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Delingpole: Jordan Peterson v Cathy Newman Best SJW Takedown Evah!
Breitbart ^ | 1-18-2018 | JAMES DELINGPOLE

Posted on 01/22/2018 5:42:40 AM PST by servo1969

If you haven't already, you absolutely must watch the encounter between SJW media maven Cathy Newman of Channel 4 News and free-speech-defending Canadian academic Jordan Peterson.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aMcjxSThD54

"I don't think I have ever witnessed an interview that is more catastrophic for the interviewer," says Douglas Murray.

He's right.

If you loathe the cant, self-righteousness, and stupidity of the regressive left, then you'll love this train wreck of an interview. It's the most satisfying piece of poetic justice since the Comet came unstuck in that tunnel in Atlas Shrugged.

Newman set out to ensnare and destroy someone whose politics she found objectionable -- but ended up being hoist by her own petard.

But this interview, I believe, is much more than just a conservative "lol and share" moment. I think it marks a pivotal victory in the culture wars -- an incident in which the weaknesses of the regressive left have never been more cruelly or damningly exposed. So I want to examine in more detail why.

It matters not so much because of who Cathy Newman is -- after all, barely anyone watches Channel 4 News -- but what she represents.

Educated at one of Britain's leading private schools, with a first class degree in English from Oxford University, Newman is the embodiment of the woke millennial generation: white children of privilege on a mission to remake the world anew according to the principles of the thing they call "Social Justice."

(Excerpt) Read more at breitbart.com ...


TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; Culture/Society; Editorial; News/Current Events; Philosophy
KEYWORDS: feminism; feminist; mediabias; peterson; sjw

1 posted on 01/22/2018 5:42:40 AM PST by servo1969
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To: servo1969

bfl


2 posted on 01/22/2018 5:48:38 AM PST by ClearCase_guy (Benedict McCain is the worst traitor ever to wear the uniform of the US military.)
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To: servo1969

The British Channel 4? I haven’t watched Channel 4 in America since Sue Simmons retired.


3 posted on 01/22/2018 5:49:05 AM PST by miss marmelstein
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To: servo1969

I watched that video.

She is absolutely black-hole stupid: stupidity so dense it has collapsed on itself with no particle of intelligence able to escape.


4 posted on 01/22/2018 5:53:00 AM PST by budj (Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead!)
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To: servo1969

After listening to this interview of the impressive Dr. Peterson, I ordered his new book (12 Rules for Life..,) that comes out tomorrow.


5 posted on 01/22/2018 5:56:05 AM PST by House Atreides (BOYCOTT the NFL, its products and players 100% - PERMANENTLY)
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To: servo1969

Couldn’t stomach more than a few minutes of that.

This guy should have called her out for constantly putting words in his mouth, being argumentative, and unwilling to consider the facts as presented to her.

She is the one who needs to grow up!


6 posted on 01/22/2018 6:09:23 AM PST by Paulie (America without Christ is like a Chemistry book without the periodic table.)
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To: servo1969

She was abominable. And probably after the show, she ran up to him exclaiming how great he was. But she came across as the reason women don’t get ahead - refusing to listen and nagging a gentle man into an early grave.

BTW, for people who like this Doctor, there’s a fun exchange on You Tube with him and Camille Paglia.


7 posted on 01/22/2018 6:12:19 AM PST by miss marmelstein
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To: servo1969

Excellent post. I was fascinated by the interview. She clearly has no respect for him or his expertise, because she is not listening to what he is saying. It is her arrogance or her belief in a false premise that has overriden her ability to think and understand his argument. He is succinct, intelligent and in complete control of himself.


8 posted on 01/22/2018 6:12:44 AM PST by Lopeover ( The 2016 Election is about allegiance to the United States!)
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To: Lopeover

To be honest, this is typical British-style interviewing. Be rude as possible and then turn into a luvvie as soon as the cameras are off. Off putting to American sincerity, of course, but I’m sure Dr. Peterson is used to it.


9 posted on 01/22/2018 6:23:57 AM PST by miss marmelstein
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To: servo1969

Peterson: I had bacon and eggs for breakfast.

Newman: So you’re saying kill all vegans?


10 posted on 01/22/2018 6:30:53 AM PST by servo1969
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To: budj

“So you are saying she did an exemplary job?” :-)


11 posted on 01/22/2018 7:05:53 AM PST by jiggyboy (Ten percent of poll respondents are either lying or insane)
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To: servo1969
Scott Adams on the Cognitive Dissonance of Cathy Newman https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZnyA5Wn1K_Q
12 posted on 01/22/2018 7:06:41 AM PST by servo1969
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To: servo1969

I took about 9 minutes of the video and had to turn it off. The woman twisted everything Jordan Peterson said, changed the subject so many times and just basically lied the entire time. She didn’t want to have an intelligent conversation with him...she didn’t want to learn anything. She was there to verbally assassinate Mr Peterson.

From the portion I watched...she utterly failed.


13 posted on 01/22/2018 7:34:54 AM PST by moovova
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To: Lopeover

“He is succinct, intelligent, and in complete control of himself.”

That is the key. We can’t expose the ignorance, arrogance, and disrespect of the left unless we remain in control; and that starts with self-control.


14 posted on 01/22/2018 7:43:41 AM PST by VietVet
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To: budj
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15 posted on 01/22/2018 10:29:39 AM PST by Para-Ord.45 (Americans, happy in tutelage by the reflection that they have chosen their own dictators.)
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To: Para-Ord.45

16 posted on 01/24/2018 5:02:46 PM PST by RightGeek (FUBO and the donkey you rode in on)
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