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Peter Boghossian

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Peter Gregory Boghossian is an American philosopher. He is an assistant professor of philosophy at Portland State University. Boghossian's areas of academic focus include atheism, critical thinking, pedagogy, scientific skepticism, and the Socratic method.
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We Have Overcome
An Immigrant’s Letter to the American People
Jason D. Hill - Aug 11, 2020
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A black immigrant’s eloquent appreciation of the American Dream, and why his adopted nation remains the most noble experiment in enabling the pursuit of happiness. It has been more than fifty years since the Civil Rights Act enshrined equality under the law for all Americans. Since that time, America has enjoyed an era of unprecedented prosperity,...
Peter Boghossian
Feb 19, 2021
I just finished this heartfelt, powerful book. @JasonDHill6 is incredibly effective at challenging the dominant narrative and offering an achievable, unifying way forward.      source
Prey
Immigration, Islam, and the Erosion of Women's Rights
Ayaan Hirsi Ali - Feb 09, 2021
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The New York Times bestselling author of Infidel, Nomad, and Heretic argues that waves of Muslim immigration are transforming sexual politics in Europe in ways that threaten to undermine the hard-won rights of Western women.Ayaan Hirsi Ali has been speaking against Islamic extremism for decades. In the age of #MeToo, she asks: Why is no one talking...
Peter Boghossian
Feb 16, 2021
Here’s a link to @Ayaan’s throughly sourced, beautifully written, and vitally important book Prey: Immigration, Islam, and the Erosion of Women's Rights      source
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Irreversible Damage
The Transgender Craze Seducing Our Daughters
Abigail Shrier - Jun 30, 2020
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Peter Boghossian
Sep 02, 2020
While on hiatus, I read this fantastic book by @AbigailShrier It’s written with compassion, scientific precision, and clarity.      source
Cynical Theories
How Activist Scholarship Made Everything about Race, Gender, and Identity―and Why This Harms Everybody
Helen Pluckrose - Aug 25, 2020
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Have you heard that language is violence and that science is sexist? Have you read that certain people shouldn’t practice yoga or cook Chinese food? Or been told that being obese is healthy, that there is no such thing as biological sex, or that only white people can be racist? Are you confused by these ideas, and do you wonder how they have manage...
Peter Boghossian
Jul 04, 2020
If you want to understand our current cultural revolution, this is the book you must read: By @HPluckrose @ConceptualJames      source