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1 #1355 I Can't Breathe, The Three Words That Define an Era2020-06-29 17:43:21
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2 #1354 Police violence and racism are a product of our past (Uprising, Crackdown, Authoritarianism)2020-06-22 19:49:14
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3 #1353 Uprising, George Floyd was the spark that ignited the world2020-06-17 20:13:51
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4 #1352 Racism In America, The Last 160 Years, Explained2020-06-10 15:10:21
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5 #1351 The Empire Strikes Up Another Cold War (China and US Empire)2020-06-05 20:48:45
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6 #1029 You can't reignite a fire that never stops burning (Black and Blue Lives) (Repost)2020-06-02 21:07:15
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7 #1350 Reach For The Good Ideas That Are Just Lying Around (Disaster Capitalism)2020-05-21 17:23:47
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8 Bonus Edition #208 Planet of the Humans from Michael Moore, Explained2020-05-15 16:00:00
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9 Bonus Edition #207 Hope springs eternal and tries to kill you2020-05-07 19:58:29
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10 #1349 A Deep Dive on the Dysfunction of Trump and his Followers (Coronavirus)2020-05-04
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11 Bonus Edition #205 A Pandemic of American Myths2020-04-29 15:18:18
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12 #1348 Not the Great Equalizer, the Amplifier of Disparity (Coronavirus)2020-04-22 02:02:40
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13 Bonus Edition #203 The Fog of Work2020-04-16 19:55:17
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14 #1347 Locked in a Petri Dish (Mass Pandemic Incarceration)2020-04-12 16:21:26
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15 Bonus Edition #201 Forget Positive Thinking, Feel Better by Contemplating the Worst2020-04-08 19:25:48
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Bonus Edition #201 Forget Positive Thinking, Feel Better by Contemplating the Worst

Air Date 4/8/2020 Today, Amanda and I discuss the extremely counterintuitive practice of Negative Visualization and how it could be one of the most powerful tools to help you feel better about your circumstances and the state of the world during the pandemic crisis. Be part of the show! Leave us a message at 202-999-3991 MEMBERSHIP ON PATREON (Get AD FREE Shows & Bonus Content) EPISODE SPONSORS: Clean Choice Energy SHOP AMAZON: Amazon USA | Amazon CA | Amazon UK SHOW NOTES Ch. 1: Discussing the book “A Guide to the Good Life: The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy” and the practice of Negative Visualization   Ch. 2: Take it like a Stoic coping in the time of coronavirus - Ideas - Air Date 4-3-20   Ch. 3: Discussing how stoicism has impacted us personally MUSIC (Blue Dot Sessions): Opening Theme: Loving Acoustic Instrumental by John Douglas Orr  Middle - American Moon Bicycle Closer - American Moon Bicycle Voicemail Music: Low Key Lost Feeling Electro by Alex Stinnent Closing Music: Upbeat Laid Back Indie Rock by Alex Stinnent   Produced by Jay! Tomlinson Visit us at BestOfTheLeft.com Support the show via Patreon Listen on Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Spotify | +more Check out the BotL iOS/Android App in the App Stores! Follow at Twitter.com/BestOfTheLeft Like at Facebook.com/BestOfTheLeft Contact me directly at Jay@BestOfTheLeft.com Review the show on Apple Podcasts, Stitcher and Facebook!  …read more

16 #1346 Pandemic Economics and the Reverse Robin Hood Bailout2020-04-04 14:32:53
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17 Bonus Edition #200 Mental Taxation2020-04-01 19:57:19
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18 #1345 All the Best COVID-19 Coping Mechanisms in One Place2020-03-26 16:00:00
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19 #1344 Everything is Political (Social Safety Net in a Time of Pandemic)2020-03-20 16:00:00
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20 Bonus Edition #198 No Time for Individualism (Dealing with Coronavirus)2020-03-14 22:58:40
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