Death Panel Podcast

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Weโ€™re a podcast about left politics, sex, feminism, intersectionality, capitalism, socialism, culture, art and the horrors of being a human being in America.

Inherent Vice

The Panel reviews the latest acts of incitement against Ilhan Omar, Bernie Sanders’ overhauled Medicare for All bill, and Foxconn’s Potemkin village situation in Wisconsin. But first, we reflect on the sick girl narrative spun in a Vice profile of Beatrice, a fashion brand’s essentializing of Emily, and the future of rainbow-washing. ๐Ÿ’‰ DP EP […]


Cruising Pavilion w/ Pierre-Alexandre Mateos & Charles Teyssou

The Panel is joined by Pierre-Alexandre Mateos and Charles Teyssou to talk about their ongoing project Cruising Pavilion (in collaboration with Rasmus Myrup and Octave Perrault), which curates exhibitions around gay cruising culture and the intersection between architecture and public sex. We also discuss the Haussmannization of the web, state tracking of queer populations through […]


Blood Meridian

The Panel reviews the rise and fall of Theranos in light of the release of Alex Gibney’s “The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley,” and explore some of the more ridiculous aspects of the story that the documentary glosses over. We also mull over Elizabeth Warren’s choice to backpedal on Medicare for All, Kirsten […]


Gilded Arc

The Panel gives its review of New York’s newly opened Hudson Yards, and its 16 story monument to inaccessibility and union-busting, The Vessel. We also discuss Beto’s bid to win the Republican Primary, check in on the Trump administration’s social media monitoring plan, and shout out NYC DSA Medics naloxone distribution program. ๐Ÿ’‰ DP EP […]