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The East is a Podcast is a show that focuses a critical lens on the history of the present of the modern Middle East and North Africa. Interviews with experts and archival mashups.

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Tiers
Fallah
$1 or more per month

Subsistence farming is the life for thee. It's crude and the landowner takes a third of what you grow. You have nothing to offer but your symbolic fealty. 

Muhandis
$5 or more per month

You are gainfully employed in a skilled trade or white-collar profession. There is a good likelihood your parents were from the same class strata. 

Effendi
$10 or more per month
Local merchants pay you protection money, either directly or through intermediaries. You got to your current position by murdering the previous strongman, who exploited the neighbourhood far too much.
Shaykh
$20 or more per month
You own several apartments in far flung cities and enjoy the high-stakes world of camel racing. The civilization you have erected for yourself is admittedly hollow, but the finer things of life are at your fingertips:  yachts, Fabergé eggs, and all the newest gadgets you read about in Skymall.  
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$274 of $1,500 per month
Launch Pod Kapital, a new biweekly podcast on the life and work of Karl Marx. This show will feature readings from his letters, analyses of his writings, and interviews with Marx scholars.
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The East is a Podcast is a show that focuses a critical lens on the history of the present of the modern Middle East and North Africa. Interviews with experts and archival mashups.

eastpodcast.com

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Tiers
Fallah
$1 or more per month

Subsistence farming is the life for thee. It's crude and the landowner takes a third of what you grow. You have nothing to offer but your symbolic fealty. 

Muhandis
$5 or more per month

You are gainfully employed in a skilled trade or white-collar profession. There is a good likelihood your parents were from the same class strata. 

Effendi
$10 or more per month
Local merchants pay you protection money, either directly or through intermediaries. You got to your current position by murdering the previous strongman, who exploited the neighbourhood far too much.
Shaykh
$20 or more per month
You own several apartments in far flung cities and enjoy the high-stakes world of camel racing. The civilization you have erected for yourself is admittedly hollow, but the finer things of life are at your fingertips:  yachts, Fabergé eggs, and all the newest gadgets you read about in Skymall.