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School Sucks Project - 2020-03-30 - Original post - cached version


CJ is the host of Dangerous History and a regular contributor to School Sucks. He joins me to discuss how to put the current crisis into a historical context, how he talks to his children about this situation, and what personal and philosophical silver linings we might find in what's...

School Sucks Project - 2020-03-24 - Original post - cached version


Paul Verge is a friend, a film maker, and one of the founding members of Tragedy and Hope. I met Paul back in 2010 when he interviewed me for a film called Believers Beware.

Earlier this month Paul was put under quarantine after his wife was exposed at a conference. We talk about...

School Sucks Project - 2020-03-20 - Original post - cached version


School Sucks favorite Nick Hazelton is back to discuss a purposeful way of connecting with nature: foraging. Don't panic! We're not suggesting it will be necessary; I'm actually hoping that there's some peace of mind in just knowing that nature has some exciting new salad ingredients for...

School Sucks Project - 2020-03-18 - Original post - cached version


Nick and I discuss guess what. This a good conversation for those who feel a little behind on their preparations.

This will be our new format for the foreseeable/unforeseeable future - check-ins with people from my life who want to talk about the current situation in a manner that I...

School Sucks Project - 2020-03-13 - Original post - cached version


Free Bonus Friday
Enjoy (and you will enjoy) a snip of one of our bonus productions for supporting listeners, including The Discomfort Zone, In Pursuit of Utopia, Picture of the Month Club, and other older selections.

(FULL AUDIO: 109 MINUTES) Is T2 is the best action film...

School Sucks Project - 2020-03-09 - Original post - cached version


Today I answer a series of school vs. education questions from Marc Clair and his Lions of Liberty audience, including how self-directed education is far more productive and far more fulfilling, whether for adults or children.

The downloadable version of The Ideas Into...

School Sucks Project - 2020-03-06 - Original post - cached version


Free Bonus Friday
Enjoy (and you will enjoy) a snip of one of our bonus productions for supporting listeners, including The Discomfort Zone, In Pursuit of Utopia, Picture of the Month Club, and other older selections.

Actually, your enjoyment today cannot be guaranteed....

School Sucks Project - 2020-03-04 - Original post - cached version


Part Three of the Test Drive Your Future college and career guidance series.

In the previous episode we covered some questions we'd love to see more young people ask themselves:
- Have you ever stopped to reflect on how you became who you are? To question your values, beliefs...

School Sucks Project - 2020-02-28 - Original post - cached version


Free Bonus Friday
Enjoy (and you will enjoy) a snip of one of our bonus productions for supporting listeners, including The Discomfort Zone, In Pursuit of Utopia, Picture of the Month Club, and other older selections.

Our bonus show this week (AUTONOMY Mastermind) can't be...

School Sucks Project - 2020-02-26 - Original post - cached version


What can a career look like for someone who overcomes the permission mentality and cuts their own path?

This is a new monthly series I'll be co-hosting with my friend, previous guest, and Praxis graduate Nick Rundlett. Career Launch Stories takes our opt-out-of-college conversation...

School Sucks Project - 2020-02-21 - Original post - cached version


Free Bonus Friday
Enjoy (and you will enjoy) a snip of one of our bonus productions for supporting listeners, including The Discomfort Zone, In Pursuit of Utopia, Picture of the Month Club, and other older selections.

The Discomfort Zone (s03e05) The More, the More. Releasing...

School Sucks Project - 2020-02-19 - Original post - cached version


A long and long-overdue chat with the man behind the popular (15K followers) Facebook page, The Honest Teacher.

The discussion is split into two parts, so make sure you saw part one!
Today we discuss

- how labels disable (continued)
- writing IEPs and executive...

School Sucks Project - 2020-02-17 - Original post - cached version


A long and long-overdue chat with the man behind the popular (15K followers) Facebook page, The Honest Teacher.

The discussion will be split into two parts, so check back Wednesday!
Today we discuss where critical thinking actually exists in schools, why standards get lower...

School Sucks Project - 2020-02-14 - Original post - cached version


Free Bonus Friday
Enjoy (and you will enjoy) a snip of one of our bonus productions for supporting listeners, including The Discomfort Zone, In Pursuit of Utopia, Picture of the Month Club, and other older selections.

From In Pursuit of Utopia Episode 7: "New Harmony" with...

School Sucks Project - 2020-02-12 - Original post - cached version


Today's show is a followup to the previous conversation with Dave Smith - a deeper level of exploration of the history of school, covering a longer period of time.

(Edited Audio from Brett on Free Man Beyond the Wall)
Pete's question: what you believe is the biggest conspiracy...

School Sucks Project - 2020-02-10 - Original post - cached version


(Supplemental Show)
From Part of the Problem: "On this episode of Part Of The Problem, Dave Smith is joined by Brett Veinotte of the School Sucks Podcast to discuss the Prussian Model of school and how the screws of totalitarianism get tighter but never loosen."

Dave Smith is...

School Sucks Project - 2020-02-07 - Original post - cached version


New Feature: Free Bonus Friday
Enjoy (and you will enjoy) a snip of one of our bonus productions for supporting listeners, including The Discomfort Zone, In Pursuit of Utopia, Picture of the Month Club, and other older selections.

