Search Results for: Thaddeus Russell

August, 2017

  • 8 August

    [PODCAST] #508: A Weekend With Thaddeus Russell – The Live Interactive Podcast

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadOne of my favorite shows of all time. This was the final event of A Weekend With Thaddeus Russell, where attendees took the mic to share their thoughts, questions and appreciation. And we reciprocated. Participants: - Alex B. - Jay - Danny M. - Nelson A. - Kevin G. - Phillip F. Please Support School Sucks Our Amazon Wish List Donate With Bitcoin Or Join the A/V Club Support ...

July, 2017

  • 13 July

    [SUPPLEMENTAL] #502: Brett On Unregistered With Thaddeus Russell

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadThaddeus Russell has appeared on School Sucks over 20 times, but this conversation is unlike anything you've heard before. It was recorded at Thad's house in Salem, Oregon on July 5th, just hours after I got off a plane. And you know we're doing an event together in three weeks right? A Weekend With Thaddeus Russell begins August 5th in Salem, MA. To see the schedule, topics and ticket ...

  • 12 July

    [BONUS] Enhanced Version of Unregistered With Thaddeus Russell

    Unregistered Episode 15 (+ 50 minutes of additional audio) - behind the scenes, pre-show, after-show, and the wonderful alternate ending you didn't get to hear Direct link HERE

March, 2017

  • 28 March

    [BONUS] Steve Patterson Interview: How Would You Debate Thaddeus Russell?

    (AUDIO, 92 MINUTES) Steve Patterson joins me to discuss how he would approach a debate with Thaddeus Russell, or anyone who denies objective truth. Per listener requests, a conversation between Steve and Thad is in the works for the near future. In this audio, Steve responds to School Sucks Podcast #310a: Thaddeus Russell Q&A (Part 1): Why Libertarians Should Absolutely Be Relativists, recorded in 2014. I ask him how he would have approached this discussion. ...

  • 23 March

    [PODCAST] #482: Thaddeus Russell vs. Academic Conformism – Part Three – Audience Questions Answered

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadHistorian and Professor Thaddeus Russell returns for a three-part discussion about problems in academia and the challenges facing this generation of college students. What's new? Thaddeus has launched the first phase of his Renegade University. Listener Questions We Address: Peter M. - Is intellectual conformism among academics a purely academic problem, or does it extend into other social/intellectual spheres? How do we actively combat it, and what does he ...

  • 15 March

    [PODCAST] #480: Thaddeus Russell vs. Academic Conformism – Part Two – Does the Plot Thicken Or Is There Actually No Plot?

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadHistorian and Professor Thaddeus Russell returns for a three-part discussion about problems in academia and the challenges facing this generation of college students. What's new? Thaddeus has launched the first phase of his Renegade University. 1. Thad's Thoughts On the Work of Jonathan Haidt and generation-based explanations: - Trigger warnings, moral dependency and the helicopter generation grown up - Is over-parenting a class phenomenon? - Media proliferation and the ...

  • 8 March

    [PODCAST] #478: Thaddeus Russell vs. Academic Conformism – Part One – Beyond Black and White

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadHistorian and Professor Thaddeus Russell returns. And unloads. What's new? Thaddeus has launched the first phase of his Renegade University. The Effects of Intellectual Conformism: - Manichaeism in the minds of academics - Charles Murray and Middlebury College - Tucker Carlson owns college professors - Donald Trump's world and how the left gave it to him (fragility vs. repression) - Tangent: Richard Spencer Why and how Thad's thinking has ...

July, 2016

  • 8 July

    [PODCAST] #439: Thaddeus Russell – Renegade University

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadHistorian Thaddeus Russell returns to discuss the development of his new online university. We also revisit our past college experiences in an effort to identify what was missing, and what is needed optimize education in the future. Discussed: -how Thad discovered his aptitude -why academia attracts narcissists -the insularity of academia -the educational power of debate Also... -the positive impacts of the rise of Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders? ...

December, 2015

  • 25 December

    [CHRISTMAS BONUS] #398: Behind the Scenes With Thaddeus Russell

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadRecorded January 25th, 2014. Some selections from a recent Skype planning session with historian and author, Thaddeus Russell. Next week, we will start a history series largely based on his book, A Renegade History of the United States. Most of this audio is conversation about the "Progressive" control over schooling and society. Please Support School Sucks Our Amazon Wish List Donate With Bitcoin Or Join the A/V Club Your ...

September, 2015

  • 1 September

    [PODCAST] #371: Thaddeus Russell – Renegade Themes and Missed Opportunities In Straight Outta Compton

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadThaddeus Russell is back to discuss the recent N.W.A biopic, Straight Outta Compton. When I first read Thad's book, A Renegade History of the United States, I couldn't stop thinking about N.W.A, and when I finally saw Straight Outta Compton I immediately thought of Thaddeus Russell. I have also been rethinking my first appraisal of the film and its subjects; there was too much hero worship, and I felt ...

August, 2015

  • 31 August

    [BONUS] Thaddeus Russell Aftershow 8-27-15

    (AUDIO - 40 MINUTES) Thad asks Brett questions about The School Sucks project. He might soon be exploring the possibility of launching his own podcast. Also discussed: Thad's impact on School Sucks, Freedomain Radio, The Renegade History Course, Thad's podcast list, Brett's suggestions for a potential Thaddeus Russell podcast, the future of School Sucks

  • 31 August

    [VIDEO] Thaddeus Russell – What Can We Learn From N.W.A, #BlackLivesMatter, and Donald Trump?

    Thaddeus Russell discusses the problems with "respectability politics" from the 1970s to the present. This is a preview of podcast #371: Thaddeus Russell - Renegade Themes In Straight Outta Compton

  • 30 August

    [VIDEO] Thaddeus Russell – Reality Rap vs. Repression?

