Ep. 480: Thaddeus Russell vs. Academic Conformism – Part Two – Does the Plot Thicken Or Is There Actually No Plot?
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Historian and Professor Thaddeus Russell returns for a three-part discussion about problems in ac…
Thaddeus has launched the first phase of his Renegade University.
1. Thad’s Thoughts On the Work of Jonathan Haidt and generation-based explanations:
– Trigger warnings, moral dependency and the helicopter generation grown up
– Is over-parenting a class phenomenon?
– Media proliferation and the effect on parenting
– Are today’s hysterias worse that the hysterias of the past?
– Information Overload
– Helicopter parents are children of divorce?
– Divorce and fear of abandonment
– One reason why leftists hate families
– Safety animals for college students
– Thad’s Good Dad/Bad Step-Dad Theory
2. New Rejection of Intellectualism
– Liberalism (leftism) is now an identity and not an ideology
– debates are over
– what happened in promote anti-intellectualism in the 1960s; we have different theories
– define "intellectual"
– The new intellectuals of the 1960s are Marxists
– arrogance grows inside protective bubbles
– Listen and find out…
Thaddeus Russell’s Site – www.thaddeusrussell.com
Previous School Sucks Show With Thaddeus Russell – http://schoolsucksproject.com/category/podcast/a-renegade-history-course-with-thaddeus-russell/
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