A Different Lens

A bimonthly podcast produced by the Hampton Institute. Copyright 2013 the Hampton Institute. All rights reserved

Category: Podcasts

Talking Libertariansm and Arming The Homeless with Brian Ellison

Today we talk to Brian Ellison, who is running on the Libertarian Party ticket for the US Senate in Michigan and discuss politics as well as his arming the homeless campaign. Please note, this isĀ not an endorsement of any type.


The show can be downloaded here.

School Shootings: A Teacher’s Perspective

Today we talk to two school teachers, Sara and Marci, to discuss school shootings and the larger problems surrounding this situation.

The show can be downloaded here.

Capitalism, Drugs, and Child Protective Services


Today we talk with Pat L. a worker in New York state’s child protective services. In the interview we talk about his job, what it is exactly he does, and link it to larger problems such as capitalism, intergenerational poverty, and the opioid epidemic.

The show can be downloaded here.


Trumpeachment With Bryant Sculos

Today we chat with Bryant Sculos about his recent article entitled “Against Trumpeachment: The Case for a Strategic Alternative,” where we discuss the possibility of a Trump impeachment and the larger politics surrounding it.

The show can be downloaded here.

Stalin and the Authoritarian Left with Nick Partyka


Today we sit down and chat with Hampton Labor Issues Chair Nicholas Partyka and discuss the who Joseph Stalin was and his actions, as well as delving into authoritarian leftism and the conflict it has with libertarian leftists.
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The show can be downloaded here.

Jerusalem, The New Capital?


Today we talk to independent political analyst Dan Welch about President Trump’s recent decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and the larger regional affects of this as well as what will occur domestically.


The show can be downloaded here.

Transportation, Roads, and Racism with Lark Lo



Today we interview local NJ writer and activist Lark Lo to discuss the problems with transportation in Bloomfield, NJ, how the issue of transportation is linked to larger frameworks of housing, jobs, and racism, ending with how people can get involved. To get involved, go to Lo’s website.


The show can be downloaded here.

The Fight For Net Neutrality


With the FFC’s vote on net neutrality being on December 14, 2017, we sit down to talk with a number of people on the issue: activist Antoinette Miles, IT consultant Evan Hiley, US Army Lieutenant Bryan Gordon, and Benjamin Davis.


The show can be downloaded here.

Technocracy With Andrew Gavin Marshall


Today, in a re-broadcast of an interview I did in 2012, we sit down with Geopolitics Chair Andrew Gavin Marshall to discuss the then-technocratic governments in Greece and Italy as well as the rise of the scientific dictatorship, something laid out more thoroughly in Andrew’s article entitled “New Eugenics and the Rise of the Scientific Dictatorship.”

The show can be downloaded here.


New Eugenics and the Rise of the Scientific Dictatorship

The Question of Art (Part 3)


Today we sit down with two musicians, Verbz, a rapper, and Matt Lohan, respectively to discuss music and art generally. We also chat with writer Cassandra as writing relates to art. Please note that Part 2 is a written portion, which can be seen on the Hampton Institute website.

The show can be downloaded here.