Shooting arrows at an archer + landlord politicsWe talk An San, feminism, and misogyny. Plus, the terrifying end of the US eviction moratorium and politics as usual.
The Young Congee MarxWhat are people protesting in Tokyo? Why are Asian Americans mad about porridge? And a film about the Communist Manifesto.
Haiti and Cuba, COVID Delta, and Listener QsToday, we talk about the crises in Haiti and Cuba and the question of anti-imperialism; the Covid crisis among the unvaccinated and the fall wave; and …
An interview with Julie Anderson, a primary-care nurse and unionist in Montana
Steel, Care, PMCs: historian Gabe WinantAndy talks with historian Gabe Winant about his new book, "The Last Shift." Topics include: the history of capitalism and neoliberalism, the socialist …
Sports talk radio: NO-lympics + diversity "pressure" at ESPNThe CCP centennial, the Tokyo Olympics mess, and sports TV trash talk.
The Fight to End Single Family Zoning and the YIMBY/NIMBY/PHIMBY War with Darrell OwensListen now (83 min) | Hello! Today’s episode is about housing, the fight to end single-family zoning, YIMBYs, NIMBYs and PHIMBYs. Our guest today was D…
Click, buy, suffer? Plus listener questionsPiled-up container ships, the global supply chain, eco-fascism, Yang, Asian pessimism, and a teensy bit of optimism.
Recasting history and sports workers at SCOTUSAnother round of our professional feud (journalists vs. historians), provoked by two new pieces on how we talk about U.S. history. Plus, a good court r…
[Unlocked] Iyko Day: on Asians as capitalUnlocked episode from 5.7. Andy talks with Prof. Iyko Day about her 2016 book Alien Capital, which theorizes anti-Asian racism and the link between Asi…
Lab leak theory and "Who Killed Vincent Chin?" Jay, Andy, and Tammy talk Wuhan epidemiology and dissect a classic Asian-American documentary.
Chelsea Schieder on Comfort Women denialism, the Japanese Right, the Asia-Pacific, and Coed RevolutionChelsea Szendi Schieder, historian of Japan at Aoyama Gakuin University on fact-checking Comfort Women denialism, Japanese history, and Japanese society