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The Antifada is more than a podcast. It’s a specter haunting the globe. It is the synthesis of the two most frightening things for the cheerleaders of this reactionary hell world, one ravaged by the unbounded savagery of capital and its states: antifa super-soldiers and intifada; bash the fash and a global uprising. Be prepared to enter The Antifada Mindset. With Jamie Peck, Sean KB, and a rotating cast of guests. Support our show at patreon.com/theantifada twitter: @the_antifada email: antifadamindset at gmail.com

The Antifada is more than a podcast. It’s a specter haunting the globe. It is the synthesis of the two most frightening things for the cheerleaders of this reactionary hell world, one ravaged by the unbounded savagery of capital and its states: antifa super-soldiers and intifada; bash the fash and a global uprising. Be prepared to enter The Antifada Mindset. With Jamie Peck, Sean KB, and a rotating cast of guests. Support our show at patreon.com/theantifada twitter: @the_antifada email: antifadamindset at gmail.com
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The Antifada is more than a podcast. It’s a specter haunting the globe. It is the synthesis of the two most frightening things for the cheerleaders of this reactionary hell world, one ravaged by the unbounded savagery of capital and its states: antifa super-soldiers and intifada; bash the fash and a global uprising. Be prepared to enter The Antifada Mindset. With Jamie Peck, Sean KB, and a rotating cast of guests. Support our show at patreon.com/theantifada twitter: @the_antifada email: antifadamindset at gmail.com

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Episodes

Ep 67 - UAW Strike EMERGENCY POD

9/17/2019
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The United Auto Workers union is striking General Motors in the largest work stoppage since the same union struck in 2007. Andy and Sean jump on mic with an emergency pod to discuss the context of this job action, how the left might relate to the recent upsurge in labor militancy, and what labor history tells us about how to organize and win! Show notes: UAW workers on strike:...

Duration:01:02:49

Ep 66 - Make Way for Stoned Eros w/ Sophie Saint Thomas

9/11/2019
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Sophie Saint Thomas visits us to talk about Jamie's LA trip, hurricane sex, PUA magic, octopus weed, relationship bordigism, and Alexandra Kollontai's Make Way for Winged Eros Check out Sophie on Twitter: [@TheBowieCat](https://twitter.com/TheBowieCat) And read more of her work here: [https://sophiesaintthomas.com/](https://sophiesaintthomas.com/) Support our show by becoming a Patron at [patreon.com/theantifada](http://patreon.com/theantifada) And come see our live show with Pod Damn...

Duration:01:24:15

BONUS PREVIEW: Dart of the Deal

9/6/2019
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We cut out some of our favorite conspiracy theories from the Gladio episode, including New Criticism, Operation Bloodstone, the mysterious deaths of Francis Parker Yockey and Allan Francovich. Listen to the full episode by becoming a Patron at: [https://www.patreon.com/theantifada](https://www.patreon.com/theantifada) Audio taken from:...

Duration:00:01:15

Ep 65 - It's-a me, Gladio! w/ J. G. Michael

9/4/2019
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In this special crossover of Antifada, Proletkult, History is a Weapon, and Parallax Views we take a dive into the "stay behind operations" after World War II designed to protect Western Europe from leftist victory at any cost--including coups, assassinations, and false flag terror plots. Conspiracy theory? Nope! PARAPOLITICS. Bibliography: Phillip Welan - Puppetmasters Marcelo Laraquy - Lopez Rega Pasolini - What is this coup d’état? I know...

Duration:01:35:31

Ep 64 - Le Gay Jawns w/ Jasmine Gibson, Max Fox

8/28/2019
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Editors of PINKO, the new journal of GAY COMMUNISM, join us to talk about their kickstarter stretch goals, contents of the new issue, meta-pinkwashing, and space colonialism. In the second half of the episode we do a reading of their awesome editorial statement and Jasmine gives us a crash course in Philly slang. Follow Pinko on Twitter: [https://twitter.com/pinkomagazine](https://twitter.com/pinkomagazine) Help fund the magazine:...

