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Defending The West

Defending The West

By BDM
Defending Western Civilization and it’s cultural, philosophical, and economic achievements.
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Defending Christianity: Intellectuals, Atheism, and Naturalism
In this episode I discuss the concepts of intellectuals discussed in the book “Intellectuals and Society,” and the “Vision of the Anointed,” by Dr. Thomas Sowell. I then discuss how the concepts in those books relate to the leaders of the New Atheism Movement along with atheism itself. I also discuss how atheism and naturalism have an unearned stranglehold over academics, moral thought, and our society.
1:12:23
January 16, 2021
Interview with the Amash/Gabbard 2024 Leaders
In this episode, I interview Reed Coverdale, in charge of the Naturalist Capitalist youtube channel, and Sam Smith the head of the LiBROtarian podcast who are both leaders in the Amash/Gabbard 2024 movement which has the intention of having Representatives Justin Amash of Michigan and Representative Tulsi Gabbard of Hawai'i, be the winning Presidential candidates in 2024 for the Libertarian Party. In the episode, we discuss Libertarian ideology, connections between Amash/Gabbard 2024 and the Unity 2020 movement, and overall the problems in our country, culture, and politics today that would be addressed by an Amash and Gabbard ticket. 
49:07
December 18, 2020
Interview with Cactus
In this episode I interview Cactus, the host of the podcast Meta Politics where he discusses politics, technology, and culture through mathematics and systematic analysis.
1:07:20
December 14, 2020
Star Wars and the Psychological Appeal of Revolution
In this episode I analyze the appeal of Revolution, how and why The Last Jedi was so bad, and how all of this relates to culture and politics.
42:34
December 11, 2020
Classical Liberalism VS Modern Liberalism
In this episode I discuss the history and differences between Classical Liberalism and Modern Liberalism, their respective views on Human Rights, and how this is influencing political conversations today.
17:09
November 28, 2020
New France/Cajun Culture and why they supported Trump
In this episode I go into the history of Cajun culture found in Southern Louisiana.
23:52
November 21, 2020
Is God Necessary for Morality?
In this episode I discuss whether God is necessary for morality and how belief in God has pushed Western Civilization’s greatest moral accomplishes.
52:49
November 14, 2020
The Appalachian Culture and Why they Support Trump
In this episode I discuss some of the various cultures and immigrant groups that have existed in the United States for hundreds of years and why some of them were more likely to support President Trump.
50:30
November 7, 2020
U.S.A. vs Europe and East Europe vs West Europe
This episode I interview my friend Anna Csöngedi. She was born and raised in Hungary, went to University in Austria and currently lives in California. She offers unique insights on the differences between Europe and the U.S. along with differences between Eastern and Western Europe.
1:06:14
October 30, 2020
Do Politicians Serve the People?
One of the primary motivations of the Unity 2020 movement is the idea that politicians are no longer serving the interest of people. In this episode I discuss this idea and why it may not be as true as people think.
23:40
October 23, 2020
Interview with Griffin
This episode I interview Unity 2020 organizer Griffin on his experiences in the Twin Cities following the George Floyd protests over the last year along with his thoughts on what is happening in the United States today.
28:28
October 16, 2020
Interview with Keo
I interview my friend Christopher, the first-generation son of Cambodian immigrants to see his perspective on everything occurring in our country and to gain insights on what occurred in Cambodia.
40:35
October 9, 2020
Not Ending the Duopoly
With the continued gridlock and polarization people may be wondering how we got here and how we might be able to fix it. In this podcast, I discuss what the first political parties were like, what it means to be conservative or progressive, and why we live in such polarizing times. 
46:30
October 2, 2020
West vs East
Discussing what separates philosophies prevalent throughout Asia and how they differ from philosophy present in Western Civilization.
35:36
September 22, 2020