A leftist's guide to the conservative movement, one podcast episode at a time, with co-hosts Matthew Sitman and Sam Adler-Bell.
TEASER: West Coast Straussians and the "1776 Report"
A deep dive into the obscure ideology behind the Trump administration's last major act: "The 1776 Report." Subscribe on Patreon to hear the rest!
Did It Happen Here?
Is Donald Trump a fascist? Matt and Sam break down the long-roiling debate and, at last, provide some answers. (Sort of.)
TEASER: Storming the Capitol
Matt and Sam analyze the Trumpist "siege" on the Capitol building on our latest bonus episode. Subscribe on Patreon to hear the rest!
Masks Off: The Right in 2020
Matt and Sam look back at what 2020 revealed about the state of American conservatism, from rightwing intellectuals' deranged responses to the pandemic to Trump's desperate attempts to over turn the election results.
TEASER: Trump the Dove? (w/ Stephen Wertheim)
An excerpt from our latest bonus episode on Trump's 'non-interventionist militarism' and the future of American foreign policy — with Stephen Wertheim of the Quincy Institute. Subscribe on Patreon to hear more!
Why the Supreme Court Sucks (w/ the 5-4 podcast)
Matt and Sam are joined by Rhiannon, Michael, and Peter of the 5-4 podcast to talk about the rise of the conservative legal movement and the Supreme Court's assault on American democracy.