples excellent book: “Marx’s Critique of Politics’. We leave the grey, post-industrial wasteland of Brexit behind, and dive deep into Marx's critique.

Jan 18 2020

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#108 Marx's Critique of Politics Part 1

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This week Grant from Swampside Chats and his friend David Rylance to the show to discuss Gary Teeples really brilliant book: “Marx’s Critique of Politics’. This is the first of a three parter, the last installment of which will be a patreon episode. Teeple’s book is really a Marxist tour de force in my opinion, and all good Marxists looking at the tawdry state of left politics today would do well to read it. We go off on a Brexit/UK Election tangent in this episode, but don’t worry, we return with great unfettered force to the main seam in the following parts.

Jan 11 2020

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#107 Corbyn Crumbles

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This week my friend James returns to the show to talk about his experience of being a Labour member, Momentum canvasser, and radical marxist during the election. We also discuss our opinions on the fallout from the election, what were the strategic and tactical failings, and a return to Marx’s critique of politics. The articles mentioned are: The Ipsos Data: https://www.ipsos.com/sites/default/files/ct/news/documents/2019-12/general-election-2019-poll-aggregate-v8.pdf The Ashcroft Data: https://lordashcroftpolls.com/2019/12/how-britain-voted-and-why-my-2019-general-election-post-vote-poll/ The Datapraxis Data: https://www.dataprax.is/tory-landslide-progressives-split LSE Media Analysis: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy/bbc-election-night-and-systemic-media-bias/ Loughborough University Centre for Research in Communication & Culture Reports: https://www.lboro.ac.uk/news-events/general-election/ These two journal articles, both published before the election, are helpful in terms of analysing the longer term sociological and class factors at play and contextualising what happened in the so-called ‘Red Wall’ seats: Brexit and the working class on Teesside: Moving beyond reductionism - Luke Telford, Jonathan Wistow: https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/0309816819873310 The class politics of prejudice: Brexit and the land of no‐hope and glory - Mckenzie: https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/1468-4446.12329 Edmund Griffiths in three parts - very good stuff: http://www.edmundgriffiths.com/greatleap.html http://www.edmundgriffiths.com/brexitwqwa.html http://www.edmundgriffiths.com/notmentioningwar.html Boffy in three parts - as ever - some keen insights: https://boffyblog.blogspot.com/2019/12/why-labour-lost.html https://boffyblog.blogspot.com/2019/12/healing-no-hope-part-1-of-2.html https://boffyblog.blogspot.com/2019/12/healing-no-hope-part-2-of-2.html The Lewis Baston piece that nuances the narrativised ‘Red Wall’: https://thecritic.co.uk/the-myth-of-the-red-wall/ Interesting analysis from Callum Cant: https://notesfrombelow.org/article/understanding-our-defeat Adam Ramsey in Open Democracy with a good overview: https://www.opendemocracy.net/en/opendemocracyuk/dont-blame-corbyn-or-brexit-labour-failed-to-fight-our-broken-politics/ Useful Graund piece from Aditya Chakrabortty: https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/dec/14/labour-meltdown-decades-govern-votes Chakrabortty also discussed many of the issues he highlights in his Graund piece at length just prior to the election with the comrades at Desolation Radio: https://soundcloud.com/desolationradio/assessing-corbynism-with-aditya-chakrabortty-chakrabortty Useful reflections from the Doorsteps of Bridgend, a seat that fell: https://medium.com/@DrDanEvans/reflections-from-the-doorstep-e4337513d909 Tietze on his anti-pol beat, as usual - some very perceptive stuff: https://left-flank.org/2019/12/13/anti-politics-the-last-gasp-of-british-labourism/ One of the clearest, most concise, and persuasive pieces articulating this position from Paul O’Connell: https://morningstaronline.co.uk/article/b/why-we-lost-how-we-win Phil BC on the working class politics of Brexit: http://averypublicsociologist.blogspot.com/2019/12/the-working-class-politics-of-brexit.html Andy Beckett trying to positive spin it in the long view: https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/dec/19/left-labour-michael-foot-tony-blair

Jan 03 2020

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#035 Revolutionary Strategy Series

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This week we continue our reading of boss level Chapter 9: ’Republican Democracy’ and get into the party form and how it applies to the Labour Party and first past the post electoral systems. Panelists: C Derick Varn - Pop The Left / Symptomatic Redness Kyle - General Intellect Unit Lexi Dog Robot - Swampside Chats Sophie - Trans Trans Revolution

Dec 27 2019

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#034 Revolutionary Strategy Series

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This week more of boss level Chapter 9: ’Republican Democracy’. We argue about the concept of communist universal military training, self government of the localities, and the world of cybernetics. Panelists: C Derick Varn - Pop The Left / Symptomatic Redness Kyle - General Intellect Unit Lexi Dog Robot - Swampside Chats Sophie - Trans Trans Revolution

Dec 21 2019

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UK Election Dung-heap Post Mortem

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Join us as the Emancipation network crew join me to analyse the UK election post-fight shit-show. The MacNair stuff never seemed so relevant.... Panelists: Lexi Dog Robot - Swampside Chats Kyle - General Intellect Unit Shane - General Intellect Unit

Dec 15 2019

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#033 Revolutionary Strategy Series

