Category Archives: That’s Capitalism!

Yeah Nah Pasaran! #091 w Cas Mudde on Populism & The Far Right : October 21, 2021

On this week’s episode of Yeah Nah Pasaran! we talk to Cas Mudde [Twitter], a Dutchman who doubles as an academic (Stanley Wade Shelton UGAF Professor of International Affairs) and podcaster (Radikaal) and has written extensively on the subjects of … Continue reading

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#CFMEUForever : COVID-19, Construction & COVIDIOTs

On September 20, the Melbourne office of the Construction, Forestry, Maritime, Mining and Energy Union (CFMEU) was attacked by a group of angry anti-vaxxers and their allies: a motley assortment of malcontents, including union members, fueled by far-right myth-makers on … Continue reading

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Deconstructing a criticism : A reply to Jeremy Salt

[A few weeks ago I wrote something for Overland titled Constructing a narrative: the CFMEU protest and the far right (September 23, 2021). Last week, Jeremy Salt offered some criticism of the piece and, because my reply is so long, … Continue reading

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Yeah Nah Pasaran! #089 w Alex Mendela on The Q Origins Project : October 7, 2021

On this week’s episode of Yeah Nah Pasaran! we talk to Alex Mendela [Twitter], the so-called ‘fancy lad’ of The Q Origins Project: ‘A close look at the earliest days of QAnon, showing Q’s origins in, and relationship to, broader … Continue reading

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Yeah Nah Pasaran! #088 w Cristina Moreno-Almeida on Memes and the Moroccan Far-Right : September 30, 2021

On this week’s episode of Yeah Nah Pasaran! we talk to Cristina Moreno-Almeida, British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow researching Digital Cultures in Morocco and the author (with Paolo Gerbaudo) of Memes and the Moroccan Far-Right (The International Journal of Press/Politics, Vol. … Continue reading

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CFMEU, broken windows, grifters, plague rats, workers’ solidarity …

[Update (September 29) : The plague rats have today obtained a qualified victory, as CFMEU outbreak: President tests positive, Setka in isolation, Michael Fowler and Ben Schneiders, The Age.] … and more besides. Just a brief note to let you … Continue reading

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Yeah Nah Pasaran! #087 w Sophie Bjork-James on White Evangelicalism : September 23, 2021

On this week’s episode of Yeah Nah Pasaran! we talk to Sophie Bjork-James [Twitter], an Assistant Professor of Anthropology at Vanderbilt University and the author of The Divine Institution: White Evangelicalism’s Politics of the Family (Rutgers University Press, 2021), which … Continue reading

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A Brief Guide To The Australian Far Right (September 2021 Edition)

aw geez I last updated this guide in July 2020. At the time, I declared 40 different groups and projekts — holdovers from April 2019 — effectively defunct, though it should be admitted that at least one of these — … Continue reading

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Yeah Nah Pasaran! #086 w Pam Nilan on Young People and the Far Right : September 16, 2021

*Last week, Cam spoke with Steph Halmhofer about pseudoarchaeology, ancient aliens, Atlantis & the altright. On this week’s episode of Yeah Nah Pasaran! we talk to Pam Nilan, author of Young People and the Far Right (Palgrave MacMillan, 2021). Pam … Continue reading

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“The NSN is dead! Long live the NSN!”

See also : The UPF and Reclaim Australia aren’t ‘concerned parents’ or a bad joke, Andy Fleming, The Guardian, October 20, 2015 (‘Don’t get sucked in by the hijinks of far-right activists: active neo-Nazis are welcome and hold leadership positions … Continue reading

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