Jordan Peterson

extremism

YouTube Commenters Shift From 'Intellectual Dark Web' Fans to the Far-Right, Study Shows

New research looked at commenters’ migration from “contrarian” personalities like Jordan Peterson to “alt-right” extremist channels.
Mack Lamoureux
8.29.19
deepfakes

A Site Faking Jordan Peterson's Voice Shuts Down After Peterson Decries Deepfakes

The maker of NotJordanPeterson.com, a Jordan Peterson Voice simulator that used AI to match his voice to any text inputs, took the website down, after the real Peterson freaked out.
Samantha Cole
8.26.19
News

Free Speech 'Activist' Lindsay Shepherd Was Banned From Twitter

Oh no, one less person screaming on the internet. How will we manage?
Manisha Krishnan
7.16.19
Culture

What I Learned at the 'Debate' Between Jordan Peterson and Slavoj Žižek

Žižek was less a cognizant thinker and more a pathological sacred cow tipper while Peterson was emo as hell, a bard for the reactionary elite.
Jordan Foisy
4.23.19
News

Jordan Peterson’s ‘12 Rules’ Book Pulled From New Zealand Shelves Following the Christchurch Mosque Shootings

An email sent out by a national bookstore in New Zealand said the decision to pull the book came “in light of some extremely disturbing material."
Mack Lamoureux
3.22.19
Music

Mumford and Sons Unable to Banjo Their Way Out of Jordan Peterson Questions

The band doesn’t think they’ll lose any fans for hanging out with the controversial Canadian professor.
Sierra Bein
9.21.18
free speech

Professor Fired Over ‘Free Speech’ Actually Fired For Being a Bad Professor

Acadia University says they canned Rick Mehta for outing a sexual assault survivor, not teaching his class, and quite a bit more.
Mack Lamoureux
9.13.18
News

Free Speech Hero Jordan Peterson Launches Another Defamation Lawsuit

In new court documents, Peterson indicates that he hopes the result of suing people for insulting him will be more free speech on campus.
Mack Lamoureux
9.12.18
Views My Own

NXIVM, Jordan Peterson, and the Reincarnation of Ayn Rand’s Cult

Lessons from the ‘Atlas Shrugged’ author’s fanatic Objectivist collective.
Sarah Berman
9.5.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch Jim Jefferies Finally Shut Up Jordan Peterson

Meanwhile, when not getting schooled by a comedian, the free speech crusader launched a defamation lawsuit against Wilfrid Laurier University and three of its employees.
VICE Staff
6.21.18
News

Lindsay Shepherd Is Suing Laurier for $3.6 Million Over Jordan Peterson Video Controversy

Apparently the teaching assistant is “unemployable in academia” following her battle with the school.
Sarah Berman
6.13.18
Identity politics

The Fundamental Errors of Jordan Peterson

A critical reading of the controversial Psychology professor's book, '12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos'.
Scott Oliver
6.4.18
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