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Tech Empire addresses challenges posed by the information society. Hosted by Michael Kwet at Yale University, it takes a global perspective on 21st century politics. This show challenges the tech-driven status quo being created by state and corporate power, and explores how we can create a world where technology makes life better for everyone. From big data surveillance to information equality, from #BlackLivesMatter to #FeesMustFall in South Africa, Tech Empire strikes at the heart of power ...
 
Imagine having a clear, concise, frighteningly- accurate picture of where your business is financially—and most importantly—where you need to go to grow. CUE: DOORS OPENING, SALES RINGING. No matter where your business is currently, we’ve got inspiration + information tailored to your exact stage so that you know where you need to go and what you need to do to dream—and take action—in bigger, bolder ways.
 
"The past is another country; they do things differently there." Inward Empire explores the role of ideas and ideology in American history -- how the surface of actions and events can be shaped by undercurrents of thought and belief. Accessible and thoroughly researched, each episode is a window into a world that is both profoundly foreign and strikingly similar to our own. Visit www.inwardempirepodcast.wordpress.com for pictures, maps, updates on the show, and more!
 
A podcast by three best friends with nothing better to do! We discuss Movies, TV, Gaming, and everything in between. This a show for anyone. We’re just three friends who decided to turn on a mic for our weekly conversations. We plan to have some laughs, maybe some cries. But mostly just a good time. We hope you’ll listen in!
 
Welcome to Admiralty Blues, an actual-play podcast of Beam Saber (by Austin Ramsay) - a Forged in the Dark sci-fi game with mechs! Many battles waged on the planet Sirvon’s supercontinent have been fought with these giant machines, and the ongoing cold war has heated up again as unknown forces have wiped out the Admiralty’s communication network: the belligerent Vanguard pirates and the vengeful once-empire of Lorne have found their time to strike! Tasked with fixing the network is Mercury S ...
 
Tabletop Squadron is a Star Wars rpg podcast or Actual Play. We present stories in a campaign setting, with a consistent cast of actors and tell a long form story over many episodes using the Edge of the Empire system. Come join us as a bounty hunter, a slicer, a colonist, and a smuggler learn to work together and find out what's really important to them. It's a big galaxy out there, and we intend to explore it all!
 
Join our heroes (SYFY WIRE’s Brian Silliman, Caitlin Busch, and Matt Romano) for a celebratory visit to the world of Star Wars each and every week, where they’ll cover everything going on in the galaxy far, far away. Celebrating the films in the saga? Of course. Exploring new movies and shows? On it. Big news? They’ll have it. New episode breakdowns for The Mandalorian, The Clone Wars, and more? Bet on it. From interviews, new canon reveals, intensely spirited discussions and more, JABBA THE ...
 
For history lovers who listen to podcasts, History Unplugged is the most comprehensive show of its kind. It's the only show that dedicates episodes to both interviewing experts and answering questions from its audience. First, it features a call-in show where you can ask our resident historian (Scott Rank, PhD) absolutely anything (What was it like to be a Turkish sultan with four wives and twelve concubines? If you were sent back in time, how would you kill Hitler?). Second, it features lon ...
 
Two Star Wars-obsessed Chicagoans discuss everyone’s favorite galaxy far, far away in this bi-weekly happy hour podcast. From the films to the novels and everything in between, hosts Alyce and Laura get you up to date on the latest Star Wars news, complete with some minor wine-induced garbling. Grab your favorite beverage and get toasted with Alyce and Laura. Email us at forcetoastpod@gmail.com
 
Dust world RPG Podcast is an actual play Role Playing podcast like the Adventure Zone Podcast or Critical Role. The setting is a post-apocalyptic sci-fi western a few hundred years after a great war burned the earth and a virus called white horse dissolved most organic matter to dust creating the wastelands. This EPIC story follows the exploits of Gage Thane, a dust casting swordsman, Clarence Wells, a weird psychic child run away and Kevin Wolfkin, a fox mutant, sharpshooting Bounty Hunter. ...
 
Empire Strikes presents the Books On The Shelf BOTScast! Join Bryan, Camille, Jules, and The Sherbs as we talk about the newest comics and books that we have read and what's new and interesting! We try to offer suggestions on what's out there and talk about titles that we've been reading as well as help others discover new stuff. If you have any suggestions or comments, or just want to chime in on what we were talking about, send us a message at empirestrikesbooks@gmail.com. Please put ATTN: ...
 
The History of Ancient Greece Podcast is a deep-dive into one of the most influential and fundamental civilization in world history. Hosted by philhellene Ryan Stitt, THOAG spans over two millennia. From the Bronze Age to the Archaic Period, from Classical Greece to the Hellenistic kingdoms, and finally to the Roman conquest, this podcast will tell the history of a fundamental civilization by bringing to life the fascinating stories of all the ancient sources and scholarly interpretations of ...
 
Geeky UK chat and banter that covers the main stream to the down right weird. Join the Empire of Geek to talk about, Comics, artists, films, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and down right strange stuff that your mother would not approve of. We also discuss up coming events and conventions for the UK. Strap on your clock work time pants and come battle the forces of banal with the Empire today!
 