    Brett argues that by the year 2000, most hip-hop had deteriorated to pointless and showy nonsense with no real message. Thad disagrees. This is a preview of podcast #371: Thaddeus Russell - Renegade Themes In Straight Outta Compton

September, 2014

  • 30 September

    Podcast #310b: Thaddeus Russell Q&A (Part 2) – The Politics of Self-Interest

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadPart 10 in the survey series, A Renegade History Course. This is a live discussion with historian Thaddeus Russell, the author of A Renegade History of the United States. Thaddeus addresses questions and objections from the audience regarding our previous shows. Carlos Morales (http://www.truthovercomfort.net/) and Wes Bertrand (http://www.completeliberty.com/) are the co-hosts. Discussed Today: Most of the discussion in the second half of the Q&A is built off Ali's question: ...

  • 25 September

    Podcast #310a: Thaddeus Russell Q&A (Part 1): Why Libertarians Should Absolutely Be Relativists

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadPart 9 in the survey series, A Renegade History Course. This is a live discussion with historian Thaddeus Russell, the author of A Renegade History of the United States. Thaddeus addresses questions and objections from the audience regarding our previous shows. Carlos Morales (http://www.truthovercomfort.net/) and Wes Bertrand (http://www.completeliberty.com/) are the co-hosts. Discussed Today: Our entire discussion in this first half of the Q&A is built off Harold's question - ...

  • 23 September

    Full Video: A Contentious Q&A With Thaddeus Russell (Parts 1 and 2)

    Part One: Is there such as thing as truth? Objectivism vs. Relativism debate. Part Two: the non-aggression principle and the politics of self interest. The objectivism vs. relativism debate also resurfaces. A brief discussion of parenting and Thad's thoughts on Stefan Molyneux For School Sucks Podcast Episode 310 See all discussions with Thaddeus here: http://schoolsucksproject.com/tag/thaddeus-russell/ Co-hosts: Carlos Morales (http://www.truthovercomfort.net/) and Wes Bertrand (http://www.completeliberty.com/) Please Support School Sucks Our Amazon Wish List Donate With Bitcoin Or ...

  • 22 September

    A/V CLUB: Full Unedited Video of the “Behold A Dictator” Discussion (Parts 1 and 2), With Thaddeus Russell

    Podcast #297: Behold A Dictator (1 of 2) - The Brains Trust Part 7 in the survey series, A Renegade History Course. This is a live discussion with historian Thaddeus Russell, the author of A Renegade History of the United States. Antigone Darling of Sex, Lies & Anarchy co-hosts. Discussed Today: -Objectivism vs. Relativism -The organic connection between Nazi Germany and New Deal America -What is Thad’s problem with science? -How church and state destroy ...

  • 15 September

    Please Submit Questions For the Second Thaddeus Russell Q&A Show

    Check out all shows with Thaddeus Russell here Submit an audio question: Or leave written questions as comments below.

August, 2014

  • 26 August

    Podcast #305: Behold A Dictator (2 of 2) – Good Taste and Good Breeding, With Thaddeus Russell

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadPart 8 in the survey series, A Renegade History Course. This is a live discussion with historian Thaddeus Russell, the author of A Renegade History of the United States. Today's show focuses on the subservience of Hollywood and the press during the New Deal, and eventually moves into the genesis of eugenics in America. Co-hosts: Antigone Darling of Sex, Lies & Anarchy and Carlos Morales of Truth Over Comfort ...

July, 2014

  • 31 July

    A/V CLUB: Thaddeus Russell, Nuclear Families Out-Take (Podcast #297)

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadFrom Podcast #297 - Behold A Dictator (Part 1 of 2). Is the nuclear family a successful or necessary institution? If so, when did it work?

  • 10 July

    Podcast #297: Behold A Dictator (1 of 2) – The Brains Trust, With Thaddeus Russell

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadPart 7 in the survey series, A Renegade History Course. This is a live discussion with historian Thaddeus Russell, the author of A Renegade History of the United States. Antigone Darling of Sex, Lies & Anarchy co-hosts. Discussed Today: -Objectivism vs. Relativism -The organic connection between Nazi Germany and New Deal America -What is Thad's problem with science? -How church and state destroy community -Corporatism parallels between the US, ...

June, 2014

May, 2014

  • 26 May

    Podcast #288: Listener Q&A With Thaddeus Russell

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadPart 6 in the survey series, A Renegade History Course. This is a live discussion with historian Thaddeus Russell, the author of A Renegade History of the United States. Thaddeus addresses questions and objections from the audience regarding our previous shows. Carlos Morales of Truth Over Comfort Podcast co-hosts. Discussed Today: -the history of minimum wage laws -a MAXIMUM wage? -the relationship between cultural norms and the dependence upon ...

  • 12 May

    Podcast #285: Where Do White People Come From? (with Thaddeus Russell)

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadPart 5 in the survey series, A Renegade History Course. This is the fifth discussion with historian Thaddeus Russell, the author of A Renegade History of the United States. Discussed Today: The second part of A Renegade History of the United States, How White People Lost Their Rhythm, including the stories of Irish, Italian and Jewish immigrants, and how they were assimilated into American culture. Bumper Music: "I Wan'na ...

April, 2014

  • 20 April

    Podcast #279: Some Abolitionists Thought Slaves Were Too…Free? (with Thaddeus Russell)

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadPart 4 in the survey series, A Renegade History Course. This is the fourth discussion with historian Thaddeus Russell, the author of A Renegade History of the United States. Discussed Today: -Differing views on the 14th Amendment -W.E.B. DuBois, what happened? -Assimilation of free black people -formal culture vs. popular culture -Dan Emmett created black face out of envy? -who is the #1 consumer of hip-hop today? -the expectations ...