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Rev. Jim Fitzgerald on American Unipolarity

[This video contains both hours. Skip past 45 minutes for hour 2.] “Do Democrats have a divine right to rule?” David Gornoski asks as he deconstructs the latest New York Times defense piece for the establishment. Why does the media establishment attempt to divide and demonize a vast majority of Americans? Listen to the full […]

THINGS HIDDEN 66: Battling to the End III

David Gornoski and Craig Stewart continue their study of Rene Girard’s last book Battling to the End. The discussion, delving into chapter 3 of Girard’s book, revolves around regulated reciprocity in markets; the physical component of desire; differences in Hindu and Greek myths; the obsession with “winning” in politics; the evolution of war; whether a complete […]

THINGS HIDDEN 61: Dr. Ray Peat Deconstructs the Fake Left

David Gornoski sits down with Dr. Ray Peat, researcher of aging, nutrition, and hormones. Why are so many areas of science off-limits for criticism? Is Noam Chomsky really an anti-establishment figure as the Left claims? Why was postmodernism spread into the various institutions of America? Is there a conflict of interest between American and European […]

Homeschooling for Liberty

[Video contains both hours. Skip past 45 minutes for hour 2.] Tho Bishop is joined by JP Ferreira, law expert and Catholic philosopher, for a conversation on the socio-political divide and tension in America. What do we make of the protests against Kavanaugh? Should America look towards Latin America for cultural examples? Also in the […]

Herd It on the Radio

In a world where the masses are drawn towards big corporate products, why is radio still going strong despite the emergence of the internet? How do we become aware of the hypnotic effects of mainstream media? How does brand affinity reveal our mimetic blind spots? How do we heal the Left-Right dialectic with real-time conversations? […]

David Gornoski on the Mad Ones Podcast – Scapegoats and Substitutionary Violence

David Gornoski was recently interviewed on the Mad Ones podcast. You can watch the video above or go to this link for the audio. Show description: This week, we are joined by David Gornoski of A Neighbor’s Choice joins us to talk about human nature, mimetic theory, and the role of the scapegoat in society. […]

THINGS HIDDEN 57: Richard Koenigsberg on War as Sacrifice

David Gornoski sits down with Richard Koenigsberg, psychologist & historian from the Library of Social Science, for a discussion on sacrifice, violence, and war. Mr. Koenigsberg starts the discussion by describing his interactions with Rene Girard. The conversation then moves to the psychology of Hitler, the purpose of political violence, male aggressiveness, the Ukraine war, […]

Can Caesar Cast Out Caesar?

“The people who want Caesar and people who are lost in their mimetic desires.” Join David Gornoski as he takes on the reaction to the establishment that demands more power. Can Satan be cast out by Satan? Can Caesar cast out Caesar? What did the pandemic teach us about the power of Caesar? How can […]

Transforming a Culture of State Worship

David Gornoski starts the show by commenting on the Daily Beast’s targeting of Roseanne Barr. Is there an epidemic of trans-identification of our country’s youth? Why are people protesting for the mask mandates to be reinstated? How do we exceed the culture and influence of people who are entrenched in state worship and demand the […]

Twitter Employees Triggered by Elon Musk

Does the GOP have any real solutions to the inflation crisis that we’re facing? Why is the establishment media afraid of Elon Musk’s vision for the internet? Is there a better way to change history than to imitate the establishment? Join David Gornoski as he takes on the latest news and topics while making the […]