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Community thought leaders

User Content Shared Influence
#1 Sam Harris
Author of The End of Faith, The Moral Landscape, Waking Up, and other bestselling books published in over 20 languages. Host of the Waking Up podcast.
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#2 Michael Shermer
Publisher Skeptic Magazine, Monthly columnist Scientific American, Presidential Fellow Chapman University
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#3 Christina Sommers
Resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute. Former philosophy professor. Author of Who Stole Feminism? Host of video blog: The Factual Feminist.
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#4 Jonathan Haidt
Social psychologist at NYU-Stern. Author of The Righteous Mind. Reflections on how social & moral psychology can improve companies, universities, and societies.
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#5 Ayaan Hirsi Ali
Human rights activist, founder @AHAFoundation, fellow @BelferCenter. New book 'Heretic' published March 24th.
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#6 Charles Murray
Husband, father, social scientist, writer, Madisonian. Or maybe right-wing ideologue, pseudoscientist, evil. Opinions differ.
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#7 Steven Pinker
Cognitive scientist at Harvard.
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#8 Bret Weinstein
Biology Professor. Evolutionary trade-off theorist. Floats. No taboo topics. This is not a safe space. Humor is dangerous--Don't accept the risk? Don't follow.
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#9 Richard Dawkins
UK biologist & writer. Science, the poetry of reality. Good-humoured ridicule of religions. RTs don't imply endorsement, nor exhaustive research of tweeter's CV
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#10 Daniel Dennett
I'm an author and philosopher of mind and cognitive scientist
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#11 Peter Boghossian
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#12 Sarah Haider
Promotes free-speech, human rights, liberalism, atheism. Director of Outreach,Ex-Muslims of North America. Pakistani by birth, American by choice. Views my own.
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#13 Niall Ferguson
International man of history. Author, broadcaster, @HooverInst senior fellow. Latest book is Kissinger, vol. I: The Idealist (Penguin, September 2015).
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#14 Bill Maher
The Official Bill Maher Twitter
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#15 Paul Bloom
Psychologist who studies and writes about human nature—including morality, pleasure, and religion
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#16 Nicholas Christakis
Professor at Yale University. Author. Physician. Sociologist. Working at boundary of natural & social sciences. Can slip to a side. Luckily wed @ErikaChristakis
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#17 Dave Rubin
Wanted to be in the NBA.
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#18 Gad Saad
Professor of Marketing, Evolutionary Behavioral Scientist, & Author https://t.co/IIY4TRPU4O https://t.co/y87Zgutfnh
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#19 Douglas Murray
Author of 'The Strange Death of Europe: Immigration, Identity, Islam', (available wherever books are sold). Associate Director of the Henry Jackson Society.
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#20 Ali A. Rizvi
Pakistani-Canadian author of The Atheist Muslim (St. Martin's Press/Macmillan), out now. Amazon order link below. Contact: [email protected]
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#21 John McWhorter
I teach linguistics at Columbia U., write for Time, CNN and the Atlantic, and host Lexicon Valley at Slate. Latest book is TALKING BACK, TALKING BLACK.
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#22 Maajid
Author : : Columnist : : Counter-Extremist : : Founder @QuilliamOrg : : Broadcaster @LBC
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#23 Lawrence M. Krauss
Theoretical Physicist, Cosmologist, Best-Selling Author, Producer, Actor, Science and Public Policy Advocate
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#24 David Frum
Senior Editor, The Atlantic. Author, "Trumpocracy: The Corruption of the American Republic" (HarperCollins, Jan. 2018)
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#25 SteveStewartWilliams
Evolutionary psychology, sex differences, behavioural genetics, IQ, atheism, philosophy, ethics. Author of the book Darwin, God and the Meaning of Life
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#26 Eric Weinstein
Managing director @ Thiel Capital. Some assembly required. Spelling not included. May contain math. Tweets are my own.
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#27 Jordan B Peterson
U Toronto Psychology Professor. NOTE: RTs/follows are not to be read unfailingly as endorsements. I sometimes post material with which I do not agree.
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#28 Ross Douthat
New York Times columnist, National Review film critic, author of Bad Religion: How We Became a Nation of Heretics (Free Press, 2012).
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#29 Neil deGrasse Tyson
Astrophysicist
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#30 Anne Applebaum
author of Red FAMINE, (to be published autumn 2017) GULAG and IRON CURTAIN. Washington Post columnist. Professor of Practice, LSE Institute of Global Affairs
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#31 Matt Ridley
Author, rational optimist, Times columnist, Wall Street Journal contributor, Tory peer, Northumbrian. Keen on science, scepticism, genes, ideas having sex.
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#32 John Brockman
Author & Cultural impresario (https://t.co/FOvnZjM4Y7)—Chmn, Brockman, Inc. (@brockmaninc)—Editor, https://t.co/hZH9JnXJOo—Bio (https://t.co/ErQDKFXop1)
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#33 Glenn Loury
Professor of Economics and Faculty Fellow, Watson Institute, Brown University. Works on race and inequality in the US and throughout the world.
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#34 Jeffrey Goldberg
Editor in Chief, The Atlantic
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#35 Jonathan Chait
Writer for New York magazine. [email protected]
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#36 Claire Lehmann
Principle before affiliation. Founder, editor of @QuilletteM.
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#37 Faisal Saeed AlMutar
Chairman & President Of Ideas Beyond Borders. I also write about things and get stuff done. ------- Booking: [email protected]
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#38 Muhammad Syed (PBUM)
President, Ex-Muslims of North America (EXMNA) - Human rights activist, with a focus on efforts to normalize religious dissent & promote secularism
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#39 Robert Wright
Author of Nonzero, The Moral Animal, The Evolution of God. Visiting Professor of Science & Religion, Union Theological Seminary. Co-founder, EIC, @Bloggingheads
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#40 Jonah Goldberg
Dog guy, author, syndicated columnist, Senior Editor National Review, Fellow AEI, columnist for LAT & USAT. FNC Contributor. Denizen of the Nockian Remnant.
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#41 Geoffrey Miller
Evolutionary psych professor; wrote some books. Mate choice, sexual politics, Effective Altruism, freedom. Most tweets are ironic & don't reflect anyone's views
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#42 Razib Khan
Science, history, & politics. Do genetics. Into evolution. Read books. Tweets do not represent any institution I have any affiliation with. Are you #Slept?
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#43 Nick Cohen
I write for the Observer, Time, Spectator and Standpoint. Author of What's Left and You Can't Read This Book http://t.co/TPWdLmsOZG
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#44 (((Megan McArdle)))
Columnist @BV. Ex-Newsweek, The Atlantic, The Economist. Opinions my own. Buy my new book, The Up Side of Down! https://t.co/PFtV3GJsnj
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#45 Asra Q. Nomani
Tips? Open DM. [email protected] Human rights. Women's rights. Fmr @WSJ reporter. @HarperOne Standing Alone & Tantrika. Fmr @Georgetown prof. @APBSpeakers
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#46 John Podhoretz
Editor of Commentary. Columnist, New York Post. Contributing Editor of the Weekly Standard. Mother of dragons.
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#47 Nate Silver
Editor-in-Chief, @FiveThirtyEight. Author, The Signal and the Noise (https://t.co/EYTxvN6BLY). Sports/politics/food geek.
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#48 Jerry Coyne
Evolutionary biologist, writer, humanist, atheist, secularist and ailurophile.
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#49 J.D. Vance
Author of @hillbillyelegy (buy here: https://t.co/nNSUM7CeQN), investor at Mithril Capital
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#50 Graeme Wood
National correspondent, The Atlantic. Lecturer in political science, Yale University. PGP etc: https://t.co/1Yc85pD5if
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