Insight Radio

Jun 05 2020 67 mins 3

This podcast is an ongoing conversation with the innovators, thought leaders, journalists and commentators who have the most insight into the world today and the trends happening tomorrow. Listeners worldwide, over 40 countries.





Slavoj Zizek on Black Lives Matter and the American Protest
Jun 05 2020 53 mins  
Slavoj Zizek on Black Lives Matter and the American Protest


The Thought of Slavoj Zizek with Dr. Russell Sbriglia
Jun 04 2020 78 mins  
The Thought of Slavoj Zizek with Dr. Russell Sbriglia


Professor Richard Wolff of Democracy at Work on Marx and Dialectical Materialism
May 17 2020 96 mins  
Dr. Richard Wolff of Democracy at Work sets forth his interpretation of the Marxian conception of dialectical materialism along with a wide-ranging discussion of libertarianism and the events of the day. Dr Wolff sees Western capitalism as effectively...



Kochland: The Secret History of Koch Industries and Corporate Power in America
May 13 2020 61 mins  
Christopher Leonard, author of The New York Times Bestselling "Kochland: The Secret History of Koch Industries and Corporate Power in America," joins Patrick McCarty, host of Insight Radio, to elucidate the nature of the hold of corporate power on...


Restoring Democracy in America
May 13 2020 76 mins  
David Schweickart, professor of philosophy at Loyola University, author of "After Capitalism," and Helene Landemore, professor of philosophy at Yale University, author of "Democratic Reason," joins Patrick McCarty, host of Insight Radio, to discuss the...


Deconstructive Politics
May 13 2020 48 mins  
Samir Haddad, professor of philosophy at Fordham University, joins Patrick McCarty, host of Insight Radio, to discuss the political commitments of Jacques Derrida, the founder of deconstruction. Deconstruction is an enormously complex and subtle...


Our Pandemic and the Bigger Pandemic to Come
Apr 28 2020 48 mins  
Mark Olshaker, co-author of The Deadliest Enemy: Our War Against Killer Germs, talks about the Covid-19 pandemic, why we should have known it was coming, how best to cope with it, and the much bigger pandemic that is coming.


The Last Blockbuster on Earth
Apr 28 2020 26 mins  
The manager of the last Blockbuster on the planet describes the decline of the gigantic retail chain and what it is like now to be the last "man" standing.


Capitalism in Crisis with Professor Richard Wolff
Apr 21 2020 66 mins  
Celebrated economist Richard Wolff joins Patrick McCarty, host of Insight Radio, to address a capitalistic system that is in crisis. He responds to questions about the pandemic, the candidacy of Joe Biden, the stock market, Trumpism, Jordan Peterson,...


Ray Charles: Portrait of a Musical Legend by Kimberly Head, His Famous Backup Singer
Apr 13 2020 73 mins  
Kimberly Head tells the fascinating story of meeting the great Ray Charles and becoming a central part of his story. It is Head who duels Charles in "Hit the Road, Jack." This is a compelling portrait of the artist and a living piece of music history.


Remembering Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, 1968-1971
Apr 04 2020 65 mins  
Hall of Fame musician, Carmen Cosentino, joins Patrick McCarty, host of Insight Radio, to reflect on his memories of Bruce Springsteen and their days together at the Upstage Club (1968-1971). Cosentino tells his favorite Springsteen stories and about...


The Mathematizing Mind: Between Nazism and Artificial Intelligence
Mar 27 2020 41 mins  
Professor Emeritus David Carr of Emory University joins Patrick McCarty, host of Insight Radio, to address the most pressing issue of our time. What is the nature and quality of our experience in this pervasively scientific time? Is it possible to...


Retaining Our Humanity in the World of Elon Musk
Mar 27 2020 58 mins  
An eminent scholar, a professor of philosophy at University of California at Irvine, joins Patrick McCarty, host of Insight Radio, to lay bare concretely the crisis of our times, a crisis precipitated by technology and science. As the scientific...



Does Derrida Belong in the Future?
Feb 07 2020 125 mins  
Today we discuss Jacques Derrida, a French philosopher, famous for his origination of deconstruction theory.


Artificial Intelligence In Our Increasingly Technoscientific World
Jan 31 2020 91 mins  
Steeves makes a case for the progressive flattening of human experience with an increasingly technological approach to the world.


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