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Red Menace

Nov 7, 2022

Alyson and Breht summarize and reflect on the famous "Bread Book" by Peter Kropotkin: The Conquest of Bread.

After summarizing the text and its main arguments, Alyson and Breht discuss the similarities and differences between Marxism and Anarchism, and both applaud and criticize elements of the text in the process.



Jun 24, 2022

Alyson and Breht summarize, discuss, and criticize Carl Schmitt's famous work of political philosophy, The Concept of the Political. Schmitt was a German jurist, political theorist, and prominent member of the Nazi Party.

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Apr 25, 2022

 Alyson and Breht summarize, respond to, and discuss "Ride the Tiger", a major work of the Italian fascist/traditionalist/reactionary intellectual Julius Evola. 

In part 1, they introduce and summarize the text.

In part 2, they respond to Evola's critiques of Marxism directly.

In part 3, they discuss the text, its...


Jan 8, 2022

In this episode of Red Menace, Alyson and Breht discuss and analyze "Climate Leviathan" by authors Geoff Mann and Joel Wainwright.

Book description: "Despite the science and the summits, leading capitalist states have not achieved anything close to an adequate level of carbon mitigation. There is now simply no way to...


Nov 30, 2021

On this episode of Red Menace Alyson revisits 'On Practice' by Mao.

Text can be found for free here:

https://www.marxists.org/reference/archive/mao/selected-works/volume-1/mswv1_16.htm

Additional material suggested by Alyson