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Radicalized Pod Episode 36: Escaping Hate with ex-Oathkeeper Jason Van Tatenhove
January 6th Committee witness joins us for an important conversation
Please watch and share this episode. Our guest was Jason Van Tatenhove, former publicist for the Oathkeepers who turned his life around and spoke in front of a national audience at the January 6th Committee Hearings. Jason talks through how he found himself as the “propagandist” for Stewart Rhodes and how and why he decided to get out.
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Guest socials: Twitter @jasontatenhove
Podcast: Colorado Switchblade
Bio: About Jason Van Tatenhove Raised by artists and computer programmers, Jason Van Tatenhove gravitated toward Colorado's punk and grunge scenes. His literary hero was Hunter S. Thompson, and when he had a chance to embed with the most infamous militia of our day, he jumped at the chance: wanting to write his own Hell’s Angels. Jason Van Tatenhove is an author, journalist, and professional artist living with his family in the high mountain town of Estes Park, Colorado. He has attended three universities for fine artwork, dropping out of each. Jason was raised in a creative family. A third-generation artist and writer. His grandfather was a member of the Abstract Expressionist Movement in NYC in the ’50s and ’60s. Jason shows his fine contemporary artworks in galleries in Denver. Jason was a staff writer for the Estes Park Trail-Gazette before launching his regional news outlet. He still writes weekly journalism for his online outlet, The Colorado Switchblade; www.coloradoswitchblade.com. He lives with his wife, two teenage daughters, a pet wolf, and three cats in a world of creative chaos and beauty. His oldest daughter and granddaughter also live in town. He is a former publicist of the Oath Keepers militia group, who managed to escape the hate. He testified in front of a global audience at the January 6 Committee Hearings.