This Is Hell!

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Synopsis

Long-form interviews with writers, thinkers and workers from around the world and across the spectrum of experience.

Episodes

  • 1312: When universities swallow cities / Davarian L. Baldwin

    1312: When universities swallow cities / Davarian L. Baldwin

    29/03/2021 Duration: 01h10min

    Urbanist Davarian L. Baldwin on the dynamics between urban universities and the communities outside their walls, and his book "In the Shadow of the Ivory Tower: How Universities Are Plundering Our Cities" from Bold Type Books. https://www.boldtypebooks.com/titles/davarian-l-baldwin/in-the-shadow-of-the-ivory-tower/9781568588919/

  • 1311: Turkeys fascist alliance / Max Zirngast

    1311: Turkey's fascist alliance / Max Zirngast

    25/03/2021 Duration: 01h16min

    Writer Max Zirngast on his article "Turkey Is Trying to Ban the Socialist, Pro-Kurdish HDP" co-written with Alp Kayserilioğlu and Güney Işıkara via Jacobin. https://jacobinmag.com/2021/03/turkey-erdogan-hdp-peoples-democratic-party-pro-kurdish-socialism

  • 1310: Ending endless war / Jonathan Ellis + brian bean

    1310: Ending endless war / Jonathan Ellis + brian bean

    24/03/2021 Duration: 01h08min

    Jonathan Ellis and brian bean on confronting US violence at home and abroad, and their article "Rebuilding the Anti-Imperialist Movement in a New Era" for Rampant. https://rampantmag.com/2021/03/rebuilding-the-anti-imperialist-movement-in-a-new-era/

  • 1309: Immigration under Biden / Karina Moreno

    1309: Immigration under Biden / Karina Moreno

    23/03/2021 Duration: 58min

    Urban policy and planning scholar Karina Moreno on her article "Joe Biden’s Immigration Reform Doesn’t Do Enough to Help Migrant Workers" for Jacobin. https://www.jacobinmag.com/2021/03/joe-biden-immigration-reform-us-citizenship-act

  • 1308: Lula, lawfare and antidemocracy in Brazil / Brian Mier

    1308: Lula, lawfare and antidemocracy in Brazil / Brian Mier

    22/03/2021 Duration: 01h04min

    Live from São Paulo, journalist Brian Mier reports on Lula da Silva's legal victory, pandemic politics and antidemocracy in Brazil.

  • ARCHIVE: Cindy Milstein on the revolutionary potential of death and grief.

    ARCHIVE: Cindy Milstein on the revolutionary potential of death and grief.

    15/03/2021 Duration: 38min

    From 2017: Writer Cindy Milstein explains how death and grief connect us to the collective nature of the human experience, revealing the potential for solidarity and compassion in the face of capitalism's commodification of the self, and showing us a new way of living together, right now, while we still have the time.

  • 1307: Thirty years of war against Iraq / Kathy Kelly

    1307: Thirty years of war against Iraq / Kathy Kelly

    11/03/2021 Duration: 01h15min

    Peace activist Kathy Kelly on the realities of war and sanctions for Iraq's people, the state of the anti-war movement and her article "Remembering the First Gulf War" for The Progressive, and in a Moment of Truth, Jeff Dorchen visits the Playground of Blood. https://progressive.org/dispatches/remembering-first-gulf-war-kelly-210302

  • 1306: The business of immigrant labor / Ruth Milkman

    1306: The business of immigrant labor / Ruth Milkman

    10/03/2021 Duration: 01h04min

    Sociologist Ruth Milkman on the dynamics of immigration law and low-wage work, and her new book "Immigrant Labor and the New Precariat" for Polity Books. https://www.wiley.com/en-us/Immigrant+Labor+and+the+New+Precariat-p-9780745692012

  • 1305: The abolitionist horizon / Mariame Kaba

    1305: The abolitionist horizon / Mariame Kaba

    09/03/2021 Duration: 01h10min

    Organizer Mariame Kaba on state violence, the possibilities of police and prison abolition, and her book "We Do This 'Til We Free Us: Abolitionist Organizing and Transforming Justice" from Haymarket Books. https://www.haymarketbooks.org/books/1664-we-do-this-til-we-free-us

  • 1304: The future price of water / Ray Levy Uyeda

    1304: The future price of water / Ray Levy Uyeda

    04/03/2021 Duration: 01h10min

    Writer Ray Levy Uyeda on her article "A Bleak Future for Water" for The Baffler, and in a Moment of Truth, Jeff Dorchen hears the quiet part loud. https://thebaffler.com/latest/a-bleak-future-for-water-levy-uyeda

