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Neo-Nazi Serial Pest Neil Erikson Goes To Jail (Again)

Today, neo-Nazi serial pest Neil Erikson was sentenced to 10 weeks in jail after being convicted of disrupting a Christian religious service in Hawthorn in May 2019. See : Vic extremist jailed for LGBT church abuse, Gus McCubbing, The Canberra … Continue reading

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Yeah Nah Pasaran! #078 w Mike Rothschild on ‘The Storm is Upon Us’ : July 22, 2021

Oh hai. On this week’s episode of Yeah Nah Pasaran!, I rejoin Cam to talk to Mike Rothschild [Twitter] about his NEW! book The Storm Is Upon Us: How QAnon Became a Movement, Cult, and Conspiracy Theory of Everything (Hachette … Continue reading

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Yeah Nah Pasaran! #074 w Julie Gottlieb on ‘Feminine Fascism: Women in Britain’s Fascist Movement’ : June 24, 2021

On this week’s episode of Yeah Nah, we talk to Julie Gottlieb [Twitter]. Julie is Professor in Modern History at the University of Sheffield and the author of Feminine Fascism: Women in Britain’s Fascist Movement, 1923-1945 (I. B. Tauris, 2021), … Continue reading

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Yeah Nah Pasaran! #072 w Alex Hinton on ‘It Can Happen Here: White Power and the Rising Threat of Genocide in the US’ : June 10, 2021

On this week’s episode of Yeah Nah, we talk to Alex Hinton [Twitter]. Alex is Distinguished Professor of Anthropology, Founder and Director of the Center for the Study of Genocide and Human Rights, and UNESCO Chair on Genocide Prevention at … Continue reading

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The United Patriots Front : Where Are They Now?

Six years ago today, the defunct fascist groupuscule the ‘United Patriots Front’ (UPF) made its public debut with a protest rally in Richmond. Called in opposition to “TeH LeFt” and to demand the resignation of local councillor Stephen Jolly, the … Continue reading

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Yeah Nah Pasaran! #070 w Natasha Lennard on ‘Being Numerous’, Everyday Anti-Fascism & The Limits of Liberalism : May 27, 2021

On this week’s episode of Yeah Nah, we talk to Natasha Lennard [Twitter]. Natasha is a Durruti columnist at The Intercept, a teacher at The New School and the author of Being Numerous: Essays on Non-Fascist Life (Verso Books, 2021): … Continue reading

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Yeah Nah Pasaran! #068 w Shannon E. Reid on Alt-Right Gangs & Proud Boys : May 13, 2021

On this week’s episode of Yeah Nah, we talk to Shannon E. Reid [Twitter], an Associate Professor at UNC Charlotte. Shannon is the co-author (with Matthew Valasik) of Alt-Right Gangs: A Hazy Shade of White (University of California Press, 2020): … Continue reading

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Happy May Day!

Above : The “ANARCHY” flag that legendary Melbourne anarchist John William ‘Chummy’ Fleming carried at May Day marches in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. [Clenched fist salute : Liz Crash. See also : Underfoot : ‘a series of … Continue reading

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Token 2021 (Melbourne) May Day Post

Happy May Day ‘N’ All That. In Melbourne, May Day continues to shuffle along, and you can join in this weekend by way of: 1) A Walking Tour A tour of significant Melbourne anarchist historical sites commencing at Chummie Place, … Continue reading

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Yeah Nah Pasaran! #066 w Ashley Mattheis on memes, Momfluencers, Shieldmaidens & moar : April 29, 2021

On this week’s episode of Yeah Nah, we talk to Ashley Mattheis [Twitter]. Ashley is a feminist scholar who studies the material effects of cultural production & consumption, the use of web-based media, & online misogynies. See, for example, : … Continue reading

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