An audio drama miniseries, featuring an original story brought to life by a full cast, including music and sound effects from the film franchise. The Rebel Alliance has just destroyed the Death Star over the planet Yavin IV, and now are preparing a major operation to stop a blood-thirsty Imperial overlord who is developing three superweapons. Unbeknownst to them, this deranged overlord is, himself, planning a major coup to take the Galactic Empire out of the hands of the Emperor, and establi ...
 
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40 stories for 40 years of The Empire Strikes Back! Joseph and Ken talk about the last twenty stories on the 276th edition of ForceCenter! From the minds of Ken Napzok (comedian, host of The Napzok Files), Joseph Scrimshaw (comedian, writer, host of the Obsessed podcast), and Jennifer Landa (actress, YouTuber, crafter, contributor on StarWars.com) …
 
Co-op Mode is the official Video-game podcast of Secret Friends UniteWe were joined by Elaine Stryker from The Xbox Empire to talk gaming news and what we've been playing.In the Bonus round we discussed The Game Awards and predictionsEnter our contest to win Roundguard on Xbox by posting an iTunes review or leaving a message on the hotline.Follow u…
 
Why does The Empire Strikes Back matter? In BFI Classics Series's The Empire Strikes Back (Bloomsbury, 2020), Rebecca Harrison, a lecturer in Film and Television Studies at the University of Glasgow, tells the story of the film’s production and reception, and analyses the film’s on-screen representations. The book is framed through the idea of disr…
 
The Popmosis gang finally tackle Star Wars! What happens when the 3 revisit the beloved 5th episode of the Skywalker Saga? Find out their thoughts and some fun trivia along the way! Star Wars Episode 5: The Empire Strikes Back The adventure continues in this “Star Wars” sequel. Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill), Han Solo (Harrison Ford), Princess Leia (…
 
The town of Pinhook in Missouri was founded in the 1940s by southern Black farmers who were looking for land that they could purchase and own in the face of limited options. It was low land that was often flooded, but the farmers were able to clear it and successfully farm it for decades to come while building up a small town. However, in 2011, aft…
 
Is the art of conversation dead? Commentator and podcaster Hannah Cox returns to discuss why Americans are craving long-form conversations, why our political discourse is obsessed with soundbites instead of policies, and why Joe Rogan could potentially one day become president.Connect with Hannah with the links below:substack: https://hannahcox.sub…
 
Today on Career Crashers, we continue our series on up-and-coming tech companies you’ve never heard of, and what it’s like to work there, learning about Benepass! Benepass is a benefits platform designed for modern companies. They help companies unify their ancillary benefits into an intuitive experience for their employees. You'll meet CEO and co-…
 
After 4+ years of antagonistic, oppositional press attacking and rebutting the White House at every turn, it's been jarring watching them pivot overnight back to fawning over their chosen candidate.Now, when they aren't gushing about Sleepy Joe's cool socks, they're talking about him as a new FDR, poised to completely overhaul the federal governmen…
 
Economists Deirdre McCloskey and Alberto Mingardi sit down with Matt Kibbe to discuss their new book, “The Myth of the Entrepreneurial State.” In everything from pandemic management and trade agreements to public investment in art and science, we see again and again that the government is no substitute for the spontaneous order of motivated and vis…
 
In this episode, you will learn: • What Amy is noticing and seeing in the field of leadership right now, and what she feels will happen in 2021 • How she is helping her clients prepare for a second, and even third wave, of the pandemic • The discussions she is having with people around layoffs • What leadership should look like for a studio in the …
 
Reducing harm or shrinking the likelihood of accidental death are remarkably contentions projects—in areas from sex education, to pandemic management, to drug use. Nancy Campbell’s important new book, OD: Naloxone and the Politics of Overdose (MIT Press, 2020) explores how a therapy that can stop an accidental drug overdose, called Naloxone, emerge…
 
Everyday Mindfulness: 108 Simple Practices to Empower Yourself and Transform Your Life (TCK Publishing, 2020) guides you through the most powerful daily mindfulness practices that help you rewire your habits and rewrite your life. This book includes 108 daily mindfulness practices, explanations of the purpose behind each practice, and over 300 refl…
 
Even before the publication of his seminal Animal Liberation in 1975, Peter Singer, one of the greatest moral philosophers of our time, unflinchingly challenged the ethics of eating animals. Now, in Why Vegan?: Eating Ethically (Liveright, 2020), Singer brings together the most consequential essays of his career to make this devastating case agains…
 
Former social media executives tell us that the system is an addiction-machine. We are users, waiting for our next hit as we like, comment and share. We write to the machine as individuals, but it responds by aggregating our fantasies, desires and frailties into data, and returning them to us as a commodity experience. The Twittering Machine (Verso…
 
The thematic research question in The Inclusion Calculation: Why Men Appropriate Women’s Representation (Oxford UP, 2019) is whether there is a distinction between women’s power itself and the strategic value of having women in power, and, within this distinction, what is it that men get out of women in power. This is a fascinating interrogation be…
 
