Right Now in Behind the Bastards

Part One: Alfred Hitchcock: The Director Who Randomly Tortured People

Was it worth it? In Episode 41, Robert is joined by Abed Geith to discuss Alfred Hitchcock the  brilliant director who also tortured his friends and employees.

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Episode 41: Alfred Hitchcock: The Director Who Randomly Tortured People Footnotes

Special X-Mas Non-Bastard: Raoul Wallenberg, History's Greatest Hero

In Episode 40, Robert is joined by Anna Hossnieh to discuss one of his heroes, Raoul Wallenberg.

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Episode 40: Special X-Mas Non-Bastard: Raoul Wallenberg, History's Greatest Hero Foonotes

The Bastards That Kill Diabetics for a Profit

In Episode 39, Robert is joined by Katie Goldin (Creature Feature) to discuss the bastardful tale of Insulin.






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Episode 39: The Bastards That Kill Diabetics for a Profit Footnotes

Jacob Wohl And The Krassensteins: A Tale of Several Grifters

Grifters and conmen thrive in times of unrest and chaos. In Episode 38, Robert is joined by Shereen Lani Younes to discuss the tales of several grifters.

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Episode 38: Jacob Wohl And The Krassensteins: A Tale of Several Grifters Footnotes

Part Two: The Accidental Genocide of the Andaman Islands

In the last episode, we discussed talked mostly about the history of the Andaman islands in general, and not North Sentinel Island specifically. In Part Two, Robert is joined again by Andrew Ti (Yo Is This Racist) to discuss the Sentinel Island in detail.  

Part One: The Accidental Genocide of the Andaman Islands

In episode 37, Robert is joined by Andrew Ti (Yo Is This Racist) to discuss the history of the Andaman Islands.

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Episode 37: The Accidental Genocide of the Andaman Islands Footnotes

Part Two: Phrenology: The Bastard Science of Racism

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.






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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.

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

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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).