Turn On The Mic



Young intellectuals discuss many topics such as US politics, current affairs, philosophy, science, and whatever comes up in an informal manner.


  • Episode #8 - Ecology (3/17/19)

    29/03/2019 Duration: 01h28min

    This podcast is a bit different than most of the rest In this episode we discuss ecology the philosophy of ecology and the impacts of ecological thinking

  • Episode #7 - Personal Philosophies, The Ego, and Other Thoughts (2/16/19)

    22/02/2019 Duration: 144h26min

    In this episode we did something a little different instead of talking about politics we talked much more about how we think the way we see the world philosophy in general and the ego It was a lot of fun so we will probably do more podcasts like this in the future

  • Episode #6 - Education, The Midterms, and The Turmoil in France (12/16/18)

    17/12/2018 Duration: 01h32min

    We finally talk about the midterms in this episode We also get into talking about education which is something we all feel strongly about Lastly we talk a little bit about the current turmoil in France in addition to a few other short detours in conversation as usual

  • Episode #5 - Climate Change, Education, and The 2018 Brazilian Election (11/10/18)

    16/11/2018 Duration: 103h34min

    In this episode of Turn On The Mic we discuss a wide range of topics related to climate change including but not limited to Why people deny climate change and some possible ways to get through to those people some of the implications of varying degrees of dealing with climate change Additionally we touch on the current events in Brazil and we talk a little about Education which will be featured much more heavily in Episode 6 Link to the Sam Harris podcast discussed httpswwwyoutubecomwatchvGhw9k3PEKAamppbjreload10

  • Episode #4 - Guns and Public Intellectuals (10/21/18)

    14/11/2018 Duration: 210h06min

    This week on Turn On The Mic we discuss public intellectuals such as Jordan Peterson Sam Harris Bret Weinstein Noam Chomsky and several others including the so called Intellectual Dark Web as a whole We talk about what they are doing their criticisms fair and unfair and their impact We also talk tangentially about foreign policy Then we talk about guns gun control and violence in American culture As always any constructive criticism is much appreciated and the same goes for thought provoking questions Referenced Content Bret Weinstein on Joe Rogan 1 httpswwwyoutubecomwatchvxq4Y87idawkampt2samppbjreload10 Bret Weinstein and Jordan Peterson on Joe Rogan httpswwwyoutubecomwatchv6G59zsjM2UIampt129s Bret Weinstein on Joe Rogan 2 httpswwwyoutubecomwatchvLzAgSpO03Iampt1s Bret Weinstein and Heather Heying on Joe Rogan httpswwwyoutubecomwatchvHYJFgyqs0sMampt26s Sam Harris on Violence httpssamharrisorgthetruthaboutviolence Sam Harris and Noam Chomsky Email Exchange httpssamharrisorgthelimitsofdiscourseAtlan

  • Episode #3 - AI, Empire, and Free Will (10/7/18)

    03/11/2018 Duration: 155h00s

    This week we discuss AI Empire World Government and Free Will among others Leave a comment and let us know what you think or ask questions

  • Episode #2 - Economics, AI, and The State of The World, w/guest Chris Hammond

    03/11/2018 Duration: 201h07min

    Topics this week among others include AI Capitalism Climate Change Fundamentalism Democratic Cooperatives Authoritarianism Democracy Mass Surveillance Trump China Censorship Corruption

  • Episode #1 - Naming, Monopolies, Social Media Censorship, and Public Education

    25/10/2018 Duration: 130h36min

    Ourfirst Video This week we have Dan Drew Dwight and Sean for our first everpanel discussion of Turn On The MicTodaywe discuss a variety of topics including monopolies capitalism democracy inthe workplace the labor movement public utilities social media censorshipidentity politics the DNC concentrated power reform v revolution privatev public education student debt the next financial crisis inflation worldreserve currency advertising markets government power the Roosevelts theNew Deal radical movements capitalism and efficiency Jeremy Corbynworkplace democracy DNC superdelegates Donna Brazille DNC oil money Trump OpEd Kavanaugh andImpeachment Stay tuned as we work outthe bugs like runaway discussion UM and LIKE switching between guestsvolume control the unfortunate sound of us eating and our rambunctious puppyMolly to name a few