40 episodes

Nicholas Lorimer and Gabriel Crouse provide their own unique take on everything and anything going on in South Africa and the world at large, with a focus on history, philosophy and current affairs.

Getting away with murder in South Africa, Russian oligarchs, American elections and geopolitical strategy all feature in this unconventional podcast.

2 Crickets In A Thorn Tree SA Institute of Race Relations

    • News Commentary
    • 5.0, 18 Ratings

Nicholas Lorimer and Gabriel Crouse provide their own unique take on everything and anything going on in South Africa and the world at large, with a focus on history, philosophy and current affairs.

Getting away with murder in South Africa, Russian oligarchs, American elections and geopolitical strategy all feature in this unconventional podcast.

    The indispensable man, update on America and we welcome the future

    The indispensable man, update on America and we welcome the future

    Nick and Gabriel chat about a lesson from Roman history and what it says about SA today, we chat about where the American election is going and the future of energy production

    • 1 hr 4 min
    The source of all our woe: treating adults like children

    The source of all our woe: treating adults like children

    Nick and Gabriel chat about Gabriel's new theory that misapplication of family values is the source of all our modern social and political woes.

    • 1 hr 8 min
    All the craziness getting you down ? Why not try Mars?

    All the craziness getting you down ? Why not try Mars?

    Description: Nick and Gabriel go a bit off the rails this episode (even more so than usual) to make the case for why we should seriously consider the colonization and terraforming of Mars.

    • 1 hr 1 min
    2 Crickets and a cricketer in a thorn tree

    2 Crickets and a cricketer in a thorn tree

    Nick and Gabriel host their first guest on 2 crickets in a thorn tree, former Protea cricketer Boeta Dippenaar, to discuss his recent comments about Black Lives Matter the movement, and how he got drawn into the world of politics.

    • 53 min
    Judges who judge too much and the untouched saint of race nationalism

    Judges who judge too much and the untouched saint of race nationalism

    The crickets start with a weird case from the U.S supreme court which quickly devolves into a discussion of the importance of legislatures and then Gabriel takes down one of the saints of race nationalist thought.

    • 1 hr 8 min
    Has Fallism hit Princeton & what is going on between India and China

    Has Fallism hit Princeton & what is going on between India and China

    Gabe unpacks the why Fallists told him Mandela is Judas at UCT and why Princeton has stripped Woodrow Wilson's name. Nick takes the long view, perhaps India is where liberty-lovers should be looking for the Next Century.

    • 1 hr 16 min

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18 Ratings

18 Ratings

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