The Fire These Times

By Joey Ayoub

Each week, Joey Ayoub brings you conversations at the intersection of politics, culture and the environment. Named after the James Baldwin book 'The Fire Next Time', this is a podcast about tackling the 21st century. How to support: https://thefirethisti.me/support

  1. 1.
    70/ (Post)Sectarianization: Mapping the New Politics of the Middle East (With Nader Hashemi & Danny Postel)
    1:26:27
  2. 2.
    69/ The Entrenched “Manliness” of Ethnic Power-sharing Peace Agreements (with Aida A. Hozić)
    1:25:17
  3. 3.
    68/ Solarpunk, Youth Liberation and Why Revolution Needs Therapy (with Saint Andrew)
    1:21:31
  4. 4.
    67/ Cultural Dementia: How the West Lost Its History and Risks Losing Everything Else (with David Andress)
    1:29:18
  5. 5.
    Intervention: Anti-Fascist Solidarity in Lyon (English/Français)
    22:00
  6. 6.
    66/ Legacies of Authoritarianism in Palestine (with Dana El Kurd)
    1:04:56
  7. 7.
    #StopAsianHate [Repost] Sex Workers' Rights, Basebuilding and Mutual Aid (with Kate Zen)
    56:27
  8. 8.
    65/Shifting Towards Climate-Just Mobility (with Anne Kretzschmar)
    54:35
  1. 9.
    64/In the End, It Was All About Love (with Musa Okwonga)
    1:35:31
  2. 10.
    63/Queerness, Literature and Revolution (With Saleem Haddad)
    1:17:14
  3. 11.
    62/ How to Limit Global Warming to 1.5°C: A Societal Transformation Scenario (with Kai Kuhnhenn and Linda Schneider)
    1:00:49
  4. 12.
    61/ A Class Analysis of the Arab Spring (with Anand Gopal)
    1:01:24
  5. 13.
    60/(Anti-)Fascism and the Future of Complex Warfare, Part 2 (with Emmi Bevensee)
    1:19:54
  6. 14.
    59/(Anti-)Fascism and the Future of Complex Warfare, Part 1 (with Emmi Bevensee)
    1:11:56
  7. 15.
    58/ Democracy, Counterrevolution and the Rhetoric of Anti-Imperialism (with Rohini Hensman)
    1:16:57
  8. 16.
    57/The Psychology of Silicon Valley (with Katy Cook)
    1:17:58
  9. 17.
    The (quick) Updates Are A-Comin'
    6:56
  10. 18.
    56/A Region in Revolt: The Uprisings in Algeria, Sudan, Lebanon, Iraq and Iran (Book Launch)
    1:44:49
  11. 19.
    55/Lessons from Workers' Resistance in China (with Zhongjin Li & Eli Friedman)
    1:03:13
  12. 20.
    54/What Management Theory Can Learn From Anarchism (With Martin Parker & Thomas Swann)
    51:06
  13. 21.
    53/Masculinity in Pop Culture: The Toxic and the Subversive (With Jonathan McIntosh)
    49:45
  14. 22.
    52/The Palestinian Left and Its Decline (with Francesco Saverio Leopardi)
    42:42
  15. 23.
    51/The Case for People-centered Recovery Processes in Beirut (with Mona Harb)
    59:20
  16. 24.
    Reflections on the first 50 episodes and upcoming projects
    25:32
  17. 25.
    50/Golden Dawn: The Anatomy of a Nazi Party in 21st Century Europe (with Loukas Stamellos)
    34:50
  18. 26.
    49/The Moria Camp and Fortress Europe's Deadly Xenophobia (with Ghias Al Jundi)
    1:01:43
  19. 27.
    48/Our Climate Emergency Present (with Peter Kalmus)
    40:46
  20. 28.
    47/Evaporated Euphoria: the Current Crises in Lebanon (with Lara Bitar)
    47:55
  21. 29.
    46/Hong Kong, Disappearances and the Emotional Cost of Disinformation (with Shui-yin Sharon Yam)
    1:41:13
  22. 30.
    45/Ethiopian Migrants' Saudi Hell/Ethiopia's Anti-Government Protests (with Zecharias Zelalem)
    1:00:08
  23. 31.
    44/That Cairo Concert, Mental Health and Growing Up Queer in Lebanon (with Hamed Sinno)
    1:15:33
  24. 32.
    43/ The World's Most Technologically Sophisticated Genocide is Happening in Xinjiang (with Rayhan Asat and Yonah Diamond)
    59:21
  25. 33.
    42/"It Sounded Like The World Itself Was Breaking Open": The Beirut Explosion (with Lina Mounzer)
    46:56
  26. 34.
    41/Rendering Our Struggles Visible: Palestine, #BlackLivesMatter and Syria (with Mariam Barghouti)
    58:57
  27. 35.
    40/We Exist: Queer Transnational Activism in the Middle East and Beyond (with "The Queer Arabs")
    51:28
  28. 36.
    39/Basebuilding, Sex Workers’ Rights and Mutual Aid (with Kate Zen)
    52:52
  29. 37.
    38/My Father and Syria's Forcibly Disappeared (with Wafa Mustafa)
    1:16:04
  30. 38.
    37/The Racialisation of Migrant Labor Under the Kafala System in Lebanon (with Daryn Howland)
    47:36
  31. 39.
    36/Lebanon’s Deep Crisis Explained (with Timour Azhari)
    1:30:44
  32. 40.
    35/The European Union's Violence Against Asylum Seekers (with Jack Sapoch)
    44:11
  33. 41.
    34/Remembering Through Storytelling in Times of Hardship in Lebanon (with Ronnie Chatah)
    1:21:57
  34. 42.
    33/Mutual Aid is Sweeping the World (with Zoe Smith)
    42:32
  35. 43.
    32/Wretched of the Earth: Thoughts on Syria, Palestine and Discourse (with Mohammed Sulaiman)
    1:10:02
  36. 44.
    31/Disinformation, 'Post-truth' and What To Do About Them (with Peter Pomerantsev)
    47:43
  37. 45.
    Intervention: Ghanaian woman on surviving slavery in Lebanon. #AbolishKafala
    1:03
  38. 46.
    30/Poetry, Tripoli and Navigating the Moment (with Zeina Hashem Beck)
    1:34:48
  39. 47.
    Intervention: Saleem Haddad on the death of Sarah Hegazy
    7:53
  40. 48.
    29/Gender, Representation and the Role of Women Journalists in Syria (with Rula Asad)
    51:13
  41. 49.
    28/Who Owns This World? Grief, Borders and Music [Correct Version] (with Yousef Kekhia)
    1:00:26
  42. 50.
    27/The Risks of Psychologising Patriarchal Oppression (with Chuck Derry)
    1:01:27

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