QAnon, white supremacists, Proud Boys, the alt-right...host Matt Binder guides you through all the conspiracy theories, far right groups, fake news, misinformation, reactionary movements, and more on DOOMED, a leftist politics and culture show for our terrible times.
148: The Storm is Here: Pro-Trump Mob Breaks Into The Capitol
On this episode of DOOMED with Matt Binder, we breakdown what happened in Washington DC on January 6, 2020 when a crowd of Trump supporters, bolstered by the president, broke into the Capitol. Matt discusses what went down, the QAnon conspiracy theories that led up this moment, the law enforcement response, and more! Plus on the patron only half of the show, Matt breaks down the conspiracy theories claiming antifa was responsible for the Capitol riot and Matt breaks down a brand new right wing conspiracy in real-time on the show. Plus, your questions, comments and more! Support the show: http://www.patreon.com/mattbinder
147: Georgia Senate Runoff Election Night Live Result Show
It's a special election night episode of DOOMED with Matt Binder! Matt breaks down the races: Warnock vs. Loeffler and Ossoff vs. Purdue, the Stop the Steal Rally in DC on Wednesday, what's next for the show, and more! Support the show: http://www.patreon.com/mattbinder
146: 2020: The Hell Year in Review
It's the last episode of DOOMED with Matt Binder of 2020. On this epside, Matt discusses some of the biggest events of the year (COVID-19 pandemic, Black Lives Matter protests, west coast wildfires, misinformation, the presidential election) while also contending with a terrible internet connection...the perfect way to end 2020 and welcome 2021. (From the 12/29/20 livestream) Support the show: http://www.patreon.com/mattbinder
145: Decentralized Web of Hate: Peer-to-Peer & White Supremacy (w/ Emmi Bevensee)
Emmi Bevensee of Rebellious Data joins DOOMED with Matt Binder to discuss how white supremacists, neo-Nazis, and misinformation peddlers are using peer-to-peer technology to continue spreading their hateful beliefs even after being deplatformed from the big tech companies. We breakdown what P2P is, the various tech being used, is BitChute really peer-to-peer?, and much more! Plus on the patron only half of the show: a new study on QAnon seems to confirm that 4chan Q is a different person from 8chan / 8kun Q, an update on the studio's progress, plus Matt drinks an at least decade old bottle of Diet Faygo Root Beer he got from an Insane Clown Posse show! Also your comments, questions, and more! (This episode is from the livestream on 12/17/20.) Check out Emmi's research: https://rebelliousdata.com/p2p/ . Support the show: http://www.patreon.com/mattbinder
Who Funds The Federalist? Now We Know. (w/ Alex Kotch)
Reporter Alex Kotch of The Center for Media and Democracy and co-host of Guilded Age podcast joins us on an *emergency* episode of the show to discuss his just published piece (partially) solving the mystery about who funds the right wing website, The Federalist. Alex and Matt break down what The Federalist is, who has just been unveiled as its funders, and the connection to VDare and their brand new white supremacist castle. Also, Alex tells us about his new project for leftist media, OptOut. Plus on the patron half of the show: Matt gives a tour of his new "studio," the drama with Twitch streamer Destiny, plus your questions, comments and more! Read Alex's piece: https://www.exposedbycmd.org/2020/12/09/who-funds-the-federalist-finally-we-know/ . Support the show: http://www.patreon.com/mattbinder
143: Mainstreaming Q: How QAnon Infiltrated the Wellness and Yoga Communities (w/ Rachel Greenspan)
Journalist Rachel Greenspan of Insider joins DOOMED with Matt Binder to discuss how QAnon broke out of right wing imageboards and blogs into the mainstream cultures like the yoga and health and wellness communities, the coronavirus pandemic's role in QAnon's growth, and more! Plus on the patron half of the show: callers from Chile, Jamaica, and Canada tell us how QAnon conspiracy theories are spreading in their country. Also: a clip showcasing the "accidental leftism" of some people protesting the lockdown measures, your questions, comments and more! Read Rachel's article: https://www.insider.com/qanon-conspiracy-theory-yoga-influencer-took-over-world-2020-11 . Support the show: http://www.patreon.com/mattbinder
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Excellent coverage of US politics from a leftist perspective & in particular the Alt-right & fringe
Matt Binder is an engaging host
A thoughtful and entertaining look at the various right wing conspiracies and personalities that have exploded onto the scene in the US in recent times.
Always informative and interesting. Great guests too.