Episodes

Presidents are Temporary – Wu-Tang is Forever!

We discuss which Wu-Tang members would fill which cabinet seats in a Presidential administration. RZA is President, Ol' Dirty Bastard is Press Secretary, and Jared calls Redman a "sidepiece" 😬 :cringe:

Gulliver Traveled but We Weren’t Listening!

We discuss the scathing social critique in Part Four of Gulliver's Travels written by Jonathan Swift and wonder why more people aren't exposed to Swift's commentary on Western Society.

Biopower and State Racism – Michel Foucault

We discuss Michel Foucault's concept of biopower including biopolitics, anatomo-politics, and state racism as explained in the series of lectures "Society Must be Defended" and in "The History of Sexuality vol. Part Five Right of Death and Power over Life."

 

Resources

â–ºSociety Must be Defended: https://tinyurl.com/yxnst4b9

â–ºHistory of Sexuality vol. 1: https://tinyurl.com/qbpqjhl

â–ºIDEOLOGY, RACISM, AND CRITICAL SOCIAL THEORY: https://tinyurl.com/y6yufvwu

Power, Domination, Authority | Max Weber

We discuss Max Weber's definitions of power, domination, discipline, and authority, including rational-legal authority, traditional authority, and charismatic authority. â–ºSupport us!: https://www.patreon.com/revolutionandideology â–ºSubscribe: http://revolutionandideology.com/youtube â–ºTwitter: https://twitter.com/RevAndIdeology â–ºFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/revolutionandideology â–ºWebsite: http://revolutionandideology.com/ Resources: â–º"Politics as Vocation": https://tinyurl.com/y4h5b9m4 â–ºEconomy and Society: https://tinyurl.com/yylvhrkj

Governmentality – Michel Foucault

We provide a summary and explanation of Michel Foucault's concept of governmentality. We focus on the difference between the art of government and the science of the state, as well as the importance of the term "economy."

Is Trump Fascist?

We use Umberto Eco's characteristics of fascism to determine if Trump is fascist.