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A weekly podcast series examining great political revolutions, hosted by Mike Duncan. The series will encompass 8-12 of the biggest revolutions throughout history in 12-15 episodes, including the English, American, French, Haitian, 1848, Mexican, Russian, Chinese, and Cuban revolutions.

A weekly podcast series examining great political revolutions, hosted by Mike Duncan. The series will encompass 8-12 of the biggest revolutions throughout history in 12-15 episodes, including the English, American, French, Haitian, 1848, Mexican, Russian, Chinese, and Cuban revolutions.
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Madison, WI

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A weekly podcast series examining great political revolutions, hosted by Mike Duncan. The series will encompass 8-12 of the biggest revolutions throughout history in 12-15 episodes, including the English, American, French, Haitian, 1848, Mexican, Russian, Chinese, and Cuban revolutions.

Language:

English


Episodes

SBTS Epilogue- The Failure of the Sullan Constitution

10/16/2018
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Sulla died believing he had saved the Roman Republic. Boy was he ever wrong. Can you do any better? Can You Save The Roman Republic? Check out the book: thestormbeforethestorm.com

Duration:00:37:41

9.09- The Tiger

10/14/2018
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In the spring of 1911, Francisco Madero unleashed the tiger. Let's see if he can control it. Choose Your Own Adventure Game: Can You Save The Republic? Tour Dates! Oct 15 -- Toronto -- Ben McNally’s Oct 16 -- NYC -- The Strand Oct 17 -- Nashville -- Parnassus Books Oct 18 -- Atlanta -- The Carter Library (hosted by A Capella Books)

Duration:00:39:24

9.08- The Plan of San Luis

10/8/2018
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Francisco Madero had a plan, but it didn't really work. Choose Your Own Adventure Game: Can You Save The Republic? Tour Dates! Oct 15 -- Toronto -- Ben McNally’s Oct 16 -- NYC -- The Strand Oct 17 -- Nashville -- Parnassus Books Oct 18 -- Atlanta -- The Carter Library (hosted by A Capella Books) Come! It's fun! Sponsor: Casper.com/revolutions

Duration:00:39:00

9.07- Morelos

9/23/2018
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Welcome to Morelos. I'd like to introduce you to your host, Emiliano Zapata. Sponsor: HelloFresh.com/revolutions60 Tour Dates! Oct 15 -- Toronto -- Ben McNally’s Oct 16 -- NYC -- The Strand Oct 17 -- Nashville -- Parnassus Books Oct 18 -- Atlanta -- The Carter Library (hosted by A Capella Books) Come! It's fun!

Duration:00:37:11

9.06- The Presidential Succession of 1910

9/17/2018
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After Porfirio Diaz said he welcomed a democratic opposition, many foolishly took him at his word. Tour Dates! Oct 15 -- Toronto -- Ben McNally’s Oct 16 -- NYC -- The Strand Oct 17 -- Nashville -- Parnassus Books Oct 18 -- Atlanta -- The Carter Library (hosted by A Capella Books) Come! It's fun! Sponsor: harrys.com/revolutions

Duration:00:39:49

9.05- The Creelman Interview

9/10/2018
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Just as Mexico was being kicked around by an economic crisis, Porfirio Diaz dropped a political bombshell. Sponsor: casper.com/revolutions

Duration:00:39:57

9.04- The Porfiriato

9/2/2018
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Porfirio Diaz ruled Mexico for so long they named a whole section of Mexican history after him. Sponsor: harrys.com/revolutions

Duration:00:39:51

9.03- Mexico

8/26/2018
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In the years after independence, Mexico was a bit unstable. Sponsor: Audible.com/revolutions.

Duration:00:46:57

9.02- The Cry of Dolores

8/19/2018
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In 1810, Father Hidalgo let forth the Cry of Dolores.

Duration:00:46:40

9.01- New Spain

8/12/2018
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Just by way of refresher, since I know everyone took such good notes during episode 5.1 and 5.2 sponsor: Harrys.com/revolutions

Duration:00:36:32

8.8- The Bloody Week

6/24/2018
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The last week of May 1871 was indeed a very bloody week. Sponsor link: Audible.com/revolutions

Duration:00:42:58

8.7- Year 79

6/17/2018
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🎶Tonight I'm gonna party like it's the year seventy-nine 🎶

Duration:00:33:42

8.6- The Commune

6/13/2018
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The Paris Commune was formally inaugurated on March 28, 1871. Unfortunately no one could agree on what that meant.

Duration:00:39:54

8.5- The Cannons

6/3/2018
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On March 18, 1871 the government of Adolphe Thiers attempted to seize control of the National Guard's cannons. It didn't go well. Fundraiser! revolutionspodcastfundraiser.com

Duration:00:39:41

8.4- The Siege of Paris

5/27/2018
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You know you're rich when you can afford to eat rats. Fundraiser! revolutionspodcastfundraiser.com

Duration:00:41:55

8.3- The Government of National Defence

5/20/2018
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In September 1870, everyone in Paris prepared for a siege. Some of them also prepared for revolution. Remember: revolutionspodcastfundraiser.com

Duration:00:40:51

8.2- The Franco-Prussian War

5/13/2018
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Napoleon III hoped a war with Prussia would save his Empire. Instead it destroyed his Empire. Remember: revolutionspodcastfundraiser.com Hardball Times Article: Shohei Ohtani, The Bambino, and Bullet Joe This Week In Baseball History: Episode 47 - Leon Day Plays Two Ways

Duration:00:38:23

8.1- The Second French Empire

5/6/2018
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First as tragedy, then as farce. Fundraiser: revolutionspodcastfundraiser.com Sponsor: casper.com/revolutions

Duration:00:41:52

2018 Revolutions Fundraiser Announcment

4/29/2018
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Phone Lines Now Open! Link: revolutionspodcastfundraiser.com

Duration:00:06:32

7.33- What the Heck Just Happened

4/29/2018
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Let's figure out what the heck happened in 1848 revolutionspodcastfundraiser.com audible.com/revolutions

Duration:00:40:21