Tag: politics

Hello, ‘Murica, We See You!

One year ago today, I, Rob Bowen (aka the Angry Hippie), published the farewell episode of the podcast. And in that time, a lot has changed. Political divisiveness has ruled the landscape, and the United States’ skeletons have come out of the proverbial closet in spades, as our true nature as a nation came into […]

The Podcast : Episode 88 – The Tyranny of Terror

Episode 88 – The Tyranny of Terror In brand new episode of the podcast, Rob takes a look at two recent terrorist events, before dissecting our response in the US to terrorist attacks or threats. First off, the discussion goes over the recent NAACP bombing in Colorado Springs and the lack of a committed media […]

The Podcast : Episode 79 – Privilege Pt 2 – The White Patriarchy

Episode 79 – Privilege Pt. 2 : The White Patriarchy In this all new episode, Rob takes a look at the two most dominant categories in the privileged pyramid of oppressors, white folks and dude folks. With a look at the dominance sought through the perverse rape culture we are faced with, to the examination […]

The Podcast : Episode 76 – 6th Year Anniversary Special

Episode 76 – Election Fallout! In this new shorter, much more singularly focused episode Rob takes a look at all of the fallout from election day 2012 and gives an appropriate nod to the day that began this podcasting journey as we roll into our sixth year on the internet airwaves! Before the fallout though, […]

The Podcast : Episode 75

Episode 75 – Current Events, Medical Myths! In this all new extra long and ranty episode Rob comes out of hiatus with lots of feedback to go over talking about topics like veganism, Leonard Peltier, the No Cope podcasting network, religious oppression, womens rights in Afghanistan, imperialism, religion, LGBT community, undercover as gay, exploitation for […]

The Podcast : Episode 71

Episode 71 – Current Events, Cost of Education! In this all new episode Rob goes over some emails that take the dialog over some topics like veganism, vegan outreach, faith, Christianity, VAWA, House revisions of Violence Against Women Act, no recourse for immigrant victims of violence, discrimination, racism, same-sex marriage, same-sex divorce, issues with non-equal […]

The Podcast : Episode 70

Episode 70 – Current Events, Dept. of Corrections! In this all new episode Rob looks at a few stories sent in from listeners which covers criminalizing feeding the homeless in the US, devaluing lives, Anders Behring Breivik and the Norway terror attacks of July 22, ALEC, corporations buying legislation, dwelling on the past for a […]

The Podcast: Episode 67

Episode 67 – Debating GOP, Current Events, Rampant Racism! In this brand new episode of the podcast, Rob dissects the Arizona GOP Presidential debates, looking at Christian extremism, contraception, immigration, entitlement spending, Medicaid, food stamps, welfare, privilege, Iran, nukes, securing the border, and more before moving on to feedback from listeners. At which point the […]