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Teaser – PTO Extra! Owen Hatherley responds to listener questions

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Owen joins PTO to respond to listener questions on our recent discussion on Clean Living Under Difficult ...

Inflation Politics with Tim Barker

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Inflation is once again at the center of political debate. Dan interviews Tim Barker to put monetary ...

After neoliberalism w/ James Meadway

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. James Meadway joins PTO to talk about his forthcoming article for Open Democracy on the end of ...

How China Escaped Shock Therapy w/ Isabella Weber

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. How China rejected neoliberal orthodoxy and became the new workshop of the world. Dan interviews economist Isabella ...

The Revenge of the Real: Politics for a Post-Pandemic World w/ Benjamin Bratton

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Benjamin Bratton joins PTO to discuss his new book, The Revenge of the Real: Politics for a ...

The Revenge of the Real: Politics for a Post-Pandemic World w/ Benjamin Bratton

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Benjamin Bratton joins PTO to discuss his new book, The Revenge of the Real: Politics for a ...

Late capitalism at 20,000 ft. w/ Margret Grebowicz

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Margret Grebowicz joins PTO to talk about her new book, ‘Mountains and Desire: Climbing vs. The End ...

The Ruling Class with Doug Henwood

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Who governs? Upon closer inspection, the composition of the ruling class has undergone huge changes that are ...

Empire’s Workshop with Greg Grandin

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. The history of the United States is in no small part the history of US intervention in ...

Teaser – PTO Extra! – Jeremy Gilbert responds to listener questions on Labour and left strategy

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Jeremy Gilbert joins PTO to respond to listener questions on our recent discussion about the Labour Party. ...

Our History Is the Future with Nick Estes

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. The Dig is taking a break to play catch up this week and posting a favorite interview ...

Clean living under difficult circumstances w/ Owen Hatherley

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Owen Hatherley joins PTO to discuss a new career spanning collection of his writings, Clean Living Under ...

Climate Politics with Kate Aronoff

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Journalist Kate Aronoff discusses climate policy and politics and her book Overheated: How Capitalism Broke the Planet—And ...

Does Labour face terminal decline? w/ Jeremy Gilbert

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. With the prospect of another potential Labour by-election defeat in Batley and Spen next month, Jeremy Gilbert ...

Organizing DSA’s PRO Act Campaign

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. How ecosocialists formed a powerful coalition with unions to fight for labor law reform and why we ...

From the River to the Sea w/ Noura Erakat and Tareq Baconi

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Dan speaks with Noura Erakat and Tareq Baconi: an in-depth interview on Israeli apartheid and dispossession, the ...

On violence and on violence against women w/ Jacqueline Rose

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Jacqueline Rose joins PTO to talk about her new book, On Violence and on Violence against Women. ...

PTO Extra! Palestine – a new era of resistance? w/ Rana Barakat

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Rana Barakat joins PTO from Ramallah in the occupied West Bank to talk about the current humanitarian ...

On violence and on violence against women w/ Jacqueline Rose

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Jacqueline Rose joins PTO to talk about her new book, On Violence and on Violence against Women. ...

Gaza with Aya Alghazzawi & Issam Adwan

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Two voices from Gaza. The first of two episodes on Palestine this week with teacher and BDS ...

Hammer and Hoe with Robin D.G. Kelley

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Dan interviews historian Robin D.G. Kelley on his classic book Hammer and Hoe: Alabama Communists during the ...

“Cancel Culture” w/ Moira Weigel, Nikhil Pal Singh, Patrick Blanchfield

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. What is so-called cancel culture? Why has it suddenly emerged as arguably the issue in right-wing politics? ...

How China escaped shock therapy w/ Isabella Weber

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. At the end of the 1980s, China’s leaders came close to implementing the kind of economic shock ...

Big Ship Capitalism with Laleh Khalili

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Dan interviews Leila Khalili on Sinews of War and Trade: Shipping and Capitalism in the Arabian Peninsula. ...

Empire in the Philippines with Rick Baldoz

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. US empire in the Philippines, Filipino migration, labor organizing in the fields, and the nativist campaign for ...

New Pandemics, Old Politics w/ Alex De Waal

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Alex De Waal joins PTO to talk about his new book, New Pandemics, Old Politics: Two Hundred ...

Combat Liberalism w/ Olúfẹ́mi Táíwò, Mindy Isser, & Zachary Hershman

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Three thinkers and organizers on the much debated question of ultra-leftism post-Bernie 2020. Two texts that informed ...

Teaser – PTO Extra! Daniel Finn on Northern Ireland and the DUP's dilemma

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Earlier this month rioting broke out in loyalist communities in several towns and cities in Northern Ireland ...

Black Left with Charisse Burden-Stelly

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Dan interviews Charisse Burden-Stelly on racial capitalism, the history of the US Black left, and the US ...

Enoch Powell: Britain's first neoliberal politician w/ Robbie Shilliam

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Robbie Shilliam joins PTO to talk about his article, ‘Enoch Powell: Britain’s First Neoliberal Politician’ which appeared ...

Teaser – PTO Extra! “Global Britain” and the UK defence review w/ Paul Rogers

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Earlier this month the UK government published the latest defence review, titled ‘Global Britain in a Competitive ...

Asian America w/ Andy Liu, Jay Caspian Kang, & Tammy Kim

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Dan interviews the hosts of Time to Say Goodbye podcast on Asian American politics and identity. Check ...

HyperCurtisisation w/ Owen Hatherley, Juliet Jacques, and Alberto Toscano

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Owen Hatherley, Juliet Jacques, and Alberto Toscano join PTO to talk about Adam Curtis’s new BBC series ...

Counterculture to Cyberculture with Fred Turner

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. How the 60s counterculture went on to make the techno-utopian ideology that suffuses our techno-dystopian reality. Dan ...

Global Vaccine Apartheid with Achal Prabhala

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Astra Taylor interviews Achal Prabhala on emerging global vaccine apartheid: from the neoliberal turn handing the pharmaceutical ...

The entwinement of police and male violence w/ Melissa Gira Grant & Chardine Taylor Stone

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Melissa Gira Grant and Chardine Taylor Stone join PTO to discuss police and male violence and the ...

We Need the PRO Act with Jimmy Williams

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Why we need the PRO Act with Jimmy Williams, General Vice President of the International Union of ...

State of the Unions with Alex Press & Jonah Furman

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Dan interviews Jacobin‘s Alex Press and organizer Jonah Furman on the state of the labor movement. Sign ...

The Care Crisis: What Caused It and How Can We End It? w/ Emma Dowling

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. Emma Dowling joins PTO to talk about her new book ‘The Care Crisis: What Caused It and ...

Revisiting Racecraft with Barbara and Karen Fields

Your browser does not support the HTML5 audio player. We’re taking a week off to play catch up and posting an early Dig episode from the ...