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Podcast series covering various topics in security and technology

Podcast series covering various topics in security and technology

Location:

United States

Description:

Podcast series covering various topics in security and technology

Twitter:

@theloopcast

Language:

English


Episodes

Historiography with Friends

7/31/2022
Enze Cartassi sits down with us to discuss how history is conceptualized and thought about. The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour 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:01:54:34

Gun Culture and Tacticool Aesthetics

7/7/2022
Theo Hansen discusses the impact of /k/, gun culture more broadly, and the aesthetics of being tacticool. The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour 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:02:03:39

Utopia or Oblivion?

7/1/2022
Daveed Gartenstein-Ross and Madison Urban discuss their paper "Utopia or Oblivion? An Examination of War Games & Futurism - How Games Can Contribute & Best Practices for Doing So." 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:01:09:13

Ask a Professor: What Is Stochastic Terrorism? With Kurt Braddock

6/22/2022
Kurt Braddock helps us answer the question "what is stochastic terrorism?" The Twitter thread that inspired this conversation can be found here. Make sure to check out Kurt's book Weaponized Words: The Strategic Role of Persuasion in Violent Radicalization and Counter-Radicalization (Amazon | Bookshop). You can listen to Kurt's previous appearance on the show here. The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour and the show is produced by Chelsea Daymon and Sina Kashefipour. If...

Duration:00:58:02

Breaching the Mainstream

6/12/2022
Devin Burghart discusses his latest Institute for Research & Education on Human Rights paper "Breaching the Mainstream: A National Survey of Far-Right Membership in State Legislatures." Additional reading for this podcast: "Tea Party Nationalism: A Critical Examination of the Tea Party Movement and the Size, Scope, and Focus of Its National Factions" and "Blood and Politics: The History of the White Nationalist Movement from the Margins to the Mainstream." The interview today was conducted...

Duration:01:16:18

Online Narrative Design and Extremism

5/13/2022
Emmi discusses narrative design and extremism. The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour 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:01:35:50

The Right and Extremism

5/8/2022
Jared Holt discusses the political right and it's relationship to extremist ideologies. You can check out Jared's profile and investigative work here and his writing and podcast here. The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour 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:01:06:59

Financing Terrorism in the Twenty-First Century

4/29/2022
Jessica Davis discusses how terrorists finance themselves and their respective organizations. You can check out Jessica's works here: newsletter, "Financing the Toronto 18," and Illicit Money: Financing Terrorism in the Twenty-First Century (Amazon | Lynne Rienner Publishers). 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:00:38:33

The Modern Intelligence World

4/21/2022
Zach Dorfman discusses the modern intelligence world. The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour 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:02:05:03

The Threat of Terrorist and Violent Extremist Operated Websites

4/9/2022
Deeba Shadnia and Arthur Bradley discuss their paper "The Threat of Terrorist and Violent Extremist Operated Websites." Please make sure to check out Tech Against Terrorism's podcast and newsletter. 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:00:40:18

A Year in the MAGA Milieu

3/24/2022
Amanda Moore discusses her year in the MAGA Milieu. The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour 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:01:06:22

The Trucker Convoy

3/19/2022
Sara Aniano discusses The Trucker Convoy. The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour 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:00:53:54

America’s Secret Jihad: The Hidden History of Religious Terrorism in the United States

2/22/2022
Stuart Wexler discusses his book "America's Secret Jihad: The Hidden History of Religious Terrorism in the United States." (Amazon | BookShop) Parts of the conversation today drew from Stuart's book "Killing King: Racial Terrorists, James Earl Ray, and the Plot to Assassinate Martin Luther King Jr" (Amazon | BookShop) and article "The Roots of American Anti-Semitism." You can read Stuart's op-ed work here. The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour and the show is produced by...

Duration:02:32:06

This is the Aftermath: Assessing Domestic Violent Extremism One Year After the Capitol Siege

2/15/2022
Jon Lewis and Bennett Clifford discuss "This is the Afterman: Assessing Domestic Violent Extremism One Year After the Capital Siege." 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:01:19:37

A Conversation With Mark Juergensmeyer

2/9/2022
February 8, 2022 Mark Juergensmeyer discusses the intersection of religion and violence. You can read Mark's blog here. The books that formed the basis for this conversation are listed below. "Terror in the Mind of God: The Global Rise of Religious Violence" (Amazon | Bookshop) "God at War: A Meditation on Religion and Warfare" (Amazon | Bookshop) "When God Stops Fighting: How Religious Violence Ends" (Amazon | Bookshop) The interview today was conducted by Sina Kashefipour and show...

Duration:01:07:50

The Islamic State in Africa

2/5/2022
Dr. Jason Warner discusses his latest book "The Islamic State in Africa: The Emergence, Evolution, and Future of the Next Jihadist Battlefront." You can purchase a copy from BookShop.org, Amazon, or directly from the publisher. 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:00:47:39

The Oath Keepers and Their Role in the January 6 Insurrection

2/1/2022
Matt Kriner and Jon Lewis discuss their article "The Oath Keepers and Their Role in the January 6 Insurrection." 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:01:48:45

Discussing Extremism and Cults With Sarah Hightower

1/25/2022
We discuss extremism and cults with Sarah Hightower. Please consider supporting Sarah's work by contributing to her Patreon which you can find 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:01:22:26

GamerGate: A Case Study in Online Movements

12/7/2021
Emmi and Alex discuss GamerGate. 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:01:26:55

Collecting, Curating, and Analyzing Primary Material From Extremist Spaces

12/1/2021
Marc-André Argentino discusses the challenges of collecting, curating, and analyzing primary material from extremist spaces. 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:01:05:19