On this week’s episode of Yeah Nah, we talk to US journalist David Neiwert about Trump, the far-right, COVID-19, the AltRight, and history. David writes for Daily Kos and is the author of many books, including Alt-America: The Rise of the Radical Right in the Age of Trump (Verso, 2017/2019). David also has a blog and tweets here.
David was a guest at the Melbourne Writers’ Festival in 2018, and you can listen to him in conversation with Sally Warhaft here. On the AltRight, see also : Ctrl-Alt-Delete: An Antifascist Report on the Alternative Right (Kersplebedeb, 2017) | Making Sense of the Alt-Right, George Hawley, Columbia University Press, 2017 | Insurgent Supremacists: The U.S. Far Right’s Challenge to State and Empire, Matthew N. Lyons, Kersplebedeb/PM Press, 2018.
*Note that the podcast version of this episode contains a longer discussion with David.
4.30pm, Thursday, May 7, 2020 /// 3CR /// 855AM / streaming live on the 3CR website