Ep. 7 Support the Troops? Oppose the Wars

Jonathan, Merrick, and Manny take on the idea that the soldiers are only fighting for our “freedoms”. We take a critical look at that claim and determine that there is more to the politics of war than meets the eye.





20th Century State sanctioned democide data:

US War deaths data:

The history of ISIS and their funding:

Robert Higgs “Crisis and Leviathan”:

Murray Rothbard “Man, Economy, and State”:

Military budget on advertising:

Patriot Act:

National Defense Authorization Act:

Origination of Hamas and the PLO:

Hans Herman Hoppe “Democracy, the God that Failed”:

Ep. 5 Philosophy you can believe in


In this episode Merrick, Jonathan, and Nick discuss methodologies of philosophy including nihilism, stoicism, and obectivism. We also cover the Trivium method, and Nick showsus how deep down the rabbit hole he can go with no notes on his personal philosophy.

You can hear it at and We’re also on Stitcher radio here:

We talked about the School Sucks project: and Daryl Becker: