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Podcast series covering various topics in security and technology

Podcast series covering various topics in security and technology

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United States

Description:

Podcast series covering various topics in security and technology

Twitter:

@theloopcast

Language:

English


Episodes

The Storm Is Upon Us

9/17/2021
Mike Rothschild discusses his new book "The Storm Is Upon Us: How QAnon Became a Movement, Cult, and Conspiracy Theory of Everything." You can purchase a copy of Mike's book from Amazon or Bookshop.org. The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour and show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour. If you have enjoyed listening to The Loopcast please consider making a donation to the show through our Patreon. We greatly appreciate it.

Duration:01:05:51

A Paler Shade of White: Identity & In-group Critique in James Mason‘s Siege

9/14/2021
J.M. Berger discusses his paper "A Paler Shade of White: Identity & In-group Critique in James Mason's Siege." The root of this discussion can be found in J.M.'s book Extremism which you can purchase from here or here. The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour and show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour. If you have enjoyed listening to The Loopcast please consider making a donation to the show through our Patreon. We greatly appreciate it.

Duration:01:16:01

Video Games Are the New Contested Space for Public Policy

8/27/2021
Josh Foust discusses describes the intersection of public policy and video games. Additional reading for this podcast includes: "Video games are the new contested space for public policy" and "A guide to reigning in data-driven video game design." The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour and show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour. If you have enjoyed listening to The Loopcast please consider making a donation to the show through our Patreon. We greatly...

Duration:01:11:36

Homegrown Hate

8/14/2021
Sara Kamali discusses her book "Homegrown Hate: Why White Nationalists and Militant Islamists are Waging War Against the United States." The interview today was conducted by Chelsea Daymon, and the show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour. If you have enjoyed listening to The Loopcast please consider making a donation to the show through our Patreon. We greatly appreciate it.

Duration:00:53:32

Homegrown: ISIS in America

6/24/2021
Alexander Meleagrou-Hitchens, Seamus Hughes, and Bennett Clifford discuss their book "Homegrown: ISIS in America." The interview today was conducted by Chelsea Daymon, and the show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour. If you have enjoyed listening to The Loopcast please consider making a donation to the show through our Patreon. We greatly appreciate it.

Duration:01:00:50

Offense and Defense in Information Security

4/23/2021
Joe Slowik examines the roles of offense and defense in information security. You can read more of Joe's work at Pylos. The book that serves as good background material for this conversation is Matthew Monte's Network Attacks and Exploitation: A Framework. The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour and show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour. If you have enjoyed listening to The Loopcast please consider making a donation to the show through our Patreon. We...

Duration:01:05:46

Defining Endless Wars: The First Step Towards Ending Them

4/14/2021
David Sterman discusses his paper "Defining Endless Wars: The First Step Towards Ending Them." Additional reading for this podcast includes David's articles "Defining 'The Endless War' is Essential for Proper Strategic Analysis of America's War" and "Decision-Making in the Counter-ISIS War: Assessing the Role of Preventive War Logic." The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour and show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour. If you have enjoyed listening to The...

Duration:00:53:38

Crisis Architecture

4/7/2021
Daveed Gartenstein-Ross discusses crisis architecture. The interview today was conducted by Chelsea Daymon, and the show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour. If you have enjoyed listening to The Loopcast please consider making a donation to the show through our Patreon. We greatly appreciate it.

Duration:00:44:39

Terror, Love, and Brainwashing: Attachment in Cults and Totalitarian Systems

3/24/2021
Alexandra Stein discusses her book "Terror, Love, and Brainwashing: Attachment in Cults and Totalitarian Systems." You can also purchase the book with a 20% discount (discount code: ESBAC) directly from the publisher here. Make sure to check Alexandra's first book "Inside Out: A Memoir of Entering and Breaking Out of a Minneapolis Political Cult" and her article "The Role of Disorganized Attachment in Extremist Organizations. [PDF]" Further reading can be found here and a broader...

Duration:01:28:21

Tortured Logic

2/24/2021
Erin Kearns and Joseph K Young discuss their book "Tortured Logic: Why Some Americans Support the Use of Torture in Counterterrorism." The interview today was conducted by Chelsea Daymon, and the show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour. If you have enjoyed listening to The Loopcast please consider making a donation to the show through our Patreon. We greatly appreciate it.

Duration:00:43:20

The Shadow Commander: Soleimani, the U.S., and Iran's Global Ambitions

2/12/2021
Arash Azizi discusses his book "The Shadow Commander: Soleimani, the U.S., and Iran's Global Ambitions." The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour and show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour. If you have enjoyed listening to The Loopcast please consider making a donation to the show through our Patreon. We greatly appreciate it.

Duration:01:14:49

Weaponized Words

1/26/2021
Kurt Braddock discusses his book Weaponized Words: The Strategic Role of Persuasion in Violent Radicalization and Counter-Radicalization. The interview today was conducted by Chelsea Daymon, and the show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour. If you have enjoyed listening to The Loopcast please consider making a donation to the show through our Patreon. We greatly appreciate it.

Duration:00:53:56

Discussing Battlegrounds: The Fight to Defend the Free World with H.R. McMaster

1/3/2021
H.R. McMaster discusses his new book Battlegrounds: The Fight to Defend the Free World. The interview today was conducted by Chelsea Daymon, and the show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour. If you have enjoyed listening to The Loopcast please consider making a donation to the show through our Patreon. We greatly appreciate it.

Duration:00:24:19

This Keeps Me Up at Night

12/20/2020
Cynthia Miller-Idriss, Colin P. Clarke, John Horgan, and Mubin Shaikh discuss what will Trump's more extreme supporters do now post election. Article: "This Keeps Me Up at Night:" Radicalization experts fear what Trump's fringes will do now -- and they aren't certain how to stop it. The interview today was conducted by Chelsea Daymon, and the show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour. If you have enjoyed listening to The Loopcast please consider making a donation to the show...

Duration:01:04:57

How Terror Evolves: The Emergence and Spread of Terrorist Techniques

12/5/2020
Dr. Yannick Veilleux-Lepage discusses his new book "How Terror Evolves: The Emergence and Spread of Terrorist Techniques." Dr. Veilleux-Lepage has also written an article on Islamic State propaganda, "Drone Imagery in Islamic State Propaganda: Flying Like a State." The interview today was conducted by Chelsea Daymon, and the show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour. If you have enjoyed listening to The Loopcast please consider making a donation to the show through our...

Duration:01:02:49

Weaponization of History in Far Right Extremist Narratives

11/21/2020
Ash Kingdon and Chris Fuller discuss the weaponization of history in far right extremist narratives. The interview today was conducted by Chelsea Daymon, and the show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour. If you have enjoyed listening to The Loopcast please consider making a donation to the show through our Patreon. We greatly appreciate it.

Duration:01:13:42

Traditionalism

11/1/2020
Upchurch discusses traditionalism. Recommended books to pair with the conversation: Against The Modern World by Mark Sedgwick The Occult Roots of Nazism by Nicholas Goodrick-Clarke Foucault's Pendulum by Umberto Eco The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour and show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour. If you have enjoyed listening to The Loopcast please consider making a donation to the show through our Patreon. We greatly appreciate it.

Duration:01:45:51

Meddling in the Ballot Box

10/17/2020
Dov Levin discusses his new book "Meddling in the Ballot Box: The Causes and Effects of Partisan Electoral Interventions." The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour and show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour. If you have enjoyed listening to The Loopcast please consider making a donation to the show through our Patreon. We greatly appreciate it.

Duration:00:54:17

Traditionalism and Steve Bannon

10/2/2020
Benjamin R. Teitelbaum discusses his book "War For Eternity: Inside Bannon's Far-Right Circle of Global Power Brokers." During the show we discussed the article "Collaborating with the Radical RightScholar-Informant Solidarity and the Case for an Immoral Anthropology." You can read more of Ben's scholarship here. The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour and show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour. If you have enjoyed listening to The Loopcast please consider...

Duration:01:18:44

The Force of Words: The Logic of Terrorist Threats

9/22/2020
Joseph M. Brown discusses his new book "The Force of Words: The Logic of Terrorist Threats." The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour and show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour. If you have enjoyed listening to The Loopcast please consider making a donation to the show through our Patreon. We greatly appreciate it.

Duration:01:00:29