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Radicalizing politics and combat sports. Multiple shows, one network.

Radicalizing politics and combat sports. Multiple shows, one network.

Location:

United States

Description:

Radicalizing politics and combat sports. Multiple shows, one network.

Twitter:

@southpawpod

Language:

English


Episodes

Southpaw Commentary: Atlantis vs. Kung Fu (Bonus)

9/29/2021
Find the alternative commentary, and help us make this our full-time job at: https://www.patreon.com/southpawpod

Duration:00:01:44

FS 107 – UFC 266 and Joshua vs. Usyk w/ Dan Tom & Jason Sargus

9/28/2021
Fight Study 107: Sam, MMA analyst Dan Tom, and MMA coach Jason Sargus discuss UFC 266 and Anthony Joshua vs. Oleksandr Usyk. We can't continue to produce important episodes like this one without your solidarity. There is no Southpaw network without your financial support. In return, not only do you help produce our shows but you also get access to more great content. It's mutual aid. Find our Patreon, swag, and other ways to support us at: https://www.southpawpod.com Find Dan on Twitter:...

Duration:01:34:04

FSPND – Truth, Propaganda, and MMA w/ Alana McLaughlin

9/23/2021
Today we have a very special Fight Study (106) and Pride Never Die (3) collaboration with special guest Alana McLaughlin. Sam and Carrion talk to Alana about her first MMA fight and what was going through her mind, how she's dealing with the backlash, her personal history and path to the military, how Afghanistan changed her, her thoughts on war, the pain of denying your truth, the healing aspect of martial arts, and much more. This is one of our most powerful and emotional episodes but does...

Duration:01:47:31

Southpaw Commentary: Longsword (Bonus)

9/20/2021
Find the longsword alternative commentary, and help us make this our full-time job at: https://www.patreon.com/southpawpod

Duration:00:01:14

FS 105 – Bloody Elbow, Triller, One, and UFC 266 w/ Victor Rodriguez

9/19/2021
On this Fight Study, we talk to Victor Rodriguez from Bloody Elbow to talk to us about Bloody Elbow, Triller, One Championship, and UFC 266. We can't continue to produce important episodes like this one without your solidarity. There is no Southpaw network without your financial support. In return, not only do you help produce our shows but you also get access to more great content. It's mutual aid. Find our Patreon, swag, and other ways to support us at: https://www.southpawpod.com You...

Duration:00:58:54

Southpaw Commentary: Sumo Techniques (Bonus)

9/13/2021
Find the sumo alternative commentary, and help us make this our full-time job at: https://www.patreon.com/southpawpod

Duration:00:01:12

111 – The Tea Master

9/12/2021
Rather than the "warrior," let's look at the tea master. We can't continue to produce important episodes like this one without your solidarity. There is no Southpaw network without your financial support. In return, not only do you help produce our shows but you also get access to more great content. It's mutual aid. Find our Patreon, swag, and other ways to support us at: https://www.southpawpod.com You can find Southpaw on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram: @SouthpawPod

Duration:00:10:05

Southpaw Commentary: Hakuho Shō (Bonus)

9/9/2021
Find the Hakuho Shō sumo alternative commentary, and help us make this our full-time job at: https://www.patreon.com/southpawpod

Duration:00:01:15

110 – The Olympics Disaster w/ NOlympics

9/3/2021
We brought on Steven Louis and Angel Martí from NOlympics to talk to us about how the Olympics is like a festive bomb that goes off in a city that harms the poor, the unhoused, and the environment. We can't continue to produce important episodes like this one without your solidarity. There is no Southpaw network without your financial support. In return, not only do you help produce our shows but you also get access to more great content. It's mutual aid. Find our Patreon, swag, and other...

Duration:01:06:26

FS 104 – Celebrity Boxing, MMA, and Pro Wrestling Update w/ Raphael Garcia

8/31/2021
On this Fight Study, we talk to MMA and pro wrestling writer Raphael Garcia about sexual abuse and racism in Brazilian jiu-jitsu, the crossover of MMA and pro wrestling fans, independent contractor status for WWE vs. UFC, new signings in AEW, WWE for sale rumors, recent UFC fights, how to score a leg kick, and the frustration of watching Tyron Woodley fights. We can't continue to produce important episodes like this one without your solidarity. There is no Southpaw network without your...

