Community Influencers
Influence
#1 Sam Harris 
Author of The End of Faith, FreeWill, and other bestselling books; host of the Making Sense podcast; and creator of the Waking Up app ().
#2 Jonathan Haidt 
Social psychologist at NYU-Stern. I study moral psych & business ethics. I think social media is damaging democracy so I try to tweet rarely and constructively
#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 Coleman Hughes 
Host of Conversations w/Coleman Podcast Columnist at Quillette. Has contributed to NYTimes, WSJ, NRO, CityJournal, & Spectator
#5 Michael Shermer 
Author Giving the Devil His Due, Host Science Salon Podcast, Publisher Skeptic Magazine, Presidential Fellow Chapman University.
#6 Bret Weinstein 
Professor in Exile. If we don't harness evolution, it will harness us. That web which shall not be named. Game~B
#7 Heather E Heying 
Professor in exile. Biologist. Seeker and communicator of truths. Spends time in the Amazon. Rhymes with flying.
#8 John McWhorter 
I teach linguistics and other things at Columbia U., am Contributing Editor at the Atlantic, host Lexicon Valley at Slate. Next book: NINE NASTY WORDS.
#9 Eric Weinstein 
Math guy. MD at Thiel Capital. Host of The Portal at YT:
#10 Douglas Murray 
Bestselling author of five books, including 'The Madness of Crowds' and 'The Strange Death of Europe'. Associate Editor @ The Spectator
#11 Steven Pinker 
Cognitive scientist at Harvard.
#12 Dr. Debra Soh 
Science journalist defending academic freedom. / Questions:
#13 Paul Bloom 
Psychologist who studies and writes about human nature—including morality, pleasure, and religion
#14 Ayaan Hirsi Ali 
Human rights activist, founder , fellow and . Latest book 'Heretic: Why Islam Needs a Reformation Now'.
#15 Nicholas A. Christakis 
Sterling Professor of Social & Natural Science at Yale. Physician. Author of Blueprint: The Evolutionary Origins of a Good Society. Luckily wed
#16 Sarah Haider 
Promotes civil liberties, women’s rights, liberalism, atheism (in that order). Pakistani by birth, American by choice.
#17 Andy Ngo 
Editor-at-large - . Help bring the violent antifa members that beat & robbed me to justice
#18 Steve Stewart-Williams 
Psychology, evolution, science, etc. The paperback edition of my second book, The Ape That Understood the Universe, hit the shelves in 2019.
#19 James Damore 
Interested in open discussions and improving the world by fixing perverse incentive structures. Author of the pro-diversity #GoogleMemo.
#20 Pamela Paresky (Habits of a Free Mind 
Chief Researcher: Coddling of the American Mind; visiting lecturer ; mom...etc. Opinions mine but I often change them. Still an unverified nobody.
#21 Charles Murray 
Husband, father, social scientist, writer, Madisonian. Or maybe right-wing ideologue, pseudoscientist, evil. Opinions differ.
#22 Peter Boghossian 
Persona non grata. Assistant professor of philosophy at Portland State University. Co-author of How to Have Impossible Conversations
#23 Dr 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.
#24 Lee Jussim, The UnCanceled 
Social science&science reform, viewpoint diversity, principled defense of free inquiry, disciplined skepticism.
#25 Diana S. Fleischman 
#Sentientist. Evolutionary psychologist. Hyperthymic utilitarian. Into #effectivealtruism. Never tweet Trump and rarely tweet politics.
#26 Niall Ferguson 
International man of history. Author, broadcaster, senior fellow. Latest book is The Square and the Tower (Penguin, October 2017)
#27 Clay Routledge 
Psych Prof/ Director of Existential Science Lab / Fellow Challey Institute for Global Innovation and Growth/ Senior Fellow / fitness enthusiast
#28 Andrew Sullivan 
Here for the articles.
#29 Thomas Chatterton Williams 🌍 🎧 
Contributing Writer . Columnist . Board Member . Formerly and . SELF-PORTRAIT IN BLACK AND WHITE
#30 Gad Saad 
Professor, Evolutionary Behavioral Scientist, Author. Opinions are mine alone.
#31 Melissa Chen 
NY Editor for + Managing Director of . Born in Singapore, I came to the US for an education but stayed for the civil liberties.
#32 Dave Rubin 
Twitter is not real life.
#33 Greg Lukianoff 
CEO . #Freespeech lawyer. Author Unlearning Liberty, co-author Coddling of the American Mind w/ Opinions are mine
#34 Claire Lehmann 
Founding Editor
#35 Helen Pluckrose 
Editor Secular, liberal humanist. Mother. Doglover. Grievance studies. [email protected]
#36 Yeyo 
Took a twitter vacation, got my handle stolen. Same hispanic shitlord as always. Might occasionally tweet in spanish or swedish.
#37 Dr Iona Italia 
🇮🇳🇬🇧 Parsi. 🖖🏽 Subedits ; hosts Two for Tea: Epistolatrix at . Latest book: see pinned tweet.
#38 أبو عمّار 
resisting the democratisation of truth - nolite te bastardes carborundorum
#39 Tania A Reynolds 
Social Psychology postdoctoral researcher at the Kinsey Institute. Seeking to understand the human condition. Infinitely more interested in data than ideology.
#40 James Lindsay, being effective again 
Apolitical. The heart goes where freedom is. Email: same as my handle at gmail.
#41 Glenn Loury 
Professor of Economics and Faculty Fellow, , . Works on race and inequality in the US and throughout the world.
#42 Cory Clark 
Social Psych Asst Prof . Research #PoliticsofScience #Bias #Morality. Tweet for . Podcast for . Tweet = 🧐, not 👍.
#43 Lindsay Shepherd 
Campus Free Speech Fellow, . Investigative Journalism Fellow, .
#44 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
#45 Toby Young 
Classical Liberal
#46 Titania McGrath 
Activist. Healer. Radical intersectionalist poet. Selfless and brave. Buy my book.
#47 Bradley Campbell 
Sociologist. Author of THE GEOMETRY OF GENOCIDE () and coauthor of THE RISE OF VICTIMHOOD CULTURE ().
#48 David Buss 
Author of The Evolution of Desire: Strategies of Human Mating
#49 David Schmitt 
Professor & Director, Centre for Culture & Evolution, Brunel University London. Tweets my own & are science communications not endorsements of views/findings
#50 Debra Mashek 
Executive Director of . Tweeting about #openinquiry , #viewpointdiversity , and #constructivedisagrerment in higher education.