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47 - SCOTUS v. Democracy & What Beats Fascism ft. Harvey Kaye (Jul 11th, 2018)

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Michael breaks down the events in Brazil, the Pink Tide in South America, and the crew examines the importance of an international Left-movement. 

Shoutout to the UK who celebrated 70 years of the NHS and Jeremy Cor...

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46 - Ocasio-Cortez's Winning Socialism & WTF John Oliver w/ Jake Flores & Briahna Joy Gray (Jul 4th, 2018)

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We break down the meaning of Mexico’s presidential election and the embarrassing way John Oliver covers Latin America.

Shoutout to all of the mobilizations last week against ICE. 

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*Unlocked* 45 - Postgame - ft. Bhaskar Sunkara (Jun 26th, 2018)

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Unlocked - 40(P) - The US Bureaucracy of Immigrant Terror ft. Stephen Robbins (Jun 24th, 2018)

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Immigration Attorney Stephen Robbins (@YakimaAbogado) joins us to discuss what the modern legal environment for immigration really like, from Bush/Obama years and the Trump years. How certain harshness in the system was softened under Obama, but how other harsh measures were introduced to bolster Obama's bona fides. How the racial motivations of immi...

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45 - Jail ICE & Is Elon Musk A Socialist? ft. Will EQ and Bhaskar Sunkara (Jun 20th, 2018)

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Michael frames the ongoing horror unfolding on our Southern border and then the crew debates the best strategy to address it.

Shoutout to activists in Portland for surrounding ICE Agency in protest of the agencies te...

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44 - Trump's North Korea Show Premiers & Deprogramming the Musk Cult ft. Mike Hanna & Cody Johnston (Jun 13th, 2018)

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Michael talks about the Singapore Summit between Trump and Kim Jong Un noting the important history of the Korean War and the possibility of peace.   

Shoutout to Women Cross DMZ for their fearless leadership and wo...

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43 - How Not To Do Identity Politics ft. Asad Haider & Alyona Minkovski (Jun 6th, 2018)

Shoutout to the Techsploitation Movement in San Francisco for their truly “disruptive” protest.  

Asad Haider founder of Viewpoint Magazine calls in to talk about his new book MIstaken Identity and identity politics today. 

David Griscom breaks down the recent changes to the Volcker Rule.  

Alyona Minkovski (@AlyonaMink) host at Real Vision joins us in studio to talk Pusha T. and Bill Clinton.

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42 - The Color Of Money ft. Mehrsa Baradaran & Felix Biederman (May 30th, 2018)

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Michael explains why we need to abolish ICE now. 

Shout-out to the voters of Ireland for voting 66% to repeal the ban on abortion in the country. 

Mehrsa Baradaran (@MehrsaBaradaran) joins us by phone to talk about ...

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UNLOCKED: 36(P) - The Black Marxist Tradition ft. Bill Fletcher, Jr (May 27th, 2018)

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Activist and organizer Bill Fletcher Jr. (@BillFletcherJr) joins us once again this week to discuss the black marxist tradition. How black marxism frees marxist thought from Eurocentric lessons. What a globalized Marxist project looks like. The importance of anti-colonialism to the left. Also, Bill goes into his problems with Black Panther.

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41 - Measuring the Intellectual Dark Web's IQ ft. Eric Turkheimer & Nida Khan (May 23rd, 2018)

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We revisit the intellectual dark web nonsense and lifestyle brand that Jordan Peterson is trying to create.   

Eric Turkheimer (@Ent3c) professor of psychology at University of Virginia talks about what IQ testing m...

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*Unlocked* Woke Bros - 2 - Class: Azalea Banks and Cardi B (May 17th, 2018)

On the second episode of Woke Bros, Wos and Michael, get to the heart of the class talk behind Azalea Banks attacks on Cardi B. Become a patron to get Woke Bros and all TMBS content https://www.patreon.com/TMBS

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40 - Justice Or Apartheid ft. Alison Hartson & Bhaskar Sunkara (May 16th, 2018)

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Michael makes the lines in Israel clear justice or Apartheid.

Featuring a new track by DJ Danarchy (@DJDanarchy) we shoutout Seattle’s city council who just passed a “head tax” on big business, to Amazon’s dismay.

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TMBS Organizes: Homecare Our Way ft. Brian Dymit (May 13th, 2018)

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Michael speaks with Brian Dymit, organizer for Homecare Our Way (@HomecareOurWay) and member of the TMBS community on how the TMBS discord assisted in coming together to fight for better wages for careworkers and guarantee care for people who need it.

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33(P) - Trump Shreds Iran Deal w/ Djene Bajalan (May 10th, 2018)

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Djene Rhys Bajalan (@djenebajalan), Assistant Professor of Middle East History at Missouri State, joins us for a special early edition this week on the Iran deal. What's Iran's response? What does this mean for geopolitics in the middle east? And what does this mean for the status of US diplomacy.

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39 - Bombs, Coups, and Local Elections ft. Glenn Greenwald & Julia Salazar (May 10th, 2018)

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6:59 Michael breaks down the destructive, reckless, and buffoonish, decision to end the Iran deal.

19:45 Shoutout to Bernie Sanders for introducing the Workplace Democracy Act.

27:32 Co-founding editor & columnist at The Intercept (@ggreenwald) joins us to talk about the contradictions in Lula’s corruption case, the revolutionary spirit of Marielle Franco and the importance of...

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38 - Kanye Has Thoughts On Slavery & Bibi Has Lies On Iran ft. Wosny Lambre & Briahna Joy Gray (May 2nd, 2018)

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In honor of May Day, Michael explains about the legacy of the union movement and new strategies for how we can build workers power and solidarity in the future. 

Shoutout to the Economic Fighters League who are working to reignite Ghana’s anti-colonial legacy. 

Wosny Lambre (@BigWos) host of Count The Dings & Uninterrupted’s...

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37 - Stomping Fascist Nerds w/ H. Bomberguy & Corey Pein (Apr 25th, 2018)

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Michael explains how capitalism fuels climate change and how we can work together to combat both.

Shout-out to NYC-DSA for bouncing Milo.

H. Bomberguy (@Hbomberguy) calls in to talk about the strange world of right...

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36 - Opposing Empire On the Left & Radicalized by Ben Shapiro? ft. Benjamin Dixon & BJ Sutton (Apr 18th, 2018)

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Michael explains how thinking about Syria without nuance has serious consequences.

Shoutout to New Zealand for banning offshore drilling.

Benjamin Dixon (@BenjaminPDixon) host of The Benjamin Dixon Show calls in to ...

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35 - Sam Harris Self-Immolates, Ezra Klein Paroled, & Smearing Corbyn ft. Doug Lain & Djene Bajalan (Apr 11th, 2018)

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We talk about the deep state coup in Brazil with journalist and host of Aufhebunga Bunga podcast (@AufhebungaBunga) Alex Hochuli (@alex_1789).

Shoutout to Cardi B for demonstrating more political knowledge than most political pundits. 

Michael talks with Douglas Lain (@douglain) about his new book Bash Bash Revolution.

Sam Harris is thrown in the pyramid for hawking ...

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29(P) - The Illicit History of Sex ft. Chris Ryan (Apr 8th, 2018)

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Christopher Ryan (@ThatChrisRyan), author of Sex at Dawn, joins to discuss sex and how human institutional knowledge naturalizes sex in unnatural ways. The problems with accepting monogamy as a "default." Responding to myths like sex is dirty or impure, about power, or about women getting resources from men. The radical changes the shift to agriculture had on how hum...

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