The Loopcast

6
Dec

GamerGate: A Case Study in Online Movements

Emmi and Alex discuss GamerGate.

The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour and show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour.

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30
Nov

Collecting, Curating, and Analyzing Primary Material From Extremist Spaces

Marc-André Argentino discusses the challenges of collecting, curating, and analyzing primary material from extremist spaces. 

The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour and show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour.

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22
Nov

The Legacy and Influence of Louis Beam

Kathleen Belew discusses the legacy and influence of Louis Beam on the modern white supremacy movement. 

Check out Kathleen's book "Bring the War Home: The White Power Movement and Paramilitary America" which serves as the background for this conversation. (BookShop.org)

Make sure to pick up "A Field Guide to White Supremacy" edited by Kathleen and Ramon Gutierrez. (BookShop.org

The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour and show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour.

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13
Nov

The Legacy and Influence of Tom Metzger

Amanda Rogers discusses the legacy and influence of Tom Metzger on the modern white supremacy movement. 

Please consider becoming a contributor to Amanda's Patreon.

Please read "Dismantling White Supremacist Infiltration of the Military and Law Enforcement" which served as a background for this conversation. 

The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour and show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour.

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2
Nov

The Influence of the Christian Identity Movement

Matt Taylor discusses the Christian Identity Movement as an influence on the white nationalist, white supremacy, and white power movement. 

Further readings for this conversation can be found below:

"Christian Identity's New Role On The Extreme Right"

"American's Secret Jihad: The Hidden History of Religious Terrorism in the United States" (BookShop.org)

"Tabernacle of Hate: Seduction into Right-Wing Extremism" (BookShop.org)

"Religion and the Racist Right: The Origins of the Christian Identity Movement" (BookShop.org)

The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour and show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour.

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18
Oct

Mosul and the Islamic State

Omar Mohammed and Haroro Ingram discuss their podcast "Mosul and the Islamic State."

The podcast is part of the George Washington University's Program on Extremism.

You can follow @MosulPodcast for more updates and insight. 

The interview today was conducted by Chelsea Daymon, and the show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour.

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13
Oct

The American War in Afghanistan: A History

Dr. Carter Malkasian discusses his latest book "The American War in Afghanistan: A History." You can purchase a copy from Amazon or Bookshop

We also touched on Carter's previous book on Afghanistan: "War Comes to Garmser: Thirty Years of Conflict on the Afghan Frontier." You can purchase a copy from Amazon or Bookshop

The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour and show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour.

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29
Sep

Talking to Extremists

Shannon Foley Martinez discusses how to talk to extremists and people in otherwise hateful spaces. 

During the episode we touched on accessing trauma and resilience using ACE scores, you can find a walk-through of it here

Shannon has a Patreon which you should donate to. 

The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour and show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour.

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17
Sep

The Storm Is Upon Us

Mike Rothschild discusses his new book "The Storm Is Upon Us: How QAnon Became a Movement, Cult, and Conspiracy Theory of Everything." 

You can purchase a copy of Mike's book from Amazon or Bookshop.org

The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour and show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour.

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14
Sep

A Paler Shade of White: Identity & In-group Critique in James Mason‘s Siege

J.M. Berger discusses his paper "A Paler Shade of White: Identity & In-group Critique in James Mason's Siege."

The root of this discussion can be found in J.M.'s book Extremism which you can purchase from here or here.

The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour and show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour.

If you have enjoyed listening to The Loopcast please consider making a donation to the show through our Patreon. We greatly appreciate it.

 

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