Season 3: 2020
Episode 67: Green Party Blues 2/1/20
The case for what he Greens do in response to Chomsky et al. Various counterfactual as well.
Episode 68: Ecosocialist Visions: with Julian Dante 2/8/20
Me and DSA member and comrade English teacher Julian cover the different Green New Deals: both Dem, green party, DSA, and opinions in the Green Party that point out a radical one still focuses on growth and jobs.
Episode 69: The 2 Lefts Show: with Sam Fein 2/15/20
Assembly Dem Primary candidate joins me. He’s a young progressive Dem and I try to mix things up. We then talk of regional environmentalism and cover our points of view. PS: he came very close to beating the incumbent.
Episode 70 : The Anarchist Option: 2/22/20
Duel Power projects in two cities, Direct action guide from crime think, why anarchism is important to have in the mix.
Episode 71: Primary’s End w/ Julian Dante 3/7/20
Julian returns ,Bernie begins to lose, we discuss other political systems we want. PS after Bernie quit Julian became despondent, then emerged to co-chair of local DSA chapter and protest the cops.
Episode 72: The Long awaited Shock Begins w Paul Smart 3/14/20
A Lockdown has been called. I reflect and cover views on dealing with crisis, this and climate change. Program Dir weighs in, we discuss Howard Kunsler and how the Doomsayers were always right.
Episode 73: Anticapitalist Virus Response 3/21/20
The virus and the lockdown goes into effect. I cover various responses to the crisis and rage against the system.
Episode 74: Strike Wave and the need for socialism 4/5/20
Strikes have broken out, Workers step up, the need for socialism is made clear as well as its form.
Episode 75: I Rant for the green party 4/24/20
Bernie’s out, and the movement for him proves co-oped or aimless, I cover Green sneers and preview whats next for Berners; PS: some come to the Greens, like future co-host Mike Walsh.
Episode 76: Greenwashing Debunk Part 4: Capitalist Bugaloo
Capitalist bullshit environmentalism and missteps, Big data has to be reversed, Animal rights; deep critique of service economy and lifestyle. Late appearance from program Director Paul Smart.
Episode 77: New Normals are Here Again: 5/13/20
Coverage of musings about the Pandemics deep impact, a reading from ‘Right to be Lazy’, various strategies going forward
Episode 78: Revolution in 3 Easy Steps: 5/30/20
A break down of Hypernormality, an assessment of recent History, The nature of resistance, a look at past political revolution, how we can do it again now.