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Today we continue with Chapter 9: ’Republican Democracy’, and talk about the ills of bureaucratic centralism. Panelists: Kyle - General Intellect Unit Lexi Dog Robot - Swampside Chats Pouya - Machine Noise Expert Sophie - Trans Trans Revolution

Dec 11 2019

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#032 Revolutionary Strategy Series

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Today we finally start the boss level final chapter that is Chapter 9: ’Republican Democracy’, and descend into a long discussion on the merits of bourgeois liberties. Panelists: Kyle - General Intellect Unit Lexi Dog Robot - Swampside Chats Pouya - Lord of the Serfs Sophie - Trans Trans Revolution

Dec 03 2019

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#106 Marx & Engels Concept of the Party w/ Lawrence Parker TEASER

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This week we welcome Lawrence Parker to the show to discuss the Monty Johnstone 1967 pamphlet ‘Marx and Engels and the Concept of the Party’. We delve deep into the history of the Communist League, the 1st and 2nd Internationals, and Engels thoughts on a british labour party and the US scene. You can find the pamphlet here: https://www.marxists.org/archive/johnstone/1967/xx/me-party.htm

Dec 03 2019

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#031 Revolutionary Strategy Series

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We have some more terrible abuse of the Trot-sect mania today as we eventually finish Chapter 8: ’Political Consciousness’. Hail to the death of the chapter which never ends. Panelists: Kyle - General Intellect Unit Lexi Dog Robot - Swampside Chats Pouya - Lord of the Serfs Sophie - Section 31 Commander

Nov 25 2019

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#030 Revolutionary Strategy Series

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We battle through the Trot-smorgasbord that is the end of Chapter 8: ’Political Consciousness’. Sophie puts Lexi on the leash.... Panelists: Kyle - General Intellect Unit Lexi Dog Robot - Swampside Chats Pouya - Machine nose expert Sophie - Trans Trans Revolution

Nov 20 2019

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#029 Revolutionary Strategy Series

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We continue our march through Chapter 8: ’Political Consciousness’ and discuss why we shouldn’t just do what the Russians did. Word. Panelists: C Derick Varn - Symptomatic Redness Kyle Thompson - General Intellect Unit Lexi Dog Robot - Swampside Chats Pouya - Philosopher of Science Sophie - Trans Trans Revolution

Nov 09 2019

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#028 Revolutionary Strategy Series

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This week we continue our mega-intense reading of Chapter 8: ’Political Consciousness’ and riff poetical on historical materialism and markov chains. The panelists are: C Derick Varn - Symptomatic Redness Kyle - General Intellect Unit Lexi Dog Robot - Swampside Chats Pouya - Lord of the Serfs Sophia - Trans Trans Revolution

Oct 28 2019

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#105 The Lessons of 1917 w/ Jack Conrad - TEASER

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On the latest patreon only episode we discuss the political economy of the Soviet Union and what we can learn from the failures of the Russian revolution with Jack Conrad of the Weekly Worker.

Oct 24 2019

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#027 Revolutionary Strategy Series

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This week we read more of Chapter 8: 'Political Consciousness' talk about the importance of a functioning international and go in hard on Lenin’s strategic errors. The panelists are: Kyle - General Intellect Unit Lexi - Swampside Chats Pouya - Lord of the Serfs

Oct 21 2019

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#026 Revolutionary Strategy Series

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This week we continue with Chapter 8: ’Political Consciousness’ and get into the weeds on the role of the international and critique Lenin’s revolutionary strategy. The panelists are: Kyle - General Intellect Unit Lexi - Swampside Chats Pouya - Lord of the Serfs

Oct 14 2019

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#025 Revolutionary Strategy Series

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This week we continue with Chapter 8: ’Political Consciousness’ and riff some more on the elusive party form. The panelists are: C Derick Varn - Symptomatic Redness Kyple - General Intellect Unit Lexi - Swampside Chats Puoya - Machine Noise Expert Sophie - Swampside Chats

Oct 07 2019

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#104 Communist University

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This week we welcome James to the show, a long time listener and patron who I met recently at the CPGB Communist University this summer. We give a thorough analysis of the event, our thoughts on the talks, the people we met there, and our overall general impression. For those unaware, Mike MacNair, whose book ‘Revolutionary Strategy’ we are currently studying on the podcast, is a member of the CPGB. He gave a number of talks related to the book, and was where I got to sit down with him to talk about brexit for the recent episodes.

Sep 28 2019

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#103 Brexit w/ Mike MacNair Part 2 - TEASER

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We continue our conversation with Mike MacNair on Brexit, the history of the UK’s role in the EU, and what he expects to happen in the coming weeks and months. Apologies for the fridge sounds in the background

Sep 18 2019

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#102 Brexit w/ Mike MacNair

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This week we welcome back Mike MacNair to the show. We caught up at the recent CPGB Communist university and sat down to talk about the history of the UK’s role in the EU, Brexit, and why he considers himself an ex-Trot.

Sep 18 2019

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Great topics, great discussions, but

By nycfluxster - Oct 26 2018
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I enjoy the discussions, but the sudden sound clip interruptions are jarring. From the 5-star reviews here it looks like it doesn’t bother anyone else, so maybe this won’t change, but I hope it’ll at least be reconsidered.

Great podcast!

By Popparedpill - Aug 05 2016
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Thanks for all the fantastic topics and interesting guests! Loved the White Isles