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Popular Front is a grassroots media organisation that focuses solely on war and conflict. We go deeper than mainstream news in a way that makes important war coverage accessible for everyone. The podcast focuses on the niche details of modern warfare and under-reported conflict.

See more at www.popularfront.co

Popular Front Jake Hanrahan

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    • 4.9 • 128 Ratings

Popular Front is a grassroots media organisation that focuses solely on war and conflict. We go deeper than mainstream news in a way that makes important war coverage accessible for everyone. The podcast focuses on the niche details of modern warfare and under-reported conflict.

See more at www.popularfront.co

    The Narco-Paramilitaries of Honduras

    The Narco-Paramilitaries of Honduras

    Today we speak to Jared Olson about the grip narco-paramilitaries have on the poor people of Honduras. 

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    • 49 min
    How a US Drone Strike "Legally" Killed a Civilian Afghan Family

    How a US Drone Strike "Legally" Killed a Civilian Afghan Family

    Today we speak to journalist Murtaza Hussain about the August 29th US drone strike that killed a family in Afghanistan. All of them were civilians. 

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    • 42 min
    BONUS: Monte Melkonian, ASALA, Leftist Militancy, and the PKK in Lebanon

    BONUS: Monte Melkonian, ASALA, Leftist Militancy, and the PKK in Lebanon

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    • 7 min
    Chile's Escalating Mapuche Conflict

    Chile's Escalating Mapuche Conflict

    Today we speak to Chilean filmmaker Pablo Sáez about the rapidly escalating armed conflict in the forests of Chile between the military and the indigenous Mapuche people. 

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    • 56 min
    Indigenous Resistance to Mining Corruption in Guatemala

    Indigenous Resistance to Mining Corruption in Guatemala

    Today we speak to anthropologist Ben Chang about recent clashes in Guatemala between indigenous resistance movements and the police, over nickel ore mining corruption.


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    • 50 min
    Lina E and the Anti-Fascist Militant Case

    Lina E and the Anti-Fascist Militant Case

    Today we speak to journalist Conall Kearney about the ongoing case of Lina E, a 26-year-old woman accused of leading a militant leftist group that ambushed several neo-Nazis in Germany with hammers. 

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    • 31 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
128 Ratings

128 Ratings

Ears akimbo ,

Brilliant podcasts

Only just discovered this. Amazingly good coverage of difficult corners of the world, especially in North East Syria and Karabagh.

SteveKGWT ,

Love the show

Great podcast, I started listening after hearing the Q Clearance podcast and Jake Hanrahan talked about Popular Front and the topics it covers.
Excellent show, i’ve told all the guys at work to give it a listen.
Cheers Jake.

Flick Harris ,

A must listen

Brilliantly put together & absolutely engrossing

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