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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

9.17- The Occupation of Veracruz

12/9/2018
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In April 1914 the United States invaded Mexico. Get 30% off The Storm Before the Storm: Use 30ROME at Checkout Sponsor Link: audible.com/revolutions

Duration:00:37:14

9.16- The Legend of Pancho Villa

12/2/2018
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Was Pancho Villa an Avenging Angel, Robin Hood, or King of the Bandits? Yes.

Duration:00:40:42

9.15- The Constitutionalists

11/25/2018
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Let us begin Phase II of the Mexican Revolution... Sponsor: harrys.com/revolutions

Duration:00:41:30

9.14- The Ten Tragic Days

11/18/2018
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Actually it was more like 13, but who's counting.

Duration:00:35:16

9.13- The Plan of Ayala

11/11/2018
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After becoming President, Madero decided to alienate his old friends.

Duration:00:39:44

9.12- No Peace

11/4/2018
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After being elected President of Mexico, Francisco Madero enjoyed no peace.

Duration:00:19:41

9.11- Not Quite President Madero

10/29/2018
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In the summer of 1911, Francisco Madero was not quite President. And that was a bit of a problem. sponsor: audible.com/revolutions

Duration:00:40:56

9.10- Chickens Coming Home To Roost

10/21/2018
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How Porfirian politics helped destroy the Porfiriato

Duration:00:33:00

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