• Culture,  Media,  Politics

    Propaganda and Right-Wing Extremism

    In Adorno’s Aspects of the New Right-Wing Extremism, there is an examination of the appeal and continuation of the “new right” (for Adorno, the rise of the National Democratic Party of Germany and its influence some 20 years after WWII). Adorno gave this lecture in 1967 to the Socialist Students of Austria at the University of Vienna. Adorno noted that his analysis here is just one interpretation, not meant to invalidate other interpretations but to add to them (4). His lecture continues to resonate today, particularly in light of America’s media/social media situation. It is undoubtedly worth reading to spot some relevant implications.  Adorno begins this lecture by restating his thesis…

  • Podcast

    The Salty Pod – Episode 7

    In this episode of The Salty Pod, we discuss the presentation of Hamilton on Disney+. We also continue our ongoing watch of TNT’S Snowpiercer and Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Support the Pod: https://anchor.fm/saltypod/support You can subscribe to the podcast on your favorite podcasting app: Itunes Spotify RadioPublic Pocket Casts Overcast Google Podcasts Breaker

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    The Salty Pod – Episode 6

    In this episode of The Salty Pod, we discuss the 50’s sci-fi inspired film, The Vast of Night, we continue our discussion about TNT’S Snowpiercer, and we end with a quick romp through Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Support the Pod: https://anchor.fm/saltypod/support You can subscribe to the podcast on your favorite podcasting app: Itunes Spotify RadioPublic Pocket Casts Overcast Google Podcasts Breaker

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    The Salty Pod – Episode 5

    In this entry of The Salty Pod, we talk about the premiere episode of the new season of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Support the Pod: https://anchor.fm/saltypod/support You can subscribe to the podcast on your favorite podcasting app: Itunes Spotify RadioPublic Pocket Casts Overcast Google Podcasts Breaker

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    The Salty Pod – Episode 4

    The Salty Pod – Episode 4: Snowpiercer In this episode of The Salty Pod, we discuss the premiere of TNT’s Snowpiercer. Support the Pod: https://anchor.fm/saltypod/support You can subscribe to the podcast on your favorite podcasting app: Itunes Spotify RadioPublic Pocket Casts Overcast Google Podcasts Breaker