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Red Menace is a podcast that explains and analyzes revolutionary theory and then applies its lessons to our contemporary conditions.

Hosted by Alyson Escalante and Breht O'Shea.

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Red Menace is a podcast that explains and analyzes revolutionary theory and then applies its lessons to our contemporary conditions.

Hosted by Alyson Escalante and Breht O'Shea.

    Demarcation and Demystification by J. Moufawad-Paul

    Demarcation and Demystification by J. Moufawad-Paul

    On this episode of Red Menace Alyson and Breht interview J. Moufawad-Paul about his book Demarcation and Demystification
    you can buy his book here: https://www.johnhuntpublishing.com/zer0-books/our-books/demarcation-demystification
    More of his writing can be found here: http://moufawad-paul.blogspot.com
    Video version of this episode:https://youtu.be/dUUq8Kwkw3I
    Next month, we will cover "The Civil War in France" by Karl Marx
    Support Red Menace and get access to bonus monthly content on Patreon here: https://www.patreon.com/TheRedMenace
    Learn more about the show here: www.RevolutionaryLeftRadio.com
    An enormous thank you goes to our Patrons, especially:
    Seth Walker @Ceseth on Twitter Dillon Bussard https://www.facebook.com/dillon.bussard
    Addington Publishers AddingtonPublishers.com (FB/IG:@addingtonpublishers)
    Anton Pannekoek
    Comrade Garlic Junior @garlicjunior (instagram)
    your continued support helps us put in more time and effort to work on improving and producing better and better content.
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    • 1 hr 25 min
    The Wretched of the Earth - Frantz Fanon: Colonial War, Mental Illness, and Psychoanalysis

    The Wretched of the Earth - Frantz Fanon: Colonial War, Mental Illness, and Psychoanalysis

    In our final installment of "The Wretched of the Earth" Alyson and Breht summarize, examine, and apply the lessons of the final chapter and conclusion of Frantz Fanon's masterpiece work.
    Next month, we will cover "The Civil War in France" by Karl Marx
    Support Red Menace and get access to bonus monthly content on Patreon here:
    https://www.patreon.com/TheRedMenace
    Learn more about the show here:
    www.RevolutionaryLeftRadio.com
    Outro music by Dave Riedmann
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    An enormous thank you goes to our Patrons, especially:
    Seth Walker @Ceseth on Twitter
    Dillon Bussard https://www.facebook.com/dillon.bussard
    Addington Publishers AddingtonPublishers.com (FB/IG:@addingtonpublishers)
    Anton Pannekoek
    Comrade Garlic Junior @garlicjunior (instagram)
    your continued support helps us put in more time and effort to work on improving and producing better and better content.
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    Our logo was made by BARB, a communist graphic design collective! You can find them on twitter or insta @Barbaradical. Please reach out to them if you are in need of any graphic design work for your leftist projects!

    • 1 hr 42 min
    UNLOCKED: Frantz Fanon and The Battle of Algiers (1966)

    UNLOCKED: Frantz Fanon and The Battle of Algiers (1966)

    This episode was originally released as a patreon bonus episode, but we have unlocked it for the public! In this episode, Alyson and Breht discuss the 1966 film "The Battle of Algiers", and relate it to the political theory of Frantz Fanon, author of "The Wretched of the Earth".

    Support us on patreon and get access to bonus episodes like this on a monthly basis: https://www.patreon.com/TheRedMenace
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    An enormous thank you goes to our Patrons, especially:
    Seth Walker @Ceseth on Twitter
    Dillon Bussard https://www.facebook.com/dillon.bussard
    Addington Publishers AddingtonPublishers.com (FB/IG:@addingtonpublishers)
    Anton Pannekoek
    Comrade Garlic Junior @garlicjunior (instagram)

    Your continued support helps us put in more time and effort to work on improving and producing better and better content.
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    Our logo was made by BARB, a communist graphic design collective! You can find them on twitter or insta @Barbaradical. 
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    Support the Show and get access to bonus content on Patreon here:
    https://www.patreon.com/TheRedMenace
    and here: www.RevolutionaryLeftRadio.com

    • 44 min
    The Wretched of the Earth - Frantz Fanon: On National Consciousness and National Culture

    The Wretched of the Earth - Frantz Fanon: On National Consciousness and National Culture

    In our second installment of "The Wretched of the Earth" Alyson and Breht summarize, examine, and apply the lessons of the third and fourth chapters of Frantz Fanon's masterpiece work. 

