Systemic critique and independent journalism with a materialist bent.
Ep 020 Climate Grief & Anti-Communism (feat. PACD Podcast)
PACD podcast crossover episode we cut it up with Peter and Ms. ACD about climate grief, anti-communism, self immolation, eco activism, the whales of Buddhism, gurus, going viral, Malthusianism, reducing your carbon footprint, end of history, degrowth, and more!
Listen to the PACD Podcast: anchor.fm/PACD
Watch the PACD Podcast: www.youtube.com/PACDpod
Very Important Documentaries: https://www.youtube.com/c/VeryImportantDocumentaries/
Ep 019 Homestead Fantasy: Slow Food & Back to the Land (feat. Alex Smith)
In this episode we talk to our guest Alex Smith of The Breakthrough Institute about his controversial article for Jacobin criticizing Alice Waters and the Slow Food Movement. We discuss romanticized agrarianism, cottagecore, urban agriculture, fantasy, feral hogs, conscious consumerism, big Ag, back to the land, small is beautiful, wholesomeness, degrowth, localism and more!
Read Alex's article: https://jacobinmag.com/2021/12/organic-local-industrial-agriculture-farm-to-table
Follow Alex on twitter: https://twitter.com/alexjmssmith
Fraud, Famine and Fascism: The Ukrainian Genocide Myth from Hitler to Harvard by Douglas Tottle
Ep 018 Cooperation & Collaboration: One Mankind (feat. Daniel Burke)
Alex and Fox talk to Daniel Burke, an activist with the LaRouche Organization and Schiller Institute. We cover topics ranging from the financial bubble, Malthusians, degrowth, The Great Reset, China's Belt and Road Initiative, beauty and reason, energy flux density, the unfolding of the universe - and more!
Follow Daniel on Twitter: https://twitter.com/Burke4Senate
Read about Energy Flux Density and Potential Relative Population Density: https://larouchepub.com/eiw/public/2014/eirv41n31-20140808/43-48_4131.pdf
"The U.S.-NATO Hidden War Threat: The Green New Deal" by Paul Gallagher
Ep 017 Debunking the 100% Renewables Myth (feat. Meredith Angwin)
We talk to Meredith Angwin, author of Shorting the Grid, The Hidden Fragility of Our Electric Grid and energy consultant. We chat about ISOs & RTOs, beating the peak, passing the energy buck, fragilizing the grid, the myth of of 100% renewables, baseload energy, energy fiefdoms and more!
As a working chemist, Meredith Angwin headed projects that lowered pollution and increased reliability on the electric grid. Her work included pollution control for nitrogen oxides in gas-fired combustion turbines, and corrosion control in geothermal and nuclear systems.
She was one of the first women to be a project manager at the Electric Power Research Institute. She led projects in renewable and nuclear energy.
Meredith's website: https://meredithangwin.com/
Ep 016 Patriotism and Public Land (feat. Andean Comintern)
In this episode we talk to Carlos aka Andean Comintern about American Patriotism, Land Back vs. Land Reform, Evo Morales, Buen Vivir, Degrowth and more!
Follow Carlos on Twitter! https://twitter.com/andeancomintern
Ep 015 How to De-Wetikoize (Feat. PACD Podcast)
In this PACD podcast crossover episode we cut it up with Peter and Ms. ACD about Greta Thunberg, indigenous wisdom, the R word, degrowth, and more!
Listen to the PACD Podcast: https://anchor.fm/PACD
Watch the PACD Podcast: https://www.youtube.com/PACDpod
Watch the new Space Commune film "Consumerism: Can we buy a better world?" https://youtu.be/0VbWe5SM9Lg
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