Community Influencers
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.
#2 Jonathan Haidt 
Social psychologist at NYU-Stern. Author of The Righteous Mind. Reflections on how social & moral psychology can improve companies, universities, and societies.
#3 Christina Sommers 
Resident scholar, AEI. Former philosophy professor. Author of War Against Boys. Host of YouTube’s The Factual Feminist & co-host of weekly podcast
#4 Claire Lehmann 
Founding Editor .
#5 Bret Weinstein 
Professor in Exile. If we don't harness evolution, it will harness us. That web which shall not be named. Game~B.
#6 Eric Weinstein 
Managing director @ Thiel Capital. Some assembly required. May contain math. Tweets my own. YT: IG:
#7 Michael Shermer 
Publisher Skeptic Magazine, Monthly columnist Scientific American, Presidential Fellow Chapman University
#8 Heather E Heying 
Professor in exile. Biologist. Seeker and communicator of truths. Spends time in the Amazon. Rhymes with flying.
#9 Dave Rubin 
Twitter is not real life.
#10 Coleman Hughes 
Writer. Columnist at . Has contributed to the , the , and .
#11 Ayaan Hirsi Ali 
Human rights activist, founder , fellow and . Latest book 'Heretic: Why Islam Needs a Reformation Now'.
#12 Paul Bloom 
Psychologist who studies and writes about human nature—including morality, pleasure, and religion
#13 Dr. Debra W Soh 
I write about sex science & politics. Columnist . Work/media opportunities only, email me. For questions:
#14 Nicholas A. Christakis 
Scientist. Author. Physician. Sociologist. Yale professor working at boundary of natural & social sciences. Can slip to a side. Luckily wed
#15 Steve Stewart-Williams 
Psychology, evolution, nature/nurture, sex differences, etc. My second book, The Ape That Understood the Universe, hit the shelves in 2018...
#16 Douglas Murray 
Author of four books, including 'The Strange Death of Europe: Immigration, Identity, Islam'. Associate Editor @ The Spectator, Associate Director HJS.
#17 Sarah Haider 
Promotes civil liberties, women’s rights, liberalism, atheism. Pakistani by birth, American by choice. Exec Director, Ex-Muslims of North America. Views my own.
#18 Andy C. Ngo 
Journalist & column writer; an editor at . Host of Things . Find me on WSJ, NRO. Please support.
#19 John McWhorter 
I teach linguistics and other things at Columbia U., am Contributing Editor at the Atlantic, and host Lexicon Valley at Slate. Latest book: THE CREOLE DEBATE.
#20 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.
#21 Maajid - (Mājid) [maːʤɪd] ماجد 
resisting the democratisation of truth
#22 Niall Ferguson 
International man of history. Author, broadcaster, senior fellow. Latest book is The Square and the Tower (Penguin, October 2017)
#23 Travis Pangburn 
The Space Pirate - Let art & science inspire.
#24 Charles Murray 
Husband, father, social scientist, writer, Madisonian. Or maybe right-wing ideologue, pseudoscientist, evil. Opinions differ.
#25 James Damore 
Nerd centrist interested in open discussions and improving the world by fixing perverse incentive structures. Author of the pro-diversity #GoogleMemo.
#26 Gad Saad 
Professor of Marketing, Evolutionary Behavioral Scientist, & Author
#27 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
#28 Peter Boghossian 
#29 Clay Routledge 
Prof & writer/ studies psychology of meaning, religion, nostalgia & freedom/ fitness & garage dojo enthusiast/ Columnist / Contributor
#30 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
#31 Diana S. Fleischman 
Evolutionary psychologist. Utilitarian. Bivalvegan. Effective altruist. I’m aware my name means "meat man". I never tweet about Trump.
#32 Lee Jussim 
Social science, social psychology & science reform, disciplined empirical skepticism, viewpoint diversity, principled defense of speech & academic freedom
#33 Lindsay Shepherd 
Grad student @ WLU & President of the Laurier Society for Open Inquiry (LSOI) || Speaking Inquiries: [email protected] || PayPal: [email protected]
#34 Melissa Chen 
Rational centrist & staunch defender of Enlightenment values. Former scientist who disappointed Singaporean tiger parents by working for a counter-extremism NGO
#35 Julia Galef 
SF-based writer & speaker focused on reasoning, judgment, and the future of humanity. Host of the Rationally Speaking podcast ()
#36 Cathy Young 
Russian-Jewish-American. Pro: freedom, reason, nuance, civility, otters. Snarky when called for. etc. [email protected]
#37 Helen Pluckrose 
Editor Secular, liberal humanist. Mother. Doglover. Writing book about epistemology & ethics on the academic left [email protected]
#38 Steven Pinker 
Cognitive scientist at Harvard.
#39 Greg Lukianoff 
CEO of . #Freespeech lawyer. Co-author of Coddling of the American Mind w/ (pub 9/4/18) Opinions are my own.
#40 Pamela Paresky 
Writer , CRO to CEO , civil discourse advocate, psychologist, mom & other stuff. Opinions are mine (but I might change them). RT≠endorse
#41 Toni Airaksinen 
Title IX/ due process reporter. Columnist & Features Writer — Barnard grad 🌻—
#42 laura kipnis 
author of UNWANTED ADVANCES: Sexual Paranoia Comes to Campus.
#43 Glenn Loury 
Professor of Economics and Faculty Fellow, Watson Institute, Brown University. Works on race and inequality in the US and throughout the world.
#44 Ben Shapiro 
EIC , host of "The Ben Shapiro Show” podcast and syndicated radio, “The Ben Shapiro Election Special” on Fox News, NRO, Newsweek, NYT bestseller
#45 Daniel Dennett 
I'm an author and philosopher of mind and cognitive scientist
#46 Jonathan Kay 
Cdn Editor /Book author/Gamer/ co-host/ Ex-engineer/coder/lawyer
#47 Bradley Campbell 
Sociologist at Cal State L.A. Author of THE GEOMETRY OF GENOCIDE (), coauthor of THE RISE OF VICTIMHOOD CULTURE ().
#48 Andrew Sullivan 
Here for the articles.
#49 Richard Haier 
intelligence research, neuro-imaging; author, The Neuroscience of Intelligence 2017; editor of Intelligence, a scientific journal
#50 Jon Stewart Mill 
"I've read your preprints -- both of them... And I am supremely confident that there's not a single seminal or innovative idea in either one of them."