Duration:01:20:34

Ep 63 - Ricky Martin Renuncia w/ Molly Crabapple

8/21/2019
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Friend of the show Molly Crabapple ([@mollycrabapple](https://twitter.com/mollycrabapple)) joins us to talk about getting arrested with a bunch of her fellow Jews at last week's Amazon/ICE protest, the Punisher logo, and the importance of antifascism. She then gives us an overview of the protests in Puerto Rico that exploded when now-former governor Ricardo Rosselló's ghoulish frat boy chat logs were leaked to the press. Asambleas! Flags! The nationalism of the colonial subject! Ricky...

Duration:01:18:06

BONUS - TikTok Is Praxis w/ Simone Norman

8/16/2019
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Simone discusses her viral "praxis" video. More irony talk, anti-intellectualism on the left, and the pitfalls of "normie socialism." We conduct a worker's inquiry into Simone's nanny job and her experience with Gen-Z, a group of kind and rational humans we are definitely not afraid of being turned into pelts by. Andy spills the beans about his online chess habit. BECOME A MEMBER AT PATREON.COM/THEANTIFADA TO GET THE FULL VERSION!

Duration:00:00:58

Ep 62 - Kill All Normans w/ Simone Norman

8/14/2019
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Actress, comedienne and commie organizer [Simone Norman](https://twitter.com/whysimonewhy) (a.k.a. #praxis girl) joins us for a chat. We recap the DSA convention in Atlanta including resolutions on open borders, sex work decrim, and "Bernie or bust," and the manufactured drama that was clap-gate. Plus: [Close The Camps NYC's](http://www.closethecampsnyc.com/) non-violent direct action, white supremacist violence and its connections to capitalism, and the uses and abuses of irony. You know,...

Duration:01:18:08

Bonus preview: Vampire Castle ep 2 - What We Do in the Shadows

8/9/2019
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On this month's episode of **Vampire Castle**, Leslie and Jamie talk about the TV series about the world's worst vampires, **What We Do in the Shadows**. Hear the full episode at [https://www.patreon.com/theantifada](https://www.patreon.com/theantifada) Intro: Intellectual Dark Wave - Vampire Castle Outro: Norma Tanega - You're Dead

Duration:00:01:53

Ep 61 - MKUltraleftism w/ Jake Flores

8/7/2019
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Jake Flores spills more tea than the Sons of Liberty and Sean and Andy tackle the Manson family, parapolitics, Googling MKULTRA, and Quentin Tartufo's new film, Hollywood Dreams Mostly based on Chaos: Charles Manson, the CIA, and the Secret History of the '60s by Tom O'Neil [https://www.littlebrown.com/titles/tom-oneill/chaos/9780316477574/](https://www.littlebrown.com/titles/tom-oneill/chaos/9780316477574/) FollowJake on twitter: [@feralhogs](https://twitter.com/feraljokes) For bonus...

Duration:01:13:03

Ep 60 - Sommartime Sadness w/ Leslie Lee III

7/31/2019
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Jamie is joined by Leslie Lee III ([@leslieleeiii](https://twitter.com/leslieleeiii)) from Struggle Session ([@strugglesesh](https://twitter.com/strugglesesh)) to discuss Ari Aster's feel good hit of the summer. They also wax poetic on Tool guys, the golden ratio as applied to Kamala Harris, and the virtues of quitting your job. Midsommar spoilers, obvi, so don't come crying to us! Check out Leslie's podcast at [patreon.com/strugglesession](https://www.patreon.com/strugglesession/) Support...

Duration:01:02:39

PROLETKULT 4 - Let us see them aliens! w/ MJ Banias

7/26/2019
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Socialist Ufologist MJ Banias exposes the truth about what's really going on at Area 51 and who the zoomer kyles are that claim they want to raid it. Afterwards he gives us an insider's look at the racism scandal within MUFON, the reactionary and liberatory aspects of paranormal phenomenon, and a hauntological deconstruction via Derrida of how UFOs are like communism. Get the full episode by supporting us at [https://www.patreon.com/theantifada](https://www.patreon.com/theantifada) More on...

