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The Regrettable Century

Chris, Kevin, Jenny, and Jason

The old forms of the left are moribund the new forms are stupid. We're making a podcast that talks about the need to organize pessimism and develop a Marxist salvage project that might be able to cobble something together in time to save the world...A clean, honest, and unsentimental melancholy is required; we've cultivated one and would like to share it with you.

Recent Episodes

The Law is Bad; Cops, Courts, All of itOctober 06, 2019 Episode artwork The Future Has Been Canceled September 15, 2019 Episode artwork PATREON TEASER: The Red Jacobins and the Thermidor of 1921September 09, 2019 Episode artwork No One is Bored, Everything is Boring, Everyone is AnxiousSeptember 01, 2019 Episode artwork Dialectic of Defeat: A Collaboration with Red Library, Part II August 18, 2019 Episode artwork Dialectic of Defeat: A Collaboration with Red Library, Part IAugust 11, 2019 Episode artwork PATREON TEASER: Goodbye Lenin: Melancholic ThoughtsAugust 02, 2019 Episode artwork The Children of the Counterrevolution July 29, 2019 Episode artwork The Proper Amount of Bumming People Out: Pessimisms and Optimisms of Intellect and WillJuly 15, 2019 Episode artwork Scattered Thoughts on Melancholia and the Organization of Pessimism June 23, 2019 Episode artwork Marxism & Religion & Everything Else & Religion, With C. Derick VarnJune 09, 2019 Episode artwork PATREON TEASER: Many Roads To Socialism? The Early Comintern Debates On "Workers Governments"June 03, 2019 Episode artwork Neither Socialism From Above, Nor Below...but definitely SocialismMay 27, 2019 Episode artwork A Time of Monsters #1: Towards a Working Definition of Fascism May 12, 2019 Episode artwork Zizek v. Peterson: The "Debate of the Century" that We Deserve April 29, 2019 Episode artwork Not With a Bang, But With a Purge, a Split, and a Public Statement: The Death of the Micro-SectApril 22, 2019 Episode artwork Changing the City, to Change Ourselves : A Discussion on the Right to the CityApril 03, 2019 Episode artwork The Open Road to the Stars: A Discussion With Donald Parkinson of Cosmonaut Magazine March 24, 2019 Episode artwork The People's Commissariat for Gettin' It On: Sexual Radicalism and Liberation Under 20th Century Socialism March 17, 2019 Episode artwork Lawyerization and Its Discontents: A Discussion on Marxist Jurisprudence with Steven from Supreme Leap Forward (Part I)March 11, 2019 Episode artwork The Gang Gets Canceled: A Discussion About the Uses and Abuses of Identity PoliticsMarch 04, 2019 Episode artwork Against Those Fascist Creeps: An Interview With Alexander Reid Ross (PART I of II)February 25, 2019 Episode artwork Gothic Marxism and Marxist Romanticism: Horror, Witches, and Gothic Fascism (Part II of II)February 18, 2019 Episode artwork Gothic Marxism and Marxist Romanticism: Embracing All That Makes Us Human (Part I of II)February 10, 2019 Episode artwork Disagreements With the Unabomber January 28, 2019 Episode artwork