10 episodes

"Left in the Dark" is one black progressive's take on a myriad of wide-ranging social, economic and political issues facing our country today. Never capitulating to the whims of neo-liberals and conservatives, our host isn't afraid to call out the failings of this so-called "democratic" capitalist experiment we call America. New episodes are released weekly on Thursdays.

Left in the Dark Podcast Left in the Dark Podcast

    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0, 4 Ratings

"Left in the Dark" is one black progressive's take on a myriad of wide-ranging social, economic and political issues facing our country today. Never capitulating to the whims of neo-liberals and conservatives, our host isn't afraid to call out the failings of this so-called "democratic" capitalist experiment we call America. New episodes are released weekly on Thursdays.

    Episode 9 | "Newton's Third Law (Part II)"

    Episode 9 | "Newton's Third Law (Part II)"

    A continuation of our conversation with our guest Eric S. from episode 8.


    Special Guest - Eric S. (IG: @eric.edge.x)
    36 Ghosts - 36ghosts.com (IG: @36ghosts)


    Find us - https://smarturl.it/leftinthedark

    Become a patron - https://www.patreon.com/leftinthedark


    Music - BRIO 1 by Sascha Ende
    Link: https://filmmusic.io/song/232-brio-1
    License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

    • 51 min
    Episode 8 | "Newton's Third Law (Part I)"

    Episode 8 | "Newton's Third Law (Part I)"

    This week -- Protesters being whisked away by unidentified feds in Portland; Ruth Bader Ginsburg and the future of the Supreme Court; Kanye's "campaign rally"; Mary Trump's book; John Kasich and the DNC; why we need Medicare for All right now and much more!

    Special Guest - Eric S. (IG: @eric.edge.x)

    "A Man Who Refused To Wear A Mask In A Store Was Fatally Shot By Police After He Stabbed A Customer" - https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/tasneemnashrulla/michigan-mask-argument-stabbing-shooting

    "Trump Wants Federal Agents to Invade American Cities. Democrats Aren’t Doing Much to Push Back." - https://www.jacobinmag.com/2020/07/portland-homeland-security-dhs-democrats

    "These Socialist Health Care Workers Are the Future of the Medicare for All Fight" - https://jacobinmag.com/2020/07/doctors-for-bernie-medicare-for-all

    "Report: Kasich to speak at Democratic convention on behalf of Biden" - https://thehill.com/homenews/campaign/508088-report-john-kasich-to-speak-at-dnc-on-behalf-of-biden


    Find us - https://smarturl.it/leftinthedark

    Become a patron - https://www.patreon.com/leftinthedark


    Music - BRIO 1 by Sascha Ende
    Link: https://filmmusic.io/song/232-brio-1
    License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

    • 1 hr 27 min
    Episode 7 | "Let It Go"

    Episode 7 | "Let It Go"

    This week -- updates in the Breonna Taylor case; Washington Redskins change their name; Trump forcing schools to reopen amid the pandemic; Biden/Sanders task force recommendations; addressing “cancel culture” among centrists and the right; the co-opting of the Black Lives Matter movement and more!


    Find us - https://smarturl.it/leftinthedark

    Become a patron - https://www.patreon.com/leftinthedark


    Music - BRIO 1 by Sascha Ende
    Link: https://filmmusic.io/song/232-brio-1
    License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

    • 47 min
    Episode 6 | "Yeezus, Take the Wheel"

    Episode 6 | "Yeezus, Take the Wheel"

    This week -- Kanye's "run" for presidency; big wins for Native Americans and environmental activists; first amendment violations in North Carolina; Trump's "culture" war; PPP Loan recipients revealed; COVID updates; QAnon Karen; mail-in voting and much more!

    "QAnon Karen" Video via The Young Turks - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dIXKluLB9jI

    NC State Board of Elections Website - https://www.ncsbe.gov/Voting-Options/Absentee-Voting


    Find us - https://smarturl.it/leftinthedark

    Become a patron - https://www.patreon.com/leftinthedark


    Music - BRIO 1 by Sascha Ende
    Link: https://filmmusic.io/song/232-brio-1
    License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

    • 37 min
    Episode 5 | "Your Tax Dollars at Work"

    Episode 5 | "Your Tax Dollars at Work"

    This week -- Kentucky senate primary race results; what it means to defund the police; the president and white supremacy; a big change to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau; Russia targeting U.S. and British soldiers; DC statehood; lasting effects of COVID-19; continued coverage of protests

    GUEST: Ebbin J.


    Find us - https://smarturl.it/leftinthedark

    Become a patron - https://www.patreon.com/leftinthedark


    Music - BRIO 1 by Sascha Ende
    Link: https://filmmusic.io/song/232-brio-1
    License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

    • 1 hr 25 min
    Episode 4 | "Black Owned"

    Episode 4 | "Black Owned"

    This week -- continued coverage of developments in recent police killings; major progressive victories in recent primary races; voter suppression in Kentucky; Trump's Juneteenth Tulsa rally.

    MAIN STORY: How COVID-19 has impacted a black-owned business with Special Guest Arnold Silver (Instagram - @silver_shots)

    Juneteenth - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Juneteenth

    "Coronavirus Expected to Wipe Out 40 Percet of Black-Owned Businesses" - https://www.theroot.com/coronavirus-expected-to-wipe-out-40-percent-of-black-ow-1843999079


    Find us - https://smarturl.it/leftinthedark

    Become a patron - https://www.patreon.com/leftinthedark


    Music - BRIO 1 by Sascha Ende
    Link: https://filmmusic.io/song/232-brio-1
    License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

    • 1 hr 1 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
4 Ratings

4 Ratings

Artmann1 ,

AWESOME

Amazing show!

Top Podcasts In Society & Culture