Right Now in Behind the Bastards

When we last left the science of Phrenology, it had spread like wildfire throughout the United States and, later, Europe. Robert is joined again by podcast pioneer Josh Clark (Stuff You Should Know, The End of the World) to continue discussing scientific racism.

Part One: Phrenology: The Bastard Science of Racism

For some people, racism isn’t enough. They aren’t satisfied with just hating someone because of their appearance. They need a scientific justification for their bigotry. In episode 36, Robert is joined by podcast pioneer Josh Clark (Stuff You Should Know, The End of the World) to discuss the long, long chain of scientific racism.

Episode 36: Phrenology: The Bastard Science of Racism Photos

Episode 36: Phrenology: The Bastard Science of Racism Photos

Episode 36: Phrenology: The Bastard Science of Racism Footnotes

Episode 36: Phrenology: The Bastard Science of Racism Footnotes

Part Two: Patriot Prayer: The Street Gang That's Tearing Portland Apart

Robert Evans sits down with two members of Rose City Antifa to talk about the most dangerous street gang you've never heard of.

Part One: Oregon is a Bastard: The History of a White Supremacist State

In episode 35, Portland activist Marielle Eaton sits down with Robert Evans to talk about Oregon's exceedingly Bastardful history as a white nationalist paradise.

Episode 35: Oregon is a Bastard: The History of a White Supremacist State Photos

Episode 35: Oregon is a Bastard: The History of a White Supremacist State Photos

Episode 35:  Oregon is a Bastard: The History of a White Supremacist State Footnotes

Episode 35: Oregon is a Bastard: The History of a White Supremacist State Footnotes

Paul Manafort Update: He's Still Somehow Even Worse Than You Know

An update on Paul Manafort with comedian Jamie Loftus (The Bechdel Cast). 

Episode 33: Paul Manafort Update: He's Still Somehow Even Worse Than You Know Footnotes

Episode 33: Paul Manafort Update: He's Still Somehow Even Worse Than You Know Footnotes

Jair Bolsonaro: The President Who Promised to Kill 30,000 People

In episode 32, Robert is joined by actor and activist Behzad Dabu to discuss Jair Bolsonaro, a murderous nutjob who was elected the President of Brazil.

Episode 32: Jair Bolsonaro: The President Who Promised to Kill 30,000 People Photos

Episode 32: Jair Bolsonaro: The President Who Promised to Kill 30,000 People Photos

Episode 32: Jair Bolsonaro: The President Who Promised to Kill 30,000 People Footnotes

Episode 32: Jair Bolsonaro: The President Who Promised to Kill 30,000 People Footnotes

What's Alex Jones Up To Now?

In this bonus episode, Robert is joined by Dan and Jordan from Knowledge Fight to discuss Alex Jones: An Epilogue. 

Bonus: What's Alex Jones Up To Now Photos

Bonus: What's Alex Jones Up To Now Photos

Bonus: What's Alex Jones Up To Now: Footnotes

Bonus: What's Alex Jones Up To Now: Footnotes

Part Two: The Russian Scientist Who Helped Kill 30 Million People

In Part Two,  Robert is joined  again by comedian Max Silvestri to continue discussing Trofim Lysenko, the Russian scientist responsible for starving 30 million people. 

Part One: The Russian Scientist Who Helped Kill 30 Million People

In episode 31, Robert is joined by comedian Max Silvestri to talk about a Russian scientist named Trofim Lysenko. He set out to feed the world, but in reality, Lysenko wound up starving it. 

Episode 31: The Russian Scientist Who Helped Kill 30 Million People Footnotes

Episode 31: The Russian Scientist Who Helped Kill 30 Million People Footnotes

Part Two: The Birth of American Fascism

Robert is joined again by Katy Stoll and Cody Johnston to continue discussing how fascism started in America.