Highlands Bunker

by Karl Stomberg

Part-time activist hoping to build and deepen solidarity in the local leftist community. Discussion will be focused on local politics, culture and more.

Podcast episodes

  • Season 1

  • E289 - If We Did It (w/ The Crew)

    E289 - If We Did It (w/ The Crew)

    It's a big news week for people who were previously involved in high-profile trials. We talk about two of them, as well as the state of the Delaware election and legislative scene right now, and some of the interviews we have coming up. Show Notes: Spotlight Delaware Chris Coons Interview

  • E288 - Community of Resistance (w/ Benjamin Shrader)

    E288 - Community of Resistance (w/ Benjamin Shrader)

    Disability advocate Benjamin Shrader joined Rob in the virtual bunker to talk about his path to Delaware, his disability and how it relates to the work that he's doing, and how faith and a recognition of interdependence help strengthen his politics. Show Notes: Benjamin's Twitter

  • E287 - Bombs In The Background (w/ Maryam Rahmani)

    E287 - Bombs In The Background (w/ Maryam Rahmani)

    Palestine activist Maryam Rahmani joins Rob in the virtual bunker to talk about her path to activism and then detailing the increasingly desperate repression that organizers and activists are facing from local law enforcement. Show Notes: Palestinian Painted Plates & the Nothing Party

  • E286 - Our Particular Process (w/ Sam Stecklow)

    E286 - Our Particular Process (w/ Sam Stecklow)

    Journalist Sam Stecklow joins Rob in the virtual bunker to talk about the latest ACLU lawsuit involving the Delaware Call to call for the release of more police records. Then, the crew talks about the death penalty, Jimmie Allen, and some exciting new endorsements. Show Notes: ACLU Delaware Call Lawsuit Invisible Institute, Citizens Police Data Project Jordan's Delaware Today piece

  • E285 - The Organizer (w/ Drew Palmer, James Johnson)

    E285 - The Organizer (w/ Drew Palmer, James Johnson)

    The movie crew joins Rob in the bunker to talk about The Organizer, an Italian movie about a failed strike in the late 1800s that leads to broader discussions around labor history and organizing tactics. Show Notes: The Organizer movie No Shortcuts: Organizing for Power in the New Gilded Age