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For Students Who Grew Up Poor, An Elite Campus Can Seem Like a Sea of Wealth and Snobbery

Posted by on Aug 24, 2019 on quillette.com

“Where are the other poor black kids?” This is the first question I remember asking myself, a chubby freshman with my hair in cornrows,...

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Feelings Don’t Care About Your Facts | Ep. 846

Posted by on Aug 23, 2019 on youtube.com

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The TRUTH about Gene Editing (Pt. 2) | Jamie Metzl | TECH | Rubin Report

Posted by on Aug 23, 2019 on youtube.com

The Rubin Report is the only talk show about free speech and big ideas on YouTube. Each week Dave Rubin uses logic and reason to have...

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NARRATED: What They Don’t Teach You at the University of Washington’s Ed School

Posted by on Aug 23, 2019 on quillette.com

Greg Ellis reads What They Don’t Teach You at the University of Washington’s Ed School, Nick Wilson’s account of spending a year at what...

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PODCAST 50: Nadim Kobeissi Discusses Facebook’s Coming Cryptocurrency

Posted by on Aug 23, 2019 on quillette.com

Nadim Kobeissi, a professor at NYU and director of a cryptography consulting firm, tells Jonathan Kay about the risks posed by Libra,...

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DIVERSITY OFFICES

Posted by on Aug 22, 2019 on youtube.com

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Good Trump, Bad Trump: The Revenge | Ep. 845

Posted by on Aug 22, 2019 on youtube.com

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Joe Rogan Experience #1339 – Everlast

Posted by on Aug 22, 2019 on youtube.com

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Why White Privilege Is Wrong—Part 1

Posted by on Aug 22, 2019 on quillette.com

“White privilege” is a term often invoked as a causal explanation for the success of whites relative to other groups. But the problem with...

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Joe Rogan Experience #1338 – Roy Wood Jr

Posted by on Aug 21, 2019 on youtube.com

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Donald Trump and the ‘Disloyal’ Jews

Posted by on Aug 21, 2019 on nytimes.com

A president loyal only to himself uses my community as a political weapon.

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King Of The Jews? | Ep. 844

Posted by on Aug 21, 2019 on youtube.com

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THIS Is How We Will Fight Disease In The Future | Jamie Metzl | TECH | Rubin Report

Posted by on Aug 21, 2019 on youtube.com

The Rubin Report is the only talk show about free speech and big ideas on YouTube. Each week Dave Rubin uses logic and reason to have...

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#166 — The Plague Years

Posted by on Aug 21, 2019 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the Making Sense podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Matt McCarthy about his book “Superbugs: The Race to Stop an...

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Joe Rogan Experience #1337 – Dan Crenshaw

Posted by on Aug 20, 2019 on youtube.com

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Facebook Already Controls Our Information. Don’t Let It Control Our Commerce

Posted by on Aug 20, 2019 on quillette.com

Not a month has gone by in recent years without yet another unsettling exposé of Facebook’s content-moderation policies and corporate...

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Media Ignores Dem’s Anti-Semitic Cartoon

Posted by on Aug 20, 2019 on youtube.com

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How Democrats Chose The Radicals | Ep. 843

Posted by on Aug 20, 2019 on youtube.com

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I’m a Feminist Mother. But I Don’t Need a ‘Feminist Birth’

Posted by on Aug 20, 2019 on quillette.com

When my first was born—a bit early, just shy of 36 weeks—he couldn’t breathe. He let out a brief, warbled cry, then fell silent. He was...

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Are Political Disagreements Real Disagreements?

Posted by on Aug 20, 2019 on quillette.com

If people disagree about anything, it’s politics. In the United States, nearly half of all Republicans and Democrats say they “almost...

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