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3.5 Big Business and the Myth of the Robber Baron

April 6, 2020

In this episode we discuss Big Business in the late 19th Century and the myth of the robber baron.

3.4 The Railroads

March 16, 2020

Today we talk about the building of the transcontinental railroads.

3.3 Austrian economics part 2

March 9, 2020

The second of a two part primer on Austrian economics. Remember, this is not the entirety of this school of thought. If you are interested in learning more, feel free to drop me a message and I’ll recommend a book or two (they can probably be obtained in pdf format for free).

Most Recent Blog Posts

Major Announcement!!!

April 10, 2019

Okay, sorry for the headline, but I really wanted you to read this post. So what is the “major announcement”? Our Patreon is now live. You can support the show for as little as $1.00/month. However, $3.00/month will get you access to our new series (available ONLY to Patreons) “The Cold War: 1983, the Year…

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End of the Year Thoughts

December 26, 2018

Hello again! We are coming to the end of the year and what a year it has been! Personally, professionally, and for the podcast things have move swiftly this year. Personally I broke my elbow playing basketball in May. In June I spent a week, as I always do, working for College board grading AP…

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Rome Is Burning

December 18, 2018

Okay, not exactly. To be truthful, it is the US budget that is on fire, and both parties are to blame. Right now it is the Republicans who have no leadership, just empty rhetoric. Sadly, the only one in D.C. who seems to have any honesty on the situation is the president, who said something…

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Shawn Warswick

I'm a historian, teacher and university lecturer with a focus on militarization and empire in American history.