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May 17, 2024

We continue our election year series on movies about the US President, with a chat about Ivan Reitman's Capraesque 1993 political-romantic-comedy-drama-satire(???) Dave, starring Kevin Kline as a lovable goofball Presidential lookalike who ends up actually pretending to be the President, kindasorta accidentally pulling...

Apr 29, 2024

We begin our celebration of America's months-long presidential election with the first in a projected bonus series on movies about the US President.

In this edition, we look at 1997's Air Force One.

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Apr 24, 2024

An entire episode of Cantwell news.  And it ain't nice.

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Apr 16, 2024

Daniel is joined by friend-of-the-pod and regular guest/collaborator Eiynah Mohammed-Smith (Polite Conversations, Woking Up,  @nicemangos (2) Eiynah ( — Bluesky ) to talk about Israel's genocide in Gaza, and in particular about some questions that have come up around IDSG's public response to...

Mar 8, 2024

Another free public bonus in which Jack steps sideways a little from the usual IDSG focus. 

In this episode, Jack hosts a conversation with comrades Twilight O'Hara & Rowan Fortune of Anti-capitalist Resistance about their blistering and important essay A Trans* Guide to Cis Solidarity: Beyond Oppression.