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712: The Old Bear Hunter

Ryan, Abdul (The Off Court Pod) and una (Goth Angel Sinners) get together to watch and discuss a very obscure Japanese movie about an aging matagi hunter, his family, and his encounters with a man-eating bear.

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I've made the movie available for download via my google drive, we'll see how long it lasts. If the link stops working, you can DM me or get it for cheap at Samurai Video.

711: Yellow Dent Grey Goo (SLAS Ch. 8)

Ryan and Christopher (@itmechr3) talk Chapter 8 of Seeing Like a State

This is part 7 of a series. If you haven't listened to the previous 6 episodes I recommend listening to them first!

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710: Apparently Tanzanians Need Water?? (SLAS Ch. 7)

Ryan and yungneocon discuss this weird aspect of Tanzanian food culture.

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This is part 6 of a series. If you haven't listened to the previous 5 episodes I recommend listening to them first!

709: Golden Kamuy, pt. 1

Kris and una come on the pod to talk about the anime about eating brains, skinning human corpses, and looking at hot men, as well as the various ethnic minorities of Japan that the series talks about

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My brain was not working well enough to remember to ask for plugs, so

Check out Kris's fantasy novel series Dream of the White Stag and una's website anarchy.website

Episode produced by Casino Socks

Bibliography

The Conquest of Ainu Lands: Ecology and Culture in Japanese Expansion,1590-1800. Walker, Brett, 2001.

http://libgen.rs/book/index.php?md5=C9F3B0D7B2A50BF57DF92E598EF7039B 

Race, resistance and the Ainu of Japan. Siddle, Richard, 2014. Sheffield Centre for Japanese.

http://libgen.rs/book/index.php?md5=E01360362B90AFC487468919B4FFA1DD 

Beyond Ainu Studies: Changing Academic and Public Perspectives. Hudson, Mark; Lewallen, Ann-elise; Watson, Mark; 2016.  University of Hawai’i Press.

http://libgen.rs/book/index.php?md5=D5B2B32BBC2CFA2AB66C667E8F125BE4

708: Total (Sploshnaia) Collectivization (SLAS Ch. 6)

Ryan and Walk In discuss the CIA-sponsored chapter of Seeing Like a State.

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This is part 5 of a series. If you haven't listened to the previous 4 episodes I recommend listening to them first!

707: The Commons in the Antebellum South (SLAS Supplemental)

Ryan covers the intro to part 3 of Seeing Like a State and takes a slight diversion to read one of the sources cited in that section.

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706: Major General Headmaster Foreman Lenin (SLAS Ch. 5)

Franz from Doomer v. Bloomer joins Ryan to talk about Seeing Like a State Chapter 5, which covers Lenin's school teacher/factory foreman/military general conception of revolution.

Check out the Srsly Wrong Book Club here!

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Production by Casino Socks

705: The Deeply Uncool Zone (SLAS Ch 3 & 4)

Ryan and Tura cover chapters 3 and 4 of Seeing Like a State by James Scott.

This is part of an ongoing series, I recommend listening to the previous episodes if you haven't already.

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Also check out Vida's extremely good talk on childhood trauma

704: Fredo, son of Fredo son of Fredo (SLAS Ch 2)

Chapter 2 of Seeing Like a State, with Sam (@mathmansam)

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yungneothread on anti-semitism

Sam mentioned: Falguni Sheth, Towards a Political Philosophy of Race

703: Whoops We Killed the Whole Forest, but Rationally (SLAS Ch 1)

Ryan and Nate (@theRadicleLeft) of the Works in Theory podcast kick off a series about Seeing Like a State by James C. Scott.

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