Robert Habeck Wrote a Play Praising a Right-Wing Mass Murderer
Germany's Green vice chancellor strikes many as an idealist who has been struggling with the tough realities of government. Yet before he was a national politician, he wrote a play that opens a window into a dark soul.
Nathaniel FlakinDecember 1, 2023
Fact Check: Did German Leftists Try to Bomb West Berlin’s Jewish Community Center in 1969?
Answer: No. The bombing was undertaken by West Germany’s domestic secret service, originally founded by Nazis.
Nathaniel FlakinNovember 29, 2023
#AllThatsLeftPod: A Brief History of Anti-Zionist Jews
In this episode, we interview writer and historian Nathaniel Flakin about the history of socialist, anti-Zionist Jews.
Left VoiceNovember 16, 2023
Does the State of Israel Protect Jews from Antisemitism?
Western governments claim that the Zionist state is necessary to protect Jewish life. Yet a look at history shows that the colonization of Palestine was motivated by imperialism, not by any desire to help Jews.
Nathaniel FlakinOctober 31, 2023
City College’s Fight against Political Repression in 1940s New York Holds Lessons for Today
As repression against pro-Palestine speech grows on college campuses, students and education workers can find inspiration in the City College community’s response to the arrests and firings of anti-fascist protesters in the 1940s.
Olivia WoodOctober 31, 2023
#AllThatsLeftPod: Stalinism, Anti-Communism, and the Fate of the Soviet Union — An Interview with Doug Greene
In this episode, we interview author and historian Douglas Greene about his new book “Stalinism and the Dialectics of Saturn: Anticommunism, Marxism, and the Fate of the Soviet Union.”
Left VoiceAugust 14, 2023