The Broken Record Radio Show
The Broken Record Radio Show is weekly two-hour talk show originating from KBBF Radio in Santa Rosa, California.
info_outline Representation in Academia, Local Housing Continued 11/30/2021
Representation in Academia, Local Housing Continued Full Episode 11-29-21 - In this episode, Amanda interviews Mexican-American educator Mayra Reyes about her personal experiences the role of Chicanxs in education. Dave interviews a member of the Sonoma County Tenants Union about all this housing (or lack thereof) business we've been discussing. No, I did not want to deal with the weekly endeavor of finding a thumbnail this week. So, I found a house. That's it. That's what you get.
info_outline Some People Really Wanted a Kid to Go to Jail, North Bay Housing Politics 11/23/2021
Some People Really Wanted a Kid to Go to Jail, North Bay Housing Politics Full Episode 11-22-21 - In this episode, we discuss Kyle Rittenhouse and get sketched out that apparently some people really wanted to see a kid go to jail. Also, politicians in the North Bay find themselves at a loss about how to create affordable housing that makes them richer.
info_outline CompArte Zapatista Art Show in Oakland, Strikes, Rojava Updates 11/16/2021
CompArte Zapatista Art Show in Oakland, Strikes, Rojava Updates Full Episode 11-15-21 - In this episode, members of the Chiapas Support Committee of Oakland talk discuss the CompArte Zapatista Art Show.
info_outline Nazi Parenting, Internet Blackout, Dave Chapelle, you know the usual 11/09/2021
Nazi Parenting, Internet Blackout, Dave Chapelle, you know the usual Full Episode 11-8-21 - Well kind of. A lot of the episode is spent figuring out technical difficulties since Comcast went out for much of the Bay Area. But we did get in some good conversations and one big rant from me.
info_outline Community Organizing With Amanda Part 4 - The Re-Re-Reorganizing 11/02/2021
Community Organizing With Amanda Part 4 - The Re-Re-Reorganizing Full Episode 11-1-21 - In this episode, Amanda teaches us about building coalitions, and we learn about some real life case studies in community organizing. Also, Halloween.
info_outline Okay Apparently Last Time Wasn't the Conclusion / Autonomy in Peru, Spain, and Syria 10/26/2021
Okay Apparently Last Time Wasn't the Conclusion / Autonomy in Peru, Spain, and Syria Full Episode 10-25-21 - In this episode, Amanda continues her warpath of community organizing education. We also learn about Peruvian indigenous autonomy and its connection to Catalonia and Syria. Check out our Patreon if you want to support us! patreon.com/thebrokenrecordradioshow
info_outline Dramatic Conclusion of: Community Organizing With The Midwest Academy 10/19/2021
Dramatic Conclusion of: Community Organizing With The Midwest Academy Full Episode 10-18-21 - In this episode, Amanda concludes her community organizing adventures with The Midwest Academy....or does she? Check out our after-show commentary on Patreon: patreon.com/thebrokenrecordradioshow
info_outline Community Organizing With The Midwest Academy, Alcatraz 10/12/2021
Community Organizing With The Midwest Academy, Alcatraz Full Episode 10-11-21 - In this episode, Amanda gives us a thorough introduction to community organizing, and then we discuss the history of Alcatraz. Check out our "song" on our Patreon! patreon.com/thebrokenrecordradioshow
info_outline Anti-Civilization, Anarcho-Primitivism, Derrick Jensen, all that stuff 10/05/2021
Anti-Civilization, Anarcho-Primitivism, Derrick Jensen, all that stuff Full Episode 10-4-21 - In this episode, we learn about anti-civilization anarchism, anarcho-primitivism, Derrick Jensen and stuff like that. Check out our Patreon for the after-show commentary! patreon.com/thebrokenrecordradioshow
info_outline More In-Depth with Time Banking, Astrology, and Missing Indigenous People 09/28/2021
More In-Depth with Time Banking, Astrology, and Missing Indigenous People Full Episode 9-27-21 - In this episode, Time Banking expert and member of the Bay Area Time Exchange Monica Johnston dives deeper into Time Banking. Then Broken Record snaps and goes into some weird rant about astrology and science and indigenous people. Check out our after-show commentary by becoming a supporter on Patreon! patreon.com/thebrokenrecordradioshow
info_outline Birth Work Family Regulation Services With Jackie Diaz and Amirah Bashir 09/21/2021
Birth Work Family Regulation Services With Jackie Diaz and Amirah Bashir Full Episode 9-20-21 - In this episode, guests Jacqueline Diaz and Amirah Bashir discuss being birth workers and all that entails - including learning to navigate the systems of oppression in the foster care, child protective services, adoption, and other "family regulation services." Also, Lilo & Stitch, obv. Check out their links: https://www.instagram.com/birthtochtli/
info_outline Attica, Burma 09/14/2021
Attica, Burma Full Episode 9-13-21 - In this episode, we have a big picture COVID discussion with Dimitri, Amanda yells 'Attica!' for some reason, and Dave updates us on the fast-developing situation in Burma, completely ignored by the media. Check out our Patreon and become a supporter to listen to our post-show conversations. patreon.com/thebrokenrecordradioshow
info_outline COVID, Labor, Rojava 09/07/2021
COVID, Labor, Rojava Full Episode 9-6-21 - In this episode, we reflect on some big picture changes that COVID has brought along. Dave updates us on Rojava. Check out our post-show commentary by becoming a supporter on Patreon: patreon.com/thebrokenrecordradio
info_outline Interview with Alison Malisa - Economic Trauma 09/01/2021
Interview with Alison Malisa - Economic Trauma Full Episode 8-30-21 - In this episode, we discuss Economic Trauma with guest Alison Malisa. Here's a message from her: There are many possibilities- non-profits can pay volunteers with Simbi- all kinds of ways to increase mutual aid, with mutual credit systems! The organization doing great work, with blog posts that can inspire and give insight to how some folks at the cutting edge are thinking about crypto-designs is Grassroots Economics. Check out our patreon! patreon.com/thebrokenrecordradioshow
info_outline Teachers Teaching Whiteness, Toxic Mining in Latin America 08/24/2021
Teachers Teaching Whiteness, Toxic Mining in Latin America Full Episode 8-23-21 - In this episode, Amanda decides to back to an article that deserved further analysis...........and Jorge is back to fill in the details of neoliberal mining projects in Latin America. Check out or post-show conversation on our Patreon! patreon.com/thebrokenrecordradioshow
info_outline Autonomy (so like really no cops or politicians) in Cheran 08/17/2021
Autonomy (so like really no cops or politicians) in Cheran Full Episode 8-16-21 - In this episode, Dimitri gives us a going back 2 school update and Jorge The Anthropologist teaches us the story of Cheran so that you can ask people to google it next time you go to a party and someone ends up inevitably asking you "um so can you think of even one place where they don't have capitalism that works."
info_outline Bad Climate, Good Resistance 08/10/2021
Bad Climate, Good Resistance Full Episode 8-9-21 - In this episode, we spin off into all kinds of stuff but somewhere in there we talk about climate change and Mexican indigenous autonomy. Check out the Patreon for a great after-show discussion! Patreon.com/thebrokenrecordradioshow
info_outline Myanmar / Burma, Activision / Blizzard, Culture / Class, Rights / Guns 08/03/2021
Myanmar / Burma, Activision / Blizzard, Culture / Class, Rights / Guns Full(ish) Episode 8-2-21 - In this episode, Dave updates us on the Myanmar / Burma military coup, Amanda reports on the Activision Blizzard worker walk-out, and we discuss white people hating cool things. Also: the status of LGBT people in Rojava.
info_outline Berta Caceres, Capitalist Media Bias, Self Defense in Mexico 07/27/2021
Berta Caceres, Capitalist Media Bias, Self Defense in Mexico Full Episode 7-26-21 - In this episode, Dimitri gives us a COVID school update, Amanda updates us on Berta Caceres' murderer, and we learn about the Liberal Leftist Media.
info_outline Facebook Vs. Rojava, CIA Hip Hop Agents in Cuba, Frito-Lay Strike 07/20/2021
Facebook Vs. Rojava, CIA Hip Hop Agents in Cuba, Frito-Lay Strike Full Episode 7-19-21 - In this episode, Dave goes over some of the political decisions made by Facebook to censor the Rojava movement's ideological leader, Abdullah Öcalan. We also confirm our suspicions from last week that the CIA had a hand in the Cuba protests, and we learn about the Frito-Lay worker's strike. As always, check out or post-show commentary on Patreon! Patreon.com/thebrokenrecordradioshow
info_outline Interview With Alejandra Domenzain 07/13/2021
Interview With Alejandra Domenzain Full Episode 7-12-21 - In this episode, we interview activist, educator and author of the children's book "For All / Para Todos," the story of a girl learning about the immigrant struggle through her own experiences. We discuss labor, immigration, children, and capitalism. Also, Cuba.
info_outline Non-Binary Zapatistas, Mass Graves for God, Climate Change, Critical Race Theory 06/29/2021
Non-Binary Zapatistas, Mass Graves for God, Climate Change, Critical Race Theory Full Episode 6-28-21 - Ok in this episode we talk about basically everything that's in the title BUT check this out, for this episode we had to do some after-show commentary which is available only to our PATREON SUPPORTERS! BLAOW! patreon.com/thebrokenrecordradioshow
info_outline Interview with B Dukes, Autonomy in Michoacán, ZIM Blockade, George Floyd Update 06/08/2021
Interview with B Dukes, Autonomy in Michoacán, ZIM Blockade, George Floyd Update Full Episode 6-7-21 - In this episode, Amanda makes her fire interview debut with Brittany Dukes, an artist, organizer, and much, MUUUCH more. Also, we discuss, uh, just basically the things in the title. Check out Duke's work here: (Thumbnail is a cropped image originally by our guest Brittany Dukes)
info_outline Genocide 06/01/2021
Genocide Full Episode 5-31-21 - In this episode, we connect the themes of genocide from Canada, the US, slavery, Nazi Germany, the war on drugs, the KKK, the Tulsa riot, Jim Crow, Palestine....hold up this just sounds like a list of bad things. But just trust me, it's a really interesting analysis.
info_outline Anti-Cop Coffee Shop, Palestine General Strike, White People at Protests 05/25/2021
Anti-Cop Coffee Shop, Palestine General Strike, White People at Protests Full Episode 5-24-21 - In this episode, Dimitri updates us on schools reopening, Amanda discusses an anti-cop coffee shop in Oakland, plus we answer the question: Should white people break stuff at BLM protests?
info_outline Dr. Thynn Thynn on Burma Resistance, Schools Reopening in Santa Rosa, Sideshows 05/11/2021
Dr. Thynn Thynn on Burma Resistance, Schools Reopening in Santa Rosa, Sideshows Full Episode 5-10-21 - In this episode, special guest Dr. Thynn Thynn gives us an inside look at the situation in Burma which is not being seen at all in the media. Dimitri talks about Santa Rosa schools reopening, and we take a little detour to the sideshow.