CAS 013: Adel Zayat On the True Origin of ISIS

Summary:
In this episode we talk to our good friend Adel Zayat! He is a Syrian who witnessed the Arab Spring firsthand in Syria and Egypt. He was engaged in humanitarian efforts when he fled Syria under political pressure from the Assad regime. We talk to him about Syria, the refugee crisis, Islam, apostasy, and more! What is it like being a secular atheist in the war-torn Middle East? What can the U.S. do to help? FInally, why so Syria-s? DO you have a horrible and untimely pun you would like to tell us? Let us know by emailing us at the address on the About page, or on Twitter at the handle on the About page. As always, please direct any and all complaints to our mailing address at:

Embassy of Syria
2215 Wyoming Ave NW,
Washington, DC 20008

or on Twitter at: @KremlinRussia_E.

Notes:
Ayaan Hirsi Ali
Ayaan Hirsi Ali – Infidel

CAS 012: Ashley Frawley Wants to Turn Your Grin Upside Down!

Summary:
In this episode we talk to Ashley Frawley, lecturer in sociology & social policy at Swansea University and author of The Semiotics of Happiness. We discuss this book and so much more! Is Bobby McFerrin the opiate of the masses? Why is the left so dysfunctional? Is there any value in us laboring over The Labor Theory of Value? Find out the answers to these questions, and hear us tell Epicurus to shove it up his ass! Do you have something you’d like to shove up our asses? Let us know by emailing us at the address on the About page, or by hitting us up on Twitter at the handle on the About page. As always, please direct any and all complaints to our mailing address at:

The Office of His Holiness the Dalai Lama
Thekchen Choeling
P.O. McLeod Ganj
Dharamsala
Himachal Pradesh (H.P.) 176219
India

or on Twitter at: @MartinShkreli.

Notes:
1. Michel Foucault – Discipline & Punish
2. Paul Bloom – Against Empathy
3
. Paul Bloom & Sam Harris – The Virtues of Cold Blood
4. Emile Durkheim
5. Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs
6. Karl Marx – Capital
7
Zero Squared Podcast – Psychology or Progress (Interview w/ Ashley Frawley)
8. Spiked Online
9. Accelerationism
10. Leigh Phillips
11. “Free to starve”
12. Karl Marx & Friedrich Engels – The Communist Manifesto
13. Mikhail Bakunin
1
4. Thomas Malthus
15. Karl Marx – The Question of Free Trade
16. Andrew Kliman
17. Karl Marx – Capital (Volume III)
18. The Falling Rate of Profit
19. Brendan Cooney – Kapitalism 101
20. Thomas More – Utopia
21. The Labor Theory of Value
2
2. Okishio’s Theorem
2
3. TSSI (Temporal Single-System Interpretation)
2
4. Carl Menger
2
5. Sraffaianism
26. Neo-Ricardianism
2
7. Marxist Dialectics
28. Karl Marx – Wage, Labor, and Capital
29. J.R.R. Tolkien – The Silmarillion
3
0. Francis Fukuyama – The End of History and the Last Man
31. Henryk Grossman

Ashley Frawley:
Twitter: @AshleyAFrawley
Amazon: The Semiotics of Happiness

CAS 011: Sarah Haider & Mohammad Syed Have a Bone to Pick With Regressives

Summary:
In this episode Colin interviews Sarah Haider and Mohammad Syed of Ex-Muslims of North America. Actually… this is just a rebroadcast from Colin’s other podcast, The Honest Liars. We were having issues this week (more so than usual), and we weren’t able to record, but this is even better than what we would have done anyway! He, Gabriel, and Adam talk to Sarah and Mohammad about Islam, Apostasy, Atheism, and more. Check it out! We’ll be back again with all new material next week when we interview sociologist Ashley Frawley! How has our failure to produce novel material made you feel? Let us know by hitting us up at the email address on the About page, or on Twitter at the handle on the About page. As always, please direct any and all complaints to our mailing address at:

CAIR Headquarters
453 New Jersey Avenue
SE Washington, DC 20003

or on Twitter at: @ggreenwald.

CAS 010: We’re Gonna Make Them Pay For It!

Summary:
In this episode we discuss the latest episode of the Rubin Report (w/ Areva Martin) and intervention! Who is Oscar, and why is he so white? Has anyone ever seen Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders in the same place at the same time? Who should the U.S. invade and kill? Find out the answers to these questions and discover the solution to the Israel-Palestine conflict in this episode! Have your own solution to the Israel-Palestine conflict? Let us know by emailing us at the address on the About page, or by hitting us up on Twitter at the handle on the About page. As always, please direct any and all complaints to our mailing address at:

Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in the United States of America
3505 International Place, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20008 U.S.A.

or on Twitter at: @SenSanders.

Notes:
1. Honest Liars Podcast – Interview with James Lindsay (Part 1)
2. Honest Liars Podcast – Interview with James Lindsay (Part 2)
3. Douglas J. Amy – Government is Good
4. Dave Rubin – Larry Elder Interview (VIDEO)
5. Dave Rubin – Areva Martin Interview (VIDEO)
6. EconTalk
7. Organ Harvesting in Chinese Prisons
8. Karl Marx – On The Question of Free Trade
9. Leon Trotsky
1
0. Christopher Hitchens
11. Douglas Murray
12. Moral Rationalism
13. Peter Singer
14. Michael Huemer  – The Problem of Political Authority
15. Angela Merkel NSA Wiretapping
16. “They make a desert and call it peace.”