[Deprogrammed] Helen Pluckrose

4 years ago
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Carter and Keri chat with special guest Helen Pluckrose.

Helen is the editor of Areo Magazine, a broadly liberal and humanist digital magazine which looks at culture, politics, science and art. She is best known for her essays on Social Justice scholarship and activism and for her work on the grievance studies project. Her upcoming book with James Lindsay, Cynical Theories: How Activist Scholarship Made Everything About Race, Gender and Identity -- And Why This Harms Everybody is out next year.

You can follow Helen's on Twitter at: @hpluckrose

You can read her work at: https://areomagazine.com/author/hpluckrose/

And you can purchase her upcoming book with James Lindsay at: https://amzn.to/2OWwDj6

Here's a link to Mike Nayna's coverage of the Evergreen Equity Council that Helen mentioned:
https://youtu.be/FH2WeWgcSMk

And here's a link to the book Helen recommended at the end of the show:
Kindly Inquisitors by Jonathan Rauch: https://amzn.to/31pOpOz

About Deprogrammed
Every Thursday at 11:00 Pacific (or 10:00, depending on Keri's schedule), former SJW Keri Smith joins Unsafe Space to co-host "Deprogrammed."

We'll explore the philosophy, strategy, and tactics that Marxist and postmodern nihilists use to program "Social Justice Warriors," turning otherwise thoughtful, critically-minded individuals into armies of extreme leftist NPCs. Each week, we'll talk about a different aspect of "social justice" culture, drawing both from Keri's personal experience as well as current events.

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