Talia Lavin spent months immersing herself in the internet’s darkest corners, becoming an expert on how white supremacists organize online and what that means for the rest of us. After publishing Culture Warlords: My Journey into the Dark Web of White Supremacy, she went for a palate cleanser and started watching Star Trek for the very first time. This week, Talia joins Tawny and Paul to discuss what it was like to watch Star Trek during the pandemic and her hopes for making a more Trek-like future out of our current reality.
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WATCH: A Timeline Through the Star Trek Universe
Show Notes and Further Reading:
- Talia wrote about watching The Next Generation for the first time during the Pandemic.
- Read about one of the episodes discussed on this week's pod, "Past Tense" (Parts 1+2)
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