Donald Trump campaigned on a great many things in 2016, but one of the issues he used to criticize Democrats was their role in supporting sequestration and cuts to the military budget. While partisan rhetoric about the country being unsafe or the military being underfunded plays well, it obscures an important reality about the relative size of U.S.…
 
In the period c. 1880-1940, organized Sufism spread rapidly in the western Indian Ocean. New communities turned to Islam, and Muslim communities turned to new texts, practices, and religious leaders. On the East African coast, the orders were both a vehicle for conversion to Islam and for reform of Islamic practice. The impact of Sufism on local co…
 
Since the late 1990s, the Indian community in Australia has grown faster than any other immigrant community. The Indian Diaspora has made substantial contributions to the multi-ethnic and multi-religious diversity within Australia. The growth of Hinduism and Sikhism through gurus, temples, yoga and rituals of many kind has brought new colours, imag…
 
Former social media executives tell us that the system is an addiction-machine. We are users, waiting for our next hit as we like, comment and share. We write to the machine as individuals, but it responds by aggregating our fantasies, desires and frailties into data, and returning them to us as a commodity experience. The Twittering Machine (Verso…
 
In Federalist no. 2, John Jay considered the ‘wide spreading country’ of the American republic. It was, he argued, as if the land itself was fashioned by the hand of Providence, which ‘in a particular manner blessed it with a variety of soils and productions, and watered it with innumerable streams, for the delight and accommodation of its inhabita…
 
Leigh Thompson is a Professor of Dispute Resolution and Organizations at the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University. An acclaimed researcher, author, and speaker, she has developed several online and in-person courses on negotiation, leading teams, creativity, and virtual collaboration. Leigh is a best-selling author of 10 books incl…
 
Visitors around the world have travelled to Europe to see the tall spires and stained glass windows of the continent’s Gothic cathedrals: in Cologne, Chartres, Milan, Florence, York and Paris. The trappings of Gothic architecture have become shorthand for “medieval Europe”. Yet in Stealing from the Saracens: How Islamic Architecture Shaped Europe (…
 
Globally, breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in women, with over 1 million cases detected annually. The disease is particularly worrisome in Vietnam, where breast cancer incidence has more than doubled over the last two decades, making it the leading cancer among Vietnamese women, ahead of cervical and uterine cancers. It has also …
 
Welcome to The Academic Life. You are smart and capable, but you aren’t an island, and neither are we. So we reached across our mentor network to bring you podcasts on everything from how to finish that project, to how to take care of your beautiful mind. Wish we’d bring in an expert about something? Email us at cgessler@gmail.com or dr.danamalone@…
 
After Germany's' failed spring offensive, realized the only way to win was to push into France before the United States fully deployed its resources. The French and British were barely hanging on in 1918. By 1918, French reserves of military-aged recruits were literally a state secret; there were so few of them still alive. The British, barely main…
 
Edward is an unfinished boy left to fend for himself when his "father" died. When the outside world finds him and makes him their Avon spokesmodel, he has to learn what it means to be a real boy, just without the pesky donkey ears and whales. Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder, and Dianne Wiest start in Edward Scissorhands.…
 
Rob Viglione from Horizen Labs returns to the show to talk about what’s new with the project and the state of the union with crypto overall! The conversation kicks off with Josh discussing his recent experience with crypto lending, and Rob talks about why he’s both skeptical and excited about what the De-Fi trend means for both crypto and physical-…
 
Ok, it’s not a return so much as a debut but I couldn’t resist the song in my head. Marc introduces Remso to one of the more unique, thought-provoking and downright weird comics to come out of Image – Sam Keith’s The Maxx! What’s a dream, what is real, and what is with these darn little Isz creatures! We explore all of this and more as we look at t…
 
Welcome valiant IndiComix listeners! We have Ryan Browne from the new run of Quantum and Woody from Valiant Entertainment on to talk about his indie comics career, artistic process, and more! Don’t forget to pick up the collection of the first 4 issues OUT NOW! Supervillains and mad scientists are on the loose and only the world’s worst superhero d…
 
Next up on the Harrison Ford Tribute Season, Mike discusses what happens when Air Force One gets hijacked! Warning: This episode contains spoilers! Download or Subscribe! Download MP3 ♦ Subscribe via iTunes ♦ Subscribe via Spotify ♦ Subscribe via Google Play ♦ Subscribe via RSS ♦ Subscribe via Email Subscribe to the entire RandomChatter Network her…
 
Now in the midst of some most difficult choices Gage and the boys are facing serious repercussions for their actions and decisions. Gage get's his hands dirty after turning on the boys and leaving them to the will of the king. Kevin is getting used to his life in prison and Clarence has his own plan to stop the kin. It may include inception. NEW DU…
 
Anyone doing business with China will have been shocked by the speed with which political and economic relations with Western, and some other, countries – like India – have deteriorated in 2020, but especially the USA and the UK. A crucial issue for the future is whether this is a passing phase, caused by temporary shocks like the Pandemic and by t…
 
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