Tag: idea viruses

What Is Parasite Stress? Is This Strange Phenomenon Altering Our Politics? Did It Lead To World War 2?

The concept of parasite stress is one that has been studied by my guest Dr Randy Thornhill for decades – it’s the idea that the more infectious disease that is prevalent in a country, the more right-wing and collectivist a population is. With a very strong correlation. With that in mind, I was…

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Chatter #175 – Peter Boghossian On The Cult of Woke, Idea Viruses, And Renewing Our Institutions

Dr. Peter Boghossian’s main focus is bringing the tools of professional philosophers to people in a wide variety of contexts. Peter has a teaching pedigree spanning more than 25 years and 30 thousand students – in prisons, hospitals, public and private schools, seminaries, colleges and universities, Fortune 100 companies, and small businesses. His…

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