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Oats for Breakfast is an eco-socialist podcast based in Toronto. We make political food for thought for all the world to consume. Mmmm!

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    • 4.8 • 20 Ratings

Oats for Breakfast is an eco-socialist podcast based in Toronto. We make political food for thought for all the world to consume. Mmmm!

    Announcement: November break

    Announcement: November break

    Oats for Breakfast will be on hiatus for the month of November. We'll be back again in December.

    The Patreon billing has been paused so patrons won't be charged this month.

    • 1 min
    Bonus: The Harbinger Media Network w/ Andre Goulet

    Bonus: The Harbinger Media Network w/ Andre Goulet

    Oats for Breakfast chats with podcaster Andre Goulet about the recently-launched Harbinger Media Network, an initiative that's bringing together left-wing content creators from around the country.

    Find out more about Harbinger here: https://harbingermedianetwork.com/

    • 34 min
    Episode 57: Defending the Common Good w/ Lisa Kowalchuk

    Episode 57: Defending the Common Good w/ Lisa Kowalchuk

    Oats interviews sociologist Lisa Kowalchuk about 'We Resist: Defending the Common Good in Hostile Times', a volume she co-edited. We also chat about the working conditions of nurses in Central America and about St. James Town Storeys, a Toronto-based podcast that Lisa co-hosts.

    'We Resist': https://www.mqup.ca/we-resist-products-9780228001423.php

    St. James Town Storeys: https://stjamestownstoreys.com/

    • 44 min
    Episode 56: 'Why Women Have Better Sex Under Socialism'

    Episode 56: 'Why Women Have Better Sex Under Socialism'

    Oats for Breakfast sits down to chat about Kirsten Ghodsee's 2018 book 'Why Women Have Better Sex Under Socialism: And Other Arguments for Economic Independence.' The discussion explores the nature of gender and sexual relations in the Eastern Bloc countries—the upsides and the downsides—while also considering how socialists should orient themselves to gender/sex issues in the present-day West.

    Support Oats for Breakfast by becoming a patron: https://www.patreon.com/oatsforbreakfast

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Episode 55: 'Capitalist Pigs: Pigs, Pork, and Power in America' w/ Joseph Anderson

    Episode 55: 'Capitalist Pigs: Pigs, Pork, and Power in America' w/ Joseph Anderson

    Oats for Breakfast chats with Joseph Anderson about his recent book, 'Capitalist Pigs: Pigs, Pork, and Power in America.' The book surveys the role that swine played in the making of American capitalism, from the colonial period to the present. You can purchase a copy of the book here: https://wvupressonline.com/node/780

    Support Oats for Breakfast by becoming a patron: https://www.patreon.com/oatsforbreakfast

    • 55 min
    Bonus episode: Memes, anthropology, and podcasting w/ Deathnography

    Bonus episode: Memes, anthropology, and podcasting w/ Deathnography

    On this bonus episode of the podcast Oats sits down with Henry, a left-wing content creator known as Deathnography. We chat about memes, podcasting, music, and anthropology.

    • 43 min

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