Duration:00:05:56

Ep 59 - The F-Word Manifesto w/ Cinzia Aruzza and Tithi Bhattacharya

7/24/2019
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A discussion on "Feminism for the 99% a Manifesto" with authors Cinzia Aruzza and Tithi Bhattacharya covering socia reproduction theory, the practical shortcomings of vulgar class reductionism, and Ozy Fest 2019 Buy the book: [https://www.versobooks.com/books/2924-feminism-for-the-99](https://www.versobooks.com/books/2924-feminism-for-the-99) Closing music: Bush Tetras - Stand up and Fight

Duration:01:32:34

Ep 58 - Boys Chat w/ Chris James

7/17/2019
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Andy and Sean do a brocialism with Prank Stallone aka Chris James (@theCJS) joining to talk about screwing with GORKA and other right wing blowhards on the phone for the hahas. Thereafter we meander around a variety of topics including bike protests, RNC 2004 memories, the continuing Jeff Epstein affair, the escalating insanity of the migrant crisis, and the struggle against it. Become a supporter of our work at www.patreon.com/theantifada Follow Chris James: @theCJS Twitch:...

Duration:01:36:50

Ep 57 - Old Commune Road w/ Joshua Clover, M.E. O'Brien, Chloe Watlington

7/11/2019
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Jamie and Andy interview three contributors to Commune Magazine's Summer issue. First we talk to Marxish Rock Critic Joshua Clover on Lil Nas X and its transgression of the color line. Then we chat with Michelle O'Brien about the Queer Liberation march for the 50th anniversary of Stonewall, family abolition, and what life will look like on the Queer Commune. Finally we talk to Commune editor Chloe Watlington on climate change, personal tragedy and mourning, and the existential need for...

Duration:01:10:38

PROLETKULT 3: High Weirdness w/ Erik Davis + Black Mirror s5 review

7/3/2019
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Proletkult is a monthly semi-premium subseries of the Antifada that covers space, exobiology, the paranormal and parapolitical, futurism and sci-fi. In this episode we talk to Erik Davis on his new book that follows Phillip K. Dick, Terrence McKenna, and Robert Anton Wilsons shamanic tightrope walking between science fiction and reality. At the end of the episode Andy reviews each episode of Black Mirror Season 5. For Erik Davis's book, podcast, and archive visit: https://techgnosis.com/...

Duration:01:05:32

PREVIEW - The Reps Will Continue Until Vigor Improves w/ Chad Vigorous

6/28/2019
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@prettybadlefty returns to address past controversial statements regarding veganism, anime, cyclists, communism and 'class reductionism'. access this bonus episode and more at www.patreon.com/theantifada

Duration:00:02:11

Ep 56 - The Chadsplainer w/ Chad Vigorous

6/26/2019
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Who better to pummel neoliberal common wisdom than the tribune of the swoletariat, @prettybadlefty? We speak with Chad Vigorous about his ethnographic studies on white people music, the infuriating/depressing debate about what is or isn't a goddamn CONCENTRATION CAMP, and liberalism's tendency toward rhetorical chicanery rather than actually addressing the issues surrounding class and race in US society. CONTENT WARNING: electoral politics Check out Chad's excellent podcast The Discourse:...

Duration:01:37:27

PREVIEW - Real Crimethinc Hours Pt. II w/ Sophie Weiner

6/21/2019
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In the aftermath of Sophie's brutal Twitter ratioing (The Night of the Dirty Legs), Andy decided we should revisit the classic essay "Washing... or Brainwashing" from Crimethinc's in/famous 2000 book Days of War, Nights of Love. We discover that nobles are savage, washing your landlords' blood off your shirt is bourgeois and that deodorant is capitalism negging you. Mostly we are just sober and dumb and talking about eating human shit. To access this bonus and more, become a patron at...

Duration:00:02:30

Ep 55 - Power to the PLUR-letariat w/ Sophie Weiner

6/19/2019
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Sophie Weiner, night-editor of Splinter News and displaced poster, was back in NYC for a bit. We got her in studio to talk about politics in Australia and other oddities... for example, something good happened in Albany for once! We were also gifted with another lovely morsel of #content from media power couple Bari & Bill Weiss-Maher. Mostly we had a fun discussion about electronic dance music (kids these days call it 'the raving') and how socialists can organize within the scene while...

Duration:01:21:16