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Chatter #341 – Jeff Jarvis: What The Internet And The Printing Press Have In Common

Jeff Jarvis is an American journalist, associate professor, public speaker, and former television critic. He is the director of the Tow-Knight Center for Entrepreneurial Journalism at the City University of New York and has been a vocal advocate for the Open Web and the importance of innovation in journalism. Jarvis is the author…

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Chatter #320 – Sarah Hardiman [Free Speech Ireland] – Ireland’s Controversial New Hate Speech Law

I was joined in this podcast by Sarah Hardiman from Free Speech Ireland to discuss Ireland’s controversial new Hate Crime legislation. https://uk.sports.yahoo.com/news/hate-speech-laws-kick-storm-055515251.html https://www.irishtimes.com/crime-law/2023/05/05/simon-harris-dismisses-trump-musk-concerns-over-new-irish-hate-speech-laws/ https://www.irishtimes.com/ireland/2023/05/05/why-are-elon-musk-and-donald-trump-jnr-so-concerned-by-irelands-new-hate-crime-legislation/ https://www.newsletter.co.uk/heritage-and-retro/heritage/irelands-hate-speech-law-tuv-the-sole-party-to-comment-on-case-as-it-issues-a-defence-of-freedom-of-expression-4128410 https://data.oireachtas.ie/ie/oireachtas/bill/2022/105/eng/initiated/b10522d-p-c-sent.pdf —————————————————– DONATE and help the channel grow – https://donorbox.org/help-me-buy-stuff  PRE-ORDER MY GAMESTOP BOOK – https://wen-moon.com  Buy Brexit: The Establishment Civil War – https://amzn.to/39XXVjq    —————————————————– You can listen…

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Chatter #280 – Konstantin Kisin on Triggernometry, Comedy and An Immigrant’s Love Letter To The West

Konstantin Kisin is a Russian-British comedian, podcaster, writer and social commentator. He made international headlines in 2018 by refusing to sign a university “behavioural agreement form” which banned jokes about religion, atheism and insisted that all humour must be “respectful and kind”. He is also the creator and co-host of the TRIGGERnometry YouTube…

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Chatter #259 – Sooz Kempner – There’s C*nts Everywhere: Parody, Partygate and Nadine Dorries

Sooz Kempner is an actress, singer, and stand up comedian. Sooz became quite well known online for her parodies of Liza Minelli reading Donald Trump’s speeches and Nadine Dorries – our bizarre Culture Minister.  We got into a lot of talk about the backlash against comedians like Dave Chappelle, Jimmy Carr, and Ricky…

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Chatter #250 – Seb Whitehouse on Wrestling, Journalism, Masculinity, and Trauma

Seb Whitehouse may have one of the weirdest stories in terms of how he got to where he is today. He’s former professional wrestler of seven years turned journalist! His insights into the world of WWE can definitely be applied to our politics… We spoke about a whole range of things from the…

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Chatter #245 – Adam B. Coleman on Tribalism, Censorship and Critical Theory In Schools

Adam Coleman is an author and the founder of Wrong Speak Publishing. Adam was born in Detroit but raised in a variety of states throughout America. In this discussion, we talked about free speech, the problems of tribalism and censorship, as well as the difficult issue of critical theory in schools. He writes…

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