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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

Pashukanis and the Origins of Soviet Legal TheoryMarch 16, 2020 Episode artwork We Would Prefer Not To: Against a Politics of Catharsis- UNLOCKED March 02, 2020 Episode artwork An X-Ray of Socialist Yugoslavia: With Adam from Red Library (Part II)February 16, 2020 Episode artwork An X-Ray of Socialist Yugoslavia: With Adam from Red Library (Part I)February 09, 2020 Episode artwork Socialism Without Sacrifice and Other Fake Futures We are Against February 03, 2020 Episode artwork PATREON TEASER: On the Flinching of Cowards and Sneering of Traitors- Part II January 14, 2020 Episode artwork On The Flinching of Cowards and Sneering of Traitors: BONUS EPISODE! January 12, 2020 Episode artwork PATREON TEASER: Socialism In One Country- With C. Derick Varn: Part II January 05, 2020 Episode artwork Socialism in one Country, but Then Like all the Countries: With C. Derick VarnJanuary 01, 2020 Episode artwork Partially Automated Regular CommunismDecember 08, 2019 Episode artwork PATREON TEASER: We Would Prefer Not To December 04, 2019 Episode artwork A Time of Monsters: Part II- Marxist Theories of Fascism November 24, 2019 Episode artwork The Long Halloween: Year One of the Regrettable Century November 11, 2019 Episode artwork Anti-Communism Without CommunismOctober 23, 2019 Episode artwork 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