The Business Plot

Episode 102: The Business Plot

The Business Plot
This episode is pretty coup.

The boys take a look at an event from one of America’s darkest times as they discuss The Business Plot. A rather little-known conspiracy from America’s recent past, The Business Plot was an apparent coup to overthrow the Roosevelt administration and install a fascist dictatorship puppeteered by the wealthy elite. The plan was thwarted, however, by the actions of a marine and true patriot Smedley Butler. Flora and Stecco talk about what led to this plan, who was involved, and if it even happened as reported. Get ready for a healthy dose of political science, economics, and Pearl Jam in this patriotic episode of the podcast! (Butler and the Plot, Butler’s Life, Types of Government)

With music by Kevin MacLeod


Episode 102: The Business Plan