Hosts sociologist Nick Lee and historian Jared Benson discuss modern and historical revolutionary theory and praxis.
The Mau Mau Rebellion
Jared provides a history of the Mau Mau rebellion in response to the brutal colonization of Kenya by the British.
14 Quotes From Anarchist Mikhail Bakunin
We discuss the theories of Russian Anarchist Mikhail Bakunin through 14 different quotes ranging from man and nature, idealism and materialism, on Karl Marx, Anarchism, Communism, and much more!
The Black Panthers – A Quick History
Nick provides a quick history of the Black Panther Party including the initial founding by Huey P. Newton and Bobby Seale, the appearance at the capitol building, why it's still illegal to open carry in California, their breakfast and other social programs, the Panther (NY) 21, the rise and murder of Fred Hampton, the Rainbow Coalition, the FBI J. Edgar Hoover and COINTELPRO, and more!
History Will Absolve me – Fidel Castro
We discuss and read an excerpt of Fidel Castros's famous speech "History Will Absolve Me."
We explain guerrilla warfare, or foquismo, as used by the Cuban Revolutionaries and described by Ernesto "Che" Guevara and Regis Debray.
The Cuban Revolution
We discuss the history of the Cuban Revolution led by Fidel Castro and Ernesto "Che" Guevara against dictator Fulgencio Batista.