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The Dig is Daniel Denvir's Jacobin podcast on politics, history, and economics everywhere. Please support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=4839800

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The Dig is Daniel Denvir's Jacobin podcast on politics, history, and economics everywhere. Please support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=4839800

    Thawra Ep. 1 – Europe’s Imperial Juggernaut

    Thawra Ep. 1 – Europe’s Imperial Juggernaut

    Featuring Abdel Razzaq Takriti, this is the first episode of Thawra (Revolution), our rolling mini-series on Arab radicalism in the 20th century. Today’s installment sets the stage: European imperialism in the Arab Mashriq from the late 18th century through the early 20th.



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    • 1 hr 19 min
    Your Money Or Your Life w/ Luke Messac

    Your Money Or Your Life w/ Luke Messac

    Featuring Luke Messac on Your Money or Your Life: Debt Collection in American Medicine. An estimated 100 million people in the US are in debt because they sought medical treatment. Medical debt exacerbates poor and working-class people's physical and psychological suffering while undermining their financial well-being and freedom.



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    The German Question w/ Emily Dische-Becker

    The German Question w/ Emily Dische-Becker

    Featuring Emily Dische-Becker on how Germany became attached to a wildly narcissistic anti-antisemitism and Israeli proxy nationalism that have made it one of the most anti-Palestinian governments on earth.



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    • 2 hr 22 min
    Yemen and the Houthis w/ Helen Lackner

    Yemen and the Houthis w/ Helen Lackner

    Featuring Helen Lackner on the Houthis, the politics of their attacks on Red Sea shipping, and the long history of Yemen from British colonial Aden through the current civil war.



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    Buy Environmentalism from Below: How Global People’s Movements are Leading the Fight for our Planet at haymarketbooks.org/books/2101-environmentalism-from-below



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    Very Important People w/ Ashley Mears

    Very Important People w/ Ashley Mears

    Featuring Ashley Mears on her book Very Important People: Status and Beauty in the Global Party Circuit. Mears, a sociologist and former fashion model, explores the super-elite "models and bottles" party scene where beautiful young women and conspicuous consumption heighten the status of rich men.



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    • 1 hr 37 min
    Colonialism, Zionism, Sectarianism w/ Ussama Makdisi

    Colonialism, Zionism, Sectarianism w/ Ussama Makdisi

    Featuring Ussama Makdisi on how Western colonialism and Zionism exploited, exacerbated, and imposed sectarianism across the Arab Middle East. This is the SECOND of a two-part interview.



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    • 1 hr 39 min

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