Greg Ellis reads Immigration Policy and the Rise of Anti-Democratic Liberalism—the Case of Israel, Gadi Taub’s essay about how Israel is struggling to cope with a rising tide of illegal immigration. It was published in Quillette on 4th July 2019.
Greg Ellis reads A MeToo Mob Tried to Destroy My Life as a Poet, Joseph Massey’s harrowing account of being targeted by a Social Justice outrage mob. It was published in Quillette on 28th June 2019.
Greg Ellis reads Divorce and the ‘Silver Bullet,‘ James C. Coren’s essay about the lies that couples tell when their marriages end in order to obtain custody of their children. It was published in Quillette on 16th April 2019.
Greg Ellis reads Reparations and Ta-Nehisi Coates’s Pyrrhic Victory, Coleman Hughes’s essay about how the cause of reparations got taken up by the front-runners for the Democratic Presidential nomination, thereby proving America isn’t as racist as Coates claims. It was published in Quillette on 17th March 2019.
Greg Ellis reads How a Rebellious Scientist Uncovered the Surprising Truth About Stereotypes, Claire Lehmann’s article about Lee Jussim, the maverick social psychologist who discovered that stereotypes accurately predict academic achievement, personality and behaviour. It was published in Quillette on 4th December 2015.
Greg Ellis reads Unpacking Peggy McIntosh’s Knapsack, William Ray’s critical essay about McIntosh’s seminal 1989 paper that popularised the concept of ‘white privilege.’ It was published in Quillette on 29th August 2018.
Greg Ellis reads The New Evolution Deniers, Colin Wright’s essay about how the denial of evolutionary biology has migrated from the Christian Right to the secular Left. It was published in Quillette on 30th November 2018.
Greg Ellis reads When Censorship is Crowdsourced, Jonathan Kay’s essay about the threat to free speech posed by outrage mobs and big tech. It was published in Quillette on 9th September 2018.
Greg Ellis reads The Psychology of Progressive Hostility, Matthew Blackwell’s essay about why progressives are more hostile than conservatives when their beliefs are challenged. It was published in Quillette on 10th March 2018.
Greg Ellis reads Sad Radicals, Conor Barnes’s essay about how the pathologies that characterised his small anarchist sect have gone mainstream. It was published in Quillette on 11th December 2018.