Sat, 16 February 2019
JG Michael, host of the Parallax Views podcast, is the guest on this episode. Here, he talks a bit about the links between transhumanist and far right ideologies. From obsessing over logic and reason to the promotion of eugenics, this cadre of futurists has a decidedly dark way of viewing the world.
topics include: transhumanism, right wing extremism, fascism, monarchy, democracy, authoritarianism, Anarcho Capitalism, Alt Right, Libertarianism, technology, artificial intelligence, Eliezer Yudkowsky, Less Wrong, MIRI, Singularity University, scientism, Bayesian Mathematics, Michael Anissimov, Neoreactionary Movement, Google, Ray Kurzweil, Nick Land, Postmodernism, Academia, Dark Enlightenment, HP Lovecraft, eugenics, Curtis Yarvin, Mencius Moldbug
Direct download: 218_JG_Michael_interview_Alt_Right_Authoritarian_Ideology_In_Transhumanist_Circles.mp3
Category:interview -- posted at: 1:11pm EDT
Tue, 12 February 2019
Aaron calls on his audience to help him procure guests for the show. He also muses on the idea of doing an Age of Transitions 2 video.
topics include: guest interviews, social media, emails, Kai-Fu Lee, AI Superpowers, Yasha Levine, Surveillance Valley, Newt Gingrich, artificial intelligence, deep learning, algorithms, big data, economics, media
Sat, 2 February 2019
Pearse Redmond interview, Directed Energy Crickets and the Push for Regime Change in Venezuela, TRR#216
Friend of the show, Pearse Redmond, returns to talk a bit about some of the stories that are currently flying under the radar. As the story goes, Americans are being attacked by some form of cricket warfare in Cuba. Are John Bolton and the Canadians hoping this aggression will be enough to successfully push for regime change in Venezuela?
topics include: New Year’s Eve, New York City, sonic weapons, Cuba, diplomats, intelligence agents, CIA, crickets, Associated Press, propaganda, conspiracy, Canadian military, Justin Trudeau, NATO, Venezuela, Latin America, Maduro, oil, geopolitics
Direct download: 216_Pearse_Redmond_interview_Directed_Energy_Crickets_and_the_Push_for_Regime_Change_in_Venezuela.mp3
Category:interview -- posted at: 1:52pm EDT