Duration:01:03:59

PND 2 – Detangling Pro Wrestling, Catch, and Politics w/ AJ

8/26/2021
On episode 2 of Pride Never Die, AJ from 2x2 Pro Wrestling Podcast joins Carrion to discuss queerness in combat sports, pro wrestling and it's shared roots with MMA, kayfabe and white supremacy in catch wrestling, and how politics is pro wrestling and pro wrestling is politics. We can't continue to produce important episodes like this one without your solidarity. There is no Southpaw network without your financial support. In return, not only do you help produce our shows but you also get...

Duration:01:24:54

109 – Fascistic Personalities and Cults Checklist (Replay)

8/24/2021
This checklist for fascistic personalities and cults was originally released as a bonus episode in 2019. It was rereleased in 2020 due to the rise of Qanon, conspiracy cults, and organized white supremacy. We're releasing it again as a regular episode in light of the sexual abuse problems in martial arts. This episode, unfortunately, is becoming a perennial resource. Please continue to share it with others. ❖ Many of us have questions about spotting red flags for fascists and cults of...

Duration:00:36:10

Sam Guest Speaking at MIAD

8/19/2021
Sam was invited to guest speak for Dr. Gregory B. Sadler's philosophy class at the Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design (MIAD). This is that conversation. We can't continue to produce important episodes like this one without your solidarity. There is no Southpaw network without your financial support. In return, not only do you help produce our shows but you also get access to more great content. It's mutual aid. Find our Patreon, swag, and other ways to support us at:...

Duration:01:01:19

FS 103 – Pacquiao, Paul, WBA, and Journalism w/ Ryan Songalia

8/16/2021
On this Fight Study, we talk to journalist and boxing writer Ryan Songalia about his writing career, the newest WBA scandal, prospects coming out of the Olympics, Brandun Lee, Manny Pacquiao vs. Yordenis Ugas, and Jake Paul vs. Tyron Woodley. We can't continue to produce important episodes like this one without your solidarity. There is no Southpaw network without your financial support. In return, not only do you help produce our shows but you also get access to more great content. It's...

Duration:01:17:02

Southpaw Commentary: Wilson vs. Smith (Bonus)

8/12/2021
Find the Don Wilson vs. Maurice Smith Southpaw alternative commentary, and help us make this our full-time job at: https://www.patreon.com/southpawpod

Duration:00:01:34

FS 102 – Liberation MMA w/ Maurice Shelton

8/9/2021
On this Fight Study, we have semi-retired MMA fighter Maurice Shelton to talk to us about being Black in MMA, life in Japan, and liberatory politics. We can't continue to produce important episodes like this one without your solidarity. There is no Southpaw network without your financial support. In return, not only do you help produce our shows but you also get access to more great content. It's mutual aid. Find our Patreon, swag, and other ways to support us at:...

Duration:01:30:18

108 – Examining Environmental Racism w/ Nadia Y. Kim

7/28/2021
We brought back sociologist and activist-scholar, professor Nadia Kim (episode 31) to talk to us about environmental racism and what that means to communities of color locally and for the Global South. "When we think of climate justice, we think of it as something out there happening to nature. No. We have to understand that people in the Global South and communities of color in our own urban centers suffer the most from climate catastrophes. We have to make that connection." We can't...

Duration:01:30:28

107 – I'm a Loser

7/21/2021
We turned an essay Sam wrote several years ago about what it feels like to compete into an episode. We can't continue to produce important episodes like this one without your solidarity. There is no Southpaw without your financial support. In return, not only do you help produce the show but you also get access to more great content. It's mutual aid. Find our Patreon, swag, and other ways to support us at: https://www.southpawpod.com You can find Southpaw on Facebook, Twitter, and...

Duration:00:22:29

1 – Pride Never Die w/ Fallon Fox

7/14/2021
What better way to launch an LGBTQ+ MMA show hosted by a Trans martial artist than to bring on the most famous Trans combat sports athlete in Fallon Fox. They discuss Fallon's love for martial arts, whether anti-Trans bigotry is worse when you're Black, and navigating MMA culture. We can't continue to produce important episodes like this one without your solidarity. There is no Southpaw network without your financial support. In return, not only do you help produce our shows but you also...

Duration:00:21:08

FS 101 – UFC 264 w/ Todd and Jason

7/13/2021
We brought BJJ instructor and judoka Todd Levin from Guardian Baltimore nonprofit gym and returning guest Jason Sargus to take us deep into the weeds of UFC 264. We cover MMA like comic book nerds talk about comics. We can't continue to produce important episodes like this one without your solidarity. There is no Southpaw without your financial support. In return, not only do you help produce the show but you also get access to more great content. It's mutual aid. Find our Patreon, swag,...

Duration:01:42:28