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

  • E302 - Bang On The Drum (w/The Crew)

    E302 - Bang On The Drum (w/The Crew)

    The criminal legal system is back at it again as Bill joins Rob in the bunker to talk about the latest police violence from the New Castle County police department, as well as the trial of one of the arrested Palestine protesters. Then, some discussion about Delaware's favorite elderly president. Show Notes: New Castle County police beat a woman New Castle County Police Accountability Board Network Delaware Social Change Summit

  • E301 - Factory Settings (w/Shané Darby, Jonathan Tate)

    E301 - Factory Settings (w/Shané Darby, Jonathan Tate)

    Wilmington Councilwoman Shané Darby and DSA co-chair Jonathan Tate join Rob in the bunker to talk about the Nathan Field anti-protesting ordinance, the trial of an actual protester, and then some talk about how organizations are handing out endorsements. Show Notes: More on the anti-protester ordinance

  • E300 - Explaining Razzle Dazzle (w/Steve Wood)

    E300 - Explaining Razzle Dazzle (w/Steve Wood)

    Former Kathy McGuiness lawyer Steve Wood joins Rob in the bunker to wrap up some of the loose ends of the Kathy v Kathy trial, the state of the corporate bar and the criminal justice system, and his objection to the term razzle dazzle. Show Notes: Washington Post report on police sexual abuse Kathy v Kathy series

  • E299 - A Trip Down Memory Bunker

    E299 - A Trip Down Memory Bunker

    As we approach our 300th episode, we go back over the story of the Highlands Bunker from the first episode recorded in late 2018 to nearly six years later in 2024. We review some of the key moments in the bunker, some of the key struggles we've focused on, the biggest goofs, and where we stand today. Show Notes: A trip down memory Saturday E01 - Proof of Concept BONUS EPISODE - Throwing Stones at Mike Purzycki E05 - The Satirical Nature of Sending People to the Gulag E10 - It’s Not An Election Cycle Thing BONUS EPISODE - The Streets of Puerto Rico E34 - In The Shadow of the Grand Opera House E43 - A Place to Be Somebody BONUS EPISODE - Community Care BONUS EPISODE - Reflections from the Streets of Wilmington E90 - Mayor Purzycki Hates Poor People (w/Jeanne Kuang, Jerry Habraken) E146 - Four Freedoms E155 - An Evening with Dr. Mehmet Oz Kathy v Kathy series E179 - What's the Matter with Delaware E262 - Gap in The Wall

  • E298 - Senate of Ill Repute (w/ Dael Norwood, Chancery Daily)

    E298 - Senate of Ill Repute (w/ Dael Norwood, Chancery Daily)

    Chance from Chancery Daily and local historian Dael Norwood join Rob in the virtual bunker to talk more about the upcoming changes to the Delaware General Corporation Law, which sailed through the senate despite opposition from dozens of leading law professors and scholars. We talk about the arguments that were made and what effects they did or didn't have on legislators. Show Notes: Karl Baker coverage Delaware Business Times coverage SB 313