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Ep. 105: The Last Liberty Chronicles

featuring Anthony Comegna on May 7, 2019

One generation’s battles (or even wars fought over several generations, whole periods of history)—those battles should never define future generations.

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Ep. 102: What it Takes to be a Bankster

featuring Anthony Comegna on Apr 16, 2019

Americans thought they had slain the worst tyrants but it was up to heroes to stop the remaining monsters, who crept the earth in the form of bankers.

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Ep. 101: Edgar Allan Poe on Mushrooms and Men

featuring Anthony Comegna on Apr 9, 2019

Edgar Allen Poe was no Locofoco sympathizer, but he did tell a tale about class struggle much different than the ones we have discussed before. 

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Ep. 100: Quakertarianism, with Caleb Brown

featuring Anthony Comegna and Caleb O. Brown on Apr 2, 2019

For our 100th episode, a regular guest on our show, Caleb Brown, returns to discuss his Quakertarian life.  

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Ep. 99: Mushrooms & Men

featuring Anthony Comegna on Mar 26, 2019

What is the basis of class status?

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Ep. 98: The Civil War as Corporatist Conquest

featuring Anthony Comegna on Mar 19, 2019

The Civil War was no clean contest between clear factions, no great battle between slavery and freedom, nor even a political war between the states.

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Ep. 97: Resisting Leviathan, with Nicholas Mosvick

featuring Anthony Comegna and Nicholas Mosvick on Mar 12, 2019

Anthony interviews Nicholas Mosvick to discuss the issue of conscription during the Civil War and its’ lasting impact.

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Ep. 96: Seward’s “Little Bell”

featuring Anthony Comegna on Mar 5, 2019

Seward’s “little bell” made for the perfect legend, whether he said the famous phrase or not. 

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Ep. 95: The Politics of the Confederacy

featuring Anthony Comegna on Feb 26, 2019

Conservative or not, the Confederates would have to revolutionize their approach to the war before they could ever hope to win it.

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Ep. 93: Freeborn John, with Michael Braddick

featuring Anthony Comegna on Feb 12, 2019

By trolling the English Court, John Lilburne helped reestablish all sorts of fundamental rights to the English legal tradition. 

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Ep. 88: The Secession Conventions

featuring Anthony Comegna on Jan 8, 2019

The complicated time of secession was defined by politicians’ desire to grab power in any way that they could.