Aux: Audio-on-Audio podcast is produced by Will Pflaum.
Aux 5: Should Martin Delany have been cancelled?
Martin Delany was the would-be founding father of a West African colony who secretly supported John Brown’s treasonous raid on Harpers Ferry—only to ally himself with Southern Confederates after the Civil War. Why did endorse a Democrat for governor? Should he have been canceled from history?
Aux 4: Idiotic Controversies of the Past
Looking into the distant past, we see people fighting over arcane differences. Are our fights any less trivial?
Aux 3: Warrior Culture
In this episode we consider Warrior Culture.
Aux 2: Moderates Are Dangerous
Edmund Burke (18th century) and Karl Popper (20th century) were two political philosophers who failed to see the danger of the status quo and moderation. Audio on audio.
Aux 1: Generosity to the Opponent
The principle of generosity in a debate or dialogue: don't ignore or mischaracterize your opponent's argument. In this podcast, we consider Churchill and the Bengal famine of 1943-44 versus Stalin and collectivization. Here are some of the sources we consider:
Gandhi & Churchill: The Epic Rivalry That Destroyed an Empire and Forged Our Age Arthur Herman 2008 - A History of British India
By: The Great Courses, Hayden J. Bellenoit 2017 - Churchill's Secret War: The British Empire and the Ravaging of India During World War II
Book by Madhusree Mukerjee - Rise and Fall of the British Empire
Patrick N. Allitt - Churchill, J. Rufus Fears - Churchill, Paul Johnson/Simon Prebble - David Stafford - Roosevelt & Churchill - Stalin New Biography of a Dictator by Oleg V. Khlevniuk- Churchill Walking with Destiny (Audiobook) - Shashi Tharoor - Inglorious Empire_What the British Did to India - 2018
Federal Reserve Main Street Lending
A call about the Federal Reserve's Main Street lending program.