2 Crickets In A Thorn Tree

SA INSTITUTE OF RACE RELATIONS  |  Podcast , ±1 hr 16 min episodes every 1 week, 2 days  | 
Nicholas Lorimer and Gabriel Crouse provide their unique take on everything and anything going on in South Africa and the world at large, with a focus on history, philosophy and current affairs.

Getting away with murder in South Africa, Russian oligarchs, American elections and geopolitical strategy all feature in this unconventional podcast.

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21
FEB

Hate speech laws

Gabriel and Nick chat about the Afriforum vs. EFF court case around the chant "shoot the Boer".

Recommendations:

Gabriel: https://www.politicsweb.co.za/opinion/commandante-lushaba-and-the-fhrer

Nick: https://www.pricecheck.co.za/search?search=Steri+Stumpie
13
FEB

What's in a word?

Nick and Gabriel discuss the controversy around Joe Rogan and his use of the 'n-word', they dive into a deeper examination of language, codes of conduct and race.

Recommendations:

Iran's new missile: https://www.al-monitor.com/originals/2022/02/iran-hard-liners-overjoyed-new-missile

Moscow times: https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2022/02/09/putins-white-table-in-macron-talks-sparks-endless-memes-a76300
28
JAN

Should bloodlines be borderlines?

Nick and Gabriel talk about Ukraine and Russia again and how the conflict intersects with race and the nation state, this time with more history focus.

What was a planned 5-minute segment turns into almost the whole discussion, as fits their style. They also briefly talk about Gabriel’s theory that Ramaphosa is indeed the real head of the RET faction of the ANC.

Recommendations:

Anton Petrov: https://www.youtube.com/c/whatdamath/videos

Superbowl of economics: Inflation Debate between Paul R. Krugman and Lawrence H. Summers - Part II
03
DEC
2021

Slaves, mandates and devolutionary holidays

We suggest you listen to this podcasts in parts because it is really long.

Nick and Gabriel stumble into a discussion of slavery and then move onto chatting about vaccine mandates, what connects them and the magic of federalism.

Recommendations:

Gabriel: www.strongvote.co.za/post/thestrongvote, and Tick tick....Boom the play or the film.

Nick: Moth Light Media https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOh5Ht3eB4914hMUfJkKa9g
28
NOV
2021

Omicron, SA2 electric Boogaloo

Nick and Gabriel chat about the new Covid-19 variant and then proceed to complain about state of global institutions.

Recommendations:

Gabriel: The new bond movie No Time to Die

Nick: ElectroBoom https://www.youtube.com/c/Electroboom

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