Monthly Archives: November 2015

Show 548: Thomas Levenson on “The Hunt for Vulcan”

Thomas Levenson on “The Hunt for Vulcan” It was believed for decades that our Solar System had an extra planet, closer to the Sun than Mercury: the planet Vulcan. The planet doesn’t exist, of course, but it took quite a … Continue reading

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Show’s 546/547: Whiteness, Racism, and The Economics of Cruelty

Whiteness, Racism, and The Economics of Cruelty America is a racialized country. Built in part on chattel slavery predicated on a decidedly European model, the hegemonic power exists under the social construct known as Whiteness. If you are of that … Continue reading

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