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Red Library: A Political Education Podcast for Today's Left

Sep 21, 2020

We are joined in the Red Library this week by the OG of Leftist podcasting, C. Derick Varn, to read through Christopher Lasch's The World of Nations: Reflections on American History, Politics, and Culture.

In part 1, we talk the gaps in Leftist understanding of U.S. history, asylums, the history of feminist movements in...


Sep 16, 2020

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Comrade/Patron Gravesend Commissar joins the Red Troika Bois for a spiritual sequel to our Christopher Nolan The Dark Knight Trilogy patron-exclusive episodes to talk about Frank Miller's legendary comic series The Dark Knight Returns.

This is...


Sep 13, 2020

Part of Red Library's Lost Futures Series

Comrade Adam (a.k.a. Chairman Bane) joins podrades Remi and Niko from Cosmonaut's brilliant Ecology Cast series to discuss Kohei Saito's Capital, Nature, and the Unfinished Critique of Political Economy: Karl Marx's Ecosocialism from Monthly Review Press in 2017.

We discuss the...


Sep 7, 2020

Part of Red Library's Revolutionary Politics in Central and South America and Real Philosophy Hourz Series

We are joined by Comrade/Patron Brant of Houston Review of Books to tackle George Ciccarielo-Maher's Decolonizing Dialectics and get into some real theoretical ICY COLD TAKES in the library this week. 

We discuss...


Aug 24, 2020

DON'T YOU DARE CALL IT A COMEBACK. 

Part 5 of our Todd McGowan Capitalism and Desire: The Psychic Cost of Free Markets reading series is in full effect this week.

In Chapter 5, CC Alex leads us through a discussion on psychoanalytic approaches to freedom under capitalism, universals, and McGowan's use of the symbolic to...