Posted:Jun 1, 2017
- Eric Turkheimer, Kathryn Paige Harden, and Richard E. Nisbett, Vox, “Charles Murray is once again peddling junk science about race and IQ”
- Freddie deBoer, “Disentangling race from IQ and genetics”
- James Wolcott, Vanity Fair, “Why the alt-left is a problem, too”
- Damon Linker, The Week, “The spiritual ruin of a universal basic income
The Wright Show | Jun 1, 2017 | Robert Wright & Freddie deBoer
Heather Hurlburt and Dan Drezner discuss what the next Democratic president would do if Trump loses in 2020.
Matt Lewis explains why he would readily vote for libertarian GOP congressman Justin Amash, who is weighing a presidential run.
Chris Arnade, author of the new book Dignity: Seeking Respect in Back Row America, discusses why many Americans don’t move away from where they grew up to seek better opportunities.
The Wright Show
Oliver Burkeman, author of the recent Guardian essay “How the news took over reality,” says viewing the world through a political lens may ultimately be bad for democracy.
The Glenn Show
Glenn Loury and Darrell West, author of the new book Divided Politics, Divided Nation, discuss how highly polarized politics affects their personal lives.
The Wright Show
Robert Wright speaks to Gabriel Wildau, former Shanghai bureau chief for the Financial Times, about dashed hopes for democratic reform 30 years after Tiananmen Square.
Bill Scher and Matt Lewis discuss.
Kat Rosenfield and Phoebe Maltz Bovy discuss the politics of romantic relationships with significant age gaps.