Category: Podcast

The Logos [formerly Gnostic] Media Podcast with host Jan Irvin. All podcasts are available for free for 6 weeks from the date of release, after which they’re available in the “Podcast Archive”.

Stephen Zarlenga interview, pt. 3 – “A Response to the Austrian School” – #067

This show is being released on Monday, March 01, 2010. My interview with Steve Zarlenga was recorded on February 23, 2010. Stephen Zarlenga of the American Monetary Institute has become a regular guest on the Gnostic Media program, and we love having him on. After our series that we completed a few months ago, some…

Dr. Eric G. Wilson interview – “Against Happiness” – #065

This show is being released on Monday, February 15, 2010. My interview with Eric Wilson was recorded on February 10, 2010. Today we continue our investigation into critical thinking and we’ll be talking with Eric Wilson about his latest book Against Happiness. We’ll be hearing his theory about how melancholy promotes the better things in…

Dr. Michael Labossiere interview, pt. 2 – “General Grammar – Subject and Predicate″ – #063

This show is being released on Monday, January 31, 2010. My interview with Michael Labossiere was recorded on January 29, 2010. Today we continue our series with Dr. Michael Labossiere on general grammar and the subject and the predicate.                       http://media.blubrry.com/logosmedia/p/logosmedia.com/podcast/GnosticMedia_PC_063_Michael_Labossiere_low.mp3Podcast: Play in new window…

Dr. Michael Labossiere interview, pt. 1 – “Logical Fallacies: The Critical Thinking Meme″ – #062 (+ video)

What would happen if everyone in society received an immunization against all of today’s media and political propaganda? Is there a simple, logical process to arm ourselves against such attempts at mind manipulation and control? What if you had the ability to quickly and easily break down words and sentences to identify lies and untruths…

James Oroc interview – “Tryptamine Palace and 5-MeO-DMT” – #058

5-Methoxy-N,N-DMT is one of the most powerful psychedelic substances on earth, but one of the least researched in the entire world. Today we’re going to delve further into 5-MeO-DMT. My guest is James Orac, a former atheist who argues that 5-MeO-DMT taught him spirituality and about the existence of G-d. He’s the author of Triptamine…

Peter Levenda interview – “Gordon Wasson and the Power Elite” – #056

What do the CIA, the Kennedy assassination, international banking, Project MK-ULTRA, LSD, Allen Dulles, George H. W. Bush, R. Gordon Wasson, Uri Geller and Andrija Puharich, and magic mushrooms all have to do with each other? You’re about to find out. Today my guest is Peter Levenda, author of Unholy Alliance and Sinister Forces. Over…

Rabbi Yisrel Dovid Weiss interview – “Against Zionism” – #054

What is truth and what is propaganda? Tonight we’ll be discussing what is probably the single most controversial subject in the world today: Zionism. What is Zionism, and why is it important to understand? Is anti-Zionism related to anti-Semitism? Are Zionists attempting a world takeover, or is it just “good business”? Does the state of…

Dr. Barbara Ehrenreich interview – “Bright-Sided” – #053

Released November 22, 2009. What are the negative consequences of “positive thinking”? Is positive thinking a good thing, or does it have the potential to be used as a tool for mind control and manipulation? Is positive thinking responsible for the financial meltdown? Who really gets rich from the positive thinking movement? Does the human…

Mitch Horowitz interview – “Occult America” – #052

Mitch Horowitz is the editor-in-chief of Tarcher/Penguin in New York and the author of Occult America: The Secret History of How Mysticism Shaped Our Nation (Bantam), which has been called “a fascinating book” by Ken Burns and “extraordinary” by Deepak Chopra. A widely known voice for esoteric and occult ideas, Horowitz has written for U.S.…

Gene Odening interview, Part 3 – “The Qabalah and the Mystery Schools” – #051 (+ video)

Our first interactive podcast. In tonight’s show we continue our discussion on the Trivium and Quadrivium and go for a full-blown as we complete this series with the Qabalah and the mystery schools with Gene Odening. Here we continue to learn about learning, logic, critical thinking, Hegelian dialectics, Plato, the Trivium, the Quadrivium, the 7…

Gene Odening interview, Part 2 – “The QUADRIVIUM” – #050 (+ video)

In tonight’s show we continue our discussion on the Trivium and discuss the Quadrivium with Gene Odening. Here we continue to learn about learning, logic, critical thinking, Hegelian dialectics, Plato, the Trivium, the Quadrivium, the 7 liberal arts, and many other facets of human cognizance. Or play / download the audio only: https://media.blubrry.com/logosmedia/p/logosmedia.com/podcast/GnosticMedia_PC_050_Gene_Odening_p2_High.mp3Podcast: Play in…

Gene Odening interview, Part 1 – “The TRIVIUM Method” – #049 (+ video)

Gnostic Media’s 1 Year anniversary show! Tonight’s show is an important one. Without it, it’s hard to build on the information presented in the other shows. Here we begin to learn about learning, logic, critical thinking, Hegelian dialectics, Plato, the Trivium, the Quadrivium, the 7 liberal arts, and many other facets of human cognizance. My…

Steve Hager interview – “High Times to Octopus Conspiracies” – #048

“Goddammit!®” Today we’re going to speak with Mark Herer, Jack Herer’s son, about Jack’s condition, and his first word since his heart attack. This talk is only about 6 minutes long before the main interview. Then: From the Cannabis Cup in Amsterdam to the Kennedy assassination, from Hip Hop to Promise software, from the ritual…

Stephen Zarlenga interview, Pt. 1 – “Money’s Dirty Little Secret” – #041

One of the factions that controls nearly every moment of our lives is hardly understood by the large majority of the population. To gain an understanding of today’s topic deepens our understanding of the world and how it works and exactly what we can do to effect change when and where needed. Our deepening investigation…

Chris Conrad interview – “Hemp, Lifeline to the Future” – #040

Chris Conrad Author, internationally recognized spokesperson, and court-qualified expert on Cannabis Hemp (Marijuana) Internationally known expert on the history, medical, social, economic and ecological aspects of Cannabis hemp. Chris is author of four groundbreaking books and author of the booklet Cannabis Yields and Dosage. He advocates full restoration of industrial hemp, medical marijuana with a…

Mitch Schultz interview – “DMT – The Spirit Molecule – the movie” – #038

Today we’re running late, but we’re back to a more typical show format. I interview Mitch Schultz, maker of the film DMT, The Spirit Molecule. We’ll be talking to Mitch about the film: who’s in it, what he’s learned along the way, and when you can expect it’s release. Also check out http://www.thespiritmolecule.com/    …

Jan Irvin with Richard Grove and Lisa Arbercheski – “Healthcare, U.S. vs Peru” – #037

Today instead of the usual interview format, I’ll be speaking with Richard Andrew Grove and Lisa Arbercheski of 8thestate media and Tragedy and Hope magazine about my trip to Peru, my experience with the medical system there, and some brief, and sometimes not as in depth as they could be, comparisons regarding our two cultures.…