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Agora: The Podcast

Agora: The Podcast

By Mortified Penguin
Your home for agorism, localism, radical decentralization, and anti-authoritarian concepts.
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Episode 13: "Brian Sovryn"

Agora: The Podcast

Episode 23: "Class Theory"
Sek and Penguin sit down and talk agorist class theory, conspiracy theories, elites, class consciousness, the meaning of politics, and a lot more!
October 23, 2021
Episode 22: "Sovryn Strikes Back"
Brian Sovryn joins the boys again for another talk about technology and creating alternative, agoric services.
October 18, 2021
Community Technology -- An Audiobook
Sek Mcgora has sat down and recorded an audio book version of Karl Hess' work, "Community Technology". The book was written in 1979 and details Hess' experiences with left-localist projects in an attempt to create a self-sufficient neighborhood community in the D.C. neighborhood of Adams Morgan, as well as his vision of future localist movements and how they could claim and reclaim political power and reshape the political economy. As a side note, it has aged decently well, especially if you have a little imagination.
October 15, 2021
Episode 21: "What is Property? ...Who Really Cares?"
The hosts finally get down and talk property. A lot. We go into the theory and the practical implications of property in a free "society".
October 10, 2021
Episode 20: "Against the Empire"
Okay, this one is epic... Sek and Penguin sit down to talk about the End the Damn Wars rally, the future of peace activism, countering state propaganda, the cold war with China, jingoism, distributed production, police, and a lot more.
October 4, 2021
Episode 19: "Resonance & K-sizzle Talk Chemistry"
Today we're joined by Resonance and K-sizzle, two legit chemists, who drop some chemistry knowledge for us lay people... very much in the agorist vein.
September 20, 2021
Episode 18: "Return of Rayo"
Rayo, a.k.a. Shane of the Vonu Podcast and P.A.Z.N.I.A. drops by again to talk with us about the upcoming Vonu Fest, foraging, fungi, different Vonu strategies for different locales, and a lot more. 
September 14, 2021
Episode 17: "Dharma"
Dharma from the Road to Autonomy magazine joins us to talk post-political (and post-anarchist) praxis, real-life solutions, homeschooling, grey-market transportation and supply chains, and a lot more!
September 6, 2021
Episode 16: "Silas Soule"
Silas Soule, formerly of the Seeds of Liberty podcast and Freedom Feens, and currently editor of the Road to Autonomy E-zine, joins us to talk about a whole variety of topics... seriously, this is a long one. Even if you've heard his sordid backstory, you'll still want to check out this rendition. Anyways, after a serious of bad encounters with state agents and others, Silas embraced a nomadic lifestyle. Eventually he has settled into some really interesting agorist activities, which has led him to stiking out on his own and also embracing van nomadism, which we talk about in detail.
August 30, 2021
Episode 15: "Magnus Panvidya"
Magnus Panvidya joins us to talk activism, the Boog, COINTELPRO, post-partisan opposition to the state, and the upcoming End the Damn Wars events in D.C. and nationwide on September 11.
August 25, 2021
Episode 14: "Scott Horton Talks Afghanistan"
Scott Horton joins us to join the recently unfolding events in Afghanistan.
August 20, 2021
Episode 13: "Brian Sovryn"
Brian Sovryn joins us to talk tech, security, the downsides of being connected, cryptography, and a lot more. A great discussion.
August 8, 2021
Episode 12: "Sek on The Vonu Podcast"
Far-right? Far-left? Bitch, I'm FARming. Sek talks homesteading and gardening with Shane.
August 7, 2021
Episode 9: "Normandie"
Homesteader and prepper Normandie joins us to talk about techno-skepticism, prepping, a collapse of techno-industrial society, centralization, and more.
August 4, 2021
Episode 11 - Talking Agorism with Derrick Broze
In this episode, the esteemed Derrick Broze joins us to talk about agorism, environmentalism, messaging, personal autonomy, sustainable communities, and so much more!
July 25, 2021
Episode 10: "Enough Already: Scott Horton on the Economic Costs of the Warfare State and More"
Agora Podcasts re-launches with brand new, high-quality audio and to celebrate, we have as our guest the esteemed Scott Horton. Scott joins us to talk about the economic costs of the warfare state and the military-industrial-congressional complex, the Israel-Palestine conflict, and the sordid narrative of the US Empire 1979 to present.
July 18, 2021
Episode 8 - Tettsui (tettsui77)
Tettsui, post-right anarchist and twitter shitposter extraordinaire, joins us in a very special episode to discuss his essay outlining post-right anarchism, conservatism in libertarian thought, objective truths, postmodernism, shitposting as praxis, an-caps, and so much more.
June 25, 2021
Episode 7: Vibin'
In our longest episode to date, Sek and Penguin discuss a wide variety of topics including the downsides of revolution as a strategy, post-anarchism, libertarian unity & disunity, the LP, and a long discussion of libertarian history, the paleo strategy, Ron Paul, and right-wing anti-war tendencies. This is probably the best discussion yet and the podcast broaches topics that are pertinent to the times we're living in.
May 30, 2021
Episode 6: "Dronestruck"
After a significant delay, we release our very special episode with Dronestruck the Alchemist joining us all the way from New Zealand / Aotearoa. Yes, he's a legit alchemist and we talk about his studies and practices in this ancient art & science, as well as a superbly interesting and meandering discussion of individual production, spirituality, rationality, and even Marxism. This episode is one to remember. Apologies for the first 7-8 minutes of dialogue; the quality improves after that.
May 9, 2021
Episode 5: Victor Koman
Sek and Penguin sit down with Victor Koman, an agorist, science fiction writer, and associate of the late Sam Konkin (SEK3). We talk about his experiences with Konkin, sci-fi (of course), and his efforts in digitizing preserving the valuable resources he's obtained in Konkin's old notes and papers. This is a costly task, somewhat in expense and very much in time, and Victor can use all the support that we're able to muster, so please donate to his gofundme.
April 30, 2021
Agora Podcast Episode Four: "Vonu"
Shane from The Vonu Podcast drops in to talk about the personal liberation-based philosophy of "Vonu", which stands for "Voluntary not Vulnerable". Vonu is a set of ideas and practices concerning life in the "Second Realm" and interacting with the "First Realm" of the statist, "servile" mainstream society.
April 4, 2021
Agora: The Podcast -- Episode III "Glitterbombed"
Noted anarchist writer, podcaster, and prison-abolition activist Logan Marie Glitterbomb joins us from an undisclosed location to talk about white- and green-market agorism, anarcho-syndicalist alliance, mutual aid, and a bunch of the activities she's been up to lately.
March 20, 2021
Agora: The Podcast -- Episode Deux "The Agora, Pt. II"
Listen to our most recent episode, where we go into various topics including the counter-economy, green market agorism, vertical and horizontal agorism, insurrectionary market activity, and other great topics.
March 20, 2021
Agora: The Podcast -- Episode 1 "The Agora, Pt. I"
Sek Mcgora and Penguin launch our first podcast episode introducing and talking about the basics of agorism, and while we only get but so far talking about Konkin's ideas, we have a great time discussing small-time entrepeneurs and the way that free enterprise is stifled in a corporate, capitalist world. Stay tuned for much more, and follow us on twitter @agora_pod. Please donate if you appreciate our content.
March 18, 2021