    Next month, we will cover chapter 5 and the Conclusion.
    ANNOUNCEMENT: We have hired Dave Jacobs to begin producing our videos! This is the second episode he has produced, so please check it out on YouTube here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cnsj7ESbvfA

    ALSO: Check out our patreon-only bonus episode for the month, where Breht does an audio-reading of Jean Paul Sartre's preface to "Wretched" and then Alyson reflects, and gives commentary on said preface.

    Check the bonus Sartre Preface episode out here: https://www.patreon.com/posts/sartre-preface-30527285
    Outro Song: "Strange Fruit" by Billie Holiday
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    An enormous thank you goes to our Patrons, especially:
    Seth Walker @Ceseth on Twitter
    Dillon Bussard https://www.facebook.com/dillon.bussard
    Addington Publishers AddingtonPublishers.com (FB/IG:@addingtonpublishers)
    Anton Pannekoek
    Comrade Garlic Junior @garlicjunior (instagram)

    Your continued support helps us put in more time and effort to work on improving and producing better and better content.
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    Our logo was made by BARB, a communist graphic design collective! You can find them on twitter or insta @Barbaradical. 
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    Support the Show and get access to bonus content on Patreon here:
    https://www.patreon.com/TheRedMenace
    and here: www.RevolutionaryLeftRadio.com

    • 1 hr 29 min
    The Wretched of the Earth - Frantz Fanon: On Violence and Spontaneity

    The Wretched of the Earth - Frantz Fanon: On Violence and Spontaneity

     In our first installment of "The Wretched of the Earth" Alyson and Breht summarize, examine, and apply the lessons of the first two chapters of Frantz Fanon's masterpiece work. 

    Next month, we will cover chapters 3 and 4, and in December we will finish off this text by covering chapter 5 and the Conclusion. 
    ANNOUNCEMENT: We have hired the YouTuber BadMouse to begin producing our videos! This is the first episode he has produced, so please check it out on YouTube here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cnsj7ESbvfA

    ALSO: Check out our patreon-only bonus episode for the month, where Breht does an audio-reading of Jean Paul Sartre's preface to "Wretched" and then Alyson reflects, and gives commentary on said preface.

    Check the bonus Sartre Preface episode out here: https://www.patreon.com/posts/sartre-preface-30527285
    Outro Song: "Shook Ones pt. II" by Mobb Deep
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    An enormous thank you goes to our Patrons, especially:
    Seth Walker @Ceseth on Twitter
    Dillon Bussard https://www.facebook.com/dillon.bussard
    Addington Publishers AddingtonPublishers.com (FB/IG:@addingtonpublishers)
    Anton Pannekoek
    Comrade Garlic Junior @garlicjunior (instagram)

    your continued support helps us put in more time and effort to work on improving and producing better and better content.
    -------
    Our logo was made by BARB, a communist graphic design collective! You can find them on twitter or insta @Barbaradical. Please reach out to them if you are in need of any graphic design work for your leftist projects!
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    Support the Show and get access to bonus content on Patreon here:
    https://www.patreon.com/TheRedMenace
    and here: www.RevolutionaryLeftRadio.com

    • 1 hr 44 min
    For A Revolutionary Position on the Negro Question - Harry Haywood

    For A Revolutionary Position on the Negro Question - Harry Haywood

    On this episode of Red Menace Alyson and Breht discuss For A Revolutionary Position on the Negro Question by Harry Haywood

    Full text here:
    https://www.marxists.org/history/erol/1956-1960/haywood02.htm
    YouTube version:
    https://youtu.be/ePM8XO4Jtm
    Rev Left interview with Dr. Rebecca Hall (Haywood's daughter) here:
    http://directory.libsyn.com/episode/index/id/11202395
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    An enormous thank you goes to our Patrons, especially:
    Seth Walker @Ceseth on Twitter
    Dillon Bussard https://www.facebook.com/dillon.bussard
    Addington Publishers AddingtonPublishers.com (FB/IG:@addingtonpublishers)
    Anton Pannekoek
    Comrade Garlic Junior @garlicjunior (instagram)

    your continued support helps us put in more time and effort to work on improving and producing better and better content.
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    Our logo was made by BARB, a communist graphic design collective! You can find them on twitter or insta @Barbaradical. Please reach out to them if you are in need of any graphic design work for your leftist projects!
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    • 1 hr 24 min

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