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Latest Productions

August, 2015

  • 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

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  • 30 August

    [BONUS] Worst Bits – Volume One

    A collection of segments from Puke and the Gang from Winter/Spring 2014. With Brett, Puke, Andrew, Nick and Dale. 1. "Dad Fights" 2. "Just Have More Self-Esteem?" 3. "The Aristocrats" 4. "The Jew, A Negro Live From Dunkin Donuts"

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  • 27 August

    [PODCAST] #370: The Trivium, Non-Violent Communication and Mind Control – A Response to Gnostic Media (Part 5 of 5)

    Tony Myers, Darrell Becker and I conclude our response to the Gnostic Media presentation called “Nonviolent Communication, Pt. 2 “From the Fabians, thru MKULTRA, to Today.” - #230 w/Bill Joslin. This was discussed at length in the School Sucks Facebook Group (link). Today we cover their presentation from the 22-minute mark to the end. This portion of the discussion covers the following: -Rosenberg and the roots of Non-Violent Communication -Riane Eisler and Second-Wave Femism -the concept of "domination cultures" -gender implications of domination systems -Secular Humanism and the Humanist Manifesto -Interdependence vs. Independence -Other types of activism "Deep Green Resistence" -Culling the male population, Terence McKenna -Cultural Marxism -the emergence of of "partnership cultures" -Problems with the primacy of conscious ...

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