Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report talks to Gad Saad (evolutionary psychologist, author, The Parasitic Mind) about how diversity and equity pledges are beginning to compromise scientific inquiry, how he’s been treated on campus since becoming an outspoken heterodox thinker, and what you can do to fight back against the woke indoctrination of your child in public schools by woke school curriculums. Gad discusses how no one is safe from idea pathogens. All people are vulnerable including highly intelligent people and even those that have a Phd. Gad worries about what he calls ostrich parasitic syndrome where even our best and brightest seem to stick their heads in the sand to avoid uncomfortable truths. He discusses how no one is safe and cites Richard Dawkins being disinvited by Trinity College Dublin’s debating society. Gad also reveals the personal consequences he has suffered as a tenured professor for having the courage to voice his heterodox ideas. He cautions that we can’t rely on a silent majority to save us and that we all need to overcome the bravery deficit and develop the courage to challenge these bad ideas.
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