Intellectual Dark Web

Michael Shermer

Michael Shermer is an American science writer, historian of science, founder of The Skeptics Society, and editor-in-chief of its magazine Skeptic. Shermer engages in debates on topics pertaining to pseudoscienc...

Lindsay Shepherd

Lindsay Shepherd became the centre of a free speech and academic freedom controversy at Wilfrid Laurier University in 2017. She was censured for using a three-minute recording of a debate involving Jordan Peter...

Quillette

Quillette is an online magazine founded by Australian writer and former psychology graduate student Claire Lehmann. The publication considers itself a platform for free thought that respects ideas, even dangero...

Heather Heying

Heather Heying is an evolutionary biologist and “professor-in-exile”. Heather came to prominence after she and her husband, Bret Weinstein, stood up to supporters of an enforced “Day of Absence” for white staff...

Alice Dreger

Alice Domurat Dreger is a historian, bioethicist, author, and former professor of clinical medical humanities and bioethics at the Feinberg School of Medicine. @AliceDreger Website    ...

Tim Ferriss

Tim Ferriss is an author, entrepreneur, self-proclaimed "human guinea pig", and public speaker. Website @tferriss YouTube Podcast Facebook Instagram...

Dan Carlin

Dan Carlin is an American political commentator and podcaster. Once a professional radio host, Carlin eventually took his show to the Internet, and he now hosts two of the most popular independent podcasts: Com...

Nicholas Christakis

Nicholas Christakis is an American sociologist and physician known for his research on social networks and the socioeconomic and biosocial determinants of behaviour, health, and longevity. He is the Sol Goldman...

Camille Paglia

Camille Paglia is an American academic and social critic. She has been a professor at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, since 1984. Paglia is a critic of American feminism and of post-st...

Stephen Hicks

Stephen Hicks is a Canadian-American philosopher. He teaches at Rockford University, where he also directs the Center for Ethics and Entrepreneurship. Hicks has published articles and essays on a range of subje...

Christina Hoff Sommers

Christina Hoff Sommers, a former philosophy professor who taught ethics, is probably best known for her critique of late-twentieth-century feminism. Christina is a resident scholar at the American Enterprise In...

Ben Shapiro | The Ben Shapiro Show

Ben Shapiro is an American conservative political commentator, columnist, author, radio talk show host, and lawyer. He has written seven books and at age 17 became the youngest nationally syndicated columnist ...

Owen Benjamin

Owen Benjamin is a comedian who leads a cult of bears. His Twitter profile reads, "I might be wrong but I'm not lying", which pretty much says it all. Owen was dropped by his agency and lost gigs when he cal...

Ayaan Hirsi Ali

Ayaan Hirsi Ali is a Somali-born Dutch-American activist, feminist, author, scholar and former politician. @Ayaan Facebook  ...

Jonathan Haidt

Jonathan Haidt is an American social psychologist and Professor of Ethical Leadership at New York University's Stern School of Business. His academic specialisation is the psychology of morality and the moral e...

Gad Saad

Gad Saad is a Lebanese-Canadian evolutionary behavioural scientist at the John Molson School of Business who is known for applying evolutionary psychology to marketing and consumer behaviour. Saad has a YouTub...

Maajid Nawaz

Maajid Usman Nawaz is a British activist, author, columnist, radio host and politician. @MaajidNawaz Website Maajid Nawaz on LBC Facebook  ...

Dave Rubin | The Rubin Report

Dave Rubin is a political commentator, comedian and talk show host. His long form YouTube show, The Rubin Report, includes conversations with guests from much of the political spectrum on topics including free ...

Claire Lehmann

Claire Lehmann is an Australian writer and former psychology graduate student who founded the online magazine Quillette. Claire writes particularly about gender issues, psychology & political correctness. ...

Joe Rogan | The Joe Rogan Experience

Joe Rogan is an American stand-up comedian, martial arts commentator and podcast host. Joe's one- to four-hour podcasts have many tens of millions of listeners every month. YouTube @joerogan Website Pod...

Jordan Peterson

Jordan Peterson is a Canadian clinical psychologist, cultural critic, and professor of psychology at the University of Toronto. His main areas of study are in abnormal, social, and personality psychology, with ...

James Damore

James Damore wrote the infamous Google memo. @jamesadamore Fired for Truth website    ...

Eric Weinstein

Eric R. Weinstein is a managing director of Thiel Capital in San Francisco. He is also a research fellow at the Mathematical Institute of Oxford University. Weinstein speaks and publishes on a variety of topics...

Douglas Murray

Douglas Murray is a British author, journalist, and political commentator. @DouglasKMurray Douglas Murray at the Spectator  ...

Steven Pinker

Steven Pinker is an experimental cognitive psychologist and a popular writer on language, mind, and human nature. He is Johnstone Family Professor in the Department of Psychology at Harvard University, and is k...

Sam Harris

Sam Harris is a neuroscientist and philosopher. He is the author of five New York Times bestsellers and a prolific podcaster. He is also known as one of the "Four Horsemen of New Atheism", along with Richard D...

Bret Weinstein

Bret Weinstein is an evolutionary theorist and "professor-in-exile". Bret came to prominence after he and his wife, Heather Heying, stood up to supporters of a "Day of Absence" where white people were “asked” t...