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Riots and Protests with Dan Arel

In this episode of The Hardcore Skeptic Examines, Cory talked to Dan Arel author of The Secular Activistand Parenting Without God. They talked about various aspects of social justice activism including protests and property damage.

Here are some links

https://www.facebook.com/danarelblog/

http://www.danarel.com

https://twitter.com/danarel

His books

The Secular Activist

Parenting Without God

 

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Totally Unqualified

In this episode of the Shift To Reason Radio, Cory, Lisa, Rene, Dan, and Dave talk Religious Nuttery, Woo, Politics, and Hate. This is from our November 23rd show.

Links

 

Religious Nuttery

Rene’s Story  https://www.vice.com/en_au/article/ev3vqp/an-untouched-tribe-killed-9– the-missionary-trying-to-convert-them?

Rene’s Story – http://www.blabbermouth.net/news/texas-pastor-says-concert-by-devil-worshipping-band-ghost-is-not-healthy-for-our-community

Woo Report

Cory’s Story – https://www.mcgill.ca/oss/article/health-nutrition/carnivore-diet-beefy-leap-faith

Science

Lisa’s Story – https://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/hemimastigotes-supra-kingdom-1.4715823

Politics

Dan’s Story – https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/nothing-on-this-page-is-real-how-lies-become-truth-in-online-america/2018/11/17/edd44cc8-e85a-11e8-bbdb-72fdbf9d4fed_story.html

New segment on Hatred and Violence

Dave’s Story – https://globalnews.ca/news/4673240/ontario-pc-recognize-gender-identity/

Related article

https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-07238-8

 

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Talking To Climate Change Deniers

In this one Cory, Dan, Rene, Lisa, and Dave talk about how we talk to the opposition about climate change, among other things. Then they talk about Alexandria Ocasio Cortez and how she deals with Republican trolls. Then you get our What’s the Deal segment on globalism and Cory rants about mainstream media conspiracies.

What’s the deal with globalism?

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_World_Order_(conspiracy_theory)

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Globalization

https://www.nytimes.com/2016/11/15/us/politics/globalism-right-trump.html

https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2018/10/explaining-rights-obsession-george-soros/572401/

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Wielding the Lasso of Truth with Dr. Jen Gunter

In this episode Cory, Rene, Lisa, Dan, and Dave talked to Dr. Jen Gunter about topics related to health, pseudoscience, and misinformation. It was a great chat and Dr. Gunter was an awesome guest.

Here are some links to her stuff

https://drjengunter.wordpress.com/

https://twitter.com/DrJenGunter

 

Here are some of the the references she recommended

https://www.nlm.nih.gov/

https://www.aap.org/en-us/Pages/Default.aspx

https://www.acog.org/

https://sogc.org/

Here’s a link to the goat testicle guy

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_R._Brinkley

 

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Ghost Sex Is Just Another Name For Masturbation

In this episode of Shift To Reason Radio, Cory, Rene, Sarah, and Dave talk about Halal soup, ghost sex, alien probes, animal vaccines for anthrax, the science of pot in your bloodstream, and yet another incel who murdered people.

Links for stories

WTF!?

Rene’s Story  https://www.facebook.com/woodbine777/posts/10160845178880063

Woo Report

Dave’s Story – https://nypost.com/2018/10/30/woman-who-had-sex-with-20-ghosts-is-now-engaged-to-a-spirit

Cory’s Story – https://ktla.com/2018/11/05/mystery-object-that-sped-past-earth-last-year-could-be-probe-sent-by-aliens-harvard-researchers-say/

Sarah’s Story – https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/saskatchewan/i-hunted-ghosts-regina-centennial-mall-1.4883017

Science

Sarah’s Story – https://www.nih.gov/news-events/nih-research-matters/vaccine-protects-animals-against-anthrax-plague

Daves’s Story – https://mic.com/articles/168783/how-long-does-marijuana-stay-in-your-system-how-thc-blood-tests-work-and-what-you-should-know

New segment on Hatred and Violence

Cory’s Story – https://www.splcenter.org/hatewatch/2018/11/03/florida-man-who-killed-two-women-yoga-studio-spoke-incel-hero-elliot-rodger-online-video

 

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Point of Inquiry with Kavin Senapathy

In this episode of the Skeptic Studio Cory, Sarah, Rene, and Dave talk to Kavin Senapathy. Kavin is very well known in skeptical circles for her blogs and her book The Fear Babe: Shattering Vani Hari’s Glass House. Kavin and the crew talk about the state of skepticism and some recent events that make it seem like some parts of the skeptic movement are a little out of touch.

Here are some links for her stuff

https://scimoms.com/

https://twitter.com/ksenapathy

https://www.facebook.com/Ksenapathy/

https://www.facebook.com/pointofinquiry/

https://www.forbes.com/sites/kavinsenapathy/#1805a5d73782

https://amzn.to/2yUzP6a

https://www.facebook.com/ScienceMomsDoc/

 

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Reason Revolution Episode 31 The Atheist's Bookshelf

Episode 31 | The Atheist’s Bookshelf

This week, Justin shares with you his top ten favorite books about atheism, skepticism, and humanism and how they have informed his own views on these subjects.

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Episode 23 | The Interview: Natalie Newell

This episode, Justin chatted with Natalie Newell, co-host of the Science Enthusiast podcast and the director of the new documentary, Science Moms.

They talked about her upbringing and foray into the world of skepticism, the work she does on the Science Enthusiast, and the impetus and reception of Science Moms.

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Episode 20 | The Interview: Guy P. Harrison

This episode, Justin sat down with author Guy P. Harrison. They had a great conversation about Guy’s path to skepticism, the pitfalls of our brains, how critical thinking can improve our lives, and his newest book, Think Before You Like: Social Media’s Effect on the Brain and the Tools You Need to Navigate Your Newsfeed.

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