The inaugural Harvard Law School Rappaport Forum event, “When Is Speech Violence? And Other Questions About Campus Speech.” will be held Feb. 21 at 11:30 a.m. at Harvard Law School's Wasserstein Hall.
Jonathan HaidtIn 2017 @LFeldmanBarrett and I wrote dueling articles on what to make of the "speech is violence" argument, from a psych perspective. Today at 11:45 EST we'll talk at Harvard Law about campus issues; livestreamed here
Jonathan HaidtHere's an important essay from @JeffreyASachs summarizing evidence that the professoriate, while leaning strongly left, does not seem to have a "brainwashing" or indoctrinating effect, when you look at relevant data
Part of the scientific process is dealing with conflicting data and results. APS President Lisa Feldman Barrett suggests making a resolution this year to transform your adversaries into your greatest resource, scientifically speaking.
Jonathan Haidt@LFeldmanBarrett I love talking with @LFeldmanBarrett. She models the kind of openness and curiosity about opposing views that make academic life fun and productive, as you can see in her recent essay on taking an "aisle seat"