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616: How Expensive was Roman Wal-Mart?

Solo episode. I talk about the Edict on Maximum Prices and Ancient Roman political economy.

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615: Dunking on Sports Team Owners (w/Abdul Malik)

Abdul Malik (@socialistraptor) talks about the political economy & politics of sports (mostly basketball)

Sorry if the quality isn't as good as it usually is, I'm in bad shape and can't spend much longer on the computer than I have to.

Abdul's article on the sports strike

Abdul's Writing

Recommendations mentioned in the episode:

Hoop Dreams
Lenny Cooke
The Eagle Huntress
The Game is not a Game
abdulymalik.com
Peace by Chocolate

613: Debaser (w/Stephen Geoffries & Andy Palmur)

Got me a study, I want you to know

Slicing up time, I want you to know

Paying infinite money the second time I want an expert to evaluate the composition of my coins, I want you to know

Don't know about you, but I am une savante néoclassique

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612: Even the Nerds Say Fuck 12

Ryan (@handleOfRy) & Kris (@solidarity_goth) take a look at how Brookings Institute thinks we should end police violence.

 

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611: Ghost in the Shell Company

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Correction: I mixed up zaibatsu with keiretsu. Pieter's definition was correct.

Transhumanism and the Broken Promise of Cosmic Communism

610: Spilling the Tea on Soviet Georgia

Ryan (@HandleOfRy) and Kris (@solidarity_goth) get into one of our classic, extremely specific topics: The history and political economy of the Georgian tea industry

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607: What if it’s D growth and it’s just for the fellas (w/yungneocon)

Ryan and @yungneocon discuss degrowth, sacrifice zones, and malthusianism. Plus, a bonus Mecha Madness minisode!

Show Notes + Bibliography

 

606: Back in my day, a dollar only cost a nickel

Ryan (@handleofry) and Corey (@f_a_r_t_s) discuss Capital as Power and Capital

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605: Crazy Ryan’s Discount IV Bag Super Sale (feat. Zalin)

I interview Zalin, who works in the medical supplies industry.

603: In Cute Hell

Soyboi of the Deep (@halfasstroknot) joins me to talk about In-Q-Tel, the CIA's investment arm, the Predator drone's origins in trying to crush the Sandinistas, and one way to avoid their all-seeing eye.

Don't forget about our Five Star Stories livestream, 29 February at 7PM EST!

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