What it's about
The goal of the Dangerous History Podcast is to help you learn the past so that you can better understand the present and prepare for the future.
The Dangerous History Podcast takes CJ’s countless hours spent as a Professional History Dork and boils all the most interesting and/or important stuff he has learned into podcast episodes, combining education with entertainment with the ultimate goal of empowerment.
This is the history the Establishment would rather you not know.
- Ep. 0216: Fun-Size DHP: An Act for Establishing Religious FreedomDecember 15, 2020 at 1:40 pm
Join CJ for this pint-sized dose of Dangerous History, as he shares the backstory, text, meaning, and implications of the 1786 Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom. Support the Dangerous History Podcast via Patreon, SubscribeStar, or Bitbacker. CJ’s official DHP Amazon Wish List Other ways to support the show The Dangerous History Podcast is a member of the Recorded History Podcast Network, […]
- Ep. 0215: The "Spanish" Flu Pandemic, w/Alexander Von SternbergNovember 29, 2020 at 4:22 pm
In this DHP episode, CJ talks to Alexander Von Sternberg, host of the podcast History Impossible, about the epic 6-hour+ episode Alex released last month on the 1918-1919 killer influenza pandemic. CJ & Alex as they discuss the pandemic, as well as its massive psychological & political effects, and interesting similarities and differences when compared to 2020. Support the Dangerous […]
- Ep. 0214: A Civil-Religious Civil War?November 19, 2020 at 3:52 pm
Is the USA currently in the early stages of sectarian conflict over its civil religion? In this episode of the DHP, CJ rebroadcasts his 2016 Election Special on America's Civil Religion (in order to review the concept of civil religion & its manifestation in the United States); this is followed by new material, reflecting on how CJ's understanding of the American civil religion has changed […]
- Ep. 0213: The Shining: Exoteric & Esoteric, w/Brett VeinotteOctober 31, 2020 at 10:38 am
In this second 2020 DHP Halloween episode, CJ spoke to Brett Veinotte of the School Sucks Project about Stanley Kubrick's classic 1980 horror film, The Shining. Join CJ & Brett as they dig into some of the exoteric & esoteric elements of The Shining. Support the Dangerous History Podcast via Patreon, SubscribeStar, or Bitbacker. CJ’s official DHP Amazon Wish List Other ways to support […]
- Ep. 0212: Talking 80s Horror Flicks w/Pete QuinonesOctober 30, 2020 at 3:25 pm
For this DHP episode, CJ had a freewheeling discussion with Pete Quinones (who's the host of the Free Man Beyond the Wall podcast & one of the producers of the documentary film The Monopoly on Violence) about a couple of mid-Eighties cult classic horror/comedy films. Join CJ & Pete as they discuss Fright Night (1985) and Return of the Living Dead (1985), as well as a whole bunch of other […]