Category: Jordan Peterson

Candidly, Dave Rubin

As part of my interview series, I sat down with Dave Rubin, an ex-Democrat who started The Rubin Report and locals.com in pursuit of freedom of speech. Rubin has joined Dr. Jordan Peterson on a U.S. tour that has been a big hit with younger generations, which they both hope to inspire. Follow us on Facebook,…


Dave Rubin Suspended by Twitter After Defending Jordan Peterson

Twitter suspended Dave Rubin after the conservative talk show host defended renowned Canadian psychologist Jordan Peterson. “I have been suspended by Twitter for posting a screenshot of Jordan Peterson’s tweet which got he himself suspended,” Rubin wrote in a statement on July 5. “While it is unclear how I broke their terms of service,” he continued, “it…


‘I Would Rather Die’: Jordan Peterson Refuses to Delete Tweet After Twitter Suspension

Renowned Canadian psychologist Jordan Peterson says he won’t abide by Twitter’s “absurd rules” after being temporarily suspended from the social media platform and required to delete a tweet to restore his account. “I penned an irritated tweet in response to one of the latest happenings on the increasingly heated culture-war front,” Peterson said in a video released…


Jordan Peterson Suspended by Twitter Over Post Referring to Transgender Actor

Bestselling author and psychologist Jordan Peterson has been barred from Twitter after he made comments related to a transgender actor, his daughter Mikhaila Peterson said on the platform. “Wow. @jordanbpeterson got a twitter strike,” she wrote. “No more twitter until he deletes the tweet. Definitely not a free speech platform at the moment @elonmusk.” The…


Timeless Truths: The Link Between Socrates’ Teachings and Jordan Peterson’s ’12 Rules’

Commentary I invited Jordan Peterson to my university in 2013, years before he famously opposed Bill C-16. Peterson was very gracious and delivered an interesting lecture based on his book “Maps of Meaning.” Still, I had secretly hoped he’d address the subject of an earlier lecture titled, “The Necessity of Virtue.” In that 2010 lecture,…


Fired Professor With ‘Anti-Woke Position’ Fights to Regain Her Job

A Calgary professor who says she was fired for her stance on issues such as Black Lives Matter, indigenous residential schools, and the relationship between gender and biological sex has filed a grievance against her dismissal and will crowdfund the fight to regain her job. Frances Widdowson, a tenured associate professor in the department of…


The Jordan Peterson Lecture: Music and Meaning

Dr. Jordan B. Peterson is a clinical psychologist who is now on a tour promoting his newest book “Beyond Order: 12 More Rules for Life.” I had the chance to see one of his lectures on this tour, and discuss some of the overarching precepts and how they relate to the power of music and…


Trigger Warnings Take Our Wits Away

Commentary “The protesters falsely claimed that vaccines do not work.” So stated the reporter on last night’s TV news. In case you hadn’t noticed, I’m homing in on that little weasel word “falsely.” Without it, the sentence would have read well enough—the protesters made a claim, which might be right or wrong. But to seed…


Why Jordan Peterson Quit Academia

Commentary Woke supremacy has been taking a toll on Western civilization. The casualties of wokeness are too many and sundry to track. But we should not forget that wokeness was first germinated in higher education, from whence it metastasized to the wider social body. The academy is the cathedral pulpit from which the ideological dictates of the elite…


Rex Murphy: How the ‘Cancel Culture’ Mob’s Attempt to Silence Jordan Peterson Backfired

Commentary Cancel culture is a misnomer for the ages. If it is anything, it is first surely not a culture, but its very opposite and antithesis. An anti-culture, or a movement to suffocate and injure real culture. Like many other pernicious practices, it comes out of the horrid womb of woke politics. Its mode of…