  • 1303: The politics of public land / Nick Bowlin

    1303: The politics of public land / Nick Bowlin

    03/03/2021 Duration: 01h08min

    Journalist Nick Bowlin on public land management under the Trump administration, and his article "The Land Was Ours" for The Drift. https://www.thedriftmag.com/public-lands/

  • 1302: The struggle for Europe / Raquel Varela

    1302: The struggle for Europe / Raquel Varela

    02/03/2021 Duration: 01h05min

    Historian Raquel Varela on a century of capital, worker struggle and left movements across Europe, and her book "A People's History of Europe From World War I to Today" from Pluto Press. https://www.plutobooks.com/9780745341347/a-peoples-history-of-europe/

  • 1301: Fracking Appalachia / Sean OLeary

    1301: Fracking Appalachia / Sean O'Leary

    01/03/2021 Duration: 01h05min

    Ohio River Valley Institute's Sean O'Leary on the economic impact of natural gas extraction across Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Ohio, and his report “Appalachia’s Natural Gas Counties: Contributing more to the U.S. economy and getting less in return” https://ohiorivervalleyinstitute.org/new-report-natural-gas-county-economies-suffered-as-production-boomed

  • BONUS: Vernon Bellecourt Dec 1999 + Sept 2000

    BONUS: Vernon Bellecourt Dec 1999 + Sept 2000

    22/02/2021 Duration: 01h25min

    Two conversations with American Indian Movement leader Vernon Bellecourt from the archives. Really love these interviews. Chuck is laid up with back problems, please send prayers and/or muscle relaxers.

  • 1300: Ecology, energy and the state / Erald Kolasi

    1300: Ecology, energy and the state / Erald Kolasi

    18/02/2021 Duration: 01h08min

    Writer Erald Kolasi on his article "The Ecological State" for Monthly Review and in a Moment of Truth, Jeff Dorchen celebrates Fat History Month.

  • 1299: Chavismo and the people / Cira Pascual Marquina + Chris Gilbert

    1299: Chavismo and the people / Cira Pascual Marquina + Chris Gilbert

    17/02/2021 Duration: 01h14min

    Cira Pascual Marquina and Chris Gilbert on the dynamics of Venezuelan society, struggles on the communal path towards socialism and their book "Venezuela, the Present as Struggle: Voices from the Bolivarian Revolution" via Monthly Review. https://monthlyreview.org/product/venezuela_the_present_as_struggle/

  • 1298: Coloniality and Black citizenship / Sabelo J. Ndlovu-Gatsheni

    1298: Coloniality and Black citizenship / Sabelo J. Ndlovu-Gatsheni

    15/02/2021 Duration: 01h05min

    Historian Sabelo J. Ndlovu-Gatsheni on colonialism's legacy of dehumanization, the exclusionary nation-state and his article "Black Citizenship and the Problem of 'Coloniality'" for Black Agenda Report's Black Citizenship Forum. https://blackagendareport.com/black-citizenship-forum-black-citizenship-and-problem-coloniality

  • 1297: The coming anti-protest laws / Alleen Brown + Akela Lacy

    1297: The coming anti-protest laws / Alleen Brown + Akela Lacy

    12/02/2021 Duration: 01h14min

    Journalists Alleen Brown and Akela Lacy on their report "State Legislatures Make “Unprecedented” Push on Anti-Protest Bills" for The Intercept, and in a Moment of Truth, Jeff Dorchen empathizes with savages and samurai.

  • 1296: The long shadow of eugenics / Elizabeth Catte

    1296: The long shadow of eugenics / Elizabeth Catte

    10/02/2021 Duration: 01h08min

    Historian Elizabeth Catte on Virginia's forced sterilization campaign in the mid-20th century, the intersection of race, medicine and social control, and her book "Pure America: Eugenics and the Making of Modern Virginia" from Belt Publishing. https://beltpublishing.com/products/pure-america

  • 1295: Experiments in medium design / Keller Easterling

    1295: Experiments in medium design / Keller Easterling

    09/02/2021 Duration: 01h11min

    Writer Keller Easterling on new ways of seeing the world and its possibilities, and her book "Medium Design: Knowing How to Work on the World" from Verso Books. https://www.versobooks.com/books/3245-medium-design

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