This is the first 30 minutes of Picture of...

School Sucks Project - 2020-02-05 - Original post - cached version


"All media work us over completely." - Marshall McLuhan, 1968

Still true.

Scott and Karl from Online Great Books join me to discuss Marshall McLuhan's (perhaps prophetic) work The Medium is the Massage: An Inventory of Effects.

The discussion is split into 2 parts;...

School Sucks Project - 2020-02-03 - Original post - cached version


"All media work us over completely." - Marshall McLuhan, 1968

Still true? Truer than ever?

Scott and Karl from Online Great Books join me to discuss Marshall McLuhan's (perhaps prophetic) work The Medium is the Massage: An Inventory of Effects.

The discussion is split...

School Sucks Project - 2020-01-28 - Original post - cached version


[Supplemental Show] Chris McMillon is one of the most thoughtful, positive and encouraging people that I had the pleasure to meet through my work in 2019. Chris and I started interacting through Richard Grove's AUTONOMY program, and I was happy to accept his invitation to appear on his...

School Sucks Project - 2020-01-22 - Original post - cached version


Dave Smith is a comedian, and one of the most effective and energetic advocates for the philosophy of liberty on the scene right now. He is also one of the most historically requested guests for School Sucks Podcast.

My topic proposal to Dave:
"I'd like to do 30 minutes on...

School Sucks Project - 2020-01-17 - Original post - cached version


"Target-Covered" is a reference to the array of political and corporate interests trying to harness adolescent angst for their own purposes. And yes, "Teens" is in the title, but this is a conversation for everyone.

Jim and I will begin by discussing the 20th century history of...

School Sucks Project - 2020-01-15 - Original post - cached version


This is a free release of our supporter-only show, The Discomfort Zone, (Season 3 Episode 4).

Alex Bell and Drew Sample join Andrew and Brett for a discussion about habit change.

The conversation focuses around Drew, who would like change his relationship with alcohol and...

School Sucks Project - 2019-12-31 - Original post - cached version


Happy New Year! Here's a free episode of our supporter-only bonus series, In Pursuit of Utopia.

About This Series:
In the 21st century, we're living in a mosaic of fractured and failed Utopian visions from the past; socialism, social justice, liberation movements, archaic...

School Sucks Project - 2019-12-12 - Original post - cached version


I actually made more than six mistakes, but for your purposes we'll stick with just six.

Jim Hood is a father, entrepreneur, eventual autodidact, and a School Sucks listener. He and his wife Beth are also authors of a book called Test Drive Your Future, which has now evolved into an...

School Sucks Project - 2019-11-26 - Original post - cached version


Kerry McDonald returns to discuss the growing Micro-School movement. What is a Micro-School and why should we be talking about them? (and why am I excited about a school?)

We'll also cover blended learning, the question of screen time for children, and a thriving micro-school...

School Sucks Project - 2019-11-19 - Original post - cached version


"Success, happiness, contentment, joy, accomplishment—all of these things hinge on one’s ability to tame the mind. To be conscious and aware. To make our minds our servants not our masters." Jay Harrington, LifeandWhim.com

Jay Harrington is an entrepreneur, father, husband and...

School Sucks Project - 2019-11-12 - Original post - cached version


Dan Sanchez is the Director of Content at the Foundation for Economic Education (FEE) and the editor-in-chief of FEE.org. Dan is also the main writing coach for our friends at Praxis.

He joins me today for a fresh take on a familiar problem: young people are drowning and...

School Sucks Project - 2019-10-01 - Original post - cached version


Zak Slayback returns to the Studio of Champ-Yinz to share his insights on the benefits of interpersonal and intra-personal systems of accountability.

Zak suggests that when many of us run into different forms of unproductive friction, we should consider a reappearing lack of self-...

School Sucks Project - 2019-09-28 - Original post - cached version


Office Hours Podcast hosts T.K. Coleman and Isaac Morehouse join School Sucks host Brett and Discomfort Zone co-host Andrew for a casual and delightfully digressive conversation about personal experimentation and challenge, spreading new ideas, the utility of debate, and leaving on a high...

School Sucks Project - 2019-09-19 - Original post - cached version


CJ Kilmer joins Brett to share his impressive story of personal transformation over the last year.

CJ had struggled with his weight for 20 years, and in the last nine months he has lost 125 pounds, has taken up martial arts, goes on regular 5+ mile runs, and he continues to make...

School Sucks Project - 2019-09-16 - Original post - cached version


In this late-night-into-early-morning monologue I give an accounting of the most valuable take-aways from the so-called "dopamine fast" as they relate to productivity, happiness and self-discipline.

Dopamine is just one of several neuro-chemicals playing key roles in our happiness...

School Sucks Project - 2019-09-09 - Original post - cached version


Scott Hambrick joins Brett to discuss what self-discipline is and what it isn't. We also contrast the emerging self-discipline leadership industry against true self-discipline leadership.

Registration is now open for the first ever UN-IVERSITY virtual event, The Ideas Into...

School Sucks Project - 2019-09-05 - Original post - cached version


You struggle with self discipline. Just how hard should you be on yourself about that?

This show features an excerpt from The Discomfort Zone (s02414) "On Purpose." We debate this question and set up the problem and internal conflict that this series will address in the coming weeks...

School Sucks Project - 2019-09-03 - Original post - cached version


September is Back to School Sucks Month and we begin with this one-time-only free-for-all full installment of our bonus series Picture of the Month Club. Because everyone needs to hear it.

This show also carries a very special announcement: Registration is now open for the first...

School Sucks Project - 2019-08-02 - Original post - cached version


Moritz Bierling returns for another marathon conversation about how individuals can be navigators of increasingly complex and dysfunctional communications arenas.

The primary focus is what Moritz refers to as the Agent/Arena Relationship. Arenas - be they social, political, cultural...

School Sucks Project - 2019-07-18 - Original post - cached version


The lively finale in our string of productions from the 2019 Midwest Peace and Liberty Fest. Recorded on Saturday evening, June 22nd.

The questions (paraphrased):
1. Who wins in a rap battle, John Dewey or Horace Mann? (Prof CJ)
2. In your 10 years of doing the show,...

School Sucks Project - 2019-07-12 - Original post - cached version


CJ Kilmer (Dangerous History Podcast) and I sit down for a limited hangout, not be confused with a limited hang-out?

This a more meandering and freestyle show, best described as a conversation about the modern history of what happens away from public scrutiny and out of the public...

School Sucks Project - 2019-07-09 - Original post - cached version


Scott Hambrick returns to begin a multi-part discussion on learning, as he aspires to be a better Starting Strength coach and a more effective interlocutor at Online Great Books.

We begin our discussion with an exploration of the common learning theories practiced in public school...

School Sucks Project - 2019-07-05 - Original post - cached version


Who is Bill Cooper? How did he help? How did he hinder? What's his relationship to Alex Jones? Why was he killed in the Fall of 2001? Today we'll be answering four of those questions to your satisfaction.

Shane Radliff is the creator of Liberty Under Attack Publications and the host...

School Sucks Project - 2019-07-01 - Original post - cached version


Jim is a clinical psychiatrist, a libertarian, and a School Sucks listener. At the Midwest Peace and Liberty Fest he gave a presentation called When Scientific Experts Determine Public Policy... What Could Go Wrong? It focused on the implementation of eugenic policies during the...

School Sucks Project - 2019-06-26 - Original post - cached version


Larry Ludlow first tried his hand at teaching in the Detroit public schools, the very same year I entered first grade. After quickly realizing he was in a dangerous, toxic and anti-education environment Larry moved on to the private sector where he enjoyed a successful 35-year career....

School Sucks Project - 2019-06-19 - Original post - cached version


I'm excited to welcome back one of my favorite entertainers, Benny Wills. Benny is a poet, an actor, and one of the creators of the hilarious and insightful YouTube channel, JoyCamp.

Benny and I discuss the impact of JoyCamp, creating and pitching a "too smart for Comedy Central"...

School Sucks Project - 2019-06-14 - Original post - cached version


New Shows Are Coming!!!
For today I'm sharing one of my favorite selections from our members-only content.

First, mentioned in the monologue...
1. Go Learn Why Freelancing Should be In Every Creative's Toolkit, from SSP favorite Alex Bell
2. I was so impressed with...

School Sucks Project - 2019-05-29 - Original post - cached version


Scott Hambrick and Matt Reynolds are entrepreneurs, Starting Strength coaches, and the team behind Barbell-Logic.com. While Barbell Logic primarily focuses on strength training, Scott and Matt also dig into various self-improvement topics; we recently collaborated on an old School Sucks...

School Sucks Project - 2019-05-22 - Original post - cached version


Dr. Duke Pesta is an English Professor at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh and the Academic Director of FreedomProject Education.

Frustrated with "call-out culture" and the misguided efforts to shield young ADULTS from upsetting ideas, Dr. Pesta issued a contract to his students...

School Sucks Project - 2019-05-13 - Original post - cached version


My guest today is Jonathan Carroll, a history teacher and a 20-year veteran of Florida's public schools. Jonathan's recent viral Facebook resignation post has made national news, and has inspired messages of appreciation from educators around the world.

In his April 30th post he...

School Sucks Project - 2019-05-07 - Original post - cached version


Pam Lucashu is a home-educating parent and the Legislative Liaison for The Education of Christian Homeschoolers of CT.

Because much of our recent content has been devoted to exciting and revolutionary educational alternatives, I wanted to spotlight Pam as an exemplar of the often...

School Sucks Project - 2019-05-01 - Original post - cached version


Isaac Morehouse is the CEO of Crash, the career launch platform, and the founder of Praxis, a startup apprenticeship program. He joins me today to map out a better route to beginning or even relaunching a fulfilling career.

Better than what?

Better than what almost all of us...

School Sucks Project - 2019-04-23 - Original post - cached version


A whole generation? Is that even a fair question? Today's discussion is a series of polite disagreements and even politer agreements with Aaron Clarey, who argues the answer to that question is yes.

One huge point of agreement: marketing and advertising are both getting increasingly...

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