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. 0207: DHP Villains: Woodrow Wilson, Part 5
August 5, 2020 at 10:48 am
Here it is, the giant deep dive overview episode of Woodrow Wilson's decades of academic output! (Remember, I dive down these nightmarish rabbit-holes so you don't have to!) Here CJ dissects Woodrow Wilson's beliefs in painstaking detail, using the mountain of of essays, articles, books, speeches & lectures produced by the man over the course of his nearly three-decade-long career as an […]
Vintage DHP Ep. 0026: A History of the US Dollar, Part 2
July 28, 2020 at 2:21 pm
All the way back from 2014, another blast-from-the-past Vintage DHP episode, reissued on the public feed for a limited time only! Join CJ as he discusses: How, in the aftermath of the Revolutionary War Continental Dollar inflation, most of the Founding Fathers were soured on paper money, and took the opportunity of writing a new Constitution to reinstate a hard money (specie) standard The […]
Vintage DHP Ep. 0021: A History of the US Dollar, Part 1: Origins Through the Revolution
July 18, 2020 at 2:48 pm
*Note: This is a "Vintage DHP Episode" from all the way back in 2014 that (like the rest of the first 52 episodes of the show) normally resides behind my paywall on Patreon & Subscribestar. However, as I did a few months ago with the Vintage DHP Bronze Age Collapse series, I'm going to be sharing this series on the public feed over the next few weeks & then leaving it up for a limited […]
Ep. 0206: The Monopoly on Violence w/Pete Quinones
June 27, 2020 at 11:13 am
Recently, CJ got a chance to speak with Pete Quinones, host of the Free Man Beyond the Wall podcast, about a new documentary film he was involved with making -- The Monopoly on Violence -- a film which explores the history and characteristics of the state as an institution, the problems it creates, and criticisms & alternatives to it, from a libertarian anarchist perspective. (This film […]
Ep. 0205: Divide & Conquer, Divide & Rule
June 23, 2020 at 9:26 am
Join CJ as he discusses various historical instances of elites using strategies of 'divide and rule' and 'divide and conquer' in order to take over, rule, and exploit groups of people that vastly outnumber the elites. External Links "It's Time for Guillotines" by Trevor Moore "Only a Pawn in Their Game" by Bob Dylan CJ’s Picks: Amazon Affiliate Links The Conquest of Gaul (Penguin […]