The Homely Gangsters

The Homely Gangsters

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An irreverent, non-partisan podcast on current events. Sort of like news, but without the activism, hysteria or fear-mongering.


Putin and Trump, Bromance for the Ages
Nov 24, 2019 • 35 min
How, exactly, are these two benefiting from each other?
Japan and Korea Hate Each Other
Nov 10, 2019 • 36 min
The only two rich democracies in East Asia, both of which are threatened by China’s expansion, would much rather undermine each other than cooperate. Why?
Brazil, WTF?
Oct 28, 2019 • 41 min
The president of Brazil wants you to know that it’s wonderful when the Amazon burns and that wanting to put the fires out is imperialism. Absurdity aside, why?
Immigrants Rock, and That’s the Problem
Aug 22, 2019 • 31 min
Immigration, SES, Economics of Immigration, Third World
The Abortion Debate Has Nothing to Do With Pro-Choice and Pro-Life
Aug 8, 2019 • 41 min
Like a lot of things people are passionate about, the stuff we say about abortion and the stuff we seem to mean are very different.
Believe in Science, Bastards!
Jun 16, 2019 • 38 min
The History and Future of “Believing Science”
The Horoscope is About Zodiac Your World
Jun 2, 2019 • 35 min
The Horoscope Episode
Gender Roles
May 19, 2019 • 39 min
Gender Politics
Guns!
May 5, 2019 • 29 min
Gun Politics
Immigrants Are Coming!
Apr 5, 2019 • 31 min
There’s an immigrant coming to steal your job, bro.
The Paris Agreement
Mar 21, 2019 • 32 min
Hug a tree, bro.
Victim Blaming, Victim Culture and Hannah Arendt
Mar 7, 2019 • 50 min
Four schmucks and a genius disentangle victimization!
#MeToo
Feb 21, 2019 • 50 min
#WhoToo?
“Universal” Human Rights
Feb 7, 2019 • 39 min
How universal are your rights, punk?