Up The Down Escalator is a leftist philosophy podcast for proles and plebes alike, promulgated by your favorite expert propagandists, Patrick and Brandon.
Utilitarianism and COVID-19
On this unique episode of Up The Down Escalator, we discuss utlitarianism--an ethical theory which aims to provide the greatest good for the greatest number of people--and how it applies to the way we're dealing with the current COVID-19 pandemic.
The Soviet Union
On this episode, we discuss the history of the Soviet Union. What drove its creation? What went wrong? What went right?
On this episode, we interview up-and-coming lefttuber Gutian about gender theory, the state of politics across the world, and her work as a YouTuber.
Gutian's YouTube channel
Liz or Bernie?
Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders are two of the most progressive candidates to run in a Democratic primary for POTUS in recent memory. Who should you vote for? Should you vote at all? We break it all down...
On this episode of Up The Down Escalator, we discuss Marxism, what it is, its popular misconceptions and what it means for the 21st century.
On this episode of Up The Down Escalator, we discuss the concept of "free speech". What is free speech? What are its limitations?