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Quillette is an online magazine founded by Australian writer Claire Lehmann. The publication has a primary focus on science, technology, news, culture, and politics.

Quillette is an online magazine founded by Australian writer Claire Lehmann. The publication has a primary focus on science, technology, news, culture, and politics.
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Quillette is an online magazine founded by Australian writer Claire Lehmann. The publication has a primary focus on science, technology, news, culture, and politics.

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@quillette

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Episodes

Journalist and essayist Meghan Daum talks to Quillette's Jonathan Kay about her new book

11/15/2019
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Author Meghan Daum talks to Jonathan Kay about her new book, The Problem With Everything.

Duration:00:40:16

Steve Richards, veteran political pundit, talks to Quillette's Toby Young about the forthcoming U.K. election

11/7/2019
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Veteran political journalist Steve Richards talks to Toby Young about the U.K.'s forthcoming General Election, becoming a stage performer late in life, and his recent book about recent British Prime Ministers.

Duration:00:59:41

David Adesnik, Director of Research at the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies, talks to Quillette's Jonathan Kay about ISIS, Syria and the Kurds

11/2/2019
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Director of Research at the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies David Adesnik talks to Jonathan Kay about the latest developments in the Middle East.

Duration:00:31:32

Journalist Jesse Singal talks to Quillette's Jonathan Kay about being harassed by a Slate journalist

10/28/2019
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Jesse Singal, contributing writer at New York magazine, talks to Jonathan Kay about being targeted for cancellation by Nicole Cliffe, a well-known left-wing journalist.

Duration:00:15:20

Journalist and pundit David Frum talks to Quillette's Jonathan Kay about the Canadian election result

10/25/2019
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David Frum, ex-speechwriter for George W Bush and senior editor at the Atlantic, talks to Jonathan Kay about the result of the recent Canadian election. Does Justin Trudeau deserve a second term as Prime Minister?

Duration:00:44:37

US Constitutional law expert Brian Kalt talks to Quillette's Jonathan Kay about using the 25th Amendment to remove a president

10/18/2019
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Professor Brian Kalt, an expert on US constitutional law and the presidency, talks to Jonathan Kay about his new book on the 25th Amendment and the difficulties of using it to remove a president

Duration:00:24:01

Amber Scorah talks to Quillette's Jonathan Kay about being leaving the Jehovah's Witnesses

10/11/2019
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Ex-Jehovah's Witness Amber Scorah talks to Jonathan Kay about leaving the Christian sect and her book Leaving the Witness: Exiting a Religion and Finding a Life.

Duration:00:44:56

Douglas Murray talks to Quillette's Toby Young about his new book The Madness of Crowds

10/3/2019
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Conservative intellectual Douglas Murray talks to Toby Young about the moral shortcomings of identity politics and the Marxist underpinnings of the Social Justice movement, both subjects of his new book.

Duration:00:50:05

Samantha Geimer, who was raped by Roman Polanski aged 13, talks to Quillette's Jonathan Kay

9/26/2019
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Samantha Geimer, who was raped by Roman Polanski when she was 13, talks to Jonathan Kay about why she has refused to be cast as a victim and how she's dealt with the controversy her stance has generated, particularly in the #MeToo era. She is steeling herself for another bout of unwanted attention when Polanski's new film—An Officer and a Spy—is released next month.

Duration:00:20:31

New York Times editor Bari Weiss talks to Quillette's Jonathan Kay about How to Fight Anti-Semitism

9/21/2019
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New York Times editor and opinion writer Bari Weiss talks to Jonathan Kay about How to Fight Anti-Semitism, her new book on the rise in anti-Semitism in the U.S. on the Left and the Right and what we can do to combat it.

Duration:00:28:42

Gay rights activist Shane Windmeyer talks to Quillette's Jonathan Kay about the Chick-fil-A protests in Toronto

9/15/2019
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Gay rights activist Shane Windmeyer talks to Jonathan Kay about his changing attitude to Chick-fil-A, which recently opened its first outlet in Toronto. As the founder of Campus Pride, a nationwide LGBT student activist group, Windmeyer was originally a sworn enemy of Chick-fil-A because the company has donated to groups opposed to same-sex marriage. But Dan Cathy, the son of Chick-fil-A's founder and the company's COO, reached out to Windmeyer in 2012 and the two have since become friends.

Duration:00:17:03

Professor Anthony Kronman talks to Quillette's Jonathan Kay about America's higher education crisis

9/4/2019
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Yale Law School professor Anthony Kronman talks to Jonathan Kay about his new book The Assault on American Excellence in which he laments the decline of aristocratic values in America's elite universities.

Duration:00:52:36

Carl Gardner talks to Quillette's Toby Young about Britain's constitutional crisis

8/30/2019
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Carl Gardner, a former government lawyer, talks to Toby Young about Boris Johnson's decision to prorogue parliament, whether it's constitutionally legitimate, and what the political ramifications are.

Duration:00:55:44

Professor Nadim Kobeissi talks to Quillette's Jonathan Kay about the dangers posed by Facebook's new cryptocurrency

8/23/2019
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Nadim Kobeissi, a professor at NYU and director of a cryptography consulting firm, tells Jonathan Kay about the risks posed by Libra, Facebook's new cryptocurrency.

Duration:00:28:49

Peter Boghossian, the Portland State philosophy professor, talks to Quillette's Jonathan Kay talks to about his forthcoming book

8/14/2019
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Portland State philosophy professor Peter Boghossian talks to Jonathan Kay about his forthcoming book—How to Have Impossible Conversations.

Duration:00:33:47

Professor Bruce Gilley talks to Quillette's Toby Young about anti-conservative bias in America's universities

8/7/2019
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Bruce Gilley, professor of political science at Portland State, talks to Toby Young about not being able to get his course on conservative political thought approved by his faculty, and his efforts to fight back against progressive authoritarianism on campus.

Duration:00:28:20

Heterodox Academy 2019 conference highlights presented by Quillette's Jonathan Kay

7/31/2019
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Heterodox Academy 2019 conference highlights presented by Jonathan Kay, featuring Steven Pinker, Karith Foster, Jennifer Collins Bloomquist, Dan Mogulof, Lara Schwartz, Brandon Calhoun and Coleman Hughes.

Duration:00:20:30

Toby Young talks to Quillette's Jonathan Kay about Boris Johnson, Britain's new Prime Minister whom he's known for 36 years

7/25/2019
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Toby Young, Quillette's associate editor, talks to Jonathan Kay about Boris Johnson, Britain's new Prime Minister whom Toby first met 36 years ago when they were students together at Oxford.

Duration:00:33:42

Nancy Rommelmann talks to Quillette's Jonathan Kay about how Portland became the woke capital of America

7/16/2019
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Journalist and YouTuber Nancy Rommelmann talks to Jonathan Kay about how Portland became the most woke city in America, what it's like living there, and why she's moving. She provides an update on the targeting of her husband's coffee shop by an outrage mob after she expressed some reservations about aspects of the #MeToo movement.

Duration:00:29:07

Professor Wilfred Reilly talks to Quillette's Toby Young talks about his new book Hate Crime Hoax

7/15/2019
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Wilfred Reilly, an assistant professor of political science at Kentucky State University, talks to Toby Young about his new book documenting the prevalence of hate crime hoaxes and what that tells us about contemporary American society.

Duration:00:47:10