Bret Weinstein | DarkHorse Podcast

#108: Books that Stand up to Lockdown (Bret Weinstein & Heather Heying DarkHorse Livestream)

December 11, 2021 Season 2
Bret Weinstein | DarkHorse Podcast
#108: Books that Stand up to Lockdown (Bret Weinstein & Heather Heying DarkHorse Livestream)
Show Notes

In this 108th in a series of live discussions with Bret Weinstein and Heather Heying (both PhDs in Biology), we discuss the state of the world through an evolutionary lens. 

This week, we talk about 12 important books, and the media, and the democrats, and public health messaging, and more. 

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Q&A Link: https://youtu.be/hQM7CCYW4x8 

Mentioned in this episode: Elaine Scarry’s Thinking in an Emergency 

Matthew Crawford’s The World Beyond Your Head 

Oliver Sacks’ An Anthropologist on Mars 

John Taylor Gatto’s Weapons of Mass Instruction 

Sarah Blaffer Hrdy’s Mother Nature 

Chandler Burr’s The Emperor of Scent 

Jerry Muller’s The Tyranny of Metrics 

Ben Goldacre’s Bad Pharma

 Robert Whitaker’s Anatomy of an Epidemic 

Rod Dreher’s Live Not By Lies 

Eric Hoffer’s The True Believer 

Tom Wolfe’s The Right Stuff 

Sebastian Junger’s Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging 

And this, from The Hill: https://thehill.com/opinion/white-house/584905-biden-is-delivering-the-fastest-economic-recovery-in-history-